Learn how to make your own cross-browser consistent buttons and forms from scratch with CSS or Sass.
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Front End & Design
A quick and easy guide on how to set up a basic Flexbox grid for an image gallery.
A tutorial on the basics of responsive design, including grids and navigation to increase your knowledge of the fundamentals.
Back End Development
Learn how to set up a small database application in PHP without a framework. You will install a database, add new users, and filter through those users.
How to get an SSL certificate and enable secure HTTPS connections to your website.
A complete guide on how to set up a Node environment and install Gulp. In this tutorial, you will create a Sass project and compile, autoprefix, and minify the CSS output.
A tutorial on how to install Sass and use the command line to compile and minify your CSS.
Knowledge of the command line is essential for any web developer. Read this beginner’s guide to feel comfortable in the text-based terminal.
A guide to setting up an AWS account and installing the LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) on an Amazon cloud server (EC2).
An intermediate guide to developing your own WordPress theme. Learn how to add comments, blog post pages, custom posts, and WordPress functions.
Learn how to create custom fields in WordPress – such as for images, text, and checkboxes – without a plugin.
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the process of using various strategies to appear high in a list of online search results. In this article, I go over over my methods and some important notes to keep in mind as a web developer.
Learn how to embed highlighted code snippets into your website or blog, as well as create your own theme.
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