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People Graphics For Site Designs

I just found this really great site with a whole host of vector cartoon people.

 

These can be really useful for a fun site design

 

Check It Out Here

Listify (Making Lists Easy)

Yet another little web app to make your life easier.   Listify allows you to easily create lists using RAW text. Just paste in the text and get the generate list button.   Pretty easy.   http://code-pal.com/listify/

Step By Step WordPress Theme Tutorial

Found this site that explains in detail how to create your own WordPress theme from scratch.   Really useful for people beginning to build wordpress sites.   Check It Out Here

Country Select Code

Ever tried to create a list of all countries in the world? Not the easiest thing to do….   Now its easy,  just use the code below: <select> <option value=” ” selected>(please select a country)</option> <option value=”–“>none</option> <option value=”AF”>Afghanistan</option> <option value=”AL”>Albania</option> <option value=”DZ”>Algeria</option> <option value=”AS”>American Samoa</option> <option value=”AD”>Andorra</option> <option value=”AO”>Angola</option> <option value=”AI”>Anguilla</option> <option value=”AQ”>Antarctica</option> <option […]

An Interesting Read About Website Styles

For me sometimes I find one the hardest parts of any website build is finding the right style to apply to the site.   Sometimes we hit the nail on the head straight away. Other times we struggle.   Below is an interesting read on how to research and learn new styles. I found it […]

Awesome CSS Tutorial For Message Boxes

Check the link below for a really useful and easy tutorial for setting up themed message boxes.   A really easy way to set up nice clean validation for on-line forms.   http://www.jankoatwarpspeed.com/post/2008/05/22/CSS-Message-Boxes-for-different-message-types.aspx

Useful Tips For WordPress

An interesting read for anybody building with WordPress.   http://inspectelement.com/tutorials/7-very-simple-tips-and-tricks-for-getting-more-out-of-wordpress/

Need Help With Your Colour Scheme?

I have always found that the hardest part of any website build is finding a good balance of colours on the site. What colour works well with other colours? What is the opposite colour to attract the most attention?   Some designers are born with the gift of knowing exactly what colours look great. For the rest […]