Do you want to exclude a category from your WordPress index page? It sounds like a simple thing to do, but there is a huge mess of blog posts out there with all sorts of crazy solutions. In this post I will try to simplify that mess by providing 3 simple ways to exclude a certain category from your WordPress blog’s homepage. Each method involves inserting a small snippet of code into your index.php file, you don’t need any plugins or other files.
Stock photos are a great resource for web designers, they save us time and money while also providing photographers and and models with much needed work. They are a practical and cheap answer to the question every web designer asks themselves; “Where do I get images from?” Even though stock images are a much needed resource for designers, it seems as though they have had a negative impact on the internet in the form of Stock Photo Cliches.
If you were to throw a Web Designer onto a deserted island with nothing but a laptop with no software and a wireless internet connection, could they survive? More importantly, could they still build your website?
Have you ever wanted to create your own Southpark character? Well there are quite a few websites that allow you to do this but my favourite is the original Southpark Studio. At Southpark Studio you can create your Southpark character piece by piece by selecting from the large range of hair styles, body shapes, skin colours, hats, clothes and crazy accessories. It’s actually pretty fun to create yourself and your friends. Here I am below!
Video game girls, video game babes, video game hotties! Whatever you choose to call these digital beauties one thing is certain, these girls are hot and they were designed to be that way pixel by pixel. Yes, I know they’re not real but does that really matter? These video game girls are examples of great design, creativity and attention to detail. They have inspired thousands of illustrators and digital artists around the world to create amazing video game girls illustrations and digital art.
In this Photoshop tutorial you will learn how to very quickly automate a batch process in Photoshop CS4. Let’s say you need to resize 100 images to a width of 300px. Rather than resizing all these images manually in Photoshop you can create a Photoshop action and automate the action 100 times with a Photoshop batch process. This will give you a quick and easy way of resizing all your images automatically. You can even perform other actions on your images like applying filters, blurs and other effects. To automate a batch process in Photoshop we need to firstly create a Photoshop action then apply this action to our images via a Photoshop batch process . I’ll outline how to do this below in a few simple steps.
As a web designer you need to test your websites on all major browsers (including IE6) to ensure that they are cross browser compatible. But you are probably already running IE7 or IE8 on your Windows XP system. So how can you install IE6 onto your PC as well? There are two great ways to install multiple versions of IE onto your PC and I will outline them below. Both of these free programs, “Multiple IE” and “IE Tester” were designed to work with Window XP. However there are some work-arounds to run IE6 on Windows 7 and other more recent versions of Windows.
Have you ever wondered what you would look like as a Simpsons character? Well you can find out by using this great Simpsons character generator.