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Options for SSL in WordPress

With the ever increasing focus on web security, SSL certificates have started to become common practice when setting up websites. This article will show you how to implement SSL into your WordPress website but won't go into details of how to buy and set up certificates with your web host, as this changes from provider to provider. That said, most web hosts sell and install web hosts for the clients for a relatively small fee. To make any of the changes described in this article you will need to already have an SSL certificate configured on your web server.

September 16, 2014 Author: Lubov Cholakova Rating: Not enough votes

Installing and Using PHPMyAdmin for Web Development

PHPMyAdmin (PMA) is an excellent free, open source web-based database client which can be used to interact more easily with MySQL and application databases. Jeff Reifman will describe how to install it, secure it and some common scenarios with which it can assist you in database administration.

September 9, 2014 Author: Lubov Cholakova Rating: Not enough votes

HTML5 Geo Location Manual

In this article you'll find the necessary information you'll need in order to learn how to work with HTML5 Geo Location extension.It features basic as well as advanced tutorials, also available in video format. We covered everything from enabling HTML5 Geo Location on a page to using HTML5 Geo Location behaviors and displaying visitors location information. If you still need any help with the extension, please contact us via Live support or the extension forums.

September 3, 2014 Author: Lubov Cholakova Rating: Not enough votes

HTML5 Data Bindings Browser Properties Manual

In this article you'll find all the needed information in order to be able to work with the HTML5 Data Bindings Browser Properties extension. It features tutorials on how to access the browser properties on your page, serve retina optimized images to retina devices, changing the content depending on the device orientation and also how to show/hide specific elements on your page. The tutorials are also available in video format.

August 27, 2014 Author: Lubov Cholakova Rating: Not enough votes

An Introduction to Android Transitions

The Android transitions framework allows you to configure the appearance of changes in your app's user interface. You can animate changes in an app screen, defining each phase as a scene and controlling the way in which the transition changes the app appearance from one scene to another.

August 25, 2014 Author: Lubov Cholakova Rating: Not enough votes

Add a Beautiful Table of Contents to Your WordPress Posts

If you write longer blog posts and want to give your readers a structured way to navigate your pages and posts, the free Table of Contents Plus plugin is an elegant solution. It automatically generates a Table of Contents on your page from section headings, resembling very much the great collapsible Wikipedia style contents boxes.

August 25, 2014 Author: Lubov Cholakova Rating: Not enough votes

Setting Up Push Notifications on iOS

Apple originally introduced push notifications to enable applications to respond to events if the application isn't running in the foreground. However, the operating system and iOS devices have changed significantly during the past few years and applications don't need to rely solely on push notifications to perform tasks in the background. This doesn't mean that push notifications are no longer useful though.

August 18, 2014 Author: Lubov Cholakova Rating: Not enough votes

Final Tips for Best Practices in WordPress Development

Welcome to the last part of this series. If you just arrived, please check our two previous articles. We covered so far the following topics: Tips for Best Practices in WordPress Development and More Tips for Best Practices in WordPress Development. In this final article, Damian Logghe going to talk about three important things that although they don't affect the plugin operation, they are essential if you want to deliver a quality plugin.

August 5, 2014 Author: Lubov Cholakova Rating: Not enough votes