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Why Web Design Client Referrals Aren’t a Slam-Dunk

For a freelancer, referrals can be an essential ingredient to a successful web design business. Booking new clients this way can allow you to forgo at least some of the costs involved with traditional marketing. Plus, there’s something to be said when an existing client goes out of their way to tell a friend about […]

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React Hooks: How to Get Started & Build Your Own

Hooks have been taking the React world by storm. In this tutorial, we’ll take a look at what hooks are and how you use them. I’ll introduce you to some common hooks that ship with React, as well as showing you how to write your own. By the time you’ve finished, you’ll be able to […]

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Getting Started with React: A Beginner’s Guide

React is a remarkable JavaScript library that’s taken the development community by storm. In a nutshell, it’s made it easier for developers to build interactive user interfaces for web, mobile and desktop platforms. Today, thousands of companies worldwide are using React, including big names such as Netflix and Airbnb. In this guide, I’ll introduce you […]

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DocRaptor Review – HTML to PDF API

Here, in this article, we’ll review the DocRaptor tool, an HTML to PDF API converter. The DocRaptor review will briefly discuss how it works with Python, some code examples, features, benefits, and perhaps pros and cons. What is the DocRaptor Tool? DocRaptor is an HTML to PDF and Excel format transforming document API. The tool […]

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The 10 Best HDR Effect Photoshop Actions

Often an HDR effect is a desired look for professional photographs. But what if you lack the equipment to achieve this? That’s where Photoshop actions come in. With just a few clicks, it’s possible to add an HDR effect to your photos and give them incredible depth. What we’ve compiled here is a great selection […]

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8 WordPress Plugins for Translating Your WordPress Website

In theory, the web knows no borders. This means that, inevitably, some visitors will speak a language that is different from your website. Depending on the demand, it may make sense to provide your content in multiple languages. You may even think of having a multilingual site as an extension of accessibility. There are several […]

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30 Creative Examples of Symmetry in Logo Design

A great example of a logo using symmetry is McDonalds with its golden arches. When symmetry is used in logo design, it’s a powerful way of shaping the image and perception that the target audience will have of the brand in question. Put simply, a symmetrical logo is a logo in which the left side […]

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20+ Realistic Macbook Mockup Templates for Photoshop

Apple’s Macbook has become a synonym for quality and thanks to these Macbook mockup templates for Photoshop, so can your work! Illustrating the quality of your design to your clients during a presentation can be hard, especially when you’re in software or web development. Yes, you’ve listed all the features and their benefits, taken the […]

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Bring the Latest News and Information to Your App with

The world moves quickly. That’s why having access to the latest news and information has never been more important. What’s more, users have developed high expectations when it comes to staying in the know. They want up-to-the-minute news about the subjects that affect their daily lives. Not to mention a healthy dose of sports and […]

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A Guide to HTML & CSS Forms (No Hacks!)

Historically, HTML forms have been quite tricky — firstly, because at least a little bit of JavaScript was required, and secondly, because no amount of CSS could ever make them behave. However, this isn’t necessarily true in the case of the modern web, so let’s learn how to mark up forms using only HTML and […]