Web Development Career Requirements Tutorial 1 of 3

Do you have what it takes to be a Web Developer? If you are thinking about entering this field watch these 3 videos first. They will give you some insight Continue ReadingWeb Development Career Requirements Tutorial 1 of 3

Rails Service Objects: A Comprehensive Guide

By Amin Shah Gilani – Ruby On Rails Developer @ TopTal. Original works can be located here. Ruby on Rails ships with everything you need to prototype your application quickly, but when your codebase Continue ReadingRails Service Objects: A Comprehensive Guide

The Definitive Guide to Marketing Analytics

Nabeena Mali: In many ways, marketing is an art. Finding that special combination of factors that not only cuts through the clutter to reach out to your audience, but also Continue ReadingThe Definitive Guide to Marketing Analytics

The Practical Getting-Started Guide
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By now, most people working in tech know and feel the deep concerns related to surveillance capitalism fostered and upheld by the tech giants. We understand that the root of Continue ReadingThe Practical Getting-Started Guide
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The Ultimate Guide to Agile Development on WP Engine [White Paper]

Agile development has quickly become the most widespread form of development. The benefits of agile development are obvious: more efficient workflows, better products, and more collaboration. But what does it mean Continue ReadingThe Ultimate Guide to Agile Development on WP Engine [White Paper]

Complete Guide to Cleaning Up Your WordPress Website

Dirt, grime, and that ughhh-inducing ring around the bathtub — we’re all familiar with pesky build-ups. Your bathroom isn’t the only place that needs a regular scrub, though. Your WordPress Continue ReadingComplete Guide to Cleaning Up Your WordPress Website

An Introductory Guide To Business Insurance For Designers And Developers — Smashing Magazine

At some point in your career, most web designers and developers can relate to issues with scope creep, unexpected project delays, client relationships breaking down, and unpaid invoices. The good Continue ReadingAn Introductory Guide To Business Insurance For Designers And Developers — Smashing Magazine

A Comprehensive Guide To User Testing — Smashing Magazine

(This is a sponsored article.) With a prototype of your design built, it’s important to start testing it to see if the assumptions you have made are correct. In this Continue ReadingA Comprehensive Guide To User Testing — Smashing Magazine

A Comprehensive Website Planning Guide (Part 3) — Smashing Magazine

In Part 2, I covered the details of evaluating a plan, choosing web professionals, and determining your website structure. The question of why planning for the web is just as Continue ReadingA Comprehensive Website Planning Guide (Part 3) — Smashing Magazine

A Comprehensive Guide To Wireframing And Prototyping — Smashing Magazine

(This is a sponsored article.) With the big picture established and your user interface considered, it’s time to start building some prototypes. My sixth article in this series of ten Continue ReadingA Comprehensive Guide To Wireframing And Prototyping — Smashing Magazine

A Beginner’s Guide For Non-Coders — Smashing Magazine

If you’ve been using WordPress for any amount of time, there’s a good chance you’ve come across the following statement: “Free as in speech, not free as in beer.’ If Continue ReadingA Beginner’s Guide For Non-Coders — Smashing Magazine

A Comprehensive Website Planning Guide (Part 2) — Smashing Magazine

In Part 1, I emphasized on the importance of recognizing the purpose of your website, and why planning for the web is just as important as planning for anything else Continue ReadingA Comprehensive Website Planning Guide (Part 2) — Smashing Magazine

A Comprehensive Guide To UI Design — Smashing Magazine

(This is a sponsored article.) With the big picture established — mapping user journeys and defining your design’s look and feel — my fifth article in this series of ten Continue ReadingA Comprehensive Guide To UI Design — Smashing Magazine

A Comprehensive Website Planning Guide (Part 1) — Smashing Magazine

As a veteran designer, developer and project manager on more sites than I can count, I’ve identified a common problem with many web projects: failure to plan. As the same Continue ReadingA Comprehensive Website Planning Guide (Part 1) — Smashing Magazine