Code Learning Guides

Collections of posts that take you through a particular topic or project.
  • Application foundation 400

    Now more than ever, developers and designers are beginning to see the potential for using WordPress as a way to build web applications.

    By that, I mean that the community is beginning to see that WordPress can be used for more than blogging and more than just content management: Instead, it can be used to power database-backed applications that run within the context of the web browser.

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  • Wp white 400

    In this series, we're going to go through the many aspects of creating a theme such that it will arguably the best theme you've ever created.

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  • Theme customizer 400

    The goal of this series of articles is to take someone who knows nothing about the Theme Customizer, and provide enough information that you’ll not only know what the Theme Customizer is, but how it works, and how to implement your our settings into existing sections, and to introduce your own sections with their own group of settings.

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  • Jquery cover

    We recently had the opportunity to collaborate with the fine team at Syncfusion to offer you one of their popular eBooks, jQuery Succinctly, in session form.

    This session was written by Cody Lindley to express, in short-order, the concepts essential to intermediate and advanced jQuery development. Its purpose is to instill in you, the reader, practices that jQuery developers take as common knowledge. Each article contains concepts essential to becoming a seasoned jQuery developer.

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  • Http cover

    We recently had the opportunity to collaborate with the fine team at Syncfusion to offer you one of their popular eBooks, HTTP Succinctly, in session form.

    HTTP is the foundational protocol for exchanging information across the World Wide Web. In this series by Scott Allen, you’ll learn all about something you use on a daily basis, perhaps without realizing what goes on behind the scenes. You’ll quickly learn about resources, requests and responses, safe and unsafe methods, connections, cookies, security, and so much more. Equipped with this information, you’ll be able to write better web apps and services, and debug them when something goes wrong.

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  • Customize wordpress admin rachel 400

    The WordPress login screen is well designed – it's clean and simple to interact with and it works well on all screen sizes. But what if you're building a site for a client who wants to display their own logo to users logging in? Or if you have a MultiSite installation and want your users to see your branding when they log in? Luckily, you can customise the way the login screen looks quite easily.

    Extra Resources

    Another useful tutorial to consider is our Envato Studio resources on WordPress Customization. It's a different technique, but something that's equally handy to know!

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