Remove The WordPress Admin Bar

In Wordpress 3.1 they introduced an admin bar which is displayed at the top of window if you are logged in as an admin and are not currently in the admin area. This is a quick way to access the main a...

Automatically Empty Trash Posts In Wordpress

Do you create posts just to delete them half way when you realise their not good enough to be put up on your site? Lots of people create a post and end up deleting it. After a while your trashed post...

Change Browser Highlight Colour With CSS

In this tutorial today you will learn how you can change the default browser highlight colour by using CSS. If you take your mouse, click and drag your mouse on the page you will highlight the text....

Change End Excerpt In WordPress

Wordpress is a popular blogging software that allows you complete freedom on how you display the posts to your visitors. It is common on most blogs to have a snippet of the post on the home page of th...

PHP __get And __set Magic Methods

PHP is a loosely typed programming language, one of the features of a loosely typed language is that you can use variables without declaring them or their type. In other languages such as c# you need...

How To Use HTML5 Form Features

In HTML5 there are a few more features which allow you to do some cool things with forms such as validation without writing any Javascript which makes it easier for all people who don't know how to wr...

CSS3 Spinning Social Media Icons

We all want more attention on social media, it's all just one big popularity contest and were all fighting for more followers and friends. If you have managed to get people on your website this is a...

Getting To Know HTML5 Forms

In a previous article you learnt what is HTML5 all about. But this article missed out a lot of new features which come with HTML5 including audio and video embedding using HTML5. But one of the featu...

Using Interface And Abstract Classes In PHP

Interface Classes If you have done some programming before you may of seen the interface class be used before. The interface class is common in many design patterns. It will not add any additional fun...

Set Expire Headers In htaccess

A way that Browsers try to help speed up rendering the page is by taking static data and cache it. These are things like images, CSS and JavaScript files. As Browsers are going to cache these bits of...

PHP Magic Method __toString()

During OOP in PHP you need to debug the class, you can use the var_dump method but this isn't so user friendly, so you need an alternative to the var_dump(); PHP have released some magic method which...

Increase The Default Maximum File Upload Size In PHP

If you have a website which allows users to upload their own images then you will need to change the default maximum files size upload. The PHP default for all file uploads is 2MB, so the server will...

How To Use The HTML5 Placeholder Attribute

In my previous article on What is HTML5? I pointed out some of the new features which are coming with HTML5. One of the advantages of HTML5 are the features to HTML forms. The benefit of HTML5 is that...

Using Static Methods In PHP

A static method allows us to use the method without creating the object first. This means that we can use the scope resolution operator :: to use the method. Static methods can not be accessed by usin...

Store Files In The Cloud Using Dropbox

If you are a freelancer or even or you are a computer user who uses multiple computers you will need a space to store files in the cloud. This means that you can access the same files from any compute...