WordPress 4.6 will release on 16th August 2016. WordPress 4.6 is in beta currently and will have many new features.
WordPress 4.6 is scheduled to be released on 16th August 2016. WordPress continues to amaze with regular updates, something that is quite rare in a project of such scale.
When making a website, customize WordPress themes instead of building WordPress themes from scratch.
This will save you a lot of time, and help you achieve the most important part of any work: delivery on time. Developing the theme is where most of the time is spent on any website project.
“All for a chance to be a star”
-No More Parties In L.A.
Coding bootcamps is the in thing. Like spiked hair in the 2000s, or terrible mullets of this era. Now it seems everyone needs to know coding(terrible fashion sense not optional).
Pointing domain is the only way you can use a domain with Cloudways.
Cloudways does not do domain hosting. This is why pointing domain is needed for you to use your domain with Cloudways. I’m using Cloudways with Digital Ocean,
You can add Google Fonts to your WordPress site in under one minute. One minute to create a unique branding for your WordPress website. Why would you not do it?
Using Google Fonts can give your site a customized look.
Rem font sizes are the best way to do font sizing for responsive web design.Rem stands for “root em”
There are many units that can be used for font sizing: pixels(which is the traditional and most popular way of doing things),
WordPress Scheduled Posts for numerous reasons. They allow you to target the best times for publishing your posts or having a consistency in adding new posts.
To schedule posts in WordPress:
- Select the post you want to schedule.
Enabling gzip allows compression of HTML,CSS and other specified files. This saves a lot of file size, saving bandwidth as a result. When your site requires less bandwidth, it will load faster.
To enable gzip you must add the following lines of code to your .htaccess file.
WordPress 4 is named “Benny” in honor of jazz clarinetist and bandleader Benny Goodman. It is not a major update in terms of features and functionality. However, it streamlines and improves WordPress.
New features & updates include:
- Embedding URLs now has previews.
Loading jQuery using Google’s Content Delivery Network(CDN) will lead to decreased latency, meaning faster load time for your site. Using this method eliminates a request from your server. In some cases the user may already have the exact version of jQuery cached from Google’s CDN,
Keep alive is communication between the server and the browser that allows getting more than one file.
Without keep alive enabled, it takes more time to download the page.
Enabling keep alive allows for faster downloads of webpages.
- Install Velvet Blues Update URLs. Activate it.
- Go to the plugin and select Update URLs.
- Enter the URL you would like to change in old URL. Enter the URL you would like it changed to in new URL.
Remembering’s dangerous. I find the past such a worrying, anxious place. “The Past Tense,” I suppose you’d call it. Memories so treacherous. One moment you’re lost in a carnival of delights, with poignant childhood aromas, the flashing neon of puberty,
ICANN’s updated rules(from January 2014) for domains now require email verification. This affects every single generic top-level domains (gTLDs) such as .com, .net, .org, etc. as well as all the upcoming new gTLDs.
If you register a domain,
Blend modes from Photoshop have made there way across to CSS. However, not every blend mode from Photoshop is available as of now. The modes that have been implemented include multiply, screen, overlay, darken, lighten, color-dodge, color-burn, hard-light, soft-light, difference,
MEAN stands for MongoDB, Express, Angular and Node.
I’d consider myself a realist, alright? But in philosophical terms I’m what’s called a pessimist. I think human consciousness is a tragic misstep in evolution. We became too self-aware. Nature created an aspect of nature separate from itself. We are creatures that should not exist by natural law.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is out with a new map pack called Operation Phoenix. Operation Phoenix brings back eight fan voted maps, a Operation Phoenix case(containing any of 13 new weapon finishes) and a Challenge Coin(doubles as a competitive scorecard).
The eight maps that are returning include Cache,
Every kitten grows up to be a cat. They seem so harmless, at first, small, quiet, lapping up their saucer of milk. But once their claws get long enough, they draw blood. Sometimes from the hand that feeds them. For those of us climbing to the top of the food chain,
Gulp is like Grunt.
It’s a task runner.
To install Gulp on Windows:
1) npm install gulp -g (this installs Gulp globally).
2) npm install –save-dev gulp (this installs Gulp locally to the folder).
Awesome Screenshot Plus add-on for Firefox also installs adware, which they claim to give you an option to refuse. Having used this extension for a while, I can’t remember being given that option. An annoying popup called “Related products” got shown every time I visited any page with any sort of buyable products on it.
- Mobile, tablet and desktop are the three popular breakpoints.
Ususally they are at 480, 768, and 992 px.
- Breakpoints should not be fixed but should be custom depending on the type of site.
Vampires have become somewhat of a joke, thanks to the exploit of a certain sparkling variety.
What was once scary and terrifying is now considered a joke.
Scott Snyder, however aims to change that.
If the first half (till issue 30) was an indication,he probably already has.
- User testing.
This will be carried out to find out how the website is used.
Give the users certain tasks like adding a product to their cart, checking out, navigating and searching the site, etc.
Try and observe them in their natural environments.
The mobile device era is at full speed.
The sales of PCs continue to decline while Tablet and Cell phone sales continue to increase.
The mobile web is solely becoming the main web.
You cannot afford to make the mistake of making websites that are not optimized for multiple resolutions.
Co-op games on the PC are a rarity.
And by co-op i mean local co-op, not over the interent which would be multiplayer, in my book.
You would think that by now, every game could and should have local co-op for the PC.
From day one, happiness is all that we chase.
We give it various forms, shapes and names.
Some call it money.
But the reality is happiness isn’t something you need to get.
Because you already have it.
There is no excuse not to use version control.
There are many free and cheap ways of implementing version control.
Some ways are:
- GIT is the most popular and common method at the moment.
You can easily set up your own GIT repository .
- Photoshop mockups are static not dynamic.
You cannot interact with it.
You cannot click the links or enter text in the form.
It does not behave they way your design will behave in the browser.
- Designing your websites in photoshop wastes time.
Mobile first means designing with mobile devices in mind.
This means keeping everything to a need only basis and no bloating.
In this way, we design our site to be viewed with smaller screen size and slower speed,
Procrastination kills. It kills your creativity.
It kills your time.
Even worse, it slowly kills you.
But wait, that’s not the worst thing about it.
The worst thing is procrastination is completely preventable/avoidable/curable.
And the cure is free too.
Don’t forget to share the meat!
1) Used and recommended by Google.
A seen on varies blog posts on Google’s official Webmaster Central Blog, Google uses and also recommends using responsive web design. If Google uses and recommends it, are any further reasons required?
BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.1 seems to be right around the corner.
Rumours indicate it will be released with the 4G PlayBook.
Both versions of the BlackBerry Playbook will get most features, with some being exclusive to the 4G version.
Keeping busy during a roadtrip is so overlooked.
Yet it can make the mundane of most trips into an epic adventure.
Things you can do while the roadtrip include:
- Invest in a DVD player.
On an epic trip to Vancouver.
Covered more than 3000 km in less than 24 hours via great shifting of driving.
Took our first stopover in more than 30 hours in Regina,SK.
The city looks pretty.
Actually every city and place visited so far has had something unique and special.
The Tigers have one final step to end a historic tournament.
All that remains is to beat Pakistan in the final.
Can we do it?
A very inspired performance from The Tigers has sent India home early yet again.
Now they face Pakistan in the final of the Asia Cup.
Ethan Marcotte has been hailed as the pioneer of the responsive web design. He did after all coin the term, so who better than him to teach it? Making extensive use of CSS3, Ethan shows how to use semantic code,
The djent scene has rapidly started getting stale last year with more copycats and uninspired work than originals. Not to mention the completely pointless growling with ridiculous lyrics that most bands have for no freaking reason at all. Although Chimp Spanner might be considered djent,
Migrating your phpBB forums into WordPress can be done by just following these steps:
1) Install and activate bbPress http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/bbpress/
2) Install and activate ForumConverter http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/forumconverter/
3) That’s all.
The dashboard home screen displays a welcome message after a new WordPress installation.
If more than one person is editing the same document, everyone is notified.
Media query enables multiple CSS files to be used depending on media type. The same site can be rendered differently depending on weather it is an iphone, an ipad or a desktop device
1. Limitations of CSS media queries.
Responsive web design relies heavily on CSS media queries to be compatible on a wide range of devices. However, most mobile devices are not compatible with CSS media queries.
Dota 2 Beta has been out to the lucky few for a little while now. Does this game hold up and carry on the original?
The user interface has changed from the original Dota. It feels much more responsive and better.
Shakib Al Hasan, after his outstanding performance against Pakistan in Mirpur, is now the No. 1 Test allrounder in the world as per the latest ICC rankings. Shakib ended Jacques Kallis long stay at the top. Kallis was the No.
The long awaited album from progressive metal band Ever Forthright is finally out.
The self titled album was released on December 13, 2011 on Myriad Records.
Clocking under just about 80 minutes, this is on album that will rock your socks and shirts off.
2011 has been the year of the comeback albums.
Tahsan, Black & Nemesis all released new albums after quite a while.
Ending the party is Aurthohin with Aushomapto 2,
the sequel and follow up to 2008’s Aushomapto 1.
After what feels like ages, the long awaited second album from Nemesis has finally been released.
Titled Tritio Jatra which translates to Third Journey, it was released on 23rd November 2011.
Their last studio album was out in 2005.
Eid Ul Adha 2011.
Now go have fun, remember your family & friends.
Don’t forget to eat beef!
WordPress 3.3 is scheduled to be released on November 29th, 2011. But for now, you can try out the beta. The new features and updates introduced include:
The admin panel adjusts according to your window size and the widgets can be resized as well.
Our history was changed in ways good or bad, by 3 apples. One of them was eaten by Eve, one of them fell on Issac Newton’s head & the other one was made by Steve Jobs.
Without Steve at the helm any more,
Eid MubaRock, Eid Ul Fitr 2011.
Not without the usual, it’s Eid today or no it’s tomorrow drama.
That can’t diminish Eid one bit.
Ramadan’s done, If only Ramadan lasted a little longer.
An earthquake centered in Virginia with a preliminary magnitude of 5.9 hit eastern U.S. and central and eastern Canada.
The earthquake quake was felt hundreds of kilometers in eastern Canada, all across from Ottawa to Toronto and into New Brunswick.
1. Google+ Circles
Google+ Circles is amazing feature numero uno in Google+. It allows us to organize all relationships in Google+ by dragging & dropping in different circles like friends, family, co-workers, etc. This allows us to choose what we want to share with different circles.
On the backs of Angels, released on 29th June on youtube, is Dream Theater’s first ever release without founding member Mike Portnoy. It is also their first ever release with new drummer Mike Mangini and the first single from their upcoming album,
Tareque Masud. Rest In Peace, Golden Son.
Tareque Masud passed away after a road accident, on 13 August 2011. He leaves behind his wife, Catherine Masud & his very young child.
One of the greatest filmmakers ever of Bangladesh.
That small bit, the new doctype declaration, in fact is not required. It’s used for older & current browsers that require doctypes. Browsers not yet compatible will render the page using the markup in the standards mode.
You’ve seen it in movies. You’ve always wished you were cool enough to do it. Well, anyone can become broke & homeless overnight, hence anyone can couch surf. Best of all it costs nothing, but makes you a stronger person (ability to sleep anywhere,
We are favourites against Ireland.
A team that we have never beaten in major competitions.
Yes, things really are interesting.
Ireland have managed to best us and embarrass us on two separate major occasions.
But, we have whooped them when they came over for a visit at Mirpur.
It was a given that this was no easy task.
The weight of expectations is something that is new and will
take some adjustments. The Indian side just showed why
they are among the chief favorites.
With a batting line up like the Indians,
Well. It had to happen at some point. But we never thought so soon.
We are no longer “minnows”.
Qualification to the Quarter finals in the World Cup is now expected, not wished.
We should the world what beauty we hold.
Been a great month of Ramadan.
Ah, how I always feel that ramadan goes by too fast.
Good things, they never last long.
But we earned it.
So enjoy it.
Aaron Johnson as Dave Lizewski/Kick-Ass.
Nicolas Cage as Damon Macready/Big Daddy.
Chloë Grace Moretz as Mindy Macready/Hit-Girl.
Mark Strong as Frank D’Amico.
Christopher Mintz-Plasse as Chris D’Amico/Red Mist.
Directed by Matthew Vaughn
Released on 16 April 2010
Communication is vital. Yet it is getting more and more overwhelming each day. Maybe even minute.
Checking your facebook account and checking Gmail only to later find out that the message
you were waiting for was sent on your Twitter account.
A DC Universe animated original movie.
Directed by Lauren Montgomery & Sam Liu.
Written by Dwayne McDuffie.
Starring the voice talents of:-
Mark Harmon as Superman/Clark Kent/Kal-El.
Vanessa Marshall as Wonder Woman/Princess Diana.
The site is back (if anyone noticed it being down, thanks for being so regular!). The problem was due to the inexperience of the new management at my hosting company, who are upgrading and migrating servers. My site being down made me realise a very important thing.
George Clooney as Mr. Fox
Meryl Streep as Mrs. Felicity Fox
Bill Murray as Clive Badger
Willem Dafoe as Rat
Owen Wilson as Coach Skip
Directed by Wes Anderson.
Music by Alexandre Desplat.
Bangladesh is standing up. The real trials of any team are away tours. That has never been a strong point for us. 2009 was and will always be a great year for Bangladesh Cricket. The question was how great. Now,
Everybody’s favourite Irish Saints from Boston are back. This time around, they are out for revenge.
Written and directed by The Boondock Saints creator Troy Duffy, starring Sean Patrick Flanery as Connor MacManus and Norman Reedus as Murphy MacManus,
There are a billion blogs offering a billion apparent working solutions to a billion problems. Not so many blogs about university kids trying to get a hang of things. This is such a blog. Unlike other blogs, these methods are not guaranteed but ones I have used and am using.
Jordan Rudess is a rarity. A rockstar virtuoso who happens to be a keyboardist. Not just an ordinary one but one for a band called Dream Theater.
Dream Theater are the kings of progressive rock. They have a stellar line up which includes James LaBrie on Vocals,
Apple iPad. Really? So that’s the best name Jobs and co. can come up with? For a device nearly a decade in the making, it is truly uninspiring and quite frankly useless. Even thou there was unbelievable hype around this device,
Of course by now everyone knows what has happened in Haiti.
The entire country literally lies in ruins.
At a time like this, we all have to join together and help(if we haven’t already).
There are many fundraising activates going on.
Windows 7 is a piece of art. A classic. An OS like no other. I finally got around to installing my copy of Windows 7 Professional 64 bit yesterday.
Today I discovered something far far magnificant than imaginable.
Anyone(or anything) can be a celebrity. All you have to do is follow the list. Remember, follow it in the given order.
- Be absolutely talentless.(think about almost every single celebrity)
- Have absolute killer looks (artificially enhanced,
Sam Worthington as Corporal Jake Sully.
Sigourney Weaver as Dr. Grace Augustine.
Zoë Saldaña as Neytiri.
Directed/Produced/Written by James Cameron
Music by James Horner
Released on 18th December 2009.
This is James Cameron’s Avatar.
Robert Downey Jr. as Sherlock Holmes.
Jude Law as Dr. John Watson.
Rachel McAdams as Irene Adler.
Eddie Marsan as Inspector Lestrade.
Mark Strong as Lord Henry Blackwood.
Directed by Guy Ritchie.
The Systembaaj’s guide to Bargain Hunting : Dhaka Style
Bangladesh is without any doubt the garments capital of the world. Every brand you will find at all the world wide downtown stores are made here. Exact same stuff with some 19/ 20.