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First Setup After Running a WordPress Multisite

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After creating your first site under a Main Site, preview it and you will see icky defaults. Here’s a list of what to setup so you would be on your way blogging: Settings Tagline Timezone Week Starts On Permalink (Post Name) Appearance > Customize Header Image (hide) Posts > Categories Change “Uncategorized” to “Updates” Also
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Removing /blog from Main Site of a WordPress Multisite

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Bet you also hated this: blog.example.com/blog/post-name That looks redundant. No need to put up with it. Here’s how to remove the “blog” slug from the permalink of your main site in a WordPress Multisite sub-directory installation: First, Edit Permalink Go to Network Admin > Sites Click “Edit” on the Main Site (don’t click the actual
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Different Component States

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In designing the user interface (UI) of an app, it is common to start with the design of the populated state of the UI. As designers, we envision perfect scenarios, common flows, and predictable results. This, understandably, contains the bulk of work a designer has to face. It contains all sorts of issues that need
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Revisiting CSS Levels

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I am currently making a curriculum for the basics of HTML and CSS. Revisiting CSS Levels, I have written in the past about it: Building CSS in Levels Elements of CSS V2 CSS Principles #1 The important thing to remember is to pattern it after the Levels of HTML wherein we must begin with Accessibility
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Links and Actions

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I categorize <a> into two: Links and Actions. Links will take you to another location, mostly for information while Actions could also do the same but with a more targeted purpose. Examples Links See my latest case studies Post by Author Name Actions Add New Category Edit Post Navigation Items Home Contact Settings Links can
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Putting Skip to Content Into Context

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Does the HTML markup of your website has an accessibility function in the form of “Skip to Content”? If yes, then you would notice that it is located at the topmost of the markup. This is as such in order to make it the first focus when using keyboard to navigate. Now you may ask,
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The Outline: That Thing Before the Wire Frame

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As UI designers, it’s easy to jump into sketching UIs through wire frames. Afterall, UIs are commonly visual. But taking a careful step of planning before sketching is a rewarding way of ensuring that the information embedded into the UI is well-thought of.
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Adding Classes to Images

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If you’re gonna check for the dimensions of the images and add classes to them, wait for it to load.
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I Passed the Post Exam of GWT Training of Trainers!

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Awhile ago, I received a surprise in my email – that I passed the ToT post exam. The little sacrifice of waking up early in the mornin, driving 46km to the venue, simultaneously participating in the discussion and working remotely – paid off. I am now qualified as a lab assistant during the Web Development Training.