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Hey, everyone! Time for a technical tip for those tweaking their website on their own. If that’s not you, feel free to skip this blog. One cool way to use photography on your site is to have a photo set as the background image on your home page, and have it take up the whole […]

We send and receive emails all day, but does everyone really know about some of the extra options for sending out emails? Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past couple years, I would hope that it’s safe to assume that you understand what should go in the “To:” and “Subject:” fields, so […]

Just a quick WordPress tip this time for theme developers, or people who just want to customize a WordPress theme they’ve purchased. Sometimes there are reasons to make a menu item slightly different from the title of the actual page. Perhaps your menu space is limited, but you have plenty of room in the content […]

Okay, it’s programming pet peeve time. Well, specifically web programming pet peeves. And really just one, so forget the plural there. Here goes nothing. If you do any kind of web programming at all, you’ll have heard of jQuery, which is (according to this source: http://trends.builtwith.com/javascript/JQuery) the most popular Javascript library in use today. It’s […]

We recently had one of our designers create a table design for a client with alternating column colors. Instead of laughing at her and not coding it, we instead decided to use a little jQuery goodness to get it taken care of. We included the following code in our document’s head, using the Google jQuery […]

Recently at a local WordPress Users’ Group, I discussed some of our favorite WordPress Plugins here at T&S Web Design. Check out part 1/3 below, with Contact Form 7. Parts 2 & 3 coming soon…

If you’re a Dreamweaver user and you try to make sure your sites work in Internet Explorer 6, this tip is for you. When using Dreamweaver templates, one of the things that Dreamweaver does well is automatically correct paths for you. This is extremely helpful, because you don’t have to worry about what directory you’re […]

Firebug in IE

October 20, 2009 by

I’m Sean Sanders, one of the relatively new programmers here at T&S. Our former programmer Nick Little blogged previously about tools to help with web development, and one of those tools I find incredibly useful is the Firebug plugin for Firefox. There are some situations when having the ability to look at the CSS in […]

Join us for this free workshop! In an hour and a half, learn how to create a website and get it online. We’ll be providing attendees with several one page website templates to choose from. Then you’ll learn how to fill in your template with actual content. Once your one page website is ready, we’ll […]

The is just a quick WordPress code snippet for those WordPress programmers or code dabblers out there. Recently we needed a page in WordPress to display the top parent page title rather than the current page’s title as the heading on the page. Here’s the code we used to accomplish that: <? $currPost = $post; […]