What is Flexbox?

The Flexible Box Layout Module aka “Flexbox”, makes it easier to design flexible responsive layout structure without using float or positioning. Based on the article from W3 Schools, I provide some examples of how to use Flexbox. With Flexbox, the outer layer is called a flex container with its display parameter set to “flex” in …

Adding Default Blocks and Block Patterns to WordPress Post Types?

My colleague, Leon Rainbow, wrote about the advent of Block Patterns in the WordPress Gutenberg Editor back in March. With it, Web developers can assemble a set of blocks that could be reused within the editor to construct relatively complex page elements. Block Patterns can also be assembled without programming using a number of third-party …

New Zoom Apps

Zoom has announced on July 21, 2021 the integration of apps inside of their video conferencing platform. ” Zoom Apps, you can streamline workflows, collaborate with colleagues, and also bring elements of fun and wellness into your interactions with colleagues, friends, and family members. Zoom Apps gives you plenty of screen space to collaborate with …

Art All Night Selects Show Launched

For the last few years we have been working with Artworks Trenton and the Art All Night event to create an interactive gallery for the Art All Night and 10 x 10 events. We created a custom WordPress based Online Art Gallery Service that uses a Contact Form to create a gallery and slideshow. This …

What is WebP and Why Do I Need It ?

WebP is a image format created by Google that compresses images for the web 25-35% smaller than JPG/ PNG with virtually no visible difference. Page speed is one major factors of your SEO Performance. Images make up a major part of a websites payload. Basically, it is possible to drastically reduce your server load, speed …

What’s New in Bootstrap 5

Bootstrap the wildly popular customizable responsive frame work based on twitter. Version 5 was released May 5, 2021. This version has some great updates and should be a smoother transition than from Bootstrap 3-4. Here is a quick list of some of the new changes New look and feel More explanation on customization Expands on …

Cooking Recipe SEO for WordPress and Drupal Websites

Search Engines like Google, Microsoft, Yandex, and Yahoo use Schema tags (also called meta tags) as a shared vocabulary to display content. There are lots of them from image, heading, reviews, etc. We are going to focus on the ones that are specific to food recipes. This will help the the search engines recognize not …

Best Web Graphics Apps 2021

We have looked at some of our favorite web graphics apps. There are the tried and true old favorites like Photoshop and Illustrator. Also, some fresh faces like Spark and Canva. No matter what your skill level there is a graphics app for you. All work great whether you are designing a social media post …