July 1, 2015

Web design and development collection #6

css, mobile, app, development, animation, prototypes, heatmap, design, symmertry, assymmetry, icons, mock-up, perspective, startup, checkbox

June 15, 2015

Web design and development collection #5

code, css4, selectors, sports icons, invoice, generator, email, templates, human eye UI, colors, contrast, control, wordpress, hosting, VPS

Related Posts Plugins performace – measured

Ernest Marcinko Blog, Reviews 16 Comments

Last week I found out that many WordPress hosts ban many of the most popular plugins from their users. Most of these plugins are Related Posts plugins. I guess they are afraid of excessive database usage. However I myself was interested in this topic as I already made one related posts plugin myself, called Related Posts Lite. Before you continue, please …

Responsible WordPress plugin development – More compatibility, less support tickets

Ernest Marcinko Tutorials, Wordpress 1 Comment

The wordpress plugin database is now filled with thousands of plugins. In my first few months of development I encountered lots of incompatibility issues, I almost recieved a support ticket after each selling. Altough you cannot make a plugin that is 100% compatible with all the other plugins in the repository, but you can and must try to make it …

CSS :not() vs. jQuery :not() – not the same

Ernest Marcinko jQuery, Tutorials 2 Comments

Most of you might already have heard of pseudo classes in CSS, might as well about the :not() negation pseudo class as well. It does what it sounds like it does, selects an element, which is not represented by it’s argument. It’s important to notice that it can only take a simple selector. Keep in mind, that there might be better and …

Swap file – Beginners guide to Digital Ocean

Ernest Marcinko Hosting, Tutorials 3 Comments

If you reached this step, your server is up and running flawlessly. However after gaining some traffic it will run out of memory and some of the processes will fail. To avoid that, we need a swap file. If you need more information I recommend reading the original swap file tutorial on digital ocean. This article is basically a shorter …

Related posts lite – free plugin

Ernest Marcinko Free Plugins, Wordpress 4 Comments

After releasing the pro version, I have decided to make a free version of the plugin as well. Of course it has a lot less options, but enough for a simple regular usage. The plugin features 6 different layouts as well. Related posts lite is a simple related posts plugin, yet with a very powerful related posts engine. In fact …

Knowledgebase

Welcome to the knowledge base! These articles will help you troubleshooting and fine tuning your plugins without support. It is highly recommended to read the product documentation first – as it holds most of the information regarding the basic usage of the plugin. Search the knowledge base:

jQuery element rotation plugin

Ernest Marcinko Blog, Tutorials 2 Comments

In my previous project I needed to rotate some elements, but I hadn’t found any jQuery plugins regarding this issue. (which of course works with ie7 and ie8 as well!) So I decided to take some time and write this small snippet for jQuery to make the CSS3 rotation easier. It’s a little slow with internet explorer 7 and internet …