The default widget, “Recent Posts” list for WordPress is nice, but for some reason the date doesn’t skip to the next line by default. Add this to your custom css stylesheet to do so: .post-date { display: block; padding-top: 5px; padding-bottom: 5px; font-style: italic; }

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If you’re a web designer and on a Mac like me, then you’ve probably experienced the difficulties that go along with testing sites in Internet Explorer. There are those great resources out there like BrowserStack and Adobe Browser Labs (sadly discontinued), but what if you don’t want to pay $20 bucks a month just to test…

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It’s pretty easy to center a relatively positioned div: #div { position: relative; margin: 0 auto; } However, sometimes centering a div that has an absolute position can be a little tricky. Here’s a workaround that I’ve been using that seems to get the job done. Say you have a logo that you want to center in…

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I remember when I first started making websites, I lived by the Validator. It was code up a site, check the validator, make adjustments, check the validator; Validate, Validate, Validate! It more or less became this goal to slap a W3C logo on the footer of every site I made. To my dismay, I learned that…

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After finally trying out Coda 2 a few months back I feel like I’ve been living in a cave for the past few years. My workflow used to be as follows: design a mockup, open up text-wrangler, code up a site, and then FTP away. Before that I was even on Adobe Dreamweaver *chuckles*. These methods…

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So, recently, after nine months of sitting on the bench, I was drafted on Dribbble. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Dribbble, it’s basically a social network for designers. You start out as a prospect, create a profile, post your website/portfolio to your account, sit, and wait. Wait to be drafted by an…

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Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging! Don’t tell me what to do, WordPress! Ok fine, here it goes… What’s up world? This is my first notebook entry on the ol’ WordPress engine. It took me long enough, but I finally decided I had better come up…

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