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You have seen on many Mobile apps when you pull down from the top and release it the content is been refreshed.

The common example of this you see in Chrome, Opera mini browser for mobile.

In this tutorial, I show How you can add the similar type of functionality to your web page in desktop view.

What in the demonstration?

I will create two examples,

  • Reload page when the user pulls down the button at the specified height.
  • Reload page when the user releases the button.

How to make Pull down to refresh webpage with jQuery

How To Jquery

Did you ever thought to make an editable div element or <p>, <span>, etc. that works same like a Text field and Textarea.

Some websites allow the user to edit their content by just pointing to the content and start to update it.

You will already know that <div> is a read-only container that means you can’t edit the content inside of it.

In this tutorial, I show how you can do this with the contentEditable attribute.

How to make editable div element with contentEditable attribute

How To Javascript

If you are good at Photoshop then you can directly show text above an image by creating an image like that.

But what when you have to display text when the mouse moves over the image.

This kind of functionality basically seen in news websites or on some blogs they show the post image and title but when the user hover over one of the image then the short description about the post visible above the image.

In this quick tutorial, I show How you can show text above Image when the user hovers the image using only HTML and CSS, no jQuery and JavaScript.

HTML - How to Show Text above Image on Hover

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Recent post-Widget list your latest post and it helps you to keep reader longer in your site which reduces the bounce rate.

You can add it to anywhere within your site.

But, What if you want to show the thumbnail in the Widget?

WordPress by default doesn’t show thumbnail in Recent posts Widget and if you want to add it you need to either modify the code or use Plugins.

Using plugins you can set your post featured image as the thumbnail or show any default image if there is no featured image and you can adjust its size.

In this article, I show you –

  • How you can add Recent Post Widget in the sidebar of the WordPress, if you know it you can skip to Show thumbnail using Plugins section.
  • And, add the thumbnail using Plugins.

easily-add-thumbnail-to-the-recent-posts-wordpress-1

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You generally write your article and publish its right off, or if you write more than 3,4 posts a Day in this case you either schedule them or save it to the Draft. And publish it on the right time.

Why not use those completed or scheduled posts to shows as upcoming posts on your website. This lets the visitors know What is now coming next.

In this article, I will talk about it How you can show upcoming posts in your WordPress site.

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Schedule post in WordPress is its inbuilt feature, you don’t need any extra plugin for it, which is great. and if you want the more extra feature then you go with Plugins.

You will find many free plugins for this purpose.

Why does anyone need to schedule their posts?

If you manage to write 4,5, or more post in a day and you don’t want to publish all of them at that time. The solution for it is either save them to Draft and click on Publish Button for publishing when the right time comes. But you need to login to your Dashboard every time when you want to publish it.

The next case, if you completed your post at night and don’t want to publish it right away. You want to publish it in near future.

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One of the good thing about Chrome is it allows you to customize its appearance by using themes and add new features to it using custom extensions. The Chrome Web store is filled with lots and different types of extensions, you can also create your own extension and upload it to the Web store.

Themes are a type of an extension, which doesn’t contain JavaScript or HTML files. It has a manifest JSON file which contains all information about an extension and few images. It does not totally change the whole interface, instead, it defines how its interface looks.

If you are using a theme on your Chrome browser by downloading and installing it, sometimes you may want to convert your favorite wallpaper to a theme.

In this tutorial, we will create a new custom theme, which has a manifest JSON file and collection of images. And learn how to set in Browser.

chrome_theme

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SlideShare is a one of the popular web service where user view,upload and share their content. It support multiple formats e.g. ppt,pdf,doc,etc.

You can find content on the wide range of topics.

Member chooses its upload content is available publicly or privately. After uploading, it is available for the community, where member interact with it by like, share on various social media, comment on it, embed your content and even they download it.

To embed SlideShare Presentation to the website or personal blog there are two ways –

  • Without Plugin
  • With Plugin

In this tutorial, we check out both of these ways of embedding.

Within this tutorial, I am assuming you have SlideShare account, if not you can signup for it.

How to embed SlideShare Presentation in WordPress

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Chrome extension are the program which adds new functionality to Chrome browser. It takes little space in the toolbar for instant access.

It uses only HTML,CSS, and JavaScript to building a Chrome extension, except them no other web technologies.

From this tutorial, you get an overview on Chrome extension and How you can build your own.

What is the Chrome extension and How to build one

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MailChimp is one of most popular email marketing service, it is used by many webmasters or bloggers to send an email update to their audience.

Adding signup or subscription form within website allows readers to subscribe to the email list and get updates on website activities on regular basis.

Readers only come to your website when they find relevant topics otherwise they wouldn’t come. By allowing subscription form readers may signup to your email list. By this way, they stay updated about your next new post and check out to your website for reading it.

In this tutorial, we going to add MailChimp signup form Widget within WordPress site. We will add it using with the plugin and without the plugin.

I am already using it on my blog, I added it the right sidebar. Within the form, I am using only Email field and signup button.

How to Add MailChimp signup form to WordPress

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