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How to make a Promotion Banner in Prestashop V1.6 using HTML Box

INTRODUCTION: Today I’m going to show you how to customise a FREE Module within your Prestashop Website so that it appears as a Promotional Banner when a new customer visits your Ecommerce Site. The goal of this Promotional Banner is to get more Customers to sign up to your Ecommerce Website. SUMMARY: This is a short tutorial to illustrate how to edit a FREE Module called HTML Box using a small collection of Web Developer Tools. The aim of this blog post [...]

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How to override the Joomla template.css file

INTRODUCTION: Today I’m going to show you how to edit the template.css file within the Protostar template in Joomla. SUMMARY: This is a short tutorial to discuss how to edit the template.css file within the protostar template in Joomla. The purpose of this post is to educate web developers and designers on how to make custom CSS modifications to their templates. I found this to be quite helpful in converting a html website to joomla for my client Firedam Civil. 6 STEPS TO [...]


Create your own Ubuntu Web Server

PC or MAC Computer VirtualBox: Download Link Ubuntu Server: Download Link Webmin: See website for more info phpMyAdmin: See website for more info ProFTPD: See website for more info This tutorial should take just under 90 minutes to complete. About 4 months ago I decided to move all my data to a Network Attached Storage device. This choice allows me the freedom to access my data on any device throughout the office, home or remote location. After researching the internet I discovered a popular, cost effective, [...]

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STOP online advertisers following you

Have you ever wondered how websites know what you’re interested in buying? For example your browsing the internet looking for a new iPhone. The next minute you notice that there is a bunch of advertising recommending Apple iPhone or the latest Samsung’s Galaxy. Perhaps an advert pops up that is aimed directly at you. How does that web-page know you’re looking for a new Smart-phone? Something very creepy is going on. The invisible mechanism that makes this phenomenon possible has nothing [...]

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Past Inspiration

Sitepoint.com is a website that stands out amongst all others. Sitepoint helped me establish a small web design business in Adelaide. Having a bit of time off lately I have been revisiting the site and it’s to see the many changes that have occurred in the past 6 years. Things that I have noticed changes have been the introduction of smart phones and tablets. This has changed how we view websites. Working away from the office these days I [...]