How to AMPtize your WordPress site

Earlier in this post, I introduced Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP). There AMP technology and its features discussed. Current post aims at implementation of AMP for WordPress platform via plugins in easy steps for non-programmers and those who do not have experience in web designing. One of biggest advantages of using …

What is Accelerated Mobile Pages?

Two weeks ago, I’ve participated in a hackathon and the project I worked on was about AMP. While I was familiarizing myself with AMP concept to do the hacks, I took some notes which I think is worth sharing. Following is the fundamental of AMP. Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP), is …

How to write mathematical equations in WordPress

One of the WordPress drawbacks is lack of default support of math formulas. Fortunately, there are few plugins available to facilitate adding LaTeX style equations. Among them, WP QuickLaTeX and Jetpack by WordPress.com plugins seem to work the best. Simply just install one of them and add your equation in …

Displaying WordPress post content in multiple columns

Two approaches are available to display WordPress posts contents in multi-column, something like this. The first approach is to use a WordPress plugin called Column Shortcodes. It is very good plugin with high flexibilty and ease of use particularly for those who do not have much context about web designing …

Social network content management systems

In the last few years, developing a new social network was a very cool idea, however, I believe nowadays developing such a system might be quite silly if there is no justification or innovation behind it. For instance, back to 2004, when Mark Zuckerberg started building Facebook, his idea was …

Quick Laravel 5 installation guide

There are many guideline for setting up Laravel in your localhost and majority of them are quite good. However, I have realized the are not very complete and some are very confusing. Hence, I have decided to write a simple and short guideline on how to setup Laravel 5 quickly …

Getting started with Font Awesome

To be honest, I am not good at web designing or more precisely I am awful at it. I also follow old school concepts in designing web interface which is a very poor practice. For instance, I don’t use CSS and instead I use font tag. However, recently, I have …

Starting with Laravel 5

Laravel is the most amazing PHP framework and according to this link, it is also most favorite PHP framework. It provides many facilities such as db migration, easy to manage, routing, sessions, built in libraries and many other things which makes task of web application development better and can say …

How to create Google Chrome app

Few months ago suddenly my curiosity caught me regarding Google Chrome apps/extensions and how it is created. I did googling on the internet and finally I have decided to make my hands dirty and create Google Chrome app for my blog (blog.madadipouya aka[formerly] GeeksWeb ;-)). Anyway, what I have found …

Create Mobile Application for your website

As you may have noticed this blog is running on WordPress which I am quite satisfied with what is provided and enjoying using tons of free plugins that provided. Few days ago suddenly, something came to my mind about having mobile application for my blog and I have started to …

Blogger vs Google sites vs Github

In the last couple of days I have become extremely curious about various blogging platforms and I have come to conclusion to write a short post for those that might get confused about the difference between Blogger, Google sites and Github. What I have found out regarding the mentioned platform …

Blink tag replacement

Blink tag had never been official HTML tag and it is deprecated now. In fact none of the modern browsers supports blink tag and is not working anymore. In order to find a replacement for blink tag, I was searching around an hour on the net to find proper and …

Few WordPress migration hints

Finally last week I have decided to migrate the blog to a better server. Actually, I had the idea long time ago but was sort of busy and also afraid of things go wrong. Anyhow, last Saturday simple blog migration started but for some unknown reason I was unable to …

How to add iFrame to WordPress sidebar

It has been said that a good engineer can create something useful with the tools given to him, although, I do not consider myself even an half engineer but I managed to do something fun. Anyway, let’s back to the story. Few days ago I have decided to add a …

Portable Native Client

Let’s assume that we have bunch of standalone applications which have been developed in C/C++ languages and we currently want to have all of them as portable web applications, means that they could run on various platforms and various architecture such as X86, ARM, etc. It seems that the scenario …

Simple CSS hints (part_3)

This post is the third and last part of CSS tutorial and I hope that these tutorial series could be useful for CSS learners and beginner web designers. Two older tutorials are accessible from following links, Simple CSS hints (part_1) Simple CSS hints (part_2) As you know that link color …

Simple CSS hints (part_2)

This post is the second part of CSS hints and tutorial and I hope that it could be useful for those who are learning CSS and web designing. In order to access to the first part click here. For changing the font of your content you can use the following …