Articles Written by Jean-Baptiste Jung

Python Modules List
Top 50 Ultimate Python Modules List

One thing I really love with the Python programming language is its incredible extensibility. Here’s a list of 50 awesome modules for Python, covering almost all needs: Databases, GUIs, Images,

Vim Commands
130+ Essential Vim Commands

Since the 1970’s, Vi and its successor Vim have been included by default on many operating systems, including almost all GNU/Linux distributions. Vim is free and open-source and is one

Kinsta Review: Is It Worth Its Price?

Read our in-depth Kinsta review to find out if your should use Kinsta to host your WordPress site. Kinsta Starting from $30/mo Rating:  4.5/5 Visit Website Very fast and

CSS Spinners and Loaders
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The Best CSS Spinners & Loaders

Using modern CSS techniques, it has never been easier to create a loader/spinner of any kind. This article showcases over 40 different techniques and styles.

Online Code Editor
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10+ Best Online Code Editors

As a developer, your main tool is obviously the one that allows you to turn your ideas into code: A text editor. As time goes by, more online text editors

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Best CSS Frameworks for Building Better Websites

When building a website, using a CSS framework is a real time saver as it provides you with tools every web designer and front-end developer needs when crafting a site

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Best WooCommerce Code Snippets: Add to Cart Link & More

Since over 5 years, WooCommerce is recognized as the most powerful and easy to use e-commerce plugin for WordPress. In this article, I have compiled my all time favorite hacks and code snippets to extend WooCommerce possibilities.

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InMotion Hosting Review & Giveaway

Web hosting is a very important aspect of owning a website, as you need a reliable, fast and secure host. But there’s hundreds of companies providing hosting. Today, let’s have

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CodeIgniter Tutorial: Learn to Master CodeIgniter

CodeIgniter is an open source rapid development web application framework, for use in building dynamic web sites with PHP. In today’s article, I have compiled 10 very useful tutorials to learn to do almost everything with this powerful PHP framework.

CSS Tricks
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Advanced CSS Tricks and Techniques

As time goes by, CSS is becoming more and more powerful and nowadays it offers lots of possibilities to create visually stunning websites. This article is a compilation of fresh,

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PHP cURL Examples: 10 Awesome Things to Do With cURL

cURL, and its PHP extension libcURL, are tools which can be used to simulate a web browser. In fact, it can for example, submit forms. In this article, I’m going to show you 10 incredible things that you can do using PHP and cURL.

WordPress Breadcrumbs
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WordPress Breadcrumbs: How to Use This Function?

Unfortunely, WordPress doesn’t have a default function to display a breadcrumb. We’ll see how to create this navigation technique, and display it on our posts, pages and categories archives. Breadcrumb…What’s

HTML5 Audio Players
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HTML5 Audio Player: The 10 Best Players

Among other great features, the new HTML5 specification allow native audio streaming. In this article, I have compiled the 10 most awesome HTML5 audio players available today.

HTML5 Audio Tag
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Mastering The HTML <audio> Tag

Introduced with HTML5, the <audio> tag defines a sound and is used to embed audio content such as music or other streams in HTML documents. As of 2020, <audio> is

How to Create a WordPress Contact Form WITHOUT Plugin

Many WordPress plugins can add a contact form to your blog, but a plugin is not necessary. In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how you can create a built-in contact form for your WordPress theme.

10 Awesome PHP Functions & Snippets (Sanatize Input etc.)

Every web developer should keep useful code snippets in a personal library for future reference. Today, I’m showing you the 10 most useful snippets and functions I have added to my snippet library from the past 3 months.

CSS Animations
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CSS Transitions: Tutorial and Examples

Since the release of the CSS3 specification, transitions are allowing web designers and front-end web developers to create stunning CSS animations in pure CSS, without using JavaScript. This quick CSS

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WZone Plugin Review: Best Amazon Affiliate Plugin?

Since the Internet is around, affiliate marketing has always been one of the most efficient ways to make money online by promoting third-party products. Today, let’s take a look at WooCommerce Amazon Affiliates, a WordPress plugin designed to help you make money online using the Amazon affiliate program.

FFmpeg Commands
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19 FFmpeg Commands For All Needs

FFmpeg is a multiplatform, open-source library to record, convert and stream video and audio files. Created in 2000, it is a powerful command-line tool that runs on Linux, Windows and

Top 10 Web Development Best Practices

Front-end web developent can seem to be easy at first, but producing a clean, semantic, and cross-browser code is definitely a hard job. In this article, I have compiled the top 10 best practices that have been useful to me in the past 3 years.

HTML/CSS Progress Bar
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How to Create a CSS Progress Bar

The newest additions to both the HTML and CSS specifications allow web developers to craft beautiful and user-friendly components. Amongst those components, progress/loading bars can contribute to making your website

PHP Regex for Developers
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PHP Regex for Web Developers

Regular expressions are a very useful tool for developers. They allow to find, identify or replace a word, character or any kind of string. This tutorial will teach you how

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jQuery Document Ready: Tips & Practical Examples

jQuery is extremely popular amongst front-end developers and is the preferred JavaScript framework of most coders. But even if jQuery can simplify your JS development and add a lot of possibilities, there’s cases where you can’t use jQuery. Here is tips and practical examples about how to do things you usually done with jQuery without using the popular framework.

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PHP: How to Add Expire Headers for External Scripts

Every website is using external JavaScript files. They are required for example when using Google Analytics, or an ad provider like BuySellAds. In order to leverage browser caching and optimize

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10 Useful Text & XML Formatting Tools Online

As a web developer or online publisher, you have to deal with poorly formatted text files on a daily basis. So how to survive in this jungle of HTML written on Word files, messy PHP source code and minified CSS? This article showcases the current most interesting online formatting tools in order to make your editing faster, easier and more efficient.

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5 Python Scripts for SEO: Google Trends API & More

Python is not only an amazing programming language, it’s also very helpful when it comes to developing tools for SEO. In this article, I have compiled 5 of the best Python scripts to optimize your website SEO: Check broken links and indexed URLs, grab data from Mozscape, and more.

PHP Cache
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How to Create a Simple and Efficient PHP Cache

When working on PHP websites made from scratch and without a framework, speed can often be an issue. Caching is extremely useful in order to speed up PHP webpages. In

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10 PHP Functions & Code Snippets to Work with Dates

Dates are always an important part of any website or app, but they can be a little tricky to deal with, especially for beginners. Here is a list of a few PHP functions and code snippets that will definitely come in handy when dealing with dates.

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Visual Composer Review and Discount Code

Since a few years, drag and drop builders have attracted significant attention in the world of WordPress website development. Amongst them, Visual Composer is one of the most popular plugins

Top 10 JavaScript Slideshows, Carousels, and Sliders

When you’re looking for a very eye-candy way to display your content, slideshows are always a good choice. Here’s our selection of 10 cross-platform, absolutely stunning slideshows, carousels and sliders, based on Mootools, JQuery, Yahoo! User Interface, and Script.aculo.us.

Programming Blogs
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Top Programming Blogs to Improve Your Skills

It’s important to follow trends in your field to ensure you’re staying current on standards and protocols and perhaps more so in the field of coding. Programmers of all specialties

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How to Create AJAX Forms Using the WordPress wp_nonce_field

When creating a WordPress theme or plugin, AJAX is often used in order to enhance the user experience. In order to ensure security and protect your site against several types of attacks including CSRF, WordPress provides security tokens called nonces. In this article, I’ll show you how to use nonces to protect AJAX requests on a WordPress site.

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Node.js for Beginners: Where to Start?

Node.js is an open-source, cross-platform JavaScript run-time environment that executes JavaScript code server-side. Trusted by many big names on the Internet, Node.js popularity is growing exponentially. In order to get you started with this fascinating tool, here is a list of the most useful tutorials on the subject.