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Monthly Archives: June 2011

New blog theme

Okay, I just spent a few days coming up with new look for the blog. It is based on the WordPress + Blueprint Barebones/Skeletal (or whatever you call it) theme. This is still a work in progress and if you … Continue reading

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WordPress: Multi-language translation for your theme

Although, there are more advanced multi-language plugins like qTranslate available, this post will deal with basic translations in your theme. Like for example, if you want to translate a “hard-coded” English strings in your theme. <h1>Programs</h1> … translated into French, … Continue reading

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CSS: Simple cross-browser DIV shadows

I am posting this for myself and for my brother, John (haha). <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd"> <html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" xml:lang="en" lang="en"> <head> </head> <body> <style type="text/css"> .Example_F { -moz-box-shadow: 0 0 5px 5px #888; -webkit-box-shadow: 0 0 … Continue reading

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