These days it’s hard to imagine a chat thread or news feed without memes. But what exactly are memes, and just how did they become so popular? The answers are straightforward. In fact, although the humorous photos and captions might seem spontaneous, their use is underpinned by complex psychology. Keep reading to find out what makes a successful meme and how you can create your very own memes for...
These days artists have a variety of ways to sell art online. In this article, we will describe the advantages and disadvantages of selling art online. In addition, you will learn about the importance of your own artist’s website, why a social media presence is important, and what you should consider when choosing an online gallery.
The quality and quantity of features offered by free email providers is forever improving. Ever increasing amounts of storage space, greater levels of security, and more modern user interfaces are all being made available free of charge. But the list of possible providers is long and, in many ways, unclear. Our article gives an insightful overview of eight of the best free email providers out...
Learn the basics of the Blade syntax and templating system. Laravel's Blade template system is one of the ways in which the Laravel PHP framework makes the life of a developer easier.
Learn how to use the Curl utility to work with CouchDB from the command line. Although the Futon web admin interface is an easy way to perform simple operations with CouchDB, the API is the most flexible, fast, and powerful way to perform standard CRUD (Create, Read, Update, Delete) operations in CouchDB, both by hand and with scripts.
Learn how to set up a basic HTTP authentication system. This will allow you to password protect particular directories on your website, so that they can only be accessed after logging in with a username and password.
For years, Apache had been the uncontested go-to web servers and comprised the basis of most websites published in the World Wide Web. The increasing technical requirements of modern web projects and the growing demands and expectations of internet users has brought on a sea change of sorts. Alternatives like NGINX are becoming ever more popular and are slowly creeping up on the classic server...
This tutorial includes step-by-step instructions for installing Joomla on an NGINX server. Joomla is a popular and award-winning content management system (CMS) which has won over millions of users thanks to its extensibility and ease-of-use.
PostgreSQL is an open source object-relational database system with over 15 years of active development and a reputation for reliability. Learn how to install PostgreSQL on Windows Server 2016.
PhpMyAdmin is a convenient way to manage MySQL/MariaDB for those who prefer a browser-based interface over the traditional command-line interface. Learn how to install and use phpMyAdmin on a Cloud Server with Linux (CentOS 7).