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These tutorials are a method of transferring knowledge and may be used as a part of a learning process. More interactive and specific than a book or a lecture; a tutorial seeks to teach by example and supply the information to complete a certain task.


Tutorial – Mastering The WordPress Visual Editor

Please note: this tutorial assumes that you are using WordPress 3.3.1. At its core, WordPress is a Content Management System (CMS). Although it gives you control over every aspect of design and functionality, websites are nothing without content, and content creation and management are what drives WordPress. With that in mind, today we are going […]


Tutorials – How to Transfer WordPress

This tutorial will teach you how to transfer a WordPress-based website in a manner that best fits your needs. Whether you are moving from or  from a stand-alone application, there instruction will help you. Transferring a WordPress application from one hosting provider to another is an easy task if performed properly. Basically the transfer […]


Tutorials – Getting Started with WordPress

How to start a WordPress blog? All you need to do is sign up for a hosting account, and have the WordPress application installed. Here at SiteGround we offer FREE WordPress installation! With our WordPress hosting package you can start creating your site right away! If you already have a hosting account and would like […]


Tutorials – WordPress Introduction

If you plan to start your own blog website, the best choice for a blog application would be WordPress. WordPress is an Open Source blog tool which offers a rich set of features as well as a large supporting community. WordPress has an intuitive administration interface which anyone can handle. In WordPress you will be […]


Tutorials – Ghosting An Image With Photoshop

Written by Steve Patterson. In this Photoshop effects tutorial, we’re going to look at a way to give a photo a more “ghostly” appearance. I’m a fan of horror films, but I admit I’m a bit shallow in that I usually just watch them for the special effects. I’m usually sitting there thinking to myself, […]


Tutorials – Photo Within A Photo In Photoshop CS6

Written by Steve Patterson. In this Photoshop tutorial, we’ll learn a simple way to bring more attention to the main subject of an image by creating the illusion that there’s a smaller, cropped version of the photo inside the full size original, and we’ll add to the effect by converting the remaining area outside the […]


Tutorials – Managing Panels In Photoshop CS6

Written by Steve Patterson. In this Photoshop CS6 tutorial, we’ll learn how to manage and organize all of the panels that make up such a large part of Photoshop’s interface. Much of the work we do in Photoshop involves the use of panels. The Layers panel, for example, is where we add, delete, select and […]