As PHP is one of the most powerful & popular coding language to learn among web devs. As majority of websites that we see on a regular basis are based on PHP.

Nearly every developer know that a proper framework enables us to create apps more quicker, safer and more efficient and choosing a framework before you even start building your app is crucial for it robustness & success as they are some real time-savers when it comes to creating and maintaining any PHP built websites.

In today’s article, you will see that we are looking to helping you to choose a PHP framework and as there are quite alot of solid PHP frameworks that you can find on the market, searching and find what the right one to choose is a time-consuming task, So I’ve done it for you.

1. CodeIgniter

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CodeIgniter is a powerful PHP framework that has  a very small footprint as it’s been built for coders that’s need a simple & elegant toolkit to create full-featured web applications and if you’re a developer who lives in the real world of shared hosting accounts and clients with deadlines, and if you’re tired of ponderously large and thoroughly undocumented frameworks, then CodeIgniter might be a good fit.

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Today’s freebie is a flat UI kit in a refreshing leafy green colour scheme. Included are lots of different interface elements from buttons, tabs and sliders to weather and calendar widgets for web and app design.
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It’s time for us once again to have our monthly WordPress Wednesday roundup of what were some of the best free and paid for plugins and themes  that been used throughout whole month of August.

For many of us who are either using WordPress to build up and existing site or building a brand site for either ourselves or a client sometimes see a new plugin or theme but that we like but forget about it and find what were that new item was is sometimes a time consuming task so for the first WordPress Wednesday post of September we will be looking at what were some the best 12 free and premium plugins and themes that been presented to us in the month of August.

For the Plugins roundup you will find 6 plugins both free and premium that does things like giving you an all in one availability calendar and pricing table for those who has either a eal estate and holiday rental websites, a documentation plugin, a responsive youtube playlist player, a WooCommerce plugin that automatically add Tracking Number and Carrier fields and more

and the second part of this roundup are the themes, down below for the themes roundup you will find 6 of the best themes that suits any occasion such as you owns a automotive based business, wanting to sell online with WooCommerce, a clean and professional design theme, a theme to showcase all of your best photographs, drawings, or illustrations and many other great themes for nearly any subject.

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The first freebie for this month is a collection of illustrated vector tools and desk items, perfect for creating unique hero headers. The kind of objects included are often seen on the desks of designers. The illustration is fully layered and vector in Photoshop and includes the following objects:

  • iMac
  • MacBook Pro
  • iPad Air
  • iPad Mini
  • iPhone 5S (Front & Back)
  • iPhone 5C (Front & Back)
  • Nikon Digital Camera
  • Shot of Espresso
  • Apple Keyboard
  • Magic Trackpad
  • Magic Mouse
  • & more

 

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Today’s is the last day for August and it’s the time to have our monthly roundup to look at what were some of the best websites that been produced through-out the 31 days of August.

It’s doesn’t matter if you are a designer, an agency that produced websites or even a developer in the web industry it is always a great idea to see what others in our industry has been creating through the month, the following sites in this monthly roundup are just small bunch of awesome sites that been createf, these example below shows us some good use of images, type, texture, navigation including today’s “must haves” and much more.

I’m really hoping that these can inspire you to create your next awesome website build that hopefully be featured in the next month roundup of great websites. so let’s begin…

1. Hash Tag My Ass

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The last freebie for August is a collection of icon pattern backgrounds in PSD format. These backgrounds are designed with mini random icons formed in a pattern. These backgrounds would look good with any type of project such as profile screens, sign-in forms and many more.

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For this week WordPress Wednesday we will be taking a look at what are some of the newest, greatest and free WordPress plugins that you can directly inside the official WordPress plugin directory for you to play around with.

The plugins that are featured in today’s post can as features such as letting you to grant read-only permissions for selected users to see selected posts, allowing the people who are wanting to have a plugin that allows you to simply create restaurants reviews, a plugin that display notifications etc, a plugin that allows authors to show testimonials, a plugin that create an optin form and a plugin for those who running a WooComerce site and wanting a product carousel to be different from everyone else who have a WooCommerce store.

1. WP JV Post Reading Groups

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The first plugin in today’s post is called WP JV Post Reading Groups, this plugin will enable you to grant read-only permission for selected users (with no administrator role) on selected private posts without effecting any publishing “rules”

Having this plugin installed on your site as it great for those who are wanting to have “special notes” available for selected users that you choose to have reading your specific posts.

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