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As web designers, web developers and graphic designers we are always constantly looking at for those new resources, tools and application that can help us increase our productivity while working on our projects but find the time to find those is sometimes an impossible task to do it, so I’ve have done it for you.

As down below you will see some the recently created resources that really deserve your attention, everything from some great JavaScript tools, jQuery plugins, Apps for your Desktop, Web & Mobile devices to some awesome items in HTML5, CSS, new CMS, some frameworks and for those WordPress lovers I’ve also includes some themes and plugins and lastly you will see that I’ve provided some design files such as icons and fonts for you to use or to take inspiration from.

JavaScript & jQuery Plugins

Smart Fixed Navigation

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Smart Fixed Navigation is a fixed navigation that allows your users to access the menu at any time while they are experiencing your website. It’s smaller than a full-width fixed header, and replaces the back-to-top button with a smarter UX solution.

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It’s time once again for WordPress Wednesday and this time we will be having a look through the official WordPress plugin directory to see what were some of the newest plugins that been newly released to the WordPress community. Below you will find 6 latest plugins that hopefully can help you to put something new and awesome into one your WordPress powered website.

Some of the plugins that you can find featuring in today’s post can help you with improving the WordPress Dashboard Editor with some new fonts, a plugin that alerts visitor that their browser is out of date, a plugin to build your resume, a plugin that will set an image as the featured image at the same time your insert your post content, a plugin that shows the popular social icons and another builder plugin but this time you can build a contact form with ease.

1. WP Editor Tweaks for WordPress

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For the first latest plugin for this roundup is WP Editor Tweaks, this plugin is a super-simple WordPress plugin that improves both tabs of the WordPress editor with better fonts from Google Fonts (Source Sans Pro in the Visual editor and Source Code Pro in the Text editor) and improved typography. Once you start using WP Editor Tweaks, you may even enjoy drafting your posts in WordPress!

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Once again it’s time for us to see what were some of the best free and paid for plugins and themes that been used through out whole month of June. For many of us who were either using WordPress to build up and existing site or building a brand site for either ourselves or a client.

For the first WordPress Wednesday post of July we will be looking at what were the 12 WordPress plugins and themes that were presented to us .

Firstly in the Plugins roundup you will find 6 plugins both free and premium such as a plugin that can create a pricing table in any post and/or page, a plugin that allows you to put images beside menu items, a plugin that simulate responsive sizes or a plugin that allows you to have filters on your images

And secondly in the Themes roundup you will find 6 themes that can suit any occasion such as some responsive design themes,themes for multi-purpose websites and to those who wanting to sell stuff on their website using WooCommerce plugin plus many other themes.

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Genesis framework is probably one of the most popular WordPress theme framework as Genesis makes any theme special in many ways, whether its in terms of the actually design of the site, the functionality of the site or even optimising your site for SEO, you will find there are many plugins which are make specifically for the Genesis framework to make it even more powerful. So for this week WordPress Wednesday you will see that below is a small collections of 8 of the best Genesis plugins that will add tons of functionality.

1. Genesis Connect for WooCommerce

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This plugin replaces the WooCommerce’s built-in shop templates with its own Genesis-ready versions, specifically this plugin will replace the single-product.php, archive-product.php and taxonomy.php templates these are needed to display the single product page, the main shop page, and Product Category and Product Tag archive pages. These allow easy customisation of these templates, and ensure that you do not lose your customisations when the plugin is updated, you can place your own copies of these templates in your child theme’s ‘woocommerce’ folder and customize these copies as much as you like.

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It’s once time again to extends my earlier post of the 50 Handpicked Goodies for designers and develop for June 2014, like i said before this is an extension from my earlier post as I didn’t want to bury you with a huge list of great resources, so basically down below you will find some greatness such as JavaScript tools, jQuery plugins, Apps for your Desktop, Web, Mobile devices and I’ve included a tool that helps with testing development sites, web page builder, css3 animations to some great Plugins & Themes for WordPress and lastly some fonts, icons & UI kits that needs your attention to.

JavaScript & jQuery Plugins

jQuery fontIconPicker

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jQuery fontIconPicker is a small  jQuery plugin which allows you to include an elegant icon picker with categories, search and pagination inside your administration forms. The list of icons can be loaded manually using a SELECT field, an Array or Object of icons or directly from a Fontello config.json or IcoMoon selection.json file.

You simply just include a copy of jQuery, the fontIconPickers script, the fontIconPickers theme and your Font Icons. Now you can trigger it on a SELECT or INPUT[type="text"] element. jQuery iconPicker has been successfully tested on: Firefox (edge), Safari (edge), Chrome (edge), IE8+ and Opera (edge).

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As being awesome web designers, developers or even graphic designers we are constantly looking at for those new resources, tools and application that can help us increase our productivity while working on client or personal work.

Down below you would seen that I’ve have added some of the most recently created resources that really need your attention — I’ve have added nearly everything from some great JavaScript tools, jQuery plugins, Apps for your Desktop, Web & Mobile devices to some awesome items in HTML5, CSS podcast and a great web resources list for those who like designing websites and to those WordPress lovers I’ve also includes some themes and plugins and lastly I’ve added some UI’s kits, icons and fonts.

JavaScript & jQuery Plugins

Splitchar

Splitchar

Splitchar is an easy to use jQuery plugin that allows you to style half of a character.

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For this week WordPress Wednesday post we will be having a look through the WordPress.org plugin directory to see what were some of the recently released plugins.

Below in Today’s post you will find 8 plugins that can hopefully help you to put something new into your site, as some of the plugins that is featuring in today’s post can help create a simple and easy content slider, create some better helpful tabs inside the WP Admin Dashboard, a plugin that allows you to create a widget that shows what are your upcoming evens for your site or even having a sticky notification bar that sits on top of your site to a plugin that save those awkward situtations that you accidental publish a post before you even finish with it by asking a question “Are You Sure?” or a plugin that disable your comments and lastly a plugin that allows you to have a appointment booking and scheduling on your site.

1. Easy Content Slider

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The  Easy Content Slider plugin is a WordPress is one of the newest plugin that been designed to create interactive content slider functionality with category into your WordPress website. This plugin can be linked with very ease and with no hard understanding so this plugin is perfect for those who are experience the world of WordPress for the very first time.

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Once again it’s time for us to see what were some of the best free and paid for plugins and themes that been used through out whole month of May, as many of us were either using WordPress to build up and existing site or building a brand spankin’ new WordPress site for either ourselves or a client. So for this weeks WordPress Wednesday post we will taking a look at what were the 20 WordPress plugins and themes that were presented to us in May.

Firstly in the Plugins roundup you will find 10 plugins free and premium that can help you to communicate with your clients that wanting have ongoing changes or simple request their WordPress sites, making appointments for those who time is very important, a awesome drag and drop page builder to a forum module that fits right inside your WordPress site or a plugin that allows you to create, send and save online contract for your company and your clients plus many other great WordPress plugins

And secondly in the Themes roundup you will find 10 themes that can suit any occasion such as some flat design themes,a LMS theme, a theme for those who are in the hospitality industry to those who wanting to sell stuff on their website using WooCommerce plugin plus many other themes.

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It’s been a while for a WordPress Wednesday post that focus on bbPress especially finding some great plugins for it. If you don’t know what bbPress, well it is an amazing free plugin which uses the power of WordPress to run a  forum. Once you’ve download and activate the plugin it will use the built in WordPress functionality such as custom post types and taxonomies to allow you to create  forums and by using the existing member system so people can register and start posting.

Within using bbPress you can find that you can add more bbPress specific plugins to provide extra functionality, so today you will find 8 Great & Must Have bbPress Add-Ons.

1. CMS2CMS: phpBB to bbPress Forum Convertor

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CMS2CMS is an automated tool for transferring content from phpBB to bbPress. You’ll have your phpBB content converted to bbPress easily and swiftly with no hassle and no coding skills needed. It’s simple even for beginners. This plugin is a great idea if you has a WordPress based website and a phpBB forum and wanting to integrate them into one WordPress/bbPress site.

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Again it’s time for this WordPress Wednesday item we will be having a look through the plugin directory  to see what were some of the newest plugins that been newly released to the WordPress community.

Below you will find 6 plugins that hopefully can help you to put something new and awesome into one or more WordPress powered site, some of the plugins that you can find featuring in today’s post can help you to build a google map into your website, simply manage your database, or if you own or developed an resturant site and wanting to have a take reservations from your site you can find a plugin in this post or want to run frequent task you can us a cronjob scheduler and many other plugins you can find below

1. Google Maps Builder

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The Google Maps Builder isn’t just another Google Maps WordPress plugin. As it’s been built from the ground up to be the easiest, most intuitive and fastest Google Maps plugin for WordPress. Visually build powerful customized Google Maps to use on your WordPress site quickly and easily without ever having to touch a bit of code. Some of this plugin highlights are the Unique Marker Icons, Intuitive UI, Small Footprint as all the scripts and styles has been optmised and packaged with Grunt, google places API integration

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