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Social Media Image Dimensions 2018

Do you know where you put your notes on social media app image sizes? Dredging for this information steals time. Even more confusing is that the recommended dimensions frequently change. I've learned that it helps to create a large square image that can be resized for...

WP HTTPS & Rename wp-login

Using WordPress HTTPS and the Rename wp-login.php plugin may have you going in circles when trying to log in. This happened to me, but there was an easy solution. First, the error is caused when WP HTTPS is configured with BOTH Force SSL Administration AND Force SSL...

Affordable iStock an Oxymoron?

For the past five years, I've licensed stock photos from iStockPhoto (now just iStock) for websites and a few ebooks (which are basically long web pages). Most of these images have been x-small, small, or medium-sized JPEGs and vectors. Web designers and site owners...

Gravity Forms with BWP Minify

After a recent Gravity Forms update, a contact form (on another site) that uses conditional logic displayed as nothing but a white screen. Last year, the same thing happened, but was easily solved by not minifying Gravity Forms CSS and gravityforms.js. With GF version...

Symbols at the Noun Project

The Noun Project offers a large collection of vetted symbols that visually convey meaning. Some images are public domain, while others are protected by a Creative Commons license or copyright. Licensing information is provided in the Details box for each image. The...

Find Inexpensive Images

Photoshop and Illustrator are great for making banners, backgrounds, and other images that create the ambiance for a website. I enjoy working with these programs. Nevertheless, I'm not a photographer and I'm better at making some types of images than others. So, where...

Kind Words

Man oh man, the website is cooking now, isn’t it? I am delighted. And so are my readers! CCwww.christopher-cook.com