27 October 2017

Creating custom social media share buttons for posts

Creating custom social media share buttons for posts

Website developers might find it necessary to have custom social share buttons at the top/bottom of their web pages. Custom buttons, as suppose to the regular/default buttons, allows better integration with the rest of a website"s styling and create a more unique look and feel.

Author: Renier Delport. Reposted from Behind The Scenes - Creating custom social media share buttons for posts

11 October 2017

Reviewing a 10 Watt LED integrated tube light

Reviewing a 10 Watt LED integrated tube light

I recently obtained two so-called LED Series One T8 tubes and thought I would share my thoughts with you on a blog entry. I originally obtained the "LED Series One T8" in an attempt to add more light while filming my YouTube videos. Although the results were undesirable, I thought to write something about it here.

Author: Renier Delport. Reposted from Behind The Scenes - Reviewing a 10 Watt LED integrated tube light

02 October 2017

Using the Autodesk EAGLE free version for electronic hobbyists

Using the Autodesk EAGLE free version for electronic hobbyists

Autodesk EAGLE is a PC software package that designs printed circuit boards (PCB). It contains a complete set of PCB layout and schematic editing tools, library content and community-driven features.

Author: Renier Delport. Reposted from Behind The Scenes - Using the Autodesk EAGLE free version for electronic hobbyists

16 September 2017

A better way to add fonts to a WordPress site

A better way to add fonts to a WordPress site

With more advanced styling options available to us, it makes sense to be able to add unique fonts to our websites too. This post will show a better way to add fonts to a WordPress website.

Author: Renier Delport. Reposted from Behind The Scenes - A better way to add fonts to a WordPress site

12 September 2017

Connecting the ESP8266 to a breadboard and FTDI programmer

Connecting the ESP8266 to a breadboard and FTDI programmer

Compared with other microcontroller boards (e.g. the Arduinos), the ESP8266 is slightly more complex to hook up with a serial programming port. This post will show you how to connect the ESP8266 to a breadboard and FTDI programmer.

Author: Renier Delport. Reposted from Behind The Scenes - Connecting the ESP8266 to a breadboard and FTDI programmer