glow button effect css

CSS for Button Glow Effect on Hover

There is a new trend in web design these days and that is to have a glowing button effect for call to action (CTA) buttons in an other-wise clean and flat design. In this post, I will create a simple button and apply glow effect with CSS on it when user hovers over it. We…

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How to Open Links in a Popup Window

Popup windows are not always desirable and are most likely frowned upon by many due to it being infamous for being used to open advertisements. However there may be a genuine need for opening links in a popup window in web applications. In this post, I will show how we can easily define click behavior…

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Generating Tag cloud on Jekyll blog without plugin

Jekyll doesn’t come with an out of box solution for generating Tag clouds, however with the support of Liquid markups and some basic CSS styling, we can generate Tag clouds ourselves without the need of any plugin. In the post I will show how I generate Tag clouds on my blogs built with Jekyll. Jekyll…

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Display Image caption in Posts on Jekyll blogs

After moving this blog from WordPress to Jekyll, I have been trying to manually patch all the gaps that I found between Jekyll & WordPress. One of them is the support for displaying Image captions along with the the image in posts. It is quite easy to add support of Image caption on Jekyll powered…

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Full Screen Background Image with CSS

Many modern web designs have started to adopt a large background image which covers the entire width and height of browser window. The website content is placed on top of this full-screen background image. The background image remains fixed at its position as user scrolls and is also responsive, therefore is suitable to be viewed…

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Moving from WordPress multisite to single Site

For quite a while, I have been running a WordPress multisite installation mapped to different domains. But recently, the use of WordPress multisite for my websites proved to be more of a hassle than a help and I decided to move some of my sites into single WordPress installations. In this post I will outline…

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