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How to change http to tel in WordPress

I'm working on a mobile site built on WordPress and JQuery Mobile. I needed one of those fancy click-to-call buttons for the phone number, so I was using a WordPress Custom Link in a Custom Menu. Unfortunately, WordPress kept reverting my "tel:512.555.5555" link into...

Eye On Design: MoneyAsYouGrow.org

Not only does MoneyAsYouGrow.org have a great purpose (it teaches kids the lessons about money that they don't learn in school), it has great design. What I love: great tagline it explains the website's purpose authority is established through the use of the...

Ruh roh. Trouble in HTML Land, Scooby.

The HTML-standards bodies have officially divorced. The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and the Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG) are following their own goals for HTML. Hopefully, this won't be as bad as it could be. Read the full HTML story...

Free Fonts and Drew Barrymore Directs!

Free Fonts and Drew Barrymore Directs!

Two great links on this Tuesday: 1. Smashing Magazine has compiled 33 high-quality fonts, free for most uses. (The only one I couldn't figure out how to download was Ubuntu, which brings the count down to 32--still not a shabby number.) For all you font fiends out...

WordPress Video Lightbox Plugin

I was searching for a lightbox plugin for a client this afternoon. I ran across a plugin by Ruhul Amin. I really liked the live demo and the ability to use both YouTube and Vimeo videos. The icing on the cake, though, was that these videos will play on mobile devices...

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