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Keeping Your Joomla! Web Site Secure

By Marni DerrOct 24, 2011

A Joomla! web site is no more or less secure than any other CMS or custom developed web site. All web sites are vulnerable to malicious attacks, hackers, and spammers if you don't take the necessary steps to protect them. Securing a Joomla web site is as important as it is simple, just follow the checklist outlined in this article.

Laura Ross

Live Twitterview with David DuChemin

By Laura RossOct 24, 2011

Take a deeper look at photography in an action-packed Twitteview with author and photographer, David DuChemin.

Sara Jane Todd

Interview with Featured Flickr Photographer Angelo Bosco

By Sara Jane ToddOct 19, 2011

Every month in our Photography newsletter, we feature the work of a new photographer who has contributed to our Photography Newsletter Flickr group. This month, we chose the photo Gangi (Sicily) by photographer Angelo Bosco, based in Catania, Italy.

Laura Ross

Maggie Macnab Twitterview Transcript

By Laura RossOct 12, 2011

On October 12, @Peachpit and @MaggieMacnab faced off in a live Twitterview about her new book, Design By Nature. Relive all the fun in this Twitterview transcript!

Laura Ross

Live Twitterview with Maggie Macnab

By Laura RossOct 4, 2011

Learn how to build communications that encompass the universal experience of being part of nature in an action-packed live Twitterview with Maggie Macnab!

Sara Jane Todd

Interview with Featured Flickr Photographer Chris Hultner

By Sara Jane ToddAug 23, 2011

Every month in our Photography newsletter, we feature the work of a new photographer who has contributed to our Photography Newsletter Flickr group. This month, we chose the photo “Trey’s Scrub” by Edmond, Oklahoma, photographer Chris Hultner.

Laura Ross

Live Twitterview with Matt Kloskowski

By Laura RossAug 23, 2011

Compositing is one of the hottest trends in Photoshop and photography. Learn more about it in an action-packed live Twitterview with Matt Kloskowski!

Laura Ross

Live Twitterview with Khara Plicanic

By Laura RossAug 19, 2011

Cameras don't take great photos--people do! In this action-packed Twitterview with author and photographer, Khara Plicanic, she shares some tips for improving your images.

Laura Ross

Live Twitterview with Nicole S. Young

By Laura RossAug 11, 2011

Take a mouth-watering look at food photography in an action-packed Twitteview with author and photographer, Nicole S. Young.

Sara Jane Todd

Interview with Featured Flickr Photographer Andrew Gibson

By Sara Jane ToddJul 27, 2011

Every month in our Photography newsletter, we feature the work of a new photographer who has contributed to our Photography Newsletter Flickr group. This month, we chose the photo Bethell’s Beach by Auckland, New Zealand-based photographer Andrew Gibson.

Lisa Spangenberg

Five iPad 2 Tips in Five Days: Tip 5 - iPad Keyboard Tips Your Mother Never Taught You

By Lisa L. SpangenbergJul 22, 2011

Most iPad owners discover fairly rapidly that tapping the space bar on the onscreen keyboard twice automatically inserts a period, a space, and then capitalizes the next letter you type (as long as you've got these preferences enabled in the General section of your iPad's Preferences). But there are other keyboard shortcuts hidden in the iPad's digital keyboard.

Lisa Spangenberg

Five iPad 2 Tips in Five Days: Tip 4 - Get ePub Books on Your iPad without Using iTunes

By Lisa L. SpangenbergJul 21, 2011

iBooks supports iTunes sharing, and it's pretty easy to copy books to and from your iPad by connecting your iPad to your computer's USB port and sharing the file via iTunes. But it's kind of annoying to have to connect your iPad to your computer every time you download an ePub file. Here are a few additional methods for getting ePub files on your iPad.

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