RSS https://qreativ.space/rss.html en 120 Embracing Git https://qreativ.space/articles/web-development/version-control/git/embracing-git.html I was both curious and intimidated by Git for quite a while but I finally decided to see why the cool kids are using it. These are my initial impressions.

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The Sass Migration https://qreativ.space/tutorials/web-development/front-end-development/css/preprocessors/sass/sass-migration.html In 2019 the Sass feature-freeze was lifted with a major update: Modules. With it comes some fundamental changes that will affect the soon-to-be legacy syntax.

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A Pull Quote for the Web https://qreativ.space/tutorials/html/pull-quote.html A simple technique for creating an accessible pull quote without the drawbacks associated with duplicate content and screen readers, or the potential negative impact on SEO.

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MODX + MailCatcher https://qreativ.space/tutorials/content-management-system/modx/modx-and-mailcatcher.html Configure the MODX mail settings to use the MailCatcher Ruby Gem as a local smtp server, complete with a basic GUI so you can send email from your local development installation. Great for testing and debugging your forms and email.

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MODX + MailHog https://qreativ.space/tutorials/content-management-system/modx/modx-and-mailhog.html Configure the MODX mail settings to use MailHog as a local smtp server, complete with a basic GUI so you can send email from your local development installation. Great for testing and debugging.

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Freeway Pro, Meet MODX https://qreativ.space/tutorials/software/web-design/wysiwyg/freeway/freeway-pro-meet-modx.html A beginner tutorial for integrating the MODX Content Management Framework (CMF) into a Freeway Pro WYSIWYG workflow. It does not cover the specifics of using MODX which is a very broad topic and falls outside the scope of this article.

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Freeway Pro, Git and Bitbucket https://qreativ.space/tutorials/software/web-design/wysiwyg/freeway/freeway-pro-git-and-bitbucket.html Updated July 6, 2016: Now that Freeway Pro has reached end-of-life this tutorial is moot.

Integrate Freeway Pro, Git and Bitbucket as an alternative but geeky solution to Freeway’s frustrating lack of multiple undos. While it works it’s a bit awkward and was more of a proof-of-concept.

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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 15:51:00 CDT https://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/tutorials/software/web-design/wysiwyg/freeway/freeway-pro-git-and-bitbucket.html
Coda File-Sharing https://qreativ.space/tutorials/software/coding/coda/coda-file-sharing.html Do you like the idea of collaborative coding but don’t need the power of Git or Subversion? Then share files and work with others in real-time on your local network, or anywhere else on Planet Earth using Panic’s Coda editor. It’s lightweight collaboration without the learning curve and overhead of version control.

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MODX TinymceWrapper CustomJS https://qreativ.space/tutorials/content-management-system/modx/modx-tinymcewrapper-custom-js.html How to target any textarea in the MODX Manager (back-end) using TinymceWrapper and turn it into a fully customizable rich-text field. For example, sending rich-text emails using MODX’s built-in Messages feature.

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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 16:26:00 CDT https://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/tutorials/content-management-system/modx/modx-tinymcewrapper-custom-js.html
MODX Alphanumeric Password Validator https://qreativ.space/tutorials/content-management-system/modx/modx-alphanumeric-password-validator.html A custom validator for the MODX Register snippet that limits password characters to alphanumeric, hyphens and underscores only. While probably not the best idea when it comes to password security there may nevertheless be situations when restricting character types is necessary.

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