RSS http://qreativ.space/rss.html en 120 Bitdefender BOX 2 Review https://qreativ.space/reviews/hardware/network/bitdefender-box-2.html A home security hub with award-winning software and machine learning that actively monitors a network and all connected devices, including IoT, for suspicious activity.

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Thu, 11 Jan 2018 17:58:00 CST http://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/reviews/hardware/network/bitdefender-box-2.html
CodeKit: My Front-end BFF https://qreativ.space/reviews/software/web-development/front-end/coding/codekit-my-front-end-best-friend.html A look at one of the two most useful front-end development tools I currently use. If you work with front-end code using any kind of framework or preprocessor, then CodeKit just might become an invaluable set-and-forget tool that helps you work more quickly and efficiently.

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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:06:00 CDT http://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/reviews/software/web-development/front-end/coding/codekit-my-front-end-best-friend.html
MODX TinymceWrapper Extra https://qreativ.space/reviews/software/web-development/content-management-system/modx/modx-tinymce-wrapper.html Rarely does a plugin come along that completely changes my expectations of basic CMS functionality. But TinymceWrapper may be the tool for using a rich-text editor and file manager with MODX.

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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 13:06:00 CDT http://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/reviews/software/web-development/content-management-system/modx/modx-tinymce-wrapper.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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Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:13:00 CST http://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/tutorials/content-management-system/modx/modx-alphanumeric-password-validator.html
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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Tue, 05 Feb 2013 16:03:00 CST http://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/tutorials/software/web-design/wysiwyg/freeway/freeway-pro-meet-modx.html
MODX CMF Editing Demo https://qreativ.space/articles/web-development/content-management-system/modx/modx-editing-demo.html For fans of CMS with in-page editing here’s a public demo highlighting front- and also back-end editing using the MODX CMF and a variety of plugins including TinymceWrapper, NewsPublisher, Responsive Filemanager and Fred.

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Sat, 09 Mar 2019 18:33:00 CST http://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/articles/web-development/content-management-system/modx/modx-editing-demo.html
Tombow Mono Professional Art Pencils https://qreativ.space/reviews/drawing-and-illustration/tombow-mono-professional.html My first look at the Tombow Mono Professional graphite art and drafting pencils. Is it the equal of the legendary Mono 100? Either way there’s no denying the Tombow’s are near the top of the graphite pencil list.

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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:15:00 CDT http://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/reviews/drawing-and-illustration/tombow-mono-professional.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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Sat, 14 Nov 2015 12:05:00 CST http://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/tutorials/software/coding/coda/coda-file-sharing.html
MODX: TinymceWrapper CustomJS https://qreativ.space/tutorials/content-management-system/modx/modx-tinymcewrapper-custom-js.html A simple example of how to target any textarea in the MODX Manager (back-end) and turn it into a fully customizable TinyMCE 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 http://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/tutorials/content-management-system/modx/modx-tinymcewrapper-custom-js.html
CSS Preprocessor: Sass https://qreativ.space/articles/web-development/front-end/css/preprocessors/sass/css-preprocessor-sass.html After experimenting on-and-off with LESS for a year I decided to finally commit full-time to a preprocessor workflow with Sass. There’s been a lot of hype about preprocessors, but are they just the flavor-of-the-month or the real deal?

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Sat, 01 Feb 2014 16:33:00 CST http://qreativ.space/https://qreativ.space/articles/web-development/front-end/css/preprocessors/sass/css-preprocessor-sass.html