Convert PSD/PNG File to Vector File

Converting a PSD/PNG file to Vector Have old Photoshop (PSD) and PNG files that need to be converted to vector so I can manipulate them in Affinity Designer. Commenter recommend Convertio. The following process gave me a vector file that’s really close to final. Upload Photoshop PSD/PNG file to Convertio In the “to” dropdown, choose:…

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Affinity Photo – Keep Reduced Images Sharp

Reducing a PNG logo from 1211px X 366px @ 150dpi to 300px X 91px @ 72 dpi. I found that Affinity Photo’s default setting of Resample + Bilinear is crap for reduced image sizes. Using Resample + Bicubic is still kinda crappy. But Resample + Lanczos 3 options gave a sharper result: Lanczos 3 (separable) =…

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Slider Revolution / Rev Slider – YouTube Video and Broken Keyboard Scroll

Problem: Clicking pause on a YouTube video (in Slider Revolution / Rev Slider slide) breaks the ability to use keyboard arrow-keys to scroll up or down the page. Solution: YouTube arguments (parameters) to the rescue! disablekb=1 Go to your Slider Revolution slide: Click on the Layer Selector Menu (hamburger icon; my Layer is titled “youtube:youtube”)…

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WordPress All-in-One WP Migration

Really diggin’ ServMask’s All-in-One WP Migration WordPress plugin to move site from stage to live. And easy to Export/Import serialized data. I usually move from a Stage site to a Live site.The following instructions are super-helpful. Instructions c/o: WP Shout Open All-in-One WP Migration. Click the “Find <text> Replace with <another-text> in the database” accordion tab.…

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Joomla – FIX Missing Admin Components Menu Items

Problem: Updated Joomla 3.7.0 to 3.7.2 – and lost Joomla’s core Admin Components menu items (Banners, Contact, Joomla Update, Messaging, News Feeds, Redirects, Search, Smart Search). Solution: Ended up running SQL in MySQL database. Note: Change #__menu to yourprefix_menu + change the 2-space “__” to a 1-space “_” (i.e.: prefix__menu to prefix_menu). URL: Upgraded to…

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WordPress – Beans Framework Resources

Beans Framework Resources: Faster WordPress Theme Development with the Beans Framework – SitePoint.com Beans: Documentation | Code Snippets | Code Reference How to create page template Using page templates

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Website Speed Tests

Pingdom GTmetrix WebPageTest.org Test My Site – Think With Google Some references from Chris Lema’s article Is your site running slowly?

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