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19Dec/112

WordPress 3.3 è qui: What's new

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Just today I updated WordPress to version 3.3 in italiano, and I must say that the WordPress team is committed to considerably improve its'Usability. First, after the upgrade, you will be automatically redirected to a landing page that explains the changes and the change of habit for the user.

First were reduced the clicks in the left menu. If before it was necessary to click on an item to open the drop down menu containing the submenu, Now you can see the submenu Hover. A great time saver for those who are forced to always do the same actions in a repetitive. In the top bar now appeared on the left some magical voices including "+ fresh" to add a new content, icon to administer the comments and "Clear the cache". On the right is still the ability to access the page profile change (a little 'Google style).

11Dec/111

Tutorial: mosaic “a pallini” type 70 with Gimp

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In today's tutorial we will see how to turn a colored photo in a pixel-art original, useful for creating large prints especially when the quality of the initial image will not let.

We begin with an image of your choice. For this tutorial I suggest colored images particularly because many of the details will be lost in the final result.

4Dec/110

Tutorial: create “top” and for jeans with Gimp

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As announced in the last tutorial, what follows is a quick and easy way to "sewing" toppe e scritte sui jeans. Obviously we will do everything with Gimp, 'm not very good with needle and thread.

For this tutorial we will use some resources readily available on the web (or in this site), and in the specific: