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Top 14 jQuery Photo Slideshow / Gallery Plugins

Top 14 jQuery Photo Slideshow / Gallery Plugins

jQuery is becoming present in more Web 2.0 sites. jQuery slideshows or galleries take a grouping of images and turn it into an flash-like image/photo gallery. Here is a list of top options available for your website’s photo gallery. Galleria Galleria - Galleria is javascript image gallery written as a plugin of jQuery. It uses simple html list to [...]

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10 things to do after installing wordpress

10 things to do after installing wordpress

After a fresh install of WordPress it is essential to complete the following items. This will not only assist you get your blog up and running but help you get the most out of your blog or website. 1. Change the Admin Password and Manage Your Authors 2. Edit Permalinks 3. Upload Your Theme and [...]

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Top Twitter WordPress Plugin Roundup

Top Twitter WordPress Plugin Roundup

Here at Blueprint Design we have been trying to figure out which WordPress Twitter plugins we should use to integrate our twitter account. Here are the results of our research. Look at the end of this post to see what we picked to use. Please note all of these plugins are compatible up to WordPress [...]

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Watch The Obama Inauguration From Your iPhone

Watch The Obama Inauguration From Your iPhone

Live video streaming site Ustream is releasing an iphone app that lets users watch live video streams from their iphone. Video of the product below. The application will let users watch any Ustream channel, live, directly from their iPhone. And not only that, users will also see and be able to participate in the live chat around [...]

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Why web design & development doesn’t cost $399

Why web design & development doesn’t cost $399

Web design in this day and age can be confusing. Who’s good? Who’s bad? How do I know? What’s the difference between going to a web design studio and going to someone that posted an ad on craigslist for $399? Well we will explain some very important facts to let you know exactly why web [...]

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Cuil.com spams our site to clean Google rep?

Cuil.com spams our site to clean Google rep?

Going through and moderating our comments is a normal thing but recently we noticed something very unusual. If you keep up with tech news you may remember sometime ago some ex employees of Google formed to start a new search engine to compete with Google called Cuil (pronounced “cool”). After some bad press a couple months following launch we haven’t heard [...]

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WordPress 2.7 Released

WordPress 2.7 Released

Last week if you noticed in your WordPress you should see a message saying “WordPress 2.7 is available! Please update now.” That is correct, version 2.7 has been released and you can download it here. Version 2.7 is a major upgrade to WordPress. Here is a list of new features: new interface to make it easier [...]

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Snow + Bacon, add them your site…

Snow + Bacon, add them your site…

Do you want to see snowing in your wordpress blog too? Click - Snow Blog effect on your wordpress blog or if you are one of our clients contact us here all we’ll set you up for free until march ’09. also click here to see our the bacolicious version of our site?!

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WordPress Flash Photo Carousel Plugin

WordPress Flash Photo Carousel Plugin

We often develop sites that include static flash galleries, headers, menus, and intros.  It’s often difficult, then, to explain which parts of the site can be changed within WordPress, and which are hard-coded.  This plugin is built to manage the excellent flShow Photo Carousel within the comfort of the WordPress dashboard. Download: flShow Photo Carousel [...]

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Google’s New Free Browser, Chrome

Google’s New Free Browser, Chrome

Just a few days ago, google announced that they’re entering the browser market, with their own webkit-based browser, Chrome:

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