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How to Blur a Background in Lightroom (Step by Step Guide)

The blurred background effect is a popular trick used in photo editing to highlight and make the portrait stand out from the background. This effect is widely used in fashion and wedding photography. It works best for portraits as it makes portraits pop from the background. While the effect is best created with your camera,…

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Colorado Becomes First State to Require State and Local Government Websites to Meet Accessibility Standards

Today marks the 31st anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), a civil rights law passed in 1990 that prohibits discrimination against people with physical or mental impairments that substantially limit a major life activity. The legislation continues to help disabled people gain equal access to employment, schools, transportation, government services, and public accommodations.…

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guide-to-responsive-typography-sizing-and-scales The 2021 Guide to Responsive Typography Sizing and Scales design tips

The 2021 Guide to Responsive Typography Sizing and Scales

The true responsiveness of your website design is more than a framework that scales to each device, it also requires that typography adjusts to optimum readability as well. Responsive typography will adjust so that text elements also change size and scale on websites. While that’s the technical answer, there’s also a greater design approach that…

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Create a Publishing Task List With the Todo List Block

Rich Tabor, the Senior Product Manager of WordPress Experience at GoDaddy, has been on a bit of a publishing productivity and workflow kick as of late. The co-creator of the Iceberg Editor plugin released a Markdown Comments block last month, allowing users to write editor-only notes. Last week, he launched the Todo List Block plugin.…

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User Privacy and Design: Things You Can Do for a Safer Web

Online privacy is a hot topic. There’s a delicate balance between providing personalized user experiences and asking for (or gleaning) too much information. It can be hard to strike just the right chord. Then there are regulations to think about, depending on where you and your users may live. What best practices can designers put…

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Post Status Excerpt (No. 20) — Yoast Acquired, Businesses Need To Allow More Play

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Theme Creation Will Be Easier, But We Are Not There Yet

“The way that themes have evolved within WordPress has made creating them easier,” wrote Tammie Lister in the opening line of her article titled Theme creation is now easier. “That feels like a bold statement, but it’s true.” It is not a stretch to say that many would be asking for this secret-sauce recipe of…

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