Installing Composer with XAMPP on Windows

Composer is not a package manager. Yes, it deals with “packages” or libraries, but it manages them on a per-project basis, installing them in a directory (e.g. vendor) inside your project. By default it will never install anything globally. Thus, it is a dependency manager. By default, the installation sometimes fails due to differences of PHP configuration in php.ini file. This tutorial will explain how to install Composer with XAMPP runs on Microsoft Windows.

Order WordPress Users by Random

We can use the get_users() to get a list of authors, users with specific role, user with specific meta, etc. The function returns users which can be ordered by ID, login, nicename, email, url, registered, display_name, post_count, or meta_value. But there is no random option such as what get_posts() function provides to shows posts randomly.

3 Free Font Social Logo

This post will tell you most awesome and free social font to use for your designs. The social icons font is very convenient and easy to use for web design in themes, page layouts etc, as well as for every type of print or offline design. The fonts equipped with popular sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Flickr and other fonts with Discogs, Foursquare, Google +, Github,Youtube, Facebook, Ebay, Spotify, Microsoft and more.

5 Lightweight jQuery Image Fader Plugins

We can create a simple jQuery script only a few lines for fading in and out images. This could be a simple thing to create for people who has many experiences in jQuery programing. But if we don’t have much time or we don’t know how to do it then you came to the right place. Below is the list of lightweight jQuery plugins that do fade in and out, some with no bullets and no right or left arrow. Just faded in and out right?

Fix Missing Required Field Google Structured Data Testing Tool

The structured data testing tool lets you check your markup and make sure that Google can extract the structured data from your page. The tool will display the markup found on a specific web page, as well as a preview of how that page might appear in Google search results. You can also see examples of extracted markup for specific information types. If you’ve created rich snippets for a Google custom search engine, you can also use this tool to preview the results.

Top 10 Free WordPress Countdown Plugins

The countdown functionality can easily be added to your site. With counting down and up functionality, gives you a full control to your counter. This plugin comes with multi-instances sidebar widget, packed with bunch of options. All styles and scripts area pulled in the header section. Every each counter have their own selector that enables you to create spesifics style or script to the selector.

Top Node.js Email Modules

Nodemailer is an easy to use module to send e-mails with Node.js (using SMTP or sendmail or Amazon SES) and is unicode friendly – You can use any characters you like. Nodemailer is Windows friendly, you can install it with npm on Windows just like any other module, there are no compiled dependencies. Use it from Azure or from your Windows box hassle free. Nodemailer has been tested successfully on the following PaaS platforms (using free/trial accounts) on heroku, AppFog, OpenShift, Nodejitsu, Windows Azure, Modulus.
Installation: npm install nodemailer

10+ Essential WordPress User Role Plugins

By default WordPress provides subscriber, contributor, author, editor, administrator role. These roles grant same or different access for some site features such as creating new post, uploading media, deleting post, managing post, managing option etc. For site that enable the registration feature, a new registered user will be assigned to subscriber role which only have read capability. A site administrator can change their roles to other role. Here are the list of the best WordPress roles plugins, for creating roles, deleting, change or add roles capability.