Laracasts – Incremental APIs

Laracasts – Incremental APIs


Laracasts – Incremental APIs

Often, pitfalls and traps are a good thing! They teach us about what to avoid the next time around. This is how best practices emerge. With that in mind, in this series, let’s take an incremental approach to understanding API development with Laravel. Download: Laracasts – Incremental APIs

Laracasts – Object-Oriented Bootcamp

Laracasts – Object-Oriented Bootcamp


Laracasts – Object-Oriented Bootcamp

As wonderful as Laravel is, it does assume that you have a basic understanding of object-oriented programming. If you don’t, that’s okay, we all were there at one point; however, you need to buckle down and learn this stuff before continuing on to the various lessons on this site. Let me help! Download: Laracasts – ..

Eddie Murphy

Eddie Murphy


Eddie Murphy

Edward Regan “Eddie” Murphy (born April 3, 1961) is an American comedian, actor, writer, singer, and director. Box-office takes from Murphy’s films make him the 4th-highest grossing actor in the United States. He was a regular cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1980 to 1984 and has worked as a stand-up comedian. He was ..

Chris Rock

Chris Rock


Chris Rock

Christopher Julius “Chris” Rock III (born February 7, 1965) is an American comedian, actor, screenwriter, producer, and director. After working as a standup comic and appearing in small film roles, Rock came to wider prominence as a cast member of Saturday Night Live in the early 1990s. He went on to more prominent film roles, ..

Louis C.K.

Louis C.K.


Louis C.K.

Louis Szekely (born September 12, 1967), known professionally as Louis C.K., is a Mexican-American comedian, editor, writer, producer, director, and actor. He is the creator, star, writer, director, and (until February 2012) editor of the highly acclaimed FX comedy series Louie. C.K. is noteworthy for innovating direct-to-fan sales of tickets to his stand-up shows and ..

Lynda.com – Photoshop CS6 One-on-One – Fundamentals

Lynda.com – Photoshop CS6 One-on-One – Fundamentals


Lynda.com – Photoshop CS6 One-on-One – Fundamentals

Photoshop CS6 One-on-One: Fundamentals is a concise and focused introduction to the key features in Photoshop, presented by long-time lynda.com author and Adobe veteran Deke McClelland. This course covers the image editing process from the very beginning and progresses through the concepts and techniques that every photographer or graphic designer should know. Deke explains digital ..

Lynda – After Effects Apprentice Advanced Animation

Lynda – After Effects Apprentice Advanced Animation


Lynda – After Effects Apprentice Advanced Animation

In this course, Chris Meyer helps beginning After Effects artists take their animations to the next level. Chris shows how to refine animations to create elegant, coordinated movements with the minimum number of keyframes—as well as slam-downs, whip pans, and other attention-getters. Additional movies show how to reverse-engineer existing animations, create variations on a theme, ..

Lynda – Package Design with Illustrator

Lynda – Package Design with Illustrator


Lynda – Package Design with Illustrator

Find out how to use Illustrator to design clever, eye-catching packaging that holds up to the rigors of handling and satisfies your client’s needs. Industry veteran William Everhart introduces the questions you should ask before you begin, to detemine the colors, size, language, and legal requirements for your design. Then William shows how to measure ..

Lynda – Designing a Logo for a Media Company

Lynda – Designing a Logo for a Media Company


Lynda – Designing a Logo for a Media Company

In this short project course, Nigel French reviews the creative brief for a fictional media company and explains how to approach the challenges presented when creating a company logo. The course covers the preliminary research and sketching phases before exploring numerous potential solutions with Adobe Illustrator. Download: Designing a Logo for a Media Company

Lynda – Print Production Essentials: Packaging

Lynda – Print Production Essentials: Packaging


Lynda – Print Production Essentials: Packaging

Packaging is where engineering meets design. Learn about the basics of designing packages for everything from foodstuffs to fragrance, in ways that are practical for manufacturing and shipping, and make the products visually appealing. Author Claudia McCue reviews the types of containers real packaging engineers consider, and then concentrates on folding cartons, which can be ..

Lynda – Running a Web Design Business: Defining Your Business Structure

Lynda – Running a Web Design Business: Defining Your Business Structure


Lynda – Running a Web Design Business: Defining Your Business Structure

Sole proprietorship, general partnership, corporation, or LLC? Choosing a business structure is one of the tougher decisions web designers face when establishing a new company. In this course, entrepreneur Martha Garzon walks you through the advantages and disadvantages of each business model, and helps you decide which one is right for you. You’ll also take ..

Lynda – Blogging for Your Business

Lynda – Blogging for Your Business


Lynda – Blogging for Your Business

Blogging for Your Business takes you through the planning process of creating a blog as part of your business marketing strategy. Author Morten Rand-Hendriksen provides a structured approach that divides the planning process into discrete stages, each with its own tasks and decisions. Through the course you are presented with key decisions, best practices, and ..

Lynda – Email Marketing Basics

Lynda – Email Marketing Basics


Lynda – Email Marketing Basics

Let John Arnold show you how to get the most out of email marketing campaigns. This course offers strategies for building a quality list of subscribers and maintaining a company’s brand and reputation by complying with spam laws, creating valuable email content, and ensuring emails are branded consistently. It also covers crafting marketing emails—from format ..

Lynda – Photoshop CC Essential Training

Lynda – Photoshop CC Essential Training


Lynda – Photoshop CC Essential Training

Learning how to use Adobe Photoshop efficiently and effectively is the best way to get the most out of your pixels and create stunning imagery. Master the fundamentals of this program with Julieanne Kost, and discover how to achieve the results you want with Photoshop and its companion programs, Bridge and Camera Raw. This comprehensive ..

Lynda – Photoshop CC One-on-One: Advanced

Lynda – Photoshop CC One-on-One: Advanced


Lynda – Photoshop CC One-on-One: Advanced

The third part of the popular and comprehensive series Photoshop CC One-on-One follows industry pro Deke McClelland as he plunges into the inner workings of Adobe Photoshop. He shows how to adjust your color, interface, and performance settings to get the best out of your images and the most out of Photoshop, and explores the ..