New Tutorials
  • Some clients wanted to make a job board and so I am writing this for the Simply Hired Jobamatic Job board. After you sign up for Jobamatic (and that is not an affiliate link just so you know), you w...
  • For this tutorial, we are using my free Twitter Tweet Block as an example as it is a sitewide block and perhaps you want to make it so it does not show in some modules or controllers. It involves edi...
  • This one takes a bit of work. First you need to use the sample guestbook app that comes with the most current version, I'm using V3.7.4 build 2. It's in the tools >> apps folder. 1. Make a folder o...
  • If you don't want to have the advanced filter button and instead want to put the advanced search filters for the User Browse page in a block on that page, here is a tutorial for doing that. Create a ...
  • Following up on this tutorial for making apps, how to make an app , let's make a few game apps. These will be very basic apps but will have the feel of Facebook apps in the sense that users can “inst...
  • This tutorial will show you how to add a menu for Subscriptions or for the Subscription Comparison page. First be sure you have subscriptions set up and if you want to have one for the subscription ...
  • We do have a video tutorial for this, make a gender tutorial but that does require the yearly $5 to cover the cost of the Vimeo subscription and our costs for Script Techs. To add a gender go here: ...
  • This basic guide will tell you how to upgrade an add on but please ensure you read the add on upgrade guide for your add on as it might have other instructions you need to follow. 1. Make sure Debug ...

Recent Blogs
  • We've recently changed from Sendgrid to Mandrill. Though we like Sendgrid, we find that Mandrill is less expensive and also has some great features. Why do we use a mail service as opposed to server mail? We explained here , when we wrote about Sendgrid why we use a transactional mail service. Some of you may be fam...
  • Show some holiday cheer on your front (core.index-visitor) page with this animated Happy Holidays block. The block has snow animation that uses pure CSS to make the animated snow falling effect. This will work on modern browsers and for those that don't support the newer CSS, it just won't show the snow, though I teste...
  • Nothing will stop spammers 100% from signing up on your site short of turning off registration or setting the site to invite only. Here are some tips for spam prevention for V3 and up. 1. Enable the Anti-spam questions. Here is an article for how to do that: set up anti spam questions . For the questions, come up with...
  • We've updated the Bing Translate free add on. This newer version has some cool features. *It allows your users to drag it around the page. *It is always visible (will remain fixed in the view screen). *When a user browses from page to page, it will automatically translate the pages to whatever language they picked. *...