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Jasper vd M

Jasper vd M

Dutch Bonafide WordPress Hustler Joined over 5 years ago Jasper has invited Dave Dragt

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  • Posted to Portfolio Rogie King, Nov 28, 2016

    now that's some awful shit. I dislike everything I see.

    0 points
  • Posted to What's your go-to designing playlist?, Nov 28, 2016

    Spotify's 'Mellow Bars' playlist. Love me some slow(er) hip-hop while working.

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  • Posted to CSS Reference, in reply to Ryan Bibb , Nov 25, 2016

    thanks, I've added the necessery specs.

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  • Posted to This Video Shows Our New Design Editor For WordPress. Relevant Here?, Nov 25, 2016

    you WONT BELIEVE what happens next!

    1 point
  • Posted to CSS Reference, Nov 25, 2016

    the actual menu with css properties is VERY small.

    http://i.imgur.com/qkoTv0n.png

    //EDIT specs:

    Win 10, firefox latest @ 1366x768

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  • Posted to Apparently it's an AI Generated Logo Builder, in reply to Dawson Whitfield , Nov 23, 2016

    please bake in a feature to remove your account :)

    1 point
  • Posted to Do you have any business tips you wish you knew when you started out?, Nov 23, 2016
    • don't underprice yourself because soms dude in your town does the same. He's fucking dumb, don't go with that..
    • get great accounting software so you're not paying an arm and a leg to your accountant. he'll love you for it.
    • get an accountant. Man I wasted at least €10k on taxes because of late payments, incorrect filings, etc etc
    • don't believe anything they say. "We'll get you more clients after this" is NEVER true
    • do get a backup computer. your computer will break down
    • get a backup system like Backblaze to backup your computer all the time. it's just $5/mo
    • separate your domains and hosting accounts.
    • on that same note: don't use GoDaddy for hosting, nor bluehost, nor site5 or any of other lame EIG-owned brands
    • have the best of the best contracts in place. jot down every darn detail in that contract or else you'll get screwed.
    • use a payment system your client likes, so invoices are paid faster. In The Netherlands this is iDeal, in Belgium this is Bancontact, in the US this is Stripe.
    • Don't use paypal for anything. they're wolves and untrustworthy
    • get a PREPAID mastercard so you can buy stuff online like fonts, graphics etc. why a prepaid card? so you can't overspend. Binge-buying on a drunk saturday night is dangerous.
    • on that same note: NEVER WORK UNDER THE INFLUENCE of anything. weed, alcohol, medications: just don't.
    • never EVER date a daughter / son / nephew / niece of one of your clients, it can only lead to trouble and mandatory discounts 'because we're family now'
    • on that same note: NEVER EVER work for family and friends. NEVER. it destroys any proper relation you have with those people.
    • get a car if you can afford it. it opens your world and makes dealing with appointments a lot easier and faster

    I can maybe think of more later. gotta work now!

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  • Posted to CSS Design Awards: Website of the year, Nov 23, 2016

    15 seconds in and I can finally scroll. This is not why CSS was invented.

    1 point
  • Posted to Copio — Copying and pasting layers finally comes to Photoshop, in reply to Jrtorrents Dorman , Nov 23, 2016

    right click on the layer, select 'duplicate layer'. A modal pops up asking for the destination. you can choose any open document!

    2 points
  • Posted to Copio — Copying and pasting layers finally comes to Photoshop, Nov 22, 2016

    right-click > 'duplicate layer' is such a huge amount of work!!

    3 points
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