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Azhar Kamar is an interactive designer and web developer from Singapore who tells stories about web design, coding and all that jazz. He loves milk, pizzas, honey and all things sweet.

Latest Articles
9 Feb 11

Pink Polka Dot iPhone Background Wallpapers

So my girlfriend the Kate Spade maniac has this pink polka dot Kate Spade iPhone 4 silicon case and she madly wanted a wallpaper with that same design, so I did it and thought I’d just share it with the world.
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6 Feb 11

10 Handy WordPress Comments Hacks

10 Handy WordPress Comments Hacks from Smashing Magazine – http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/07/23/10-wordpress-comments-hacks

5 Feb 11

20 Awesome Web Designers’ Online Portfolios

Having an eye-catching online portfolio is super-duper important for web designers like us. We designer dudes and dudettes should put in a lot of time and effort when crafting our website as this obviously, will be a very simple way to justify to your clients or interviewers how awesome you are without saying “I’m cool and awesome”. Read more

31 Jan 11

Write Arabic Text in Photoshop

Ok, I was designing an e-newsletter and all was going well until I had to do an Arabic version of that newsletter. I did it in Thai and Russian without any problems but I couldn’t seem to write Arabic text in my Photoshop CS3 Extended. Copying the text from my email either returned stupid square shapes with Xs inside, or what seemed like Arabic text on steroids. Read more

28 Jan 11

PrestaShop – Open Source e-Commerce Software

Alright, let’s try something new. So far, I’ve used Virtuemart (from Joomla), X-Cart and CubeCart. For my new project, I’m gonna try PrestaShop. Read more

25 Jan 11

How to Remove ‘Powered by Drupal’ in Drupal 7 – The Easiest Way

I searched online for ‘remove powered by drupal‘ and came across so many different ways to remove the text. Some aren’t well explained, some are quite tedious and some don’t even work at all. Read more

21 Jan 11

My Top 5 iPhone Apps for Making Music

I’ve downloaded so many music apps and so far only 5 managed to stay in my iPhone.

So here’s my top 5 apps for making, playing or just fooling around with music in the iPhone. If you’re a music kinda person, I strongly recommend these apps.
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12 Jan 11

Mouse Cursor & Pointer PSD File

I use these icons a lot when designing mockups, to illustrate rollover and click events. Thanks to PSD Graphics for sharing! Read more

11 Jan 11

Clean, Minimalistic WordPress e-Commerce Theme

Checkout this simple and clean WordPress shopping cart theme by Billion Studio – http://demo.billionstudio.com

Will be implementing this for one of my upcoming projects soon. ;)

10 Jan 11

Web Safe Fonts For CSS

http://www.webdesigndev.com/web-development/16-gorgeous-web-safe-fonts-to-use-with-css

For Gill Sans though, you gotta use this CSS to make it work:
font-family: "Gill Sans", "Gill Sans MT", Trebuchet, "Times New Roman", Times