Web Designer and Wordpress Developer: MC van Rensburg

Web Designer and WordPress Developer: MC van Rensburg

Hi, my name is MC van Rensburg. I am a Web Designer and WordPress Developer from Cape Town, South Africa. I’ve recently discovered the wonderful world of blogging, and my sports website “Outside the 22” has just won a Bronze South African Web Award. With help from Carl, Zack and all the wonderful people at Web Courses Bangkok, I took me and my friend’s idea (we always talked about having a sport blog) from dream to reality. Read More…


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Quicktip:How to Add Multiple Images at the Same Time in Adobe InDesign.

If you want to add multiple images at the same time in to your design, Adobe InDesign CS5 makes it easy. You just need to know how to place them. In this tutorial I am going to show you in few simple steps. Read More…


Voyeurism In Running Websites

Voyeurism In Running Websites

As you read this, I know where you are, what computer you are using to the size of your screen and how many colours are hitting your retina and the fact you came from Stumbleupon. I dare say I can find out what socks you are wearing.  How am I doing this? Read More…


3 Simple Ways To Make a Website Accessible

3 Simple Ways To Make a Website Accessible

My name is Carl and I am passionate about accessibility. Why? Because it is a way of giving back to the user while also Big G happy. Read More…


Anil - Maldivian Web Professional

Anil – Maldivian Web Professional

Hope you and WCB team are doing well. Just wanted to thank you for everything you taught me.

Two months back I have got quite exciting project from Maldives government. And that’s the most excite and big project I have got. It would be great if you could have a look on it. http://www.seventeenthsaarcsummit.mv/

I have well established design 2 companies now in Maldives. One is called sojudynamics (Soju means Sophie & Jooju – my both daughter’s name) and other one I am just a 30% shareholder which is known as M.Square Maldives.

I have achieved all these just because of what you have taught me. Thanks again for that.Anil


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Modern Web Typography: Adding and customising a font

In my last article I looked at some of the top font services and the advantages of each. In this article I’m going to dig a little deeper and show you how to add a @font-face font to your web page and apply some customisations using CSS.

Also, in May Laura covered how to setup your web page with a font from Google Web Fonts; in this article I won’t show you how to use a font service again but instead how to get a font that you’ve purchased and downloaded onto your website.

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From a complete novice to a: Web Designer, Copywriter and an Internet Marketer.

From a complete novice to a: Web Designer, Copywriter and an Internet Marketer.

It all began in April 2011 when I began my Internship with WCB. Within six months I became an experienced and skillfully Web Savvy person. Read More…


How to Setup a Successful Facebook Fanpage

How to Setup a Successful Facebook Fanpage

A Fanpage is much more than a place to advertise your business it is an excellent way to connect with your users, post news, pictures, videos, ask questions and connect a variety of your other networks all in one place.

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10 Ways To Promote Your Business With $5

10 Ways To Promote Your Business With $5

Do you want to give your business a boost but you don’t want to spend a lot of money? Try out Fiverr.com. It is a very usefull website to promote your business. Essentially, it’s a marketplace where you can can sell and buy gigs that are priced at $5. Gigs range from doing video testimonials to sending out Tweets to writing a romantic sonnet.

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Modern Web Typography: Looking at font services

Modern Web Typography: Looking at font services

Last Wednesday I gave a presentation at the Bangkok web and graphic designer meetup about typography on the web, I wanted to use my article this week to look more closely at the leading font services.

First lets backtrack to when there were only a few fonts available to use on the web, these were known as “web-safe” fonts, they were the system fonts that came free with Windows or your Mac; fonts such as Georgia, Arial, Times New Roman, Verdana and so on.

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