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Sam Templeman

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Here's a little tip for my fellow designers. If you've ever used Photoshop's "Export Layers to Files" or "Export Layer Comps to Files" functions you'll likely have noticed how limited your options are when it comes assigning file names to the images that Photoshop outputs. By default, Photoshop prompts you for a filename prefix and then auto-generates the rest of the filename, adding in a zero-padded number sequence, 000X, that many people find unnecessary.

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Awesome Ipsum

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Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit.

Even if your typical day doesn't involve designing web page layouts, the chances are still good that you've come across this phrase a time or two. What is this mysterious jumble of Latin, and why does it keep showing up everywhere from WordPress templates to ad comps to magazine pull quotes? It turns out that lorem ipsum, as it is known, is simply dummy text - a pool of unintelligible words that can easily be dropped in to a work-in-progress to aid visualization and layout.

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If you've already set up a Gravatar, then you know it to be an essential, yet simple, step towards building your online identity. You can stop reading this and use the spare three minutes to stare off into space. For those of you scratching your heads wondering "...the heck is a gravatar?", read on.

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