Image Picker is a nice little jQuery plugin which allows you to transform an element into an image picker. With this jQuery plugin, you can implement an interface which allows you to select a single or multiple images from a group of images and auto-set the values of an optionally hidden select element.
Most articles out there tend to be quite definitive. Let's not do that today, instead let's write an article that poses more questions than it answers. Today let's talk pull quotes.
Happy new year! For 5 whole years, I've post web development tips, tricks and tutorials on my blog CatsWhoCode.com. Today, here is a “best of” article to discover or rediscover the most useful articles I’ve posted in five years.
Lavaca is a full-featured HTML5 application framework dedicated to building web applications fast and easily. Lavaca unlike some other application frameworks, comes with a full-build system, with in-built configurations for different environments.
Shibui is a simple and lightweight HTML5 boilerplate which has been created to contain only the bare essentials needed for you to get going. Shibui, unlike other boilerplates does not come with components, layouts, styles or plugins.
WebPlatform.org is an open community of developers building resources for a better web, regardless of brand, browser or platform. Adobe is very involved in this project, as are other industry leaders, and lots of individual developers.
Underscore library comes with the uniqueId() function that generates globally unique IDs to use in code. I have been using this code snippet to generate pseudo unique IDs for sometime.
I’ve recently watched a good video presentation by Mathias from Fronteers 2012 which I found both interesting and inspirational. I already had in mind some similar things, so I ended up writing this article down. It’s about some random things and facts you may (not) have known about HTML & CSS.
Alongside Apache Stanbol and VIE.js, the Create.js inline editing toolkit was one of the major outcomes of this European Union funded effort. This post outlines the current state of Create, and some of the things that will be happening around it in 2013.
Junior is an HTML5 framework which allows you to create native-looking and feeling mobile applications, similar to jQuery mobile. Junior optimizes CSS3 transitions for best mobile performance. It also features swipable carousels using Flickable.js.
dart-html5-samples is a collection of HTML5 samples written in Dart. Most of them were ported from HTML5 Rocks. There are a couple samples that I want to point out because they're so interesting.
If you have a high traffic site a couple hundred people could be on your site and watch you play around with the styles until you get the settings right. With the theme customiser you can just stay in the admin area and see your changes in real-time in a preview panel, without changing the live site.
This blog post deals testing mobile sites for Android devices. Android comes with a browser called Android Browser (very Germanic naming habits they have…). It is developed separate from Google Chrome which saw its first mobile release recently.
This blog post gives you intro how to test mobile sites in Nokia phones, with one exception. Windows Phone phones will have their own blog post following soon after this post.
ish. is a viewport resizer which allows you to test your responsive web design at different resolutions.
jKit is a small but featured-packed UI toolkit based on jQuery which allows you to to have several common UI components ready to be used on your page. jKit was built to be as small as possible, while providing a stable and consistent API.
Firefox Mobile and Opera Mini are popular after market browsers the user can install on their device. They offer additional functionality and speed over the stock browsers. You should also test your mobile sites with these browsers.
Yesterday a reader sent me a question concerning XML handling and ColdFusion, and while it was rather simple, I thought others might like to see a quick demo of it as well.
iPhone might not be the market leader, but its users are known to be the most picky of phone folk. Thus, always make sure your mobile site works in iPhone. Here are tips for testing your site for iPhone.
Supermodel. js is a Backbone.js component which provides minimal tracking for models. Often when creating Backbone.js applications, we have several models representing the same server object.
Workless is a clean and classy HTML5 and CSS3 framework which allows you to get up and running with your projects very easily.