Tag Archives: html

It’s 2013, why is making HTML emails still the most frustrating thing to do?

If there’s something that should be insanely easy, it’s making an email with a pretty simple HTML layout. But instead we’re forced to code something like it’s 1997 using tables for layout. I’m not asking for full CSS3 support just … Continue reading

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Adobe is in danger of losing the developer community, if they haven’t already

Sometimes I wonder if we’ve got Adobe all wrong. Take a look at their products. Yes, people complain about their design products, Photoshop, Fireworks, InDesign, etc, but they’re pretty much the industry standard. All the designers I work with laugh … Continue reading

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My quest to find the right code editor

When I went to school to learn web design and development, it was right around the time when it became a matter of pride to say that you hand coded your work, that you didn’t use a WYSIWYG editor like … Continue reading

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How the hell did I become a JavaScript fan?

If you had told me a year ago, or even six months ago, that I’d spend an entire day working with JavaScript and I’d enjoy it, I would have called you completely insane. Until recently, I was not a fan … Continue reading

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Fun with CSS3 Transform and some jQuery too

I am a huge fan of CSS3 transforms and transitions and can’t wait for the day when all the major browsers support them. Why? Well, as great as something like jQuery is, if you want to incorporate a transition or … Continue reading

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Slide up captions using CSS3 transitions

A couple of days ago, I came across an example using CSS3 transitions over at CSS-Tricks that was pretty cool but also reminded me of something I’d made a while back. I was just messing around trying to add a … Continue reading

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Make customizable jQuery plug-ins and be more awesome

The great thing about making you’re own plug-ins is that once you’ve built something, you can easily use it again. But most of the time you’ll want to change some of the settings on your plug-in and it can be … Continue reading

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Write your own jQuery plug-ins because it will make your life a lot easier

jQuery has made my life so much easier and in fact I think it’s one of those things that’s just made the web a better experience for everyone because it works the same in every browser. It’s one of those … Continue reading

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It’s cool your thing works in Webkit but doesn’t that make it kinda useless?

Today on Hacker News, I saw this link, IE9 is the IE6 of CSS3. The authors point has some validity to it, I’ve said before I’m disappointed in IE9’s CSS3 support but I don’t think it’s as bad as this … Continue reading

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When should you use Flash?

Some people would say that the answer is never but I’m going to have to disagree with them. For the past maybe 8 years or so, Flash has been the only way to do a lot of the more dynamic … Continue reading

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