Keeping Up With MooTools
It's always fun to keep up with the MooTools project. You can learn a lot from its developers and other developers by checking out a few different websites. Here a few Moo-related web addresses to bookmark.
LightHouse houses all tickets and announces changesets to the MooTools project.
This is the MooTools IRC chart room where you can ask for help, help others, or interact with the MooTools Developers.
The user group (forum) is now hosted at Google. Here is another place you can ask questions.
MooTools Core Developers' Websites
ClientSide has numerous plugins and blog entries for MooTools developers. Core developer Aaron Newton runs this website.
You've probably heard the talk around the water cooler about how promises are the future. All of the cool kids are using them, but you don't see what makes them so special. Can't you just use a callback? What's the big deal? In this article, we'll...
For maximum performance, we all know we must put our assets on CDN (another domain). Along with those assets are custom web fonts. Unfortunately custom web fonts via CDN (or any cross-domain font request) don't work in Firefox or Internet Explorer (correctly so, by spec) though...
Yesterday I created a tutorial showing you how you can shake an element using Fx.Shake, a MooTools component written by Aaron Newton. It turns out that jQuery UI also has a shake effect which can draw attention to an element.
Exactly the same as...