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  • Professional Web Designers Use These Apps. Do You?

    If you want your web design services to be in high demand, and your agency/individual practice to thrive, then there are certain administrative aspects that you absolutely need to tend to. I’ll make it easier for you. Below, you will find a rich list comprised of...

  • Wrapping Text Nodes and Elements with JavaScript

    When you work on a site that relies on a given JavaScript toolkit, you unintentionally end up trying to solve problems within the bounds of the toolkit and not the language.  Such was the case when I tried wrapping text (possibly including HTML elements) with a DIV...

  • Add Rules to Stylesheets with JavaScript

    Since we're using so much JavaScript in our web applications these days, we're looking for more ways to keep them fast.  We use event delegation to keep event listening efficient, we use function debouncing to limit the number a times a given method can...

  • Geeksphone Peak Firefox OS Unboxing

    Any time you get a new device it's like instant Christmas.  Whether it's top of the line or bottom of the barrel, we're always excited to check out unique devices to see what we can learn, check out what apps are popular, and test the websites we...

  • Giveaway: 2 Free Tickets to Velocity Conference in NY

    O'Reilly's Velocity Conference is quickly approaching -- it's September 15–17 in beautiful New York. As a follow up to last month's post, I wanted to make sure people knew I had 2 more tickets left to give away to this epic front-end...

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  • Create a CSS Flipping Animation

    CSS animations are a lot of fun; the beauty of them is that through many simple properties, you can create anything from an elegant fade in to a WTF-Pixar-would-be-proud effect. One CSS effect somewhere in between is the CSS flip effect, whereby there's...

  • Building an Online Shop for Your Client? Use One of These WooCommerce Themes

    All around the world, hundreds of retail stores see the light of day every week, and they need to have an engaging online presence, as more and more customers are doing their shopping via the internet. This is where designers step in. It is common knowledge...

  • Retrieving requestAnimationFrame with JavaScript

    The requestAnimationFrame function has been a major boost to developers creating and managing animations with JavaScript.  Paul Irish has an excellent introduction on requestAnimationFrame -- I highly recommend you read it.  This HTML5Hub post is also very good.  Most browsers now support the animation function but in...

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  • 20 Great Tools for Developers

    If 7 years ago web developer jobs were almost unheard of, nowadays the situation has changed completely. In a very short period of time the Internet has evolved quickly into a web of millions of sites. You can do everything from your living room as long...

  • JavaScript Redirects and window.open

    One of the sweet parts in the simplified HTML5 spec was allowing A elements to wrap DIVs and other block level elements.  For too long we added JavaScript listeners and window.location redirects when a wrapping A would have probably sufficed.  But there are also times when the wrapping A wouldn't work...