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Create a Stylish Contact Form with HTML5 & CSS3. Follow this step by step process to create your own stylish contact form completely out of HTML5 and CSS3.

Create a Stylish Contact Form with HTML5 & CSS3

Box. Search is one of the most important part of any website.


Here, I will show a few practical techniques for designing search forms and a few tricks to build usable and good-looking search functionality. Smashing Magazine did an excellent piece on Search Boxes which inspired me to write this post. Instead of listing various types of designs, I will show you how to build them! Let’s get started! Browser support. 40 Fresh Html5 Tutorials And Cheat Sheets For Web Developer. Published on Thu, Aug-25-2011 by Dainis The development of a web design and need a function that should be developed to make various kinds of programming applications should be used on various platforms.

40 Fresh Html5 Tutorials And Cheat Sheets For Web Developer

One of the web application programmers are widely used is the HTML 5, where with this application you can create a wide range of variations, such as web design, web design features, flash, JQUERY, and some supporters of other web applications. Ease of application integration with HTML 5 makes similar application as one of program options for those who want to try a variety of features in it. Slideshow. Martin Angelov You’ve probably heard a lot about the new HTML5 canvas element.


As the name implies, this is a special element that allows us to create and modify graphics. In addition, we can also use it like any other element on the page – apply jQuery animations on it, listen for events and integrate it deeply into our layouts. All uses of canvas you’ve come so far are probably limited to games and other proof of concept demos. Today, however, we are doing something practical – we are making a progressively enhanced slideshow with a fancy transitioning effect, which is perfectly functional in older browsers as well.

Update: Per popular demand, you can now download an auto-advancing version of this slideshow. The Idea. HTML5 & CSS3 – What You Should Know. HTML5, in conjunction with CSS3, will be a major alteration of how web pages are built once it is fully implemented.

HTML5 & CSS3 – What You Should Know

HTML4 was originally released in 1999 after only two years of work. There have been some minor adaptations since then, but the full upgrade to HTML5 has been “in committee” since 2001. The predicted finalization date was, at one point, extended as far out as 2022. That estimate has since been adjusted and the final release date is now believed to be sometime in 2014. As always, the biggest factor in the delays has been Microsoft. The recent conflicts over Flash and the iOS have emphasized the necessity of new standards for anyone working on mobile platforms. Although some features of the intricate system are not yet generally accepted across browser platforms, developers and designers are implementing them as quickly as it is practical. Create a Grid Based Web Design in HTML5 & CSS3. Follow this step by step walkthrough of the making of a sleek website design for an eyewear brand in HTML5 and CSS3.

Create a Grid Based Web Design in HTML5 & CSS3

We’ll build the HTML structure with the latest elements then style up the appearance of the site with CSS3 affects to match the original Photoshop concept with minimal use of background images. The design we’ll be coding up is for a fictional eyewear brand named OPTIK. If you’re interested in seeing how the design concept was created in Photoshop, head over to Blog.SpoonGraphics so see part one of the tutorial. Essentially the page is based on an underlying grid and features a few key focal elements to direct the user towards the various ranges of eyewear. View the Photoshop design tutorial I know I mentioned we’d build the website with minimal background images, but there’s still a few graphics that need pulling out of the Photoshop concept that just can’t be recreated in HTML or CSS (…yet!).

In the original concept we saved two versions of the range graphics. CSS3 tooltips – Red Team Design. If your icon or button has insufficient text or none at all, or it just needs some additional explanation, then you surely need a CSS3 tooltip for it.

CSS3 tooltips – Red Team Design

Why’s that? Because, as they have proved till now, they can help you improve your website usability. Having said that, in this article you’ll learn how to create your own CSS3 tooltips: no images, no javascript. View demo “Do I really need them?” The HTML title attribute is the default additional info you can use. How to create a cool and usable CSS3 search box – Red Team Design. In this new article, you'll learn how create a cool and usable CSS3 search box using the HTML5 placeholder attribute.

How to create a cool and usable CSS3 search box – Red Team Design

For the browsers that don’t support this new HTML5 attribute, a fallback is created using Modernizr's feature detection. View demo Structure The form element is used as the wrapper, while the two inputs are used as search field and search button respectively. The HTML code You may notice the placeholder attribute, but just ignore it for now, as we will talk later about it.

The reason why there are so many id's (instead of CSS3 advanced selectors as input[type="text"] or input[type="submit"]) is because I wanted this to degrade gracefully for older browsers. Form wrapper styles Below you can see the current result: Inputs styles Quick tip: When adding float: left to an element, there's no need to add also display: block. Create a page flip effect with HTML5 canvas. Build a Neat HTML5 Powered Contact Form. In this tutorial, we are going to learn how to create a swanky HTML5 AJAX powered contact form.

Build a Neat HTML5 Powered Contact Form

The form will use some of the new HTML5 input elements and attributes, and will be validated using the browser's built-in form validation. We will use jQuery and Modernizr to help out with the older browsers, and PHP on the server side to validate the input. Step 1: Getting Started To begin, we need to setup our directory and files. To get started, I highly recommend the HTML5 boilerplate. For more information on the HTML5 boilerplate check out this guide on Nettuts+. Once downloaded and unpacked, delete everything but index.html and the css and js folders.

Making a Beautiful HTML5 Portfolio. Martin Angelov In today’s tutorial we will be making a beautiful HTML5 portfolio powered by jQuery and the Quicksand plugin.

Making a Beautiful HTML5 Portfolio

You can use it to showcase your latest work and it is fully customizable, so potentially you could expand it to do much more. The HTML The first step is to write down the markup of a new HTML5 document. In the head section, we will include the stylesheet for the page. Index.html. How to Code a Clean Website Template in HTML5 & CSS3. Last week on MediaLoot we posted a tutorial on designing a clean homepage template using Adobe Fireworks, the result was a sleek web page concept that we're now going to imagine that we have shown to our client, and they have just given us the go ahead to start coding it up into HTML and CSS!

Premium Members Get Source Files Premium members can download the source files for this tutorial here. Alright, without any further ado, let’s get started on this thing! To refresh your memory here is the design we created last week. Plan structure and write HTML codeExport images from the layoutStyle the HTML with CSS So, with that in mind, let’s begin by writing our HTML. Preparation Start by creating a new folder and index.html and styles.css files. Doctype and Structure Open up the index.html file in a text editor, my preferred editor for code is MacRabbit Espresso (Mac only), for Windows try Notepad++ or Dreamweaver if needs be. Fullscreen Slideshow with HTML5 Audio and jQuery. In today’s tutorial we'll create a fullscreen photo slideshow to illustrate a New York picture series. We will add sounds with the HTML5 audio element in order to give life to the gallery and try to recreate the ambient of this vibrant city.

View demo Download source. Creating a HTML5 & CSS3 Single Page Web Layout. Creating a HTML5 & CSS3 single page template Today we will create HTML5 web template with combination with CSS3 and jQuery. Current template will contain header area (with logo and navigation menu), promo area (I will use jQuery Nivo Slider), center area with some content, bottom area (which you can use for footer links as example), and footer itself. Live Demo.