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xCharts - Build Beautiful Custom Chart & Graphs Based on D3.js. The Complete Guide to Building HTML5 Games with Canvas and SVG. I’m currently spending most of my time explaining to students, hobbyists, professional developers and teachers how to build games using HTML5.

The Complete Guide to Building HTML5 Games with Canvas and SVG

Then, I recently thought, rather than keeping all these details for small audiences, wouldn’t it be smarter to share it with you? This article is then based on my own experience. I will probably omit some crucial things some of you may know. But I’ll try to update this post with my own new discoveries and, of course, based on the feedback you kindly provide in the comments or via Twitter. Let’s Talk about Semantics. It’s time we had “the talk”.

Let’s Talk about Semantics

I could get you a book or recommend some sites from Dr Mike’s special bookmarks folder, but the best way to make sure you get the right idea is to do it myself. I’m talking about HTML semantics. Understanding the thinking behind the naming of elements will help your markup shine. Semantics and the Web # Menu. Gloparco/Master-List-of-HTML5-JS-CSS-Resources. JS GameBoy Color Game Center. The Edge of HTML5. The Edge of HTML5 Eric Bidelman · Legend: Not quite ready.

The Edge of HTML5

Keep it on your radar. Relevant Chrome/WebKit bug. 40 Beautiful Free HTML5 & CSS3 Templates. Dec 01 2011 Over the last few years there has been great collections of quality free HTML & CSS templates published on Noupe such as 50 Free High-Quality and “New” (X)HTML/CSS Templates (2009) and 40+ Elegant Free CSS/(X)HTML Templates (2010).

40 Beautiful Free HTML5 & CSS3 Templates

There have been some great free templates released over the last year so we thought it would be appropriate to share some of these great new designs with you all. In web development, it’s important to move with the times and embrace the latest changes. As such, all of the templates listed in this article were designed using HTML5 and CSS3; both of which will help future proof your website and make them more accessible.

The Templates. HTML5 Canvas Demos and Applications To Make You Say WOW. Our today’s post is on HTML5 Canvas Applications and Demos.

HTML5 Canvas Demos and Applications To Make You Say WOW

Being the last day of this calender year, we were bit skeptical on topic to choose. After thinking for quite a while we chose HTML5 Canvas Applications over others as we wanted to portray a different subject. In this post, you will be able to check the power of HTML5. Google Swiffy. Api.html. Maqetta. How To Create a Stylish Button Entirely with CSS3. A week or two ago I posted a CSS basics tutorial on how to create a simple button graphic using image sprites.

How To Create a Stylish Button Entirely with CSS3

By popular demand in the comments we’ll now look at creating a similar button style graphic, but entirely with CSS. Let’s look at how CSS gradients, shadows, borders and transitions can all be combined to create a stylish button for your website. The button we’ll be creating is based on the typical style found on almost any website. It’s uses a rounded rectangle ‘tablet’ style shape with gradients and fine borders providing subtle touch of depth to give a slight three dimensional appearance. The text on the button is also given some shading to give the impression of an inset effect.

View the CSS button demo <! The HTML for this demo is pretty simple, other than the basic document structure of Doctype, link to CSS stylesheet and page title, all we need is an anchor element. Next we can begin styling the button with a coloured background, this is where CSS gradients come in handy. CSS3 Patterns Gallery. Browser support The patterns themselves should work on Firefox 3.6+, Chrome, Safari 5.1, Opera 11.10+ and IE10+.

CSS3 Patterns Gallery

However, implementation limitations might cause some of them to not be displayed correctly even on those browsers (for example at the time of writing, Gecko is quite buggy with radial gradients). Also, this gallery won’t work in Firefox 3.6 and IE10, even though they support gradients, due to a JavaScript limitation. Value Bubbles for Range Inputs. Range inputs in HTML5 are like this: In browsers that support them, they look like this:

Value Bubbles for Range Inputs

Voxels. Add HTML5 video to your site. Net magazine is the number one choice for the professional web designer and developer.

Add HTML5 video to your site

It's here that you find out about the latest new web trends, technologies and techniques – all in one handy package. Each issue boasts a wealth of expert tips and advice, including in-depth features and over 30 pages of advanced front and backend tutorials on subjects as diverse as CSS, HTML, JavaScript, WordPress, PHP, and plenty more. net compiles the hottest new sites from around the web, and being the voice of web design, our mission is to source the best articles written by the best people in the industry and feature interviews and opinions crammed with inspiration and creative advice. In short, If you're serious about web design and development, then net is the magazine for you. Editorial Oliver Lindberg, editor, Ruth Hamilton, production editor, Mike Brennan, art editor,

Image watermarks with HTMLCanvas and Javascript. What is watermark.js?

Image watermarks with HTMLCanvas and Javascript

Watermark.js is a js library for creating watermarks on images written by Patrick Wied. Cross-Browser HTML5 Placeholder Text. One of the nice enhancement in HTML5 web form is being able to add placeholder text to input fields. Placeholder attribute allows you to display text in a form input when it is empty and when it is not focused (it clears the field on focus). oCanvas - Object-based canvas drawing. HTML5 Readiness. Automated Optimization with HTML5 Boilerplate Build. HTML5 Boilerplate is widely recognized as a rock-solid foundation for building new web-based sites and applications. That said, few are aware that the tool offers more than simply setting up your development environment. It also helps you "wrap up" your work by providing an awesome cross-platform build process.

The Build Script, with Paul Irish Overview So why might you need this build tool? All other tools have limitations that Ant's original author couldn't live with when developing software across multiple platforms. Many developers are unfamiliar with the build process. The Directory Structure The build script makes some assumptions about how your files are sorted and structured. /js/libs/ - contains common script libraries: Modernizr, jQuery and a pngfix for IE6/js/mylibs/ - contains site specific custom library scripts/plugins.js - all jQuery plugins/script.js - site/page specific JavaScript The Build Folder Structure The build/ folder contains the following elements: HTML5 Unleashed: Tips, Tricks and Techniques. ZEN - HTML5-CSS3 Audio Player. Adobe Flash FLA to HTML.

The HTML5 Video Framework. Use HTML5 in WordPress TwentyTen - TwentyTen Five - The HTML5 WordPress theme :) HTML5 Doctor, helping you implement HTML5 today. HTML5 Boilerplate - A rock-solid default template for HTML5 awesome. HTML5 Demos.

Initializr - Start your HTML5 project in 15 seconds! C HTML5 Logo. The Movement. Fullscreen Pageflip Layout. A tutorial on how to create a fullscreen pageflip layout using BookBlock. The idea is to flip the content like book pages and access the pages via a sidebar menu that will slide out from the left. View demo Download source We have received a couple of requests on how to use the BookBlock plugin in fullscreen. So, we decided to create a fullscreen layout, apply BookBlock to it and add a sidebar menu.