Blog Archives - Marie Kuter Random with Axure Axure allows you to create and use variables in a pretty advanced way. I recently used the Math.random() function a lot, and thought it could be useful (at least for me) to write the good random formulas somewhere, for later reference. It is probably very easy for programmers, but this is not my case, and I don’t want to lose time trying to figure out which is the right way of writing the formulas each time. So here it is! Why do we need a random on Axure?
15 Most Popular jQuery Plugins of June 2012 Another month has passed and it's time for the jQuery plugins roundup. Keep on reading to see what plugins you might have missed in June 2012. 1. jQuery++ PHP Login Form with Sessions Session variables are used to store individual client’s information on web server for later use, as web server does not know which client’s request to be respond because, HTTP address does not maintained state. This tutorial enables you to create sessions in PHP via Login form and web server respond according to his/her request. To Start a PHP Session: To Store values in PHP Session variable: <?phpsession_start();$_SESSION['login_user']= $username;
Mega Menus (Axure Tip #1) — Christopher Roosen Download my free, customizable mega menu widget for Axure 6.5. The Mega Menu - An Overview Dropdown ‘mega menus’ (otherwise known as ‘meta menus’ or ‘mega dropdowns’) are becoming increasingly common in the online world, particularly on sites with broad and deep information architecture. When used in place of a normal drop down, mega menus allow the designer to organize the menu links into categories, present links in columns and surface specific relevant content links.
Tools for Web Developers Lighthouse is an open-source, automated tool for improving the quality of web pages. You can run it against any web page, public or requiring authentication. It has audits for performance, accessibility, progressive web apps, SEO and more. You can run Lighthouse in Chrome DevTools, from the command line, or as a Node module. You give Lighthouse a URL to audit, it runs a series of audits against the page, and then it generates a report on how well the page did. From there, use the failing audits as indicators on how to improve the page.
The Messy Art Of UX Sketching Advertisement I hear a lot of people talking about the importance of sketching when designing or problem-solving, yet it seems that very few people actually sketch. As a UX professional, I sketch every day. I often take over entire walls in our office and cover them with sketches, mapping out everything from context scenarios to wireframes to presentations.