HTML5 Application Cache. Are you working with HTML5, then take a quick look at this post that explains how to develop a offline web project using HTML5 application cache. Most of the latest browsers have caching mechanisms, this gives three advantages reducing server load, increases web page speed and office access specially for gaming website. Download Script Live Demo Live Demo Egglabs.in Developer Cosmo: A free Metro-inspired theme for Bootstrap - Bootswatch I’m pleased to announce Cosmo, a brand new Bootstrap theme inspired by Metro. Cosmo features bright colors and no-frill components reminiscent of Windows 8. You can jump right in and use it exactly like you would use standard Bootstrap. To really get the Metro look though, try using Font Awesome, sizing up your glyphicons, and combining them with the new .btn-block class.
How & When to Build Website Content using Tables Back in time over a decade ago, web development was still living through its infancy. Developers would commonly build website layouts constructed with HTML4 tables, and this was standard practice most of the time. When CSS finally grew into popularity precedents began to change. It was now easier for developers to use div elements and position everything with CSS stylesheets. But even following modern practices of HTML5/CSS3 we can still find a use for tables. How to Make Your Site Look Half-Decent in Half an Hour Programmers like me are often intimidated by design – but a little effort can give a huge return on investment. Here are one coder’s tips for making any site quickly look more professional. I am a programmer. I am not a designer. I have a degree in computer science, and I don’t mind Comic Sans. (It looks cheerful.
Twitter Bootstrap for Github Pages This is a Github Pages theme for your project built with Twitter Bootstrap Usage: This will give you a nice vanilla page with Twitter Bootstrap awesomeness baked right in: Alerts! Bootstrap Responsive utilities Bootstrap provides some handful helper classes, for faster mobile-friendly development. These can be used for showing and hiding content by device via media query, combined with large, small, and medium devices. Use these sparingly and avoid creating entirely different versions of the same site. Responsive utilities are currently only available for block and table toggling.
SASS is awesome! What is SASS? In the olden days, people used to write CSS by hand. This had a number of problems, namely: 23 Amazing Single Page Websites When a website doesn’t call for a lot of content, it might be a good idea to go with the single page approach – where all of the content lives on the home page and the navigation, in most cases, allows the user to jump from one section to another. In the past few years, we’ve seen a steady increase in popularity of these types of sites, mainly partly because the use of jQuery can make for some nifty transitions and effects. For you’re inspiration, we gathered some really nice examples of websites that use only one page to show all their content. From minimalist layouts to colorful ones, from plain and simple menu navigations to parallax scrolling, you will find plenty here to inspire you. Take some time and check them all out, and let us know which one is your favorite. Rodesk
Change URL structure of custom post type and hierarchical custom taxonomy in Wordpress Hi again! It’s been a few months since I last posted and a lot has changed here at WSI which has meant less time to do these awesome blog posts! But here’s one which should whet your appetite! (Whet is spelled correctly You have just created a super cool and useful Custom Post Type in WordPress and added it to an equally useful Custom Taxonomy which is hierarchical but you find that your URL structure just isn’t how you want it. Talk: Tooling & The Webapp Development Stack One of the things I recognize at Google is how productive developers surround themselves with powerful tools for iterative development and debugging. For us front-end developers, the ecosystem of tools has exploded in the past two years, as we have a lot more software and libraries beyond Firebug and jQuery to help us build webapps. In the talk below I walk through the current ecosystem of tools and how they can make your development experience a more enjoyable one. My slides:
Converting a Design From PSD to HTML Several weeks ago, I showed you how to take a PSD design and convert it into HTML and CSS. Given the popularity of that particular tutorial, I've decided to create a second series. However, I'm not much of a designer. 18 pivotal web design trends for 2014 What web design trends do you think we'll see in 2014? I'm betting on more simplicity, more cleanliness, and more focus on smaller screen sizes, among other things. This collection is largely based on observation, vaguely educated guesswork, waving a finger in the air, and a bunch of other posts I've compiled in recent months. As such, some of these predictions may be more accurate than others! No doubt I have missed all manner of trends, so do share your own thoughts and predictions in the comments section below.
Mobile Emulators and Simulators - The ultimate guide to mobile developers The most useful tools for mobile web are emulators and simulators. In Chapter 4 of Programming the Mobile Web I’ve made an extensive description and installation guideline for creating a desktop mobile testing environment. And in Chapter 13, I’ve also reviewed other solutions for mobile testing, including four device remote lab solutions. I’ve mixed all this information to create this ultimate guide to 37 download resources for hundreds of emulators and simulators. Enjoy! This list includes content from Programming the Mobile Web book with frequent updated information & links.
Creating a Volume Controller with jQuery UI Slider If you are a freebies hunter, chances are you have downloaded lots of PSD user interfaces (UI). Some of them are truly amazing and could save our time by prototyping the design we were working on. In this post we will code a PSD UI and turn it into something more functional. We are going to code the following PSD UI Slider to be applied as the jQuery UI Slider theme. However, please take note that this tutorial is intended for intermediate levels of experience.