How to Create Your First Web Page Using HTML and CSS Note: If you know anything at all about HTML and CSS, don’t bother reading this, it’s a guide for the uninitiated, technophobes, luddites, computer-illiterates, anyone who is more comfortable with a pen and paper than a keyboard and mouse. If making a web page seems like brain surgery to you, then this is the article for you. What you need to know 25 Free Travel Website Templates Whether you are planning to build a website for a travel company or a blog about your travels, having an attractive and easy-to-customize website template is very much welcome. So for those of you who are looking for a template to build upon a new travel website, here are 25 stunning and well-designed yet free travel website templates that we have found from around the web. For easy browsing and to help you find what you need, the templates below are grouped into two: the first templates are either HTML, XHTML, CSS or PSD Templates while the rest are templates for content management system such as WordPress, Blogger and Joomla. To download and know more about each template, just click on the preview image and it will take you to the source page where you can test the template via a live demonstration.
Start Using HTML5 WebSockets Today One of the coolest new features of HTML5 is WebSockets, which let us talk to the server without using AJAX requests. In this tutorial, we'll review the process of running a WebSocket server in PHP, and then building a client to send and receive messages to it over the WebSocket protocol. What are WebSockets? WebSockets is a technique for two-way communication over one (TCP) socket, a type of PUSH technology. At the moment, it's still being standardized by the W3C; however, the latest versions of Chrome and Safari have support for WebSockets. What do WebSockets Replace? A Snazzy Animated Pie Chart with HTML5 and jQuery Home : Articles : A Snazzy Animated Pie Chart with HTML5 and jQuery Tutorial by Matt Doyle | Level: Advanced | Published on 11 August 2010 Categories: Learn how to use the HTML5 canvas element, CSS3 and jQuery to create a gorgeous, interactive animated pie chart. Full code included for your own use.
5 awesome HTML5 demos You’ve probably seen a bunch of tutorials or articles about HTML5 on design blogs recently, but didn’t try to use it because most users will not be able to view it anyway. Now to motivate you, I compiled a few HTML5 demos that should make you want to start learning this new markup. Be aware that you may not be able to see some of the demos. To know what elements of HTML5 your browser supports, take a look at this chart. 1. A Baseline for Front-End Developers 12 Apr 2012 edit I wrote a README the other day for a project that I'm hoping other developers will look at and learn from, and as I was writing it, I realized that it was the sort of thing that might have intimidated the hell out of me a couple of years ago, what with its casual mentions of Node, npm, Homebrew, git, tests, and development and production builds. Once upon a time, editing files, testing them locally (as best as we could, anyway), and then FTPing them to the server was the essential workflow of a front-end dev. We measured our mettle based on our ability to wrangle IE6 into submission or achieve pixel perfection across browsers.
Subtle Patterns Nothing like a field of beautiful flowers. Download Download 5lide: HTML5-based Slides Maker At last week's GTUG campout, a 3-day long HTML5 hackathon, I signed up to be a TA for the weekend. That meant I spent most of my time wandering around answering random questions and helping developers debug their hacks. But, I can't be surrounded by a bunch of people hacking on cool shit and not join in myself -- it's just way too tempting. So, on Friday night, after coming home from the pitches and discovering that drinking 2 Dr. Pepper's was not in fact a good way to avoid jet lag, I stayed up into the wee hours hacking on an idea I'd been brewing for a few weeks.
10 jQuery Lightbox Clone Plugins Lightbox, and all of it’s various clones, can work magic on your jQuery web design. But where do you even start? There is so much out there and, frankly, most of it is crap. Well, don’t fret. Webrulon has done the searching for you.