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Awesome jQuery Plugins And Techniques To Create Visually Excellent Websites

Awesome jQuery Plugins And Techniques To Create Visually Excellent Websites

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jQuery.fracs · larsjung.de To use the core lib just include jquery.fracs-0.12.0.js. The outline feature can be found in jquery.outline-0.12.0.js and depends on the core lib (you'll need to include both files). Fractions To retrieve the fractions of an element use: var fracs = $(selector).fracs(); this will return an object of type Fractions. Why programmers work at night [This essay has been expanded into a book, you should read it, here] Image via Wikipedia A popular saying goes that Programmers are machines that turn caffeine into code. And sure enough, ask a random programmer when they do their best work and there’s a high chance they will admit to a lot of late nights. Some earlier, some later.

Building a shopping cart with knockout.js - thebeebs Prior to joining Microsoft I worked for a large online retailer, so I know first-hand how difficult it is to produce a good shopping cart. As a user updates quantities, deletes items or changes delivery options it’s important to update the sub total, tax and shipping instructions. It’s critical that the experience reacts quickly and that nothing gets in the way of a user making the purchase. Even when creating a simple shopping cart it is easy to end up with a bug ridden, mess of JavaScript onChange events.

Image Desaturate jQuery plugin Latest version: 0.7 (changelog) Stable version: 0.6 (changelog) Prev. version: 0.5.2 Example jQuery plugin page Contact: miksir@maker.ru How to Prevent Image Bandwidth Theft With .htaccess Protect your images from being linked by other websites while you pay the bandwidth! by Christopher Heng, thesitewizard.com If your website displays beautiful pictures, you may encounter the ugly situation where your photos and other images are used without your permission on other sites. Even worse, those websites "hotlink" your pictures, that is, they don't host the pictures directly on their site, but embed them into their pages by linking to the copy on your site.

15 Fresh and Powerful CSS3 Tutorials CSS3 is here, it’s fun, and allows us to evolve the look of the web as we go. Features like gradients, drop shadows, rounded corners, animations, and opacity are giving us the promise of more fun. In this post we’ve collected some new and brilliant tutorials that will help you in mastering your CSS3 skills.

jamescryer.github.com/grumble.js/ Originally written for Huddle.com, grumble.js provides special tooltips without the usual limitations of north/east/south/west positioning. A grumble can be rotated around a given element at any angle, all 360 degrees. Any distance can be specified. Any CSS style can be applied. There's auto-magic size adjustment for use with localised text.

Word HTML Cleaner A tool to strip Microsoft’s proprietary tags and other superfluous noise from Word-generated HTML documents, leaving all the basic goodness intact. File sizes are greatly reduced, and the returned markup is easier to read, revise and employ. This is intended for fairly basic styled text documents: please don’t upload your 50,000-word richly illustrated annual report and expect a nice slim web page in return. If however you’re used to writing in Word and you regularly find it awkward to get your text ready to publish online, this is the tool for you. Typographer’s quotes and dashes, and other non-ascii characters, are converted to HTML entities to increase their portability amongst browsers and operating systems.

Free Photoshop Brushes from BrushPortfolio.com - Original High Resolution Photoshop Brushes I love how much cool free stuff you can find on the web. Designers are always sharing their talents and you can find some pretty amazing stuff. To help with your search, I have compiled a list of 20 great sites where you can find awesome freebies.

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