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List.js - Add search, sort and flexibility to plain HTML lists or tables with cross-browser native JavaScript by @javve

List.js - Add search, sort and flexibility to plain HTML lists or tables with cross-browser native JavaScript by @javve

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Sidr - A jQuery plugin for creating side menus You will be able to create multiple sidrs on both sides of your web to make responsives menus (or not, it works perfectly on desktop too). It uses CSS3 transitions (and fallbacks to $.animate with older browsers) and it supports multiple source types. Get started Like any other plugin, you must include it after the jQuery script. For a better performance load them at the bottom of your page or in an asynchronous way. You have to include a Sidr Theme stylesheet too, choose between the dark or the light one, or if you prefer create one by your own.

Add Change Tracking to Online Text Editing with Ice.js If you're looking to add change tracking to a Web app, you might want to take a look at Ice from the CMS group at the New York Times. Ice (or Ice.js) is an implementation of change tracking for any content-editable element on the Web. It can track changes (inserts, deletes) from multiple users, and has some optional plugins for converting "smart" quotes and creating em-dashes. Hands-on experience is probably the best way to get an idea what Ice.js can do. The current demo shows a plain content-editable element with Ice.js as well as a TinyMCE instance using Ice.js as a plugin. The TinyMCE demo includes buttons for accept, accept all, reject and reject all.

Tools to Learn JavaScript By Doing -Telerik Developer Network …or how solving code puzzles can be your path to enlightenment. Whenever I’m asked how a developer can learn more about a particular language, I stress that it’s crucial to find the technique that works best for you. Most folks can think of a few immediate ways to pick up a new language: BooksConferencesClassroom study While these work, they’ve always had a few drawbacks for me. When it comes to books, I find that they are only effective if I read them while I’m sitting by my computer. Introducing Web Workers The HTML 5 specification introduces a new technology called Web Workers, allowing developers to spawn new threads for processing JavaScript code. This is a major improvement from the current state of the web, as it allows JavaScript code to execute outside of the UI thread, so your application is still responsive during long-running scripts. However, due to the nature of Web Workers there are restrictions to what they can and cant do, and how to interact with them. Todays article will explain what they are and how to use Web Workers. How to do it…

Hack Your Maps Web maps have come a long way. Improved data, cleaner design, better performance, and more intuitive controls have made web maps a ubiquitous and critical component of many apps. They’ve also become one of the mobile space’s most successful transplants as more and more apps are powered by location-aware devices. The core web map UI paradigm itself—a continuous, pannable, zoomable surface—has even spread beyond mapping to interfaces everywhere. Article Continues Below

A JavaScript Toolkit For Interactive & Real-Time Graphs – Rickshaw Rickshaw is a JavaScript toolkit, created by the developers of the stock photo service Shutterstock, for generating interactive and real-time graphs. It is built on top of the D3.js visualization library and can render stack or line graphs. The graphs are interactive, respond to hovering them or their legends, items in the stack can be re-ordered with drag 'n' drops and more. There is a good margin for customization: colors, sizes, interpolation and functionality in general with the modular/extendable structure of the toolkit. Getting started Less is a CSS pre-processor, meaning that it extends the CSS language, adding features that allow variables, mixins, functions and many other techniques that allow you to make CSS that is more maintainable, themable and extendable. Less runs inside Node, in the browser and inside Rhino. There are also many 3rd party tools that allow you to compile your files and watch for changes. For example:

Why React? Why not Angular 2? – Angularity As Angular 1.x gets older and Angular 2 picks up steam, many 1.x developers are wondering what to do next. Should you pick Angular 2? Maybe React? JSFeat - JavaScript Computer Vision Library. Data structures Most of JSFEAT methods relies on custom data structures. There are just few provided at the moment but I'm sure its number will increase with new functionality. AngularJS: More on Dependency Injection In the AngularJS tutorials I’ve been writing, you might have noticed the use of dependency injection. In this article I’m going to explain how dependency injection works, and how it relates to the small tutorial project we’ve created. Dependency injection is a software design pattern. The motivation for using it in Angular is to make it easier to transparently load mocked objects in tests.

slabText – a jQuery plugin for creating big, bold & responsive headlines I’ve been wanting to attempt a port of Erik Loyer’s slabtype algorithm for quite some time now and seeing Paravel’s fittext jQuery plugin, in combination with a gloriously hassle-free lunch hour gave me the impetus to attempt it. This is the result – resize the browser viewport to see the effect in action. So what does the script do again? Put simply, the script splits headlines into rows before resizing each row to fill the available horizontal space. The ideal number of characters to set on each row is calculated by dividing the available width by the pixel font-size – the script then uses this ideal character count to split the headline into word combinations that are displayed as separate rows of text. Many, many more examples can be viewed further down the page.

12 Experts to Help Jumpstart Your JavaScript Learning JavaScript is a red-hot topic for WordPress developers right now and for many, diving more fully into the language is a New Year’s resolutions. As WordPress looks set to move away from its reliance on PHP thanks to the emergence of the REST API and WordPress.com’s Calypso desktop app, it’s a race to find the right resources to learn JavaScript. And while some people learn best reading written tutorials, others study better socially. So in this article, we’ll introduce you to 12 coding gurus you can follow to jumpstart your year of JavaScript learning. Useful JavaScript Libraries and jQuery Plugins For Web Developers Advertisement If you have a problem and need a solution for it, chances are high that a JavaScript library or jQuery plugin exists that was created to solve this very problem. Such libraries are always great to have in your bookmarks or in your local folders, especially if you aren’t a big fan of cross-browser debugging. A JavaScript library isn’t always the best solution: it should never be a single point of failure for any website, and neither should a website rely on JavaScript making the content potentially inaccessible. Progressive enhancement is our friend; sometimes JavaScript won’t load properly, or won’t be supported — e.g. users of mobile devices might run into latency issues or performance issues with some JavaScript-libraries. Often large all-around JavaScript libraries such as jQuery might be an overkill, while tiny JavaScript micro-libraries could serve as good, “light” alternatives for a particular problem.

Native equivalents of jQuery functions Update: many people have asked about browser compatability for the native methods I’ve shown. Here are the links to that information: querySelector/querySelectorAll, classList, getElementsByClassName, createDocumentFragment. If you checked out my last post you’ll know that I have been doing lots of JavaScript coding as of late, both inside and out of Brackets.

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