Archive for the ‘JavaScript’ Category

Browser Support in jQuery 1.12 and Beyond

Browsers, Internet Explorer, jQuery, Opera, Safari | Posted by Keefr April 15th, 2014

jQuery is putting the finishing touches on the final version of its core that will support IE6 and IE7, and another version will drop support for Opera 12.1x and Safari 5.1. At this point, it should disturb and affect very few users, and it makes sense from their stand point. Removing a lot of ancient browser support will clean up and compact the code — both affecting and improving the user experience for the vast majority.

Browser Support in jQuery 1.12 and Beyond

Introduction to Node.js / Server Side JavaScript

JavaScript | Posted by Keefr April 14th, 2014

javascriptI’ve never had a chance to play around with Node.js, but in some down time did a little quick researching on it and found a lot of easy and different ways to download it and install it locally onto the Mac, but beyond that, I wasn’t sure where to begin, or more importantly — why to begin.

I found the article below that’s a combo introduction / set of examples of where Node.js makes sense, and where it just doesn’t.

Why The Hell Would I Use Node.js? A Case-by-Case Introduction/a>

Get the Focused Element with JavaScript

JavaScript | Posted by Keefr March 25th, 2014

javascriptNice article / tip on getting the currently focused on-page item via good ol’ vanilla JavaScript.

Get the Focused Element with JavaScript

Creating a Border Animation Effect with SVG & CSS

CSS, JavaScript | Posted by Keefr March 6th, 2014

This is one of those demos/tutorials that are cool looking and great if utilized sparingly and in the right places. Basically the tutorial leans on SVG and CSS, but it could be done other ways (JavaScript and semantically meaningless containers)

Creating a Border Animation Effect with SVG & CSS

Fullscreen Overlay Effects

CSS, JavaScript, Web Design, Web Development | Posted by Keefr March 4th, 2014

Great demo and tutorial on how to add some nice effects for those overlays and/or off-canvas implementations. A couple of the examples utilize SVG and JavaScript to get them working.

Fullscreen Overlay Effects