Infographic: The science of color
Our today’s collection of infographics is about Color. Color is an important component of every website. The final impression of your website depends on correctness of the chosen colors. And you don’t should neglect with it. A bad color combination can have a negative effect as well. In today’s article I’ve selected three related infographics which can help to understand the color theory and the nature of color.
Google API – Get contact list
In our new tutorial I am going to tell you about inviting friends. I think that this is the most important part for every website, a key to success. Today I will show you how to create simple and effective Gmail contact importer using OAuth authorization and API. Also, I will tell about obtaining Google API access too.
Setting up dedicated Server with cPanel and a remote MySQL server
Let’s assume that you are running database-heavy web applications or you’ve got a lot of servers. In this time it is very possible that you think about consolidation your MySQL databases all onto one server. Using a separate server for MySQL can be very useful for you in case if you have had busy servers or servers with large databases. So you can offload MySQL-related work to the remote MySQL server. In our tutorial you can read how to setup your servers and connect your projects to remote MySQL server.
PHP Language detector
In this tutorial I will show you how to detect and display the visitor`s preferable language in PHP. I think that language detection is one of important features of any serious multilanguage website. As minimum – you can set necessary language for website interface for your visitors. Our script will show you one of 180 possible languages (depends on your browser’s preferences. Ready? Lets start.
10 great places to learn css3 animation
How to setup a web development environment
Welcome to our first video tutorial. Where I’m going to show you in detail how to setup a local web development environment. This tutorial is for novices and beginner in web development. Most of us are using Windows systems, this is because I selected WAMP at the most appropriate tool for us. We will install WAMP at our computer, and I will show you how you can use your database (phpMyAdmin), and, as some extra – I will show you a process of making own php-based RSS feed (on PHP).
Vimeo API – OAuth and Upload Example
Today I would like to continue talking about video. Last time we talked about Youtube, but today I decided to select Vimeo. Maybe you are owner of your own video website, maybe you are thinking about it, but anyway I think that our information will be useful for you. As you know, video usually means that you need to have a lot of space at hard disk of your hosting account. And it is true in case if you store video files at your own server. But, you can avoid all these difficulties (video storing and conversion) – you can try to work with 3-rd party video hostings. Our second example – Vimeo. In our new tutorial I will tell you how you can create Vimeo cross-uploader for your website.
CSS3 Loading elements
In our new tutorial I will show you how to create pure CSS3 loading elements (without any images). I think that it can be interesting for you in order to decrease amount of extra images in your project. I prepared three different loading elements. Now, lets check how I made them.
10 Hot Summer jQuery plugins (july 2012)
Hello our readers, I am happy to introduce our fresh jQuery plugins roundup for you. This is hot hand-made collection of the most interesting jQuery plugins. Here are different plugins like Flow slider, Floater, Handsontable, Impress and so on.
CSS3 Fade slider
Today I would like to show you how to create nice and smooth css3 slider. It uses fade effect to switch between slides. Plus, you can use custom promo text for each slide. We will use basic UL-LI unordered list to make this slider. We don’t need to click anywhere to switch slides – everything is automatically (css3 animation).