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6 New jQuery Techniques to Spice Up Your Design Content

Designers are constantly striving to create eye-catching and interactive layouts without losing the usability features that add significant importance to the user’s experience. Since there are various forms of techniques being used nowadays, it can be quite confusing when choosing the perfect one. Content can either help to enhance the design, or serve as a [...]

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Runded corners with JS including DW plugin 

What is curvyCorners? curvyCorners is a free JavaScript program that will create on-the-fly rounded corners for any HTML DIV element, that look as good as any graphically created corners. Why use curvyCorners? Because it’s easy! You can add rounded corners to your DIVs in seconds. No image editing required. Should I use curvyCorners? It’s up [...]

Bevel and Shadows with JS 

bevel.js 1.1 allows you to add bevels (and also shading, shining and glowing) to images on your webpages (alternatively: glossy.js). It uses unobtrusive javascript to keep your code clean. It works in all the major browsers – Mozilla Firefox 1.5+, Opera 9+, Safari and IE6+. On older browsers, it’ll degrade and your visitors won’t notice [...]

Using CSS and JS together for cooler navigation 

When it comes to creating the navigation part of your Website, the first thing you might think of is an unordered list that you style as tabs. Lately, such navbars are everywhere, as many people believe they’ll make their site more Web 2.0-compatible. Personally, I just think they’re semantically better and accessible. In this article [...]

Shopp bolt-on e-commerce for WordPress 

Shopp is a plugin e-commerce solution for WordPress. It’s architected to be an easy-to-use, but completely flexible e-commerce solution that seamlessly integrates with your blog/CMS engine. It features some heavy duty e-commerce features and uses some innovative user interface approaches to make administering your store a whole lot nicer. The biggest deal is for designers [...]