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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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add onfocus functionality to input fields 

The focus behavior of form elements is not supported correctly in all browsers. That’s why I created this simple small script to add this functionality to all text fields in a page. It uses the YUI javascript library, but it off course can be made also for other libraries like jQuery or Prototype.

GlassBox – Better UI 

GlassBox is a compact Javascript User Interface (UI) library, which use Prototype and for some effects. With GlassBox you can build transparent border, colorful layouts and “Flash-like” effects. The GlassBox library .. * is easy to use * is customizable and skinnable * comes with a coherent API (CSS based parameter) and a short [...]

Spice up your images with this script! 

instant.js 2.0 allows you to add an instant picture effect (including tilt) to images on your webpages (alternatively: slided.js or filmed.js). 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 a thing.

Live Pipe – Extensions for Prototype 

LivePipe UI is a suite of high quality widgets and controls for web 2.0 applications built using the Prototype JavaScript Framework. Each control is well tested, highly extensible, fully documented and degrades gracefully for non JavaScript enabled browsers where possible. MIT licensed and actively maintained.