2007 Web Development Predictions

The standardistas were abuzz a year ago with hopeful predictions for the coming year. Visions of sugar plums dropping rounded corners, AJAX, and alpha transparent pngs danced through their heads. 2006 has been a great year for web development. Did we get what we wanted? Did we get too much of what we wanted? Further, […]

YUI libraries are updated again!

The Yahoo! platform developers work continuously to make the YUI libraries as bulletproof as possible. Don’t pass up on this opportunity to have top-quality interactions that scale to enormous traffic, are platform independent, and evolve with new technology and concepts. Remember, they’re built for Yahoo! first and then offered to you for free. They’ve got […]

Quick hint for using the YUI Container library

The YUI Container libraries work with visibility:hidden to hide your targeted div. I’ve spent too many hours trying to figure out why something wasn’t working only to realize I had display:none in the CSS. So, when you use these libraries remember visibility, not display. It’s a mantra that could keep you from pounding your forehead […]

Yahoo releases new components to their YUI libraries

Yahoo began releasing it’s design and javascript libraries a few months ago. These are truly a great resource; you can benefit from some of the greatest minds at Yahoo! These scripts have been extensively tested for memory leaks, cross-browser support, and accessibility. The latest release includes the module/container library. This group makes it super easy […]