Category Archives: Development

JQuery Plugin Project – FancyMe Alphabetical Tab Navigation

What can I say? I found this plugin-development to be a quite interesting hobby. Once I gave it a try, I couldn’t stop. And after making the tabbed navigation, I knew there was more I could do with it. So this next plugin was born. The alphabetically-ordered tab navigation is something I’m quite proud of.

The Pros and Cons of Working with JQuery Mobile

I’ve been working with the mobile web (either designing or front-ending, I tend to do both) for almost four months now and I’ve learned a great deal in that time. One of the many things I’ve learned from has been the use of the JQuery Mobile framework for mobile web experience implementation. As you can […]

What internet users should expect with the rise of HTML5

There has been a lot of controversy and information about what the increasing presence of HTML5 will represent for web developers and their current way of dealing with web projects. It has also been acknowledged as a very positive improvement for numerous reasons concerning said subject. From the user’s perspective, though, there is also a […]

PHP Tutorials That Will Have You Programming Right Away

Now that I have been teaching HTML and CSS for the new students of the Computer Technologies mayor at the university, I have been asked one or two times if we’re going to cover basic PHP programming. Sadly, the time I have for that course is limited. Nevertheless, I gathered a list of effective PHP […]

Useful Websites and Resources for Learning Drupal

Due to time schedules and related circumstances, I haven’t had the time to properly learn Drupal, and have been learning on the go. I would suggest, though having the time to do so, you used the opportunity to do so if you’re planning on working in the web development field. As a web designer it […]

Online Solutions for Graphs and Charts

This post is actually motivated by my current development project. The solution I’m working on is FusionCharts, which is not a free solution, but it is still a very good one to work with. I’ve had my issues with it, but I still appreciate it for having such an enormous variety of graphs and charts, […]

Getting Started on HTML5, and A Library for the Canvas Element

Many of us are still wondering about this HTML5 stuff, and many of us (yeah, like me) just read about it but really didn’t know what it was about. Yeah, I’m one of those guys. What is HTML5 anyways? It’s a cooler version of HTML/XHTML, giving you the option of using a greater variety of […]

Learning JQuery with Rebecca Murphey’s JQuery Fundamentals

Another development-related post, breaking out of the rutine for a while. I have to say I was impressed, this is the greates source of JQuery learning I’ve come across. It’s an entire programming manual completely free and with exercises and everything. I’m telling you, if you want to learn how to use JQuery, today’s most […]

About Code: Keeping it Clear and Clean

I’ve been too design driven on all of my posts and I’ve forgotten about a very important part of my career: coding. That is currently one of my main tasks, and I wanted to talk about what I’ve found out to be a very common issue among developers: understanding somebody else’s code. It is such […]