Tag: Accessibility

Using the HTML title attribute

Published 4 years 8 months ago on January 16, 2013

Some time ago, the title attribute took off like crazy. I’m confident it was as a result of some high profile SEO publications pushing it as another way to stuff your keywords into every single one of your pages. As with many of the gray SEO practices out there, there are many negative side effects […]

Physical Device & Viewport Sizes

Published 4 years 10 months ago on November 20, 2012

LukeW | Data Monday: Physical Device & Viewport Sizes. Very interesting account of the current landscape of tablet devices and how Apple’s iPad Mini stands out in the crowd. I’ve been thinking a lot about this stuff lately, as I’m sure we all have. I think we can all agree that responsive Web design is […]

Avoiding IFRAMES via PHP and cURL

Published 7 years 10 months ago on November 23, 2009

With IFRAMES being so outdated, there is an alternative using PHP and cURL

The Trouble with Lightbox (and its Variants)

Published 8 years 1 week ago on October 12, 2009

Lightbox is a great image display technique for the modern Web, just be sure it’s still usable!

Building Functional Alt Sites using SWFAddress

Published 8 years 4 months ago on May 18, 2009

When developing a full Flash website, it is very important to provide an effective alternate site for viewing. SWFAddress helps extensively with exactly that.

Working with canvas – Some Background and Basics

Published 8 years 6 months ago on March 23, 2009

Canvas is an HTML element that provides a surface on which to draw with JavaScript

Respecting Color Contrast in Web Design

Published 8 years 11 months ago on October 20, 2008

Color contrast is a very important aspect of Web design. Be sure to test your color contrast.

Current Events: Google’s Improved Flash Indexing

Published 9 years 3 months ago on July 7, 2008

Google recently updated their indexing algorithm to include textual Flash content. Is that a good or bad thing?

Improving Your Process: Maintaining Product Quality

Published 9 years 6 months ago on April 14, 2008

As a Web designer or developer, it’s important to make sure that your products remain top quality, regardless of any speed bumps you may encounter.

Current Events: Captioning Sucks!

Published 9 years 6 months ago on April 7, 2008

Joe Clark and the Open & Closed Project have recently launched CaptioningSUCKS.com in an effort to spread awareness about the sad state of captioning online.

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