Tag: web development
For browser compatibility…Can I use…http://caniuse.com/
HTML5 Boilerplate helps you build fast, robust, and adaptable web apps or sites. Kick-start your project with the combined knowledge and effort of 100s of developers, all in one little package. http://html5boilerplate.com/
Markdown is a text-to-HTML conversion tool for web writers. Markdown allows you to write using an easy-to-read, easy-to-write plain text format, then convert it to structurally valid XHTML (or HTML)http://daringfireball.net/projects/markdown/
The Treehouse site uses some of the concepts from Gamification to teach people web design/development and iOS/Android programming. In relation to gamification, you can earn badges as you complete courses, these are an indicator of what skills you currently possess and are viewable by anyone including recruiters.
|The joys of web design in the post-pc era…Pictured is the device testing lab used during the development of the BBC News mobile site!||
1) Go to http://createqrcode.appspot.com/
2) Enter in the URL you would like to create a URL for
3) Choose the image size you require
4) Click Create and save the generated QR image
Liking this new development tool from Microsoft, which is available for free to download from here
Many thanks to Deviant Art for providing this excellent icon set
After spending a lot of time trying to figure out why verdana looked so much better in IE than Firefox, found this article which reveals it is all down to the effects used to smooth the font, by changing to ClearType the font renders in Firefox just as well as it looks in IE.
Check out the article for full details to view steps to enable ClearType