Month of : November, 2010

Animate Panning Slideshow with jQuery

November 12th, 2010

If there’s one thing that never seems to go out of style, it’s a good jQuery slideshow. Highly visual websites rely on the ability to showcase imagery automatically. Whether it be a professional photographer or zoo, slideshows pop up so frequently because they work well. In today’s tutorial we’ll take the makings of a classic [...]


Death to confirmation dialogs with jquery.undoable

November 12th, 2010

Confirmation dialogs were designed by masochists intent on making users of the web miserable. At least that’s how I feel when I run into too many of them. And yes, if you take a look at Subtext, you can see I’m a perpetrator. Well no longer! I was managing my Netflix queue recently when I [...]


Making an Interactive Picture with jQuery

November 12th, 2010

In this tutorial I will be showing you how to piece together an interactive picture – aka an image that contains tooltips and popup boxes. This can be useful for showing off a particular aspect of a photo (ie items or people). The original inspiration for this tutorial came from the IKEA website, which uses Flash [...]


The Case for jQuery’s .delegate() Method for Dynamic Event Binding

November 12th, 2010

Binding events is one of the most common tasks a JavaScript developer has to do. It’s integral to the way our applications handle user interaction and response. Since it’s inception, jQuery has had event handling via various helper methods that helped to abstract cross-browser differences. If you’re a jQuery developer, I’m sure you’re used to [...]


Scripts For Galleries, Slideshows and Lightboxes

November 12th, 2010

Family photos, vacation snapshots or creative artistic works: whatever images you have to present, you can present them in a variety of ways. On a big screen, in slide shows or in a thumbnails gallery. However, to convey the message of presented data effectively, it’s important to offer it in an attractive and intuitive way. [...]


15+ jQuery Popup Modal Dialog Plugins and Tutorials

November 12th, 2010

  jQuery Popup Modal Dialog Windows Modal dialog windows are a great way to show quick information to your users, but to also alert them of errors, warnings, prompts for information and more.  When you bring jQuery into the mix, you know you’re going to end up with a slick dialog that really makes the [...]


Credit Card Fraud Screening

November 2nd, 2010

Anyone who accepts credit cards can be a victim of credit card fraud. That's where credit card fraud screening comes in. This article explains the various credit card fraud dangers, as well as the benefits of screening for credit card fraud. What Is Credit Card Fraud? Any misuse of credit cards constitutes credit card fraud. [...]


Minimizing eCommerce Credit Card Fraud

November 2nd, 2010

Online credit card fraud is very costly for merchants, who bear the brunt of the cost of eCommerce credit card fraud. Though there is no guaranteed way to eliminate all online credit card fraud, there are many approaches for minimizing eCommerce credit card fraud that merchants may want to consider. Minimizing eCommerce credit card fraud [...]


eCommerce Web Hosting

November 2nd, 2010

If you are starting or expanding your online business, you may be interested in eCommerce web hosting. Learn how to find eCommerce web hosting solutions that meet your business's needs. Selling goods and services online, or eCommerce, has become an important part of business for many companies. eCommerce allows a business to reach a potentially [...]


SSL Certificates

November 2nd, 2010

SSL certificates stands for Secure Sockets Layer Certificates, a means of providing security for cashless commerce on the Internet. SSL certificates may provide better or worse encryption, and depending on the issuing authority, inspire more or less trust. What Is SSL? SSL is a protocol developed by Netscape to provide encrypted channels to enable private [...]