Category : jQuery

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 [...]


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 [...]