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10:28 pm GMT - Fri, December 30, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Creating an API-Centric Web Application
Planning to start working on a new web application? In this tutorial, we’ll discuss how to create an API-centric web application, and explain why this is essential in today’s multi-platfor...
03:00 am GMT - Thu, December 29, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Create a Scalable Widget Using YUI3: Part 3
In the last part of this series, we looked at the life-cycle methods, automatic methods and the custom methods that our widget requires or can make use of. In this part, we’re going to finish de...
09:00 pm GMT - Tue, December 27, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Ten New Years Resolutions Every Web Developer Should Make
In less than a week, we’ll be in 2012. I know it’s a clich, but where has the year gone? Naturally, we’re now at the time of year when folks set goals for the new year. While you mig...
09:00 pm GMT - Tue, December 27, 2011
TutsPlus - Code 10 New Years Resolutions Every Web Developer Should Make
In less than a week, we’ll be in 2012. I know it’s a clich, but where has the year gone? Naturally, we’re now at the time of year when folks set goals for the new year. While you mig...
08:27 am GMT - Tue, December 27, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Recently in Web Development (December Edition)
Web development is an industry that’s in a state of constant flux with technologies and jargon changing and mutating in an endless cycle. Not to mention the sheer deluge of information one has t...
10:06 pm GMT - Sun, December 25, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Happy Holidays from Tuts+!
The holidays are upon us, and we’re feeling festive at Tuts+ this weekend! We’d like to take this opportunity to say a huge Christmas thank you to all our readers, and wish you a very...
06:53 pm GMT - Fri, December 23, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Object-Oriented PHP for Beginners
Twice a month, we revisit some of our readers favorite posts from through out the history of Nettuts+. This tutorial was first published in July, 2010.For many PHP programmers, object-oriented pr...
01:41 am GMT - Fri, December 23, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Say Hello to Webkit Filters
Earlier this month, a new specification, Filter Effects 1.0, was released. It presents some exciting new Photoshop-like effects that we can use in the browser! Even better, Webkit has already landed s...
03:10 am GMT - Thu, December 22, 2011
TutsPlus - Code From Idea to Market: How We Built Gradient
Retracing the steps you’ve taken is a helpful way to understand how well you’ve executed your vision – whatever that might be. What could you have done better? What should have been ...
09:17 am GMT - Wed, December 21, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Create a Scalable Widget Using YUI3: Part 2
In part one of this series, we reviewed some of the necessary constructs to use when creating a widget with YUI3. We looked at the static properties we needed to set, the class constructor and namespa...
02:00 am GMT - Tue, December 20, 2011
TutsPlus - Code The Official 2011 Nettuts+ Holiday Gift Guide
I needn’t remind you that Christmas is almost upon us. If you still haven’t bought gifts for your loved ones, this is the perfect time to start panicking. If your loved one is a developer ...
12:35 am GMT - Sun, December 18, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Introducing Nettuts+ Builder Version 2
We’re pleased to announce the release of Version 2 of Nettuts+ Builder, a Mac app that handles the process of concatenating and compressing your assets, optimizing your CSS by running it th...
02:30 am GMT - Fri, December 16, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Dig into Dojo: Dijit
Maybe you saw that tweet: “jQuery is a gateway drug. It leads to full-on JavaScript usage.” Part of that addiction, I contend, is learning other JavaScript frameworks. And that’s wha...
01:43 am GMT - Thu, December 15, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Should You Learn CoffeeScript?
I’d imagine that I represent a large portion of the web development community. I’m very intrigued by CoffeeScript; I’ve even learned the syntax and used it in a few demos. However, I...
02:30 am GMT - Wed, December 14, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Create a Scalable Widget Using YUI3: Part 1
In this tutorial, we’re going to look at how easy it is to create scalable, robust and portable widgets using the latest version of the Yahoo User Interface library. YUI3 provides a Widget clas...
02:30 am GMT - Tue, December 13, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Build an Admin Panel with the Fuel PHP Framework
In the first part of this series, we took a look at the basics of the FuelPHP framework. In this second-part, we’ll be stepping it up a gear and move onto some more advanced topics! We’ll ...
11:02 pm GMT - Fri, December 9, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Quick Tip: Create a Makeshift JavaScript Templating Solution
Sometimes, you don’t require a high-quality templating solution, but still need to keep from mixing lots of nasty HTML into your JavaScript. In these cases, a simple, makeshift templating system...
08:20 pm GMT - Thu, December 8, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Create a Sticky Note Effect in 5 Easy Steps with CSS3 and HTML5
Twice a month, we revisit some of our readers favorite posts from through out the history of Nettuts+. This tutorial was first published in August, 2010.In this tutorial, you’ll learn how t...
02:00 am GMT - Thu, December 8, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Nettuts+ Quiz #8: Abbreviations Darth Sidious Edition
Abbreviations are an inevitable part of being a web developer. HTML, CSS, HTTP, XML… the list goes on and on.This Darth Sidious edition should be a fairly advanced test of your web development f...
12:24 am GMT - Wed, December 7, 2011
TutsPlus - Code WordPress Plugin Development Essentials: New Premium Course
So youve wrapped your mind around the process of creating WordPress themes, and now you want to take things to the next level? In that case, its time to begin learning how to create plugins for WordPr...
10:28 pm GMT - Tue, December 6, 2011
TutsPlus - Code A Brief History of HTML5
This is that article you generally skip over. Its the one where I dont detail an ounce of code, but instead describe the important events that lead to what you now recognize as HTML5. Some of us find ...
08:10 pm GMT - Mon, December 5, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Create a Windows-like Interface with jQuery UI
Have you ever wanted to create an interactive user interface for your application, but didn’t know how to? In this tutorial, we’ll create a Windows-like interface quickly and easily, by ge...
08:37 pm GMT - Sat, December 3, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Best of Tuts+ in November
Each month, we bring together a selection of the best tutorials and articles from across the whole Tuts+ network. Whether you’d like to read the top posts from your favourite site, or would...
11:00 pm GMT - Fri, December 2, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Dig into Dojo: NodeList Modules and Ajax
Maybe you saw that tweet: ”jQuery is a gateway drug. It leads to full-on JavaScript usage.” Part of that addiction, I contend, is learning other JavaScript frameworks. And that’s wha...
11:00 pm GMT - Thu, December 1, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Wrangling with the Facebook Graph API
Have you ever wanted to learn how to make your applications more social with Facebook? It’s much easier than you think! In this tutorial, we’ll be building an application that reads and pu...
04:25 am GMT - Thu, December 1, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Recently in Web Development (November Edition)
Web development is an industry that’s in a state of constant flux with technologies and jargon changing and mutating in an endless cycle. Not to mention the sheer deluge of information one has t...
05:42 am GMT - Wed, November 30, 2011
TutsPlus - Code Why Im So Excited About the New Tuts+ Premium
Hey, guys! For the last several months, I’ve had the pleasure of helping out, top-secret, on the relaunch of Tuts+ Premium. After months of work, it’s out in the wild! If you have a s...