The search for an easy-to-use Instagram API wrapper is a daunting one. Here’s the best one I’ve found thus far. It’s a jQuery plugin that will fetch the desired JSON data via AJAX. myedgenet.com.
Nice jQuery plugin for pulling in tweets. Especially when you roll in the patch at https://github.com/henrik/henrik.nyh.se/blob/0971e2b54b67955aae9039c50d7f1800afee164a/js/jquery.twitter.js to let you filter out @ replies. jQuery plugin for Twitter – blog – coda.coza.
Lots of times, it makes sense to pre-populate a form field with some text to guide the user. Usually you see this when space is limited, and the site tries to use the field’s value as a label. However, the field’s value isn’t the label— it’s the value. We see this often when a form […]
As promised, here is a discussion on how I customized some form elements with a fancy look and feel. It’s really fairly simple and utilizes nothing but standard form controls and some unordered lists.
Here’s a piece I put together recently for a client who wanted a tabbed interface on one of their pages. My goal in doing it was to make it as accessible and semantic as possible. One requirement I gave myself was to NOT use redundant elements (like one list for the tabs, and another for […]