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5 New Screencast Contestants

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Each day this week, we'll post five of the top twenty-five videos from the Nettuts+/Screenr competition. Your job, if you choose to accept it, is to review these short web development video tips and choose your favorite one in the poll below. How should you judge? Quite simply - there are no rules! Pick the one that helped you the most. The most chosen video each day will earn a spot in the top five at the end of the week!

For the second day of this week-long video competition, you'll learn about basic closures in JavaScript, using the Flot plugin to create graphs, building a content slider, and more!

1. JavaScript Disabled, no Problem!

2. Basic Closures in JavaScript

3. Plotting Graphs with jQuery and the Flot Plugin

4. Create a Content Slider with jQuery

5. Create an Automatically Updating Envato Comics RSS feed using Yahoo Pipes


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