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    Plugins
    Incorporating the jQuery Date Picker Into the Post Editor: Save the DateDatepicker
    In this series, we are working on a plugin for the simple purpose of introducing a jQuery date picker into the post editor using a post meta box and then displaying it on the site front end. Rather than do an extensive, detailed series on a deep topic in WordPress - the purpose of this series is to focus on a very niche topic.Read More…
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    Plugins
    Incorporating the jQuery Date Picker Into the Post Editor: Preparing the PluginDatepicker
    We cover a lot of topics on this blog - anything ranging from something as simple as how to include and require template files in WordPress projects to something such as an entire series on the Settings API, but I think there's always room to cover a straightforward How-To that covers a single, specific task within the context of WordPress. So, in this two-part series, we're going to take a look at how to introduce a jQuery date picker into our post editor so that we can associate a date with a given post.Read More…
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    Creative Coding
    Create an FAQ Accordion for WordPress With jQuery UIThumbnail
    Creating an FAQ section for your WordPress website is incredibly simple. We're going to use WordPress Custom Post Types for the questions & answers. Then we'll use a jQuery UI accordion to make a nice cross-browser accordion widget. Finally we'll assign a shortcode so that we can put our FAQ on any page or post.Read More…
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    JavaScript & AJAX
    Create a Windows-like Interface with jQuery UIMain image
    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 getting down and dirty with jQuery UI, a user interface library built on top of jQuery. Read More…
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    JavaScript & AJAX
    What you Should be Excited About in jQuery UI 1.9200x200
    jQuery UI 1.8 has been around for a little while now. In fact, it's currently on version 1.8.16. jQuery UI 1.9 is under active development and brings a number of new widgets to the table, along with the usual improvements in stability and performance. The biggest changes are, of course, the new widgets themselves, but there have also been modifications to some of the existing widgets. We'll look at the new widgets first. The widgets are in the advanced stages of development, but you should be aware that the widget's APIs are still subject to change until they are fully finalized.Read More…
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    JavaScript & AJAX
    Quick Tip: Create Cross-Browser Datepickers in MinutesDatepicker
    In this quick tip, I'll show you how to use the new HTML5 date input, and then provide a fallback jQuery UI solution for the browsers which don't yet support this new input type.Read More…
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    JavaScript & AJAX
    Create a Dynamic Content Editing System: New Premium Tut200x200
    In this week's in depth Premium tutorial - in both written and video formats - we are going to learn how to create a dynamic content editing system using the jQuery UI Widget Factory. We'll go over how to develop a logical, object orientated jQuery UI Widget, transform various nodes to editable text fields, delegate events within the widget framework, manage context, toggle icons, serialize data, and of course edit, restore and delete data using jQuery's fantastic AJAX functionality! Become a Premium member to read this tutorial, as well as hundreds of other advanced tutorials and screencasts.Read More…
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    WordPress
    How to Create a FAQ Page with WordPress and Custom Post TypesCreating faq with wp jquery
    In the web world, a FAQ page is created specifically for the viewers/customers, and contains general questions and their respective answers about a particular product or service. This tutorial details the process of creating a dedicated FAQ section in the WordPress backend with custom post types, as well as how to spice up the actual page a bit by using jQuery and CSS.Read More…
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    ASP.NET
    A jQuery UI and .Net Image Organizer200x200
    Over the course of this tutorial we'll look at how to create a simple image organizer that lets users reorder a series of images; this functionality could be useful on any kind of image-based site where users have a collection of images that they have uploaded or otherwise added to their profile or account. We'll use .net to retrieve and store the order of images in a SQL database on the server, and jQuery UI to handle the reordering of the images on the client.Read More…
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    JavaScript & AJAX
    How to Use the jQuery UI Autocomplete Widget200x200
    In this tutorial we'll be looking at one of jQuery UI 1.8's newest components - the Autocomplete widget. Auto-completing text fields can be a popular choice with visitors to your site because they make entering information much easier. They can be used on product search fields for example, or when a visitor must enter a country, or a city, or anything else that may be a choice from a common dataset. As well as being popular with visitors, the jQuery UI Autocomplete is popular with developers because it's easy to use, powerful and flexible.Read More…
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    JavaScript & AJAX
    What You Must Know About jQuery UI 1.7200x200
    This morning, the jQuery UI team announced that the latest version of the library, 1.7, is now available for download. Let's take a look at some of the new features and enhancements; they're quite substantial! Read More…
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    JavaScript & AJAX
    Use the jQuery UI to Control the Size of Your Text200x200
    JQuery's UI can add so much to a web page. There are many different widgets that the UI provides. One up and coming star, is the slider. In this tutorial, I will show you how to use a slider to control the text size of an article on a page. This lets the user control exactly the size that suits them, and is also a pretty impressive feature to have on a site!Read More…
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