• PHP
    Magento for Designers: Part 1200x200
    Magento is a stunningly powerful e-commerce platform. In celebration of ThemeForest's new Magento category, this mini-series will you teach how to get started with the platform, getting to know the terminologies, setting up a store and all related aspects of it, and finally how to customize it to make it our very own. In this first part, we'll get to know what Magento is, installing it, and importing some products. This is aimed expressly at the beginner; so you need not worry about lacking the requisite skills. We'll walk you right through! Excited? Let's get started! Read More…
  • HTML5
    How to Create a Slider to Zoom PhotosCode
    If you’ve ever used a piece of software, like Picasa or iPhoto before, you’ll be aware of the fact that there is a slider at the bottom, which allows you to specify how large each photo should be. Move the slider up a few ticks, and all the photos will zoom in a bit. Thanks to the HTML5 and the new range input, we can mimic this effect rather easily. Along the way, we’ll also learn about a variety of awesome new CSS3 features, including transition, nth-child, rotations, scaling, and more.Read More…
  • Games
    Make an RPG-Style Text System for Your Next GamePreviewicon
    In this tutorial we'll be creating a text system similar to what you see in a lot of role-playing games. Our class will dynamically display an icon for the characters as they speak, and will type each block of text letter by letter.Read More…
  • General
    How to Create an App with the Myows API200x200
    In their own words: "Myows is an easy-to-use app dedicated to providing a full suite of copyright solutions, from registration to management. Myows has been created for designers, photographers, bloggers, writers, musicians and anyone who creates copyrightable work." In this weekend supplementary tutorial, a member of the Myows team will demonstrate how to create your own apps using the Myows API. Read More…
  • News
    Photoshop to HTML: Upcoming eBook from Nettuts and Rockable200x200
    There's a reason why our various tutorials on slicing PSDs are consistently among the most popular articles on Nettuts. Every one of us, at one point or another, has needed to convert a PSD into a working website. The only problem is that, until you've gotten a few projects under your belt, it can be significantly confusing. As such, I was asked to prepare a book and video series that details the entire process from start to finish for Rockable Press. Read More…
  • HTML & CSS
    Quick Tip: Learning About HTML5 Local StorageHtml5
    In today's video quick tip, we're going to build a working, though very basic, to-do list in just a minute or two. Thanks to HTML5's local storage, we can make advanced browsers "remember" what we type, even after the browser is closed or is refreshed. Read More…
  • Web Design
    How to Create a Flash Menu in 20 MinutesPreview
    Imagine you've promised your client he will have that menu idea you told him about later on today, when you meet. You open up Flash and begin a rough but great example, which you can code or extend later. During this tut we'll focus on making just such a menu; as customizable as possible, without using any classes, just component parameters.Read More…
  • Web Development
    Fun with Canvas: Create a Bar Graphing Plugin, Part 2200x200
    In this two-part series, we'll combine the versatile canvas element with the robust jQuery library to create a bar graphing plugin. In this second part, we are going to convert it in to a jQuery plugin, and then add some eye candy and additional features. Read More…
  • Web Development
    Fun With Canvas: Create a Bar Graphing Plugin, Part 1200x200
    In this two-part series, we'll combine the versatile canvas element with the robust jQuery library to create a bar graphing plugin. In this first part, we are going to code the core logic of the plugin as a standalone version. Read More…
  • HTML5
    Implementing HTML5 Drag and DropCode
    One of the new features in HTML5 is native drag and drop. Surprisingly, Internet Explorer has had support for native drag and drop since version 5.5; in fact, the HTML5 implementation is based on IE's support. In today's tutorial, we'll look at how to implement native drag and drop to build a simple shopping cart interface.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Quick Tip: How to Automatically Resize an Image to Fit the ScreenPreview
    This Quick Tip explains how to use an image as a website background and scale it proportionally to the stage size. It's great for when you're using a SWF that's full-height and full-width inside a webpage.Read More…
  • Web Development
    How To Build a Widget to Display your BuzzingPreview
    A couple months ago, Google released a new Twitter-like service, called Buzz. We can use this service to display our latest buzzes on any site. So, in this tutorial, I'll guide you through the process of building your own Buzz widget.Read More…