• HTML & CSS
    Coding a Beautiful Website From ScratchCode
    As a sequel to the popular tutorial, "Design a Beautiful Website From Scratch", we will be converting our beautiful design into a valid HTML/CSS website. Even though we used the template, we will not use its CSS framework to build the site. Instead, we will be coding this design from scratch!Read More…
  • Web Development
    Build an Auto-Scrolling Slideshow That Works With and Without JavaScript200x200
    Create a jQuery slideshow that enables you to click through each slide when JavaScript is disabled, without having to display all slides one under the other. Read More…
  • Web Development
    The Ultimate Guide to .htaccess Files200x200
    Apache's .htaccess configuration files have baffled countless developers. This tutorial aims to break through this confusion by focusing on examples and thorough descriptions. Among the benefits of learning .htaccess configuration is automatic gzipping of your content, providing friendlier URLs, preventing hotlinking, improving caching, and more. First, the basics. Read More…
  • XML
    Create an RSS Reader With a Custom XMLLoader ClassPreview
    Those of you who've already downloaded the Flashtuts+ freebie XMLLoader Class 3.0 will know what a handy tool it can be. In this screencast, its author Clemente Gomez will take you through some features of the XMLLoader Class, building a useful multi-RSS reader in the process. Make some time, grab a cup of coffee and enjoy..Read More…
  • News
    How to Make AJAX Requests With Raw Javascript200x200
    Javascript frameworks have turned simple AJAX functions into one-liners. This is quite incredible, considering the fact that it would require more than twenty to accomplish the same thing with raw Javascript. Nevertheless, it's important to learn what's "under the hood". Read More…
  • News
    Friday Freebies: Object-Oriented Javascript200x200
    Packt Publishing has once again generously offered a few copies of the recently released "Object Oriented Javascript", by Stoyan Stefanov (@stoyanstefanov). After finishing the book last weekend, I can promise you that it's one of my favorite web development books. Stoyan does a fantastic job of making Javascript seem attainable. So without further ado, leave a comment to be automatically entered to win one of three copies. Read More…
  • ActionScript
    Assemble a Nifty Twitter Widget using Flash and the Twitter APIPreviewimage
    Flash will work neatly in combination with the Twitter API to create a Twitter widget for any webpage. Follow Shane Johnson (@ultravisual) as he demonstrates building an interface, pulling in specific XML data and tackling cross-domain policy issues..Read More…
  • WordPress
    Dissecting the WordPress Text Widget200x200
    In this tutorial, we will take a close look under the hood of the WordPress text widget to uncover the process of creating a widget that can be added to multiple widget locations. Read More…
  • Web Development
    Rapid Development with ColdFusion and CFML200x200
    Experience the speed, versatility and sheer joy of developing your web applications in ColdFusion 8. All you need is some space on your PC, and 45 minutes.Read More…
  • XML
    Build a Dynamic Guest Book with XML and ActionScript 3.0Previewimage
    Guest books are a great thing to enhance the online experience your viewers receive. The ability for the viewer to talk to you and others, respond to questions you've raised, comment on your work or just to socialize means a guest book is a must have for most web sites. Let's see how we can build our own guest book with ActionsScript 3.0, XML and PHP.Read More…
  • Tools
    Code Your Own Online “Paint Shop” AppCode
    Today we are going to replicate this excellent Flash based drawing application. But instead of sticking to good ol' Flash we are going to use the canvas element and some spiffy jQuery UI elements to achieve the same functionality. Intrigued? Let's dive in!Read More…
  • PHP
    Creating an Advanced Password Recovery Utility200x200
    In my last tutorial, 'A Better Login System', a few people commented on how they would like to see a tutorial on password recovery, which is something you don't always see in user access tutorials. The tutorial I am bringing you today will deal with just that. Using mySQLi, we will learn to recover unencrypted and (one-way) encrypted passwords. Read More…