Creating Illusions of 3D objects in CSS3

A lot of times when we are developing we like to keep the pixel size of the web page to a bare minimum. Not only does it decrease load time which creates happier customers, but it also gives a secret bonus to SEO. If you are not familiar with using pseudo elements, then the table […]

CSS 3 Full Screen Page Transitions

While doing my research on cool CSS3 properties and new ideas, I ran across a website called Cod Drops. They have some really cool tutorials and inventions on their site. One of my favorite inventions that they had come up with was to make a website feel more like software. I think our goal for […]

CSS Timing Notifications, Animations, and Progress Bars

The article in review did a great job of illustrating and articulating its point on how and when to use animations. The basic fact is that many legacy browsers do not support animations and never will. You need to gauge your audience and see if animations will benefit you in the long run or if […]

Implementing Custom Checkboxes and Radio Buttons with CSS3

Something that has always annoyed me is the lack of customization (without javascript) of form elements. It might have been possible (other than padding) before CSS3, but CSS3 certainly has made modifying these form elements easier. Whether you want to customize the color, look and feel, or just the size of these buttons, you can […]

Responsive Design and Development Framework

So you are sitting in a meeting this morning and you are hearing the word responsive web design being thrown around. So what is it exactly? Responsive design and development is not new by any means. It was available in CSS2, but it being browser supported now that tablets and mobile devices are becoming more […]

jQuery and CSS3 Slider – Parallax

Today we want to share a simple parallax content slider with you. Using CSS animations, we’ll control the animation of each single element in the slider and create a parallax effect by animating the background of the slider itself. The idea for this comes from the slider of the Kendo UI homepage, a framework for […]

Major Changes to CSS Gradients

One of the easiest and most effective ways of speeding up a web site is to replace background images with CSS3. A linear gradient defines a color change along a specified line. Each point on the line has a particular color. The width of the line, perpendicular to the direction of the line, extends to […]

CSS3 Selectors module with three attribute selectors

The CSS3 Selectors module introduces three new attribute selectors, which are grouped together under the heading “Substring Matching Attribute Selectors”. These new selectors are as follows: [att^=val] – the “begins with” selector The “begins with” selector allows for the selection of elements where a specified attribute (e.g. the href attribute of a hyperlink) begins with […]

5 Stunning CSS3 and jQuery Tutorials for completing any website

The most notable difference among all of the tutorials that I have seen, is the depth and complexity at which they portray their information. I like an article that is done at a high level, but has further information diving into technical pieces that I may or may not need to know. I don’t want […]

20 Amazing Tools For Responsive Web Design by MarkupBox

Creating a responsive theme has become more and more prominent as the mobile world has started to take over the digital marketplace. Companies need to take into account the tablet and mobile phone world because people are beginning to make purchases from them. Whether you are marketing groceries, apps, or metal, it is important to […]