Design, CG Graphics & Inspiration

Making tabs with dl tag

Making tabs with dl tag

Once I needed to make tabs on the webpage. As it’s a rather routine problem, I didn’t want to reinvent the wheel, so I just googled a little bit to see how people solve it. All the solutions I found looked rather run of the mill, something like that:

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  • November 4, 2009,
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Universal Method of Block Decoration

Universal Method of Block Decoration

I asked my readers to think out a technique for laying out blocks with rounded-off corners and shadows. Take a look at the solutions I received, and you will see that most of them are very much alike: four elements in the corners and a somewhat odd-looking result, though there are some differences in block placement. Let’s take a detailed look at the way those techniques work and also find out why this article isn’t simply titled “Creating rounded-off blocks with shadows.”

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  • November 3, 2009,
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Best Free Services to Capture Website Screens

Best Free Services to Capture Website Screens

No, I am not talking about capturing screenshot of your desktop using Print Screen or other screen capture softwares. I wanted to implement requirement where I had to capture screenshots of the input website. Now this is a tricky job. If you do not have dedicated server machines and permissions on your shared hosting server, it becomes slightly difficult.

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  • June 16, 2009,
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6 Tools To Be An Effective Web Developer

6 Tools To Be An Effective Web Developer

Over the last few years Rails has helped Ruby’s popularity explode. One of the biggest reasons for this is the time that Rails can save you. By working within a well defined framework a lot of development decisions are simplified and it is easier to be more organized. Throw in some great tools like ORM, Unit Testing, Mocking, and more and you have a powerhouse of developer efficiency and quality.

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  • May 18, 2009,
  • Splashnology Editors