Archive for the ‘jQuery’ Category

Sorting items on the fly (AJAX) using jQuery UI Sortable, PHP & MySQL.

Sunday, May 3rd, 2009

While we were working on http://www.duettographics.com Administration control panel, they required the ability to sort their images in easy way, so after some googeling we find many separate tutorials for this. So, we decided to write one simple tutorial that can describe the whole thing.

In this tutorial, we’ll work on sorting menu items.

Requirements : sortable jQuery UI, PHP & MySQL server support. (more…)

Generates lightbox on the fly using jQuery

Saturday, May 2nd, 2009

This method requires you to have  2 copies of each image, the original size & thumbnail one. thumbnails MUST BE named as filename_thumb.jpg & stored in /thumbs.  you must have the latest versions of jQuery & jQuery Light Box Plugin. (more…)

5 CSS3 Techniques For Major Browsers using the Power of jQuery

Sunday, March 1st, 2009
Many exciting new functions and features are being thought up for CSS3: text-shadow, box-sizing, opacity, multiple backgrounds, border-radius, border-image, etc… CSS3 leads to greater flexibility and makes it much easier to recreate previously complex effects. Not all current browsers support CSS3, but it is however possible to create equivalent effects and serve it with the power of jQuery. This article presents 5 CSS3 techniques which can dramatically get you a stunning user interfaces and how to achieve almost the same effects using jQuery for browsers that are not compatible yet with CSS3 new features.