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08/15/2011

Google’s +1 Button In Detail

by Cyle
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A few months ago Google released its +1 button. It is much like Facebook’s “like” button. The button influences search results, mainly on your friends. If one of your friends +1’ed a site then you will likely see it in Google search results as “John Doe +1’ed page” and it will be a higher ranked[…]

08/09/2011

HTML Optgroup Tag

by Cyle
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The optgroup tag is not known to many developers. Basically the tag adds a header or category title to your drop down lists. It is very helpful when used in forms and you need to categorize items in your drop down menus. The optgroup tags are not selectable themselves and only serve as a header[…]

08/09/2011

HTML Base Tag

by Cyle
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The base tag in HTML is used to define the base or anchor of links and addresses on a web page. The base tag can be very beneficial, but can also cause many headaches. Check out the example below to get an idea of how to use it. Example Lets say I am located at[…]

08/09/2011

contentEditable Property

by Cyle
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When the contentEditable property is used, it makes your text editable in the user’s browser (IE, Firefox, and Safari). The contentEditable property has been around a while, but not a standard until recently under HTML5. It can be very fun and amusing to play with. Example: <div contenteditable="true">This text can be edited. And this text[…]


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