Archived posts, April 2005

Proper Flash embedding

Standards compliant JavaScript Flash detection and embedding updated.

Posted on April 1, 2005 in Web Standards, JavaScript, Quicklinks

Why XHTML?

The debate on HTML vs. XHTML continues.

Posted on April 4, 2005 in Quicklinks, (X)HTML

Browser Elitism

Should we spend more time on working around the shortcomings of IE?

Posted on April 4, 2005 in Browsers, Quicklinks

Class Presentation

Interesting discussion on how to keep class names non-presentational.

Posted on April 6, 2005 in CSS, Quicklinks

Planning Structural HTML

An introduction to structural HTML and how it helps preparing a document for CSS styling.

Posted on April 9, 2005 in Web Standards, CSS, (X)HTML, Quicklinks

Introduction to Web Accessibility

A brief explanation of the basics of web accessibility.

Posted on April 10, 2005 in Accessibility, Quicklinks

The Future: HTML or XHTML

HTML is next to dead, killed by non-conforming parsers.

Posted on April 10, 2005 in (X)HTML, Quicklinks

Creating Accessible JavaScript

How to use JavaScript without impacting accessibility.

Posted on April 17, 2005 in Quicklinks, JavaScript, Accessibility

About fluid and fixed width layouts

A bit of talk about fixed, fluid, and elastic website design.

Posted on April 18, 2005 in Web General

Browser Elitism Part 2

Should developers spend time scripting around IE's poor CSS support?

Posted on April 19, 2005 in Quicklinks, Web Standards, Web General, Browsers

Ten good practices for writing JavaScript in 2005

Tips for writing efficient, accessible, usable, and future-proof JavaScript.

Posted on April 19, 2005 in Quicklinks, JavaScript

Skip Links

A look at the the different approaches to implementing skip links.

Posted on April 23, 2005 in Accessibility, Quicklinks

Fixed or fluid width? Elastic!

A quick explanation of the concept of elastic width layouts.

Posted on April 25, 2005 in Usability, CSS

Ten questions for Tommy Olsson

Tommy talks about MIME types, HTML, floats, accessibility, and more.

Posted on April 27, 2005 in Quicklinks, Web Standards, Interviews, Accessibility

Generic Form Validation Routine

Useful, unobtrusive, progressive enhancement ECMAScript.

Posted on April 27, 2005 in Usability, JavaScript, Quicklinks