Archived posts, April 2005

Proper Flash embedding

Standards compliant JavaScript Flash detection and embedding updated.

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

Guidelines for UK government websites

Plenty of good advice for anyone building any kind of website.

Posted on April 2, 2005 in Accessibility, Quicklinks, Web Standards

7 steps to better handheld browsing

Tips for giving people browsing with handheld devices a better experience.

Posted on April 2, 2005 in Browsers, CSS, Quicklinks


The debate on HTML vs. XHTML continues.

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

Browser Elitism

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

Posted on April 4, 2005 in Browsers, Quicklinks

404 oddities

Requests for strange and nonexistent files turn up in server logs.

Posted on April 5, 2005 in Web General

More Nifty Corners

Rounded corners without images or markup clutter, now even better.

Posted on April 5, 2005 in CSS, JavaScript, Quicklinks

Class Presentation

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

Posted on April 6, 2005 in CSS, Quicklinks

AJAX and Accessibility

Make sure you consider accessibility before using Ajax.

Posted on April 8, 2005 in Accessibility, JavaScript, Quicklinks, Usability

Doctype Declarations and Content-Type Headers

An explanation of what makes a browser treat XHTML as XHTML.

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

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

EPiServer och tillgänglighet

A look at what is needed to make an EPiServer site accessible and standards compliant.

Posted on April 12, 2005 in Accessibility, Content Management, Quicklinks, Web Standards

Going to @media 2005?

Who’s going to the @media 2005 conference in June?

Posted on April 12, 2005 in Web General

Definitive Solution to Image Replacement

Image replacement that solves the images off, CSS on problem.

Posted on April 13, 2005 in CSS, Quicklinks

Safari 1.3

A new version of Safari with lots of improvements is out.

Posted on April 16, 2005 in Browsers, Quicklinks

Creating Accessible JavaScript

How to use JavaScript without impacting accessibility.

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

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 Browsers, Quicklinks, Web General, Web Standards

Ten good practices for writing JavaScript in 2005

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

Posted on April 19, 2005 in JavaScript, Quicklinks

Web browser standards support

Comprehensive charts of standards support. No Safari though.

Posted on April 23, 2005 in Browsers, Quicklinks, Web Standards

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 CSS, Usability

Ten questions for Tommy Olsson

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

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

Generic Form Validation Routine

Useful, unobtrusive, progressive enhancement ECMAScript.

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

Keeping pretties out of content

How to decide which graphics are presentational and which are content.

Posted on April 29, 2005 in Accessibility, Quicklinks, Web Standards

Unkle: Never Never Land

Artist: Unkle Title: Never Never Land Genre: Breakbeat-turntablism Released: 2003 Visit for more details on Unkle: Never Never…

Posted on April 30, 2005 in Music