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Adding single page “scrolling” navigation to your site

WORKING DRAFT: 10/30/2014 Adding “scrolling” navigation to your website can be helpful in a bunch of different scenarios. This tutorial show you how to use some popular jQuery plugins to easily add flexible nav options to your site. You can preview how this looks in the demo (opens in new tab). I’ve opted for an older […]

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Basic introduction to jQuery (Part 4)

WORKING DRAFT: 10/18/14 Okay, this is the last part of the “intro to jQuery” tutorials… you can start with the previous tutorials if you’d like: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 This time, we’re going to round out the functionality of the pop-ups by adding an optional “close” button inside of the pop-up, and […]

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Getting started with HTML 5 Boilerplate

WORKING DRAFT: 9/20/2014 We’ll be using HTML5 Boilerplate as a starting point for our project. You can download it at read more at the project website. Starting with this will give you the benefit of some of the most popular tools for front-end development today, in a neat package.  The project includes many more features […]

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What exactly is a website? An HTML overview

These are the basics you need to know to code your first web page! Create your first HTML file, learn about the structure all web pages need to work, and learn the basic HTML syntax.