Playground

In this category you will find experiments, plugins and articles related to web development and programming. Here we present some new ideas and inspiration for solving problems and tackling challenges around web development.

Latest Tweets Tooltip with jQuery

By cody on

If you have a news website, it might be interesting for you to allow your users to see the latests tweets about a topic. Here is a jQuery plugin for showing the late ...

Website Stripping Effect with jQuery

By Mary Lou on

Here is nice example of how to use the Sexy Curls jQuery Plugin by Elliott Kember. The idea is to show the original sketch of your website. This is done by dragging ...

CSS Mania jQuery Plugin

By cody on

Here is a jQuery plugin that makes use of the CSS Mania API. CSS Mania is a well known website showcase site where designs can be submitted and rated. A lot of infor ...

A jQuery Heat Map

By cody on

Here is a very simple way ho to create a heat map with jQuery. The idea is to track the clicks of a user and then display the click pattern with semi-transparent dot ...

Find Your First Twitter Follower

By chadking on

This application aims to show you who your first follower was in twitter. It’s done with PHP and jQuery and of course it uses the twitter API. Two of the avail ...

Pause and Play Effect with jQuery

By cody on

Here’s an effect based on the one used in fml to stop and pause an event. The idea is that when we click on the play/pause button or p ...

Some Useful JavaScript & jQuery Snippets

By cody on

How to refresh the src of an image with jQuery? $(imageobj).attr('src', $(imageobj) .attr('src') + '?' + Math.random() ); How to see if an image is loaded or not wit ...

Easy PHP Site Translation

By chadking on

Here’s an easy way to translate your web site using PHP. The idea is to have several files for each language you want to provide. Each one of these files have ...

URL Image Getter/Uploader/Resizer

By chadking on

I was wondering how to get images from a site the same way like Digg or Facebook do, where it is only necessary to provide a link, and images get automatically uploa ...