Posts Tagged ‘html’


Making fancy websites without Flash 2: Animating background image

Saturday, February 21st, 2009

This is a continuation of the Making fancy website without Flash entry from a few days ago. To make the story short – I will try and show you some jQuery alernatives for popular Flash animation. (more…)


Building fast web sites with Yahoo!’s Exceptional Performance Team

Saturday, November 15th, 2008

Yahoo!’s Developer Theater has always been a priceless resource for web designers and developers. But what I have found the most useful video for me was Steve Souders’ High performance websites presentation. For those of you who don’t have the time to watch the whole video – here is a short summary.

Like many things in our Universe, web performance obeys Pareto’s 80-20 principle – 20% of the elements of a website cause 80% of the effects on the performance. And if we try to slightly reduce the time spent on loading those 20% of the elements, we can get much more than 20% increase in speed. (more…)