Archive for December, 2014

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

XML: A Beginner’s Guide: Go Beyond the Basics with Ajax, XHTML, XPath 2.0, XSLT 2.0 and XQuery

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Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

BlockingInappropriate Sites

When you have children who need access to the internet then there is the worry that they may accidentally or deliberately access sites of an inappropriate nature. You can’t stand and watch them the whole time and so a software solution on your computer is needed. For younger children I recommend a solution where you […]

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Objects

It was always intended with XHTML 1.0 that the object tag be used for embedding other files into the web page. The embed tag was never a part of that standard and the iframe tag was flagged for removal. XHTML 5 has arrived just afer the last of the browsers to not support the object […]

Monday, December 29th, 2014

Sound and Motion

Video and audio files no longer need a plugin with modern browsers. These file types are now so commonly used that they have their own XHTML tags to attach them directly into the browser with no separate plugin required. You can still us an object tag nested inside of the new tags to attach a […]

Monday, December 29th, 2014

XHTML

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Sunday, December 28th, 2014

Microformats

It just isn’t possible to add semantic tags for every possible thing that people may want to add into their HTML. Thousands of different tags would just lead to even more people marking up their content with the wrong tags than is currently the case (consider how many web pages incorrectly use the table tag […]

Saturday, December 27th, 2014

Alternate Styles

One option available in browsers that doesn’t see as much use as it ought to is the one in the view menu that allows you to swap which stylesheet the page is using. This may be due to older versions of Internet Explorer not supporting it but a small amount of JavaScript can fix that. […]

Friday, December 26th, 2014

XHTML/CSS Basics for Web Writers

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Friday, December 26th, 2014

Country Specific TopLevel Domains

The part of a domain name after the last dot is the top level domain that a given domain belongs to. There are two types of top level domain – those intended for international use and those that belong to a specific country. With the exception of a few of the top level domains created […]

Friday, December 26th, 2014

Tables

While the table tags themselves haven’t changed in XHTML 5, their use is now restricted to semantically defining tabular data. Where using tables for layout was still necessary at teh time the prior version of XHTML was introduced, the CSS

Thursday, December 25th, 2014

Alternative HTML inForms

How easy or difficult it is going to be to process forms on your web page depends on how you code the HTML for the form. In this tutorial we take a look at a few simple tricks for coding the HTML that will make processing some form field types much easier both in your […]

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

New Perspectives on Blended HTML, XHTML, and CSS: Introductory (New Perspectives Series: Web Design)

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