Xah Web Dev Blog Archive 2015-08

CSS: HSL Color (minor update)

CSS: Background Image, CSS Sprites Tutorial (repost)

What Character Encoding Do Chinese Sites Use? (minor update)

JS: Property Key "constructor"

minor update. Never use the “constructor” property.

Practical SVG Tutorial (much rework in the past weeks)

SVG: Text Element Tutorial (first version)

JS: Convert String to Number (minor update)

The W3C, is now hip, due to competition with WHATWG. W3C now has github, with HTML, tutorial style!

http://w3c.github.io/html-reference/figure.html#figure

by the way, if you didn't know already, the w3c and WHATWG split few years ago. NOT amicably. 〔►see WHATWG vs W3C Split

web design: 3 more websites with unreadable gray on white

gray on white chrome devtools website 2015-08-05
Web Design: Grey Text on White Background?

JS: Throw Try Catch Finally (new)

JavaScript Syntax Complexity: Lookahead

JavaScript expression statement complexity 2015-08-13
JavaScript Syntax Complexity: Lookahead. ECMAScript 5.1 §12#sec-12.4

JS: Operators (updated)

JS: Navigate DOM Tree (updated)

JS: DOM Whitespace Nodes (on its own page)

JS: Node Type, Node Name, Node Value (updated)

JS: Array.prototype (updated. Examples separated into own pages)

CSS: Linear Gradient (updated)

JavaScript quiz variable in array 2015-08-09
JavaScript Quiz: Variable in Array

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JS: Random Array Element, Randomize Array (on its own page)

JS: Format Number (new code added)

js constructor quiz 2015-08-05
do you understand every line here? JS: Property Key "constructor" (updated)

Javascript Style Guide (added a new item about looping thru properties)

Web Design: Grey Text on White Background? (more screenshot)

JS: Object System Overview (more refinement)

So, Google Plus is now officially flopped, after 4 years of ado.

google plus failed news 2015-08-03
google plus failed news

The Google Plus Song (humor)

Firefox: Set Mouse Wheel Scroll Speed (updated)

Firefox: Set Backspace Key to Go Back To Previous Page

Web Design, Minimal Window Width (repost)

Google Chrome. Hover mouse over a link. It should show the URL. But, Google Chrome had a bug since about .

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