Javascript: JQuery Flip

Last week I started a series of tutorials about using some javascript tools in your website and I’m continuing this week with Flip, a jQuery plugin that gives the effect of a piece of paper flipping to show alternative content on the other side.

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Plain Text Feedburner (Google Version) Subscriber Count [Updated]

This is a short tutorial explaining how to get the raw number of subscribers from your Feedburner feed to display on your web page.

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Javascript: JQuery Tabs

In modern web applications you often need to make something visually appealing and without using something like Flash, the best thing for this is Javascript. There are a variety of frameworks available these days that enable a huge amount of visually impressive tricks – from animating content to organising it. This is the first of a series of articles showing how to use these frameworks to make your application a better place – Tabs using JQuery.

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Write For ProgTuts

As you may be aware running a site like this can take a lot of work. We are continually striving to provide you with high quality programming tutorials. However at the moment there is only two of us writing for ProgTuts and we are both very busy. We contribute time when we can but its not always possible.

Write for ProgTuts

“What does this have to do with me?” you might be asking. Well we would like to encourage you to contribute your own tutorials to ProgTuts. There are several advantages to doing this. Not only can you contribute to the community and get your work shown on the site, but you will also get a lot of exposure and link to your site (remember we get thousands of views per month).

So if you are interested in helping us make this site fantastic and want your own work to appear on a high profile website such as ProgTuts, then head over to our contribute page for all the information you need. We hope to be hearing from you soon.

AJAX and Google Integrated Search

In this tutorial I will show you how to create an AJAX search box that can be used on your website or blog that also has an integrated Google search built in. We will be using HTML, CSS, PHP and jQuery to create our search box.

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The Anatomy of a .htaccess File - Hints and Tips

Have you ever wondered how to create a “nice” or “clean” url such as the one for this page? Or wondered how to set a custom 404 page when users look for a page that isn’t there? Maybe you are trying to work out how to password protect directories on a web server. In this tutorial I’m going to tell you how to achieve all these things using a simple .htaccess file.

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Simple Graphics with Java

Creating graphics with programming languages can seem a little strange; how do these commands we write possibly become that nice picture on the screen? How can that nice picture be animated?
Today I’m going to show you a really simple 2D example of how to do it in Java.

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Create a Parallax Website Header

This tutorial will show you how to create a cool Parallax Website Header using jQuery and the jParallax jQuery plugin. This is quite a simple experiment and you won’t need any javascript knowledge, just plain old HTML and CSS. However this has the potential to create some really stunning effects.

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Introducing ProgTuts New Look

After the amazing growth of this site I decided that we should maybe update the look of the site and give it a unique feel. So here it is. I would really like to hear people’s thoughts on the new site design so please tell us what you think. After all it is you guys that will be using the site. So if you don’t like the colours, width or you think there are features missing you would really like to see then please comment below. On the other hand if you love the new look then please tell us as well.

I hope this new look will benefit everyone.

PHP Automatically Create Thumbnail Images

I recently wrote about making an AJAX image gallery. In it I said you should have a separate thumbnail image so that you don’t have to load up the main image and resize it, wasting time and efficiency. In this article, I’m going to show you how to automatically make a thumbnail when an image is uploaded using PHP.

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