HTML5 Quickstart Template – Mobile Viewport, CSS3, Google Font, Latest jQuery – All Ready

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Whenever I want to quickly make a webpage, I don’t want to have to build the whole page everytime. Here is my starter code for an HTML5 page. The key points are : HTML5 Doctype – Ready Viewport and Mobile – Ready Title tags, Character Set, Keyword and Description Meta, Favicon, Stylesheet tags – Ready… Read more »

Force links to open in a new tab, not a new window

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Yes it is possible with CSS to have links open in new tabs or new windows. I discovered this issue when testing target=”_blank” in IE9/IE10 versus Chrome. <a href=”[yourlink]” target=”_blank” style=”target-new: tab;”>GetPowers</a> Or you could put it in the header as: <html> <head> <style> a { target-new:tab; } </style> </head> <body>  There are some options… Read more »

HTML Actions vs Javascript Callbacks

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HTML actions: The action attribute specifies where to send the form-data when a form is submitted. In HTML5, the action attribute is no longer required. We can use javascript to send data on the backend using AJAX. http://www.w3schools.com/tags/att_form_action.asp Callbacks in javascript: In general, a callback function is used once another function you have called finishes…. Read more »