All posts for "javascript" tag

Cutting the Mustard

Published
21st July 2015
by 
Matt Lawson
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Cutting the Mustard

Should we ignore the 0.3% of site visitors that use Internet Explorer 6? Or should we provide a fairly basic, yet functional experience? Matt Lawson explains how at Nomensa, we can create functional sites for all, no matter which OS, browser or device.

How to improve the accessibility of overlay windows – Part 1

Published
30th September 2014
by 
Gosia Mlynarczyk
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How to improve the accessibility of overlay windows – Part 1

Lightbox, modal window, dialog, overlay… There are many names used to describe a component with the same (or very similar) functionality. For the purpose of this article, I will use these terms interchangeably to refer to a window which is triggered by the user, appears on top of the viewed page overlaying other content, and which must be acknowledged by the user before they can come back to the main page area.

What is a front-end toolkit?

Published
3rd June 2014
by 
Emily Coward
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What is a front-end toolkit?

A front-end toolkit acts as a reference, not only for developers but for anyone working on the front-end of a website. It is a “living” body of front-end code and documentation for a website which is updated as and when a site develops during its lifetime.

Automating front-end build processes using Grunt

Published
27th January 2014
by 
Matt Jennings
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Automating front-end build processes using Grunt

As front end development has become more and more complex over the last few years, developers have started to use a range of different tools for different purposes. Perhaps you are working on a simple project with an AngularJS front end.

What are keyboard traps?

Published
13th April 2011
by 
Liam Tullberg
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What are keyboard traps?

You’re sat at your computer, triumphant in completing that all important piece of code you’ve been working on. You quickly check your email which consequently causes your computer to stop responding. We all know the scenario...