Category Archives: HTML

A manifesto for teaching web development

Ten principles for teaching HTML, CSS and JavaScript to absolute beginners. Continue reading

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The Page Visibility API

Demo of the Page Visibility API: useful for checking if a web page is — or becomes — visible or hidden. Continue reading

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HTML: The standard that failed?

A response to Neil McAllister’s article, questioning whether or not the HTML standard has failed. Continue reading

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Debugging apps and extensions for the Google Chrome Web Store

Chrome extension debugging can be confusing. This post has some suggestions to make extension debugging easier. Continue reading

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HTML 5 video — now with tracks

Ian Hickson has added the timed track spec to the draft HTML standard. This will provide a simple, standardised way to add timed auxiliary content to video — such as subtitles and descriptions — but also enables cues for arbitrary timed metadata. Continue reading

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