Jquery: The new Flash

Many developers that I talk to are moving toward javascript to do most of the things they once did with Adobe Flash.  Not only does javascript offer the tools to animate objects with kits like Jquery and MoTools, but it delivers a more versatile toolkit than Flash.  Don’t get me wrong, Flash is a very useful tool and with the addition of AS3 (actionscript), Flash developers can still develop some pretty cool stuff. […]

Incorporating Music into your Website

Ten years ago when Flash was just beginning to catch on and everyone wanted “flashy” sites, many developers added a soundtrack to the intro to their web projects.  Today, music and heavy flashy intros are annoying,  expensive to build, and they do nothing in terms of on-page optimizing for search engines to pick up proper key words.  […]

Which Programs Should I Purchase for Web Development

I know what you’re thinking! There are so many programs on the market for web design today! Which one do I choose?!  Well, there are a few must-have programs if you’re thinking about building your own website or if you want to get a job in the industry. […]