Archive for the ‘video’ Category

Full Page Background Video Styles

Making a full page background video is slightly trickier than a full page background image. Over on the Media Temple blog, I take a look at how that's done, but then also what the design patterns are once you've done it. You likely need text over top t...

Optimizing GIFs for the Web

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Ire Aderinokun describes a frustrating problem that we’ve probably all noticed at one point or another: Recently, I’ve found that some of my articles that are GIF-heavy tend to get incredibly slow. The reason for this is that each frame in a GIF i...

The Art of Labeling

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There's a lot of neat tricks in this video by Rob Dodson where he focuses on accessibility tricks in Chrome's DevTools. A few notes: Chrome DevTools has an experimental feature to help with accessibility testing that you can unlock if you head to chro...

What Comes Next Is the Future

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Matt Griffin's documentary about the web, now available to watch free on Vimeo. Direct Link to Article — Permalink What Comes Next Is the Future is a post from CSS-Tricks

Artsy Media Pop Up Effect

View demo Download source Today we’d like to share some artsy fun with you! We created some proof-of-concepts for simple media pop ups. The idea comes mainly from Forward Festival’s website and Tim Holman’s rad GifLinks project. We a...

One-Click Desktop, Cam, & Mic Recording Tool for Chrome

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Advertise here via BSAOpentest is the fastest way for you to share knowledge and collaborate more easily through video. The seamless experience makes it perfect for: Walking a co-worker through a project, Bug tracking/QA (both web & mobile), Perso...

New `video` Policies for iOS

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This is pretty big news: earlier today the WebKit team announced that iOS 10 will now support silent <video> elements with the autoplay attribute, which is a big deal for performance. Jer Noble describes the update in much more detail: It turns ...

Fullscreen Background Videos with Bideo.js

Advertise here via BSAFullscreen background videos that autoplay right when the webpage loads (above the fold) has become quite a popular trend these days. Rishabh has built Bideo.js, which is an easy-to-use JS based plugin that works over HTML5 video ...

Create Amazing Videos in Your Browser with Showbox

Advertise here via BSAShowbox enables anybody to create studio-quality video content. Showbox is a cloud-based solution that transforms video creation into a simple, scalable process that gives you beautiful results you couldn’t achieve beforehan...