Category: syndicated

Your Site without JavaScript

This post was originally published on calibreapp.com and reposted here with the author’s permission. If you’re interested in taking Calibre for a spin, you can start a free 14-day trial today. There are plenty of reasons why the presence of JavaScript (what it does, how it works, and how heavy it is) needs to ...

Back to Basics: What are Callbacks in JavaScript?

When learning JavaScript, it doesn’t take long until you encounter callbacks. These might seem strange and mysterious to beginners, yet it is very important to understand how they work in order to harness the power of the language. In this article I will teach you the basics of callbacks using easy-to-understand ...

Managing State in Aurelia with Higher Order Components

This article was first published on Pragmatic Coder by Aurelia core team member, Vildan Softic. If you enjoy this, why not head over there and check out some of his other work. We can’t ignore the ever-growing importance of changing paradigms, no matter whether we’re talking about social, political or soft...

Easily Migrate Your Existing Users to Auth0

User migration is a dreaded, sometimes unavoidable task that is difficult for developers, inconvenient for users, and expensive for business owners. The need for migrating users from one service or platform to another can stem from any number of reasons: the identity provider you are currently using is shutting down, y...

Writing JavaScript with Accessibility in Mind

Tips on how to improve the accessibility of your JavaScript components and provide users with more and better ways to interact with your website or web app. This article was originally published on Medium. In my first post Writing HTML with accessibility in mind I explained why and how I got started with web accessibi...

Introducing GraphicsJS, a Powerful Lightweight Graphics Library

HTML5 is the backbone of the modern web. And nowadays, when it comes to creating interactive images, SVG and Canvas are often the technologies of choice — Flash has been forgotten, Silverlight is a rare unicorn that dwells on the outskirts of the Web, and there are few who remember 3rd party plugins. The pros and co...