Advantages and Disadvantages of Frames
I've kept away from using frames in any of my work where possible. As much as I
like some of the features that frames offer, such as a static header area and side
menu bar, there is still a number of negative aspects to their use. More ...
How to Strengthen Website Authentication
To achieve strong authentication on the Web, IT professionals must find a balance among three
separate forces whose goals are often at odds: the cost and security needs of the company, the
impact on user behavior, and the motivations of the would-be attacker. More ...
Six Ways to Center an Element on a Webpage
This article gives you six different ways to center an element on a webpage, the one you choose
depending upon whether you need to add other elements to the left or right of the centered
element and how robust and browser version compatible your method needs to be. More ...
How to Hide From Robots
A "robot" is a program that search engines use to follow links, read web pages,
and create indexes of the information they find on the web pages. There are
several reasons why you might want to prevent robots from indexing your web page. More ...
What is AJAX?
One of the most recent buzz words going around the Internet is "AJAX". What is AJAX?
Is it a new and extremely powerful programming language? Is it an all-purpose cleaner?
In plain-simple English, what exactly is AJAX? More ...
Playing QuickTime Movies on Your Webpage
QuickTime is a common video format on the Internet. The QuickTime video format was
developed by the Apple Computer company. QuickTime videos have the file extension
".mov". Code to play a QuickTime movie can easily be added to a webpage. More ...
Web Designer's Reference
Web Designer's Reference provides an integrated approach to web design. Each
of the chapters covers a specific aspect of creating a web page, such as working
with typography, adding images, creating navigation, and crafting CSS layouts.
In each case, relevant XHTML elements are explored along with associated CSS,
and visual design ideas are discussed. More ...
Web Design Troubleshooting Guide
Getting your web site to look right can sometimes be a hair-pulling experience. Even for
professional web designers! I can only imagine how frustrated many newbies can get.
Let me share with you some of the common problems in designing a well-functioning web site. More ...
Seven WordPress Security Tips
Most WordPress users are not aware that the chance of getting hacked is higher than they think.
Here is a list of tips that can greatly improve the security of your WordPress website. More ...
Understanding and using RSS feeds is critical to today's webmasters and bloggers.
Being able to syndicate news of new information added can drive traffic to your
site. In addition to revenue from increased traffic, RSS provides many other
marketing opportunities, such as in-feed advertising and higher search engine ranking. More ...
Web Design Blunders That Can Cost You Lost Profits
It's hard enough to bring people to your little corner of cyberspace,and once they're
there, you have just a few brief seconds to catch their attention. Keep as many
interested prospects on your site by avoiding these blunders. More ...
What is a Web Service?
Try to find an article on the Web that explains, in plain English, what a "Web Service"
is and you'll be going around in rhetorical circles with no simple explanation, and no examples. More ...