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Bookmarks tagged with “torchbox”

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Making animation for the web

Great article by my old colleague Wes West from Torchbox

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EU law change regarding use of cookies

A plain(ish) english explanation of the upcoming EU law change that affects how we use cookies. By my old colleagues at Torchbox

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The Importance of Being Exhaustive

Tips on creating great documentation for site handovers.

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Prezi

Closed beta for building web based non-linear zoomable presentations.

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Animated Burndown Chart

Using an animated burndown chart, Steve Donie shows the relationship between Points, Tasks and Velocity during the lifecycle of an Agile project. It's a great example of the transparency that Agile can give you.

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Graph Paper

Really useful PDFs of graph paper tailored for designers of all types. Spaces for notes, storyboard layouts, grids with gutters and more.

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Node Reference Views Select

New module that allows a node reference field to display teasers of the potential nodes.

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Print a block directly from a theme

Useful theme function to print out a block from content without having to use a region.

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Agile adoption: Why isn’t this stuff working?

Chris Spagnuolo goes through the reasons why agile methods sometimes don't work out for companies.

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Beauty Tips, a jQuery Plugin

Highly configurable balloon style tooltips plugin

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BBC Radio Labs - How we make websites

Michael Smethurst from the BBC explains how they bring together the threads of persistent URIs, REST, open data and domain driven design together in a cohesive approach to web development.

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Optimizing Tagging UI for People & Search

Examining some of the problems with tagging UIs, especially multi term tags.

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Building a Publishing Workflow with Scheduled Transitions

Simple scheduled publishing using Workflow and Token modules

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Better Formats Module

Adds more flexibility to Drupal's core input format system including default format per role.

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Views Bulk Operations

Allows bulk operations to be executed on the nodes displayed by a view.

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Quick custom CCK date formatter

Adds some nice options to the default Date module formats

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Beautify your Drupal forms

Nice tweaks to Drupal's form rendering using the theme layer and jQuery.

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Guide to javascript in Drupal

Introductory documentation on how to write Javascript/jQuery code for Drupal.

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The Current State of Video in Email

Campaign Monitor take a look at video support in email. Unsurprisingly (and thankfully) it's pretty much non-existent apart from animated gifs.

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How we use IRC at Last.fm

Richard Jones with some examples of how they've integrated an IRC bot into their monitoring and maintenance routines. Nifty.

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Theming Views 2

Overview of Views 2 template structure including clever tip to avoid the recursion in print_r()

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How I Learned to Love Drupal

Interesting article about a seasoned programmers first impressions of Drupal and how they have changed.

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Horizontal User Login Block - Using CSS and jQuery

Useful theming tips to restyle and enhance the often clunky Drupal login box.

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Theming Views In Drupal 6.x

Nice overview of how to use preprocess functions in Views

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The Grid System

Massive resource for using and abusing the grid system.

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Boundaries

Tom Taylor's tool for displaying Flickr's shapefile boundaries, all fed from our geotagged photos. See how Flickr sees the world.

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20 Useful Visualization Libraries

From "A Beautiful WWW", useful stuff for visualisation, not just libraries.

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Relevant Content module for Drupal 5 & 6

Useful module for pulling relevent content from the system when display a node.

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