19 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Apr 08

Blink: Chrome's New Rendering Engine

Google is forking Webkit to create their own independent rendering engine named Blink. Is this a good thing or a disaster of biblical proportions for the web? Craig discusses Blink further.
11 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Apr 07

Browser Trends April 2013: is Chrome Unstoppable?

We take another look at the desktop and mobile browser usage charts. As Chrome takes another bite from all other browsers, Craig asks whether anyone can compete with Google's browser.
13 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Apr 05

What's New in Firefox 20

Craig looks at a number of great new features for developers and users in the latest release of Mozilla's flagship browser.
6 COMMENTs
WordPress
Craig Buckler, Mar 25

How to Build a Better Tag Cloud in WordPress

Craig isn't happy with the HTML produced by WordPress's wp_tag_cloud() function. In this tutorial he provides a customizable tag cloud generator which can be styled using CSS.
4 COMMENTs
WordPress
Craig Buckler, Mar 20

How to Enable Tags in WordPress Pages

Why doesn't WordPress permit tags on Pages? Craig never understood the reason so he's provided a few lines of code which enables them.
11 COMMENTs
JavaScript
Craig Buckler, Mar 11

What's New in NetBeans 7.3: HTML5!

Craig looks at the new HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript editing features in the latest edition of the ever-popular NetBeans IDE.
19 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Mar 08

5 Reasons to Reject the WebKit Monoculture

Could Microsoft and Mozilla follow Opera and adopt WebKit? Would this provide a single, universal platform which ends cross-browser compatibility woes? Craig thinks not...
5 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Mar 01

Browser Trends March 2013: IE Drops Below 30%

Craig takes his monthly look at the winners and losers in the desktop and mobile browser usage charts. IE's total market share has dipped under 30% and the combined total for IE6 and 7 has fallen below 1%.
9 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Feb 25

What's New in Chrome 25

Chrome has reached a quarter century -- in version numbers. Craig looks at a number of new features over and above the usual bug and security fixes.
15 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Feb 20

What's New in Firefox 19

Craig takes a look at the new features for users and developers in the latest version of Mozilla's flagship browser.
27 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Feb 13

Opera Switches to the Webkit Rendering Engine

Opera is dropping their Presto rendering engine and will be using Webkit in all desktop and mobile browsers. Craig discusses the implications.
7 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Feb 01

Browser Trends February 2013: IE10 Becomes the Fastest Growing Browser

Craig takes his monthly look at the desktop and mobile browser usage charts. IE10 may be growing faster than Chrome, but it has some work ahead to catch up.
3 COMMENTs
JavaScript
Craig Buckler, Jan 23

Introducing the jQuery Plugins Registry

The jQuery team have launched a new Plugin Registry; a facility which is long overdue. Craig takes a first look at the resource...
33 COMMENTs
JavaScript
Craig Buckler, Jan 21

What's New in jQuery 1.9

jQuery 1.9 has been released. However, unlike previous 1.x releases, there are several fundamental changes which could cause upgrade woes. Craig reveals the snags and solutions.
5 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Jan 18

How to Improve Your Web Design Mock-Ups With lorempixel

It's easy to use lorem ipsum text in mock-ups, but what about images? If your clients aren't satisfied with gray placeholders, Craig reveals how lorempixel could be ideal for your next project.
5 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Jan 16

What's New in Chrome 24

Chrome releases don't always implement interesting new features, but Craig's spotted a few gems lurking below the browser's surface.
34 COMMENTs
WordPress
Craig Buckler, Jan 11

The Easiest WordPress Security Tip Ever!

Craig reveals a WordPress security tip which is so simple, you'll question why you didn't know about it before!
6 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Jan 09

What's New in Firefox 18

Craig looks at the latest new features in the most recent release of Mozilla's flagship browser.
8 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Jan 03

Browser Trends 2012: the Demise of IE6 and Meteoric Rise of Chrome

Another year is over so Craig writes the browser biographies and reports on the biggest battles of 2012.
4 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Dec 12

What's New in Firebug 1.11

Firebug 1.11 has been released in the past week. The original developer console continues its rapid development pace and Craig looks at the best new features.
26 COMMENTs
WordPress
Craig Buckler, Dec 05

What's New in WordPress 3.5

Craig looks at the new features you can expect in WordPress 3.5, due for release on December 5, 2012...
7 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Dec 01

Browser Trends December 2012: Chrome Grabs Legacy IE Users

Craig takes another look at the desktop and mobile browser usage charts to reveal how usage patterns changed during November and the past twelve months.
5 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Nov 23

Mozilla Release Firefox OS Mobile Simulator

Firefox OS mobile devices are scheduled for release in 2013. But there's no need to wait - you can run the OS directly from your browser...
8 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Nov 01

Browser Trends November 2012: Entering Equilibrium?

Craig takes his monthly look at the desktop and mobile browser usage charts. Have we reached a point of market stability? Can any other browsers take on the top five?