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Updating address bar with new URL without hash or reloading the page

Just to make it easier to understand the article, this is what Facebook does when you open a photo, for example. The url bar changes to point DIRECTLY to that photo, so you can share the URL without losing where you are in the site. Remember sites based on framing last decade? You could only get the homepage url, because only internal frames were changing. And that was terrible. How to Update Address Bar with New URL without reloading the webpage? Is there any way, I can modify the URL of the current page without reloading the page? I would…
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CSS - Cascading Style Sheets

jQuery 3D CSS card flipping effect – Transform 3D

Do you play the cards game classic Solitaire? I know this is most favorite microsoft's game. Here, I am not going to discuss about this game nor it's trick. I am fan of it's 3D card flipping effect and so, here sharing how can we do this with css and jquery. For creating this 3D Card flipping effect, I have done some experimental work with CSS3 Transform (3D) rule. The transform property applies a 2D or 3D transformation to an element. This property allows you to rotate, scale, move, skew, etc., elements. I had used many transform (3D) effects in Demo. In this…
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Create a flashing button with CSS3 @keyframes Animation

Often, we need a promotional or highlight button like "Hot Offers/Deals/Promotional Discounts" with flashing effects. Today, we will create a beautiful flashing button without any GIF image using Pure CSS3. Before this, I am going to remind the basic ruls of CSS3 Animation first. CSS3 animations allows animation of most HTML elements without using JavaScript or Flash! To use CSS3 animation, you must first specify some keyframes for the animation. Keyframes hold what styles the element will have at certain times. The basic of @keyframes Rule When you specify CSS styles inside the @keyframes rule, the animation will gradually change from…
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Pure CSS Heart Beat / Pulsing Animation

Before working on Heart pulsing animation, first We have to think about How does the Heart beat? It expands and Each pulsing is in same duration/period of time. This can be easily done with CSS3 animation. No flash or images are required. A heart does not double in size when it beats. 10% change in size looks better to me. I like it getting both larger and smaller When it stops moving altogether it looks dead to me. Even when it isn't beating. So, it needs to expand or contract a little to look alive :). I explicitly have the heart start…
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HTML5 Full-screen Video Page Background

Nowadays user interface and experience are more important now than ever. If you're building a digital identity, whether it be for a website or application, "look and feel" play an extremely important part. Today, I'm going to show you how to use native HTML5 video, and implement it in the background of your site. All without using a plugin or Flash. We'll take a look at some of the native video controls too, to make sure that a user's experience is fully enhanced. Browser Compatibility: As we mentioned before, this technology is developed in HTML5, so it is supported by…
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CSS3 background gradient animation in a progress bar like in Windows 7

You can create a responsive, animated progress bars like in Windows 7 using pure CSS3. I haven't used any image in this tutorial. Resize your browser window to see the responsiveness. HTML <div class="bar"> <div class="blue loader"> <h3>;/h3> <span class="inner"> </span> </div> </div> CSS Next, we’ll create the background for the loader. The animated portion will be a translucent overlay, so you can easily change the colour and background properties if you chose to do so later on. I’ve used a gradient background but this can easily be swapped out for a solid colour or background image. ., .inner{ ;…
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CSS Custom Cursors

The cursor property specifies the type of cursor to be displayed when pointing on an element. Some CSS properties are animatable, meaning that they can be used in animations and transitions. Animatable properties can change gradually from one value to another, like size, numbers, percentage and color. Now, when you'd like to customize a cursor, and CSS lets you do it quite easily! Click here for a list of the cursor styles supported by the CSS W3C recommendations. Rollover on the above image and see the CSS custom Cursor   The CSS The cursor CSS property accepts a series of cursors, and using…
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Find Location With HTML5 Geolocation API

The Geolocation API is a new technology that’s introduced by W3C – the same organization behind HTML5. Probably for that reason, it is often correlated and grouped with HTML5 in many books and references, although it has actually nothing to do with HTML5 technically. In this post, we are going to use the API in its simplest form; we will create a set of functions to retrieve user’s location and show it in map with Google Maps. Let’s take a look. Why Geolocation API ? In many cases, obtaining user location would be extremely useful to establish better user experience, for…
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Convert Color images to Grayscale, Sepia, Blur & more with CSS Filter

"Is there a simple way to display a color bitmap in gray-scale with just HTML/CSS?" - This was a question for most of web designer / developer. Meanwhile for achieving this effect, they were using JavaScript Library like or two different images.  After the end of Flash for website development, Adobe and others have been hard at work bringing this amazing technology to CSS. CSS filters provide a method for modifying the rendering of a basic DOM element, image, or video. CSS filters allow for blurring, warping, and modifying the color intensity of elements. With advancements in the standards of…
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Animated aquarium with pure CSS

Here is a pure CSS experimental work to create a aquarium. Image / javascript hasn't been used for aquarium or it's animation. I have used jQuery only for random air-bubbles. All these animation is created by Pure CSS. Some times ago, I had written a article about "Animated bubbles upwards continuously with pure CSS". You can also use this trick for air-bubbles. For Creating Aquarium's water, sand, rocks and plants few lines of HTML required. The HTML <div class="bubbles"></div> <div class="ground"></div> <div class="rock_1"></div> <div class="rock_2"></div> <div class="rock_3"></div> <div class="rock_4"></div> <div class="rock_5"></div> <div class="rock_6"></div> <div class="rock_7"></div> <div class="plant_1_wrap"> <div class="plant_1"></div> <div…
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