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HTML5 Watch - creative, innovative, and unexpected uses of HTML5

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Collecting examples of creative, innovative, and unexpected use of emerging web technologies such as HTML5 and CSS3.

Dissect Your HTML with DOM Monster!

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DOM Monster is a new cross-browser bookmarklet tool which analyzes your Document Object Model and other features of your HTML page. It reports valuable information about the number of elements, empty nodes, the content ratio and nesting depths. However, the most useful feature is an overall rating and a list of warnings and tips to help you optimize your code…

Spritebox - Create CSS from Sprite Images

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Just saw this and thought you should know about it. It's pretty neat tool to help you create CSS from a sprite image. Furtheremore, it's a WYSIWYG tool. Neat, you should check it out!

10 Must See CSS Sprites Tutorials

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CSS Sprites are the preferred method for reducing the number of image requests. Combine your background images into a single image and use the CSS background-image and background-position properties to display the desired image segment.CSS sprites also are a way to reduce the number of HTTP requests made for image resources referenced by your site so it will increase page loading speed.This post looks at useful tutorials for CSS Sprites.

Using CSS Text-Shadow to Create Embossed Text

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This is a great article talking about using the CSS text-shadow property to create a shadow beneath your text.

Making an iPad HTML5 App & making it really fast

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I've been doing a little bit of research lately about iPad and iPad apps. Not too much research, but enough to where I feel like sharing something with you all. The author of, Thomas Fuchs, wrote a great article on how to make your iPad HTML5 apps run faster. Here are the key takeaways:

Creating Beveled Images with CSS

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I'm a big fan of SitePoint. In fact, other than the old HTML Goodies site, I've learned most of my CSS from SitePoint. This afternoon while I was cleaning out my email inbox, I came across a nice article about Creating Beveled Images with CSS. It starts out showing you what the end result will be, gives you 4 techniques to follow with examples so you know what it looks like, and, it ends with where you can go to take beveling one step further.

CSS3 Generators

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If you've ever had to work wtih CSS3, you know how annoying it can be. Remembering what browser supports what can be painful and time consuming. Luckily, there are some great CSS3 generators out there to save us a headache or two. The following are a few CSS3 generators for you to play with and bookmark for the next time you're working with CSS3.

CSS only animation effects

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In my quest to know more than I should know, I found the following css effects: