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16 May 2006

Link: QuirksMode - for all your browser quirks

08 Mar 2006

Link: FarCry - Mollio

some neat templates for common layouts - and made in australia too :)

23 Feb 2006

Link: Design Inspiration - a photoset on Flickr

Collection of screenshots of very well designed websites

13 Feb 2006

Link: Current style in web design

10 Feb 2006

Link: CSS Basics - Making Cascading Style Sheets Easy to Understand


09 Feb 2006

Link: A Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace

31 Dec 2005

Link: Typetester – Compare fonts for the screen

Useful tool to compare how fonts look online.

28 Dec 2005

Link: Luxury Type

A nice run-down of Mac fonts - with some discussion over Windows equivalents and what is best suited for what kind of use.

22 Dec 2005

Link: Seth Godin: Promotions, self-promotion and [insert ad here]

Thought-provoking article by Seth Godin on promotion and self promotion within blogs

23 Sep 2005

Link: Internet Explorer Developer Toolbar Beta

Emphasis on Beta, apparently, but still, should be useful

18 Sep 2005

Link: Devmo

Mozilla Wiki for Web Dev - should be a useful reference

13 Jul 2005

Link: XHTML Templates

Very handy templates for XHTML and CSS

28 Jun 2005

Link: - web 2.0 javascript

Ajax and effects library based on Ruby On Rails' Prototype

22 Jun 2005

Link: Six JavaScript features we do not need any longer

Commit these rules into your memory

21 Jun 2005

Link: Making the Jump to tableless design

Presentation from @media on designing sites purely in CSS - no tables.

17 Jun 2005


Something different - an interface that doesn't want you to click.

17 Jun 2005

Link: Content with Style: Fixing the Back Button and Enabling Bookmarking for AJAX Apps

A solution for maintaining bookmarks and back button functionality in ajax-ified web apps

17 Jun 2005

Link: The Behaviour Layer: Using JavaScript for good, not evil

Another @media slide-set, by Jeremy Keith on the right way to use javascript.

17 Jun 2005

Link: the beauty of CSS

Slides from one of Doug Bowman's sessions at @media

01 Jun 2005

Link: DHTML Utopia: Modern Web Design Using JavaScript

Its not the book, but better than nothing

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