Category «Best Sites»

Encode / Decode HTML Entities

Image credit:lloydi Have you been typing HTML entities by hand to include special characters in your blog post. For example to include < sign you will have to write "&lt;" in your post. It is fine if you have only few special characters in a post. But it quickly becomes cumbersome if your post is …

Colors by name with hex and RGB codes.

Today I stumbled upon a rather useful website. CSS Color Chart contains a neutral colors code chart and a general-purpose color code chart. You can easily toggle between Hex and RGB codes for the colors. In addition to the color code this site has the English name of every color. I’ve bookmarked the website and …

Create awesome 3D photo gallery with TiltViewer

Last week I got a project to create a slideshow for a website. My first choice was to go with famous and somewhat ubiquitous LightBox. I actually started creating the slideshow using LightBox but then I thought there must be some other alternative. I am not saying LightBox is not good it’s just too common. …

Comprehensive list of resources for web developers.

Last week I started compiling a list of useful resources containing tips, tricks and tutorials for web developers. During my research for the post I came across this wonderful post at BlogWell. After reading the post I abandoned my own post because I think this post provides a comprehensive list of resources from online code …

Share your files with DropBox

Everyone likes to share files and photos online with friends and colleagues but most people do not want the hassle that comes with that. The need to constantly upload the files, ensuring that only allowed people have access to your files and so on. If you want to share your files with little or no …