HTML5 is the latest version among the web designing softwares which are currently in use. This software in new among the designers and there are a lot of things these designers are yet to know. The need of adapting with the continuous advancements in the technology arises and its very essential for the designers to be well versed with the knowledge of this software.
HTML5 gives a wider variety of functionality to its users and at the same time there are many adds-on to the options which were available with the older version of this software. With the introduction of HTML5 there has been a significant decrease in the use of flash templates over the internet. This is due to the fact that this software provides much better workability and more options to its users to work upon. This post will help you out with the various basics as well as complicated tasks on HTML5.
Here we have grouped together some of the most useful tutorials that will surely be of great use to the professional as well as budding designers. If you like this post, then please do leave your comments.
Designing a Blog With HTML5
This article is an edited version of two articles published by Opera Web Evangelist, Bruce Lawson, reproduced with permission. All rights reserved.
Code a Vibrant Professional Web Design with HTML5/CSS3
In this second part of this web design tutorial series, we will convert the vibrant and professional design we designed in Part 1. We will use HTML5 and CSS3, as a proof of concept and as a way for you to learn these upcoming W3C standards through practice. We will also use the 960 Grid System to speed up development time.
Implementing HTML5 Drag and Drop
One of the new features in HTML5 is native drag and drop. Surprisingly, Internet Explorer has had support for this since version 5.5; in fact, the HTML5 implementation is based on IE’s support. In this week’s Premium tutorial and screencast, we’ll look at how to implement native drag and drop to build a simple shopping cart interface.
How to Build Cross-Browser HTML5 Form
In this tutorial, we’re going to take a look at how to serve HTML5 forms to modern browsers, while compensating for older browsers by using a mix of Webforms2, Modernizr, jQuery UI and assorted jQuery Plugins.
HTML5 Apps: What, Why, and How
If you want to build web apps, you might want to think about using HTML5. HTML5 is the new hotness when it comes to app development, and it has the potential to change the way software is made and sold. It also activates the millions of people out there who know how to make web pages, and never thought their skill set could be used for something else. But before jumping into development, there are some things you should know about HTML5. In this tutorial, I’ll teach you the basics!
Coding A HTML 5 Layout From Scratch
There’s a couple of things you have to bear in mind before adventuring on the new markup boat. HTML5 is not for everyone. Therefore, you must be wise and select how and where to use it. Think of all the markup flavours you’ve got available as tools: use the right one for the right job. Therefore, if your website is coded in standards compliant XHTML strict there’s no real need to change to HTML5.
Simple Website Layout Tutorial Using HTML 5 and CSS 3
As most of us know HTML 5 has created a big buzz on internet and is sure to give Adobe a hard time. Apple believes that HTML5 is what will define the web and would love to see more developers adopt it instead of Flash. Now that big video sites such as YouTube are testing support for HTML5
One Page Website Template
Today we are making a HTML5 web template, using some of the new features brought by CSS3 and jQuery, with the scrollTo plug-in. As HTML5 is still a work in progress, you can optionally download a XHTML version of the template here.
HTML5 and CSS3 Without Guilt
Not every HTML5 or CSS3 feature has widespread browser support, naturally. To compensate for this, enterprising developers have created a number of tools to let you use these technologies today, without leaving behind users who still live in the stone age.
Hybrid Column Layout
Have you done a website with fixed columns? … Easy, right? What about one with liquid columns? you know, those that use percentages… easy too. Have you ever mixed them up? If so, Did you have problems? I bet you did…
Building Webpages with HTML5
Depending on who you ask, HTML 5 is either the next important step toward creating a more semantic web or a disaster that’s going to trap the web in yet another set of incomplete tags and markup soup.
Design & Code a Cool iPhone App Website in HTML5
HTML5 is definitely the flavor of the month, with everyone in the design community getting excited about its release. In this tutorial we’ll get a taste of what’s to come by building a cool iPhone app website using a HTML5 structure, and visual styling with some CSS3 effects.
How to Make an HTML5 iPhone App
You’ve been depressed for like a year now, I know. All the hardcore Objective-C developers have been having a hay-day writing apps for the iPhone. You might have even tried reading a tutorial or two about developing for the iPhone, but its C—or a form of it—and it’s really hard to learn.
Have a Field Day with HTML5 Forms
Forms are usually seen as that obnoxious thing we have to markup and style. I respectfully disagree: forms (on a par with tables) are the most exciting thing we have to work with.
Here we’re going to take a look at how to style a beautiful HTML5 form using some advanced CSS and latest CSS3 techniques. I promise you will want to style your own forms after you’ve read this article.
As many of you right now, the
element is one of the most popular additions to the HTML5 standards. It is widely supported by popular browsers like Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Opera (Internet Explorer supports it in their IE9 beta version). This guide will explore the use of HTML5′s
element through a fun example: bouncing a blue ball around.
HTML5 Canvas Element Guide
Creating an Ad in HTML5
HTML5 is an evolving standard competing with Flash for next generation web technologies. One of the prominent usage of Flash is animated and interactive advertisements. Apple showcased iAds, which are supposed to be HTML5 based interactive (and emotional) advertisements. Today, we will show you a simple way of creating a Google-like (flash-like) advertisement with HTML5.
="font-size: large;">Another HTML5 Tutorial from Brad Neuberg
This is a repost of our earlier post. Added here for viewing benefit and better categorization under our HTML5 Tutorials section. Brad Neuberg, a Google Employee, explains why HTML5 matters – to consumers as well as developers! His overview of HTML5 included SVG/Canvas rendering, CSS transforms, app-cache, local databases, web workers, and much more. He also identified the scope and practical implications of the changes that are coming along with HTML5 support in modern browsers.
Code a Backwards Compatible, One Page Portfolio with HTML5 and CSS3
HTML5 is the future of web development but believe it or not you can start using it today. HTML5 is much more considerate to semantics and accessibility as we don’t have to throw meaningless div’s everywhere. It introduces meaningful tags for common elements such as navigations and footers which makes much more sense and are more natural.
Create Modern Websites Using HTML5 and CSS3
HTML 5 and CSS 3: The Techniques You’ll Soon Be Using
In this tutorial, we are going to build a blog page using next-generation techniques from HTML 5 and CSS 3. The tutorial aims to demonstrate how we will be building websites when the specifications are finalized and the browser vendors have implemented them. If you already know HTML and CSS, it should be easy to follow along.
The Video Element
Of course, this will only work in a few browsers: Safari 3.1+, Firefox 3.5+, and latest builds of Opera (oh, and potentially the next release of Chrome).
Building a Live News Blogging System in PHP Spiced Up with HTML5, CSS3 and jQuery
During this series of posts we’re going to tackle building a live news blogging system. There will be multiple administrators who can add, delete and edit news. Each news can be assigned to one category only. The visitors will be able to see all news, filter them based on categories and publishing date. If one’s online and a news is published it will receive a pop-up that will let him know there’s new news in the feed — just like Twitter displays the new tweets message on top of the timeline.
WebOS HTML5 Database Storage Tutorial
With the release of Chapter 1 of Palm webOS by O’Reilly, Palm has confirmed that local storage will indeed be handled by HTML5′s new local storage functionality.
If you haven’t been able to find any tutorials on HTML5′s storage capability, you’re not alone. After looking around, we realized that the HTML5 spec is still at such an early revision that there are few resources out there that describe how it should be used. But with a little digging, we found this excellent little HTML5 database application over at webkit.org. We eagerly grabbed the source code, deconstructed it, and we’re proud to bring you the first webOS / HTML5 database storage tutorial!
Structural Tags in HTML5
The HTML5 specification has added quite a few interesting and useful tags for structuring your markup. For a majority of everyday uses, these tags will replace many of our typical div entries from ou
r code. So let’s dig in.
Designing Search Boxes with HTML5 and CSS3
Search is one of the most important part of any website. Here, I will show a few practical techniques for designing search forms and a few tricks to build usable and good-looking search functionality.
Smashing Magazine did an excellent piece on Search Boxes which inspired me to write this post. Instead of listing various types of designs, I will show you how to build them!
Rethinking Forms in HTML5
While there are many changes for the better in the HTML5 specification, there is no better bang for the buck for the data driven website than the transformation of forms. These simple changes will transform how you enter, validate, process, and even display inputs. You will be able to create more usable web applications with less code and less confusion.