By Pink Tentacle on March 30, 2010
By Milind Alvares on March 23, 2010
“Don’t play with the defaults”, people say. It confuses the users by adding complexity, where simplicity will do just fine. But then, there’s “Think Different”. In this crowded internet space, your site needs to stand out from the mundane. If you know you can do something better, why not go the extra mile?
By John Resig on November 17, 2009
By John Mueller on October 8, 2009
Webmaster level: Advanced
Today we’re excited to propose a new standard for making AJAX-based websites crawlable. This will benefit webmasters and users by making content from rich and interactive AJAX-based websites universally accessible through search results on any search engine that chooses to take part. We believe that making this content available for crawling and indexing could significantly improve the web.
Some of the goals that we wanted to achieve with this proposal were:
By Jesper on September 6, 2009
- PowerPC support
- 32-bit screensaver support on 64-bit capable machine (in effect; it’s more of a replacement thing since
loginwindowhas to run under some architecture)
- Cocoa Java runtime support
- AppleTalk printing
By adamwulf on August 30, 2009
A simple, open, server-to-server web-hook-based pubsub (publish/subscribe) protocol as an extension to Atom (and RSS).
Parties (servers) speaking the PubSubHubbub protocol can get near-instant notifications (via webhook callbacks) when a topic (feed URL) they're interested in is updated.
By Tenni Theurer on August 21, 2009
This is the second in a series of articles describing experiments conducted to learn more about optimizing web page performance. You may be wondering why you’re reading a performance article on the YUI Blog. It turns out that most of web page performance is affected by front-end engineering, that is, the user interface design and development.
By adamwulf on August 10, 2009
great discussion about copy/paste problems in the web environment. this address plain text copy/paste only