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Monthly Archives: April 2014

Improving UI Animation Workflow with Velocity.js | CSS-Tricks

Velocity.js is a jQuery plugin that re-implements jQuery's $.animate() function to produce significantly higher performance ( making Velocity also faster than CSS transitions in many cases) while including several new features to …. To avoid declaring CSS styles alongside JavaScript code, which is considered poor practice due to its resulting code maintainability complications, it is often recommended to separate out your animation styles into CSS classes then to … … Read more »

CSS Shapes 101 · An A List Apart Article

When the CSS Shapes shape-inside property is implemented, we will be able to make the content also become rhombic, making layouts like the one shown in the following image very much possible. Image of a magazine layout using rhombic ….. It allows you to visualize and edit shapes directly in the browser, and has a live preview feature that updates the shape values in the stylesheet as you change them on the page … Read more »