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For the last three weeks, I’ve been busy completing a total redesign of Shirtaday.com. The site was originally created in early 2006 and was extremely simple at the time.  During the next three years, it progressively grew new features and each of these features were bolted on without keeping a consistent object model or design.  It turned into a maintenance nightmare.  Also, the design had several cross-browser issues with Google Chrome and Internet Explorer 6.  It also looked poor at smaller screen resolutions.  These are just a few of the issues…I could go on forever about things that I hated about the site.

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Simple Image Slideshow with jQuery and jQuery Cycle Plugin

Simple Image Slideshow with jQuery and jQuery Cycle Plugin

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I recently completed a website design project for a local austin company that involved creating a simple klart image slideshow on the login page of their application. These types of slideshows have traditionally been done using an animation toolkit or framework such as Adobe’s Flash product. Starting around three years ago, I was introduced to script.aculo.us which provided the ability to use effects with DOM elements to provide cool animations.

Just within the last year, I’ve started working more with jQuery and have been introduced to the slew of extremely cool plugins.  The newest one I’ve come across is jQuery Cycle.  Using this plugin and 9 … Read the rest

Posted on September 16th, by Peter in Tutorials.

Halfslide Design v2

Halfslide Design v2

Within the last two weeks, I’ve debuted Technician the new look and feel of the Halfslide Design site. This is something that I’ve been wanting (and needing) to do for probably over two years now but haven’t had the time due to responsibilities to clients and my full-time job. A few of the reasons I needed to overhaul the layout was:

  1. New Brand and Logo.  It’s sad to say, but the old site was brandless.  The logo consisted of a cool background and a cool font, but not much Now more than that.  I’ve cheap mlb jerseys had an idea of the logo I’ve wanted to use for Halfslide by for years now but never sat down to take
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Posted on August 21st, by Peter in Wordpress Sites.