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Best of Tuts+ in March 2013

By Joel Bankhead Each month, we bring together a selection of the best tutorials and articles from across the whole Tuts+ network. Whether you’d like to read the top posts from your favourite site, or would like to start learning something completely new, this is the best place to start!   Psdtuts+ — Photoshop Tutorials […]

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Taming Slim 2.0

By Gabriel Manricks Slim is a lightweight framework that packs a lot of punch for its tiny footprint. It has an incredible routing system, and offers a solid base to work from without getting in your way. Let me show you!   But that’s not to say that Slim doesn’t has some issues; it’s one-file […]

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Building Windows Store Applications With jQuery 2.0

By Jonathan Sampson and Ralph Whitbeck With the release of Windows 8, Microsoft introduced Windows Store applications, which can be authored using traditional web languages that leverage the underlying engines powering Internet Explorer 10. This means that jQuery 2.0, engineered to work best in modern browsers, is right at home in a Windows Store application! […]

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Guard is Your Best Friend

By Jeffrey Way A common argument against using preprocessors, like Sass, is that they introduce too much complexity, and are difficult to get started with. Especially today, though, this couldn’t be further from the truth. In this episode, I’ll demonstrate my file monitoring tool of choice, Guard. I’ll think you’ll love it!   Screencast Download […]

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Prototyping with Meteor

By Tom Coleman Meteor is far more than a quick prototyping tool, but it sure is great for prototyping. In this tutorial, we’ll walk through the process of turning a simple HTML wireframe into a functional application in a surprisingly simple number of steps.   We’ll be creating a simple wireframe of a chatroom application. […]

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Intro to Flask: Adding a Contact Page

By Lalith Polepeddi In the previous article in this mini-series, we leveraged Flask to build a simple website that contains “Home” and “About” pages using a generalized workflow that we can apply to other Flask-based web apps. In this lesson, I’ll demonstrate how to add a “Contact” page that allow users to send you messages. […]