The Best JavaScript Libraries and their Most Powerful Features

Jump to: Underscore.js D3.js jQuery UI Moment.js Rivets.js Three.js If you’re new to JavaScript, you’ve likely been focusing on the core capabilities of the language. This is a vitally important part of the learning process, because plain JavaScript can be all you need sometimes to write a clean, quick solution to the programming problem you’re […]

Javascript Template Engines

15 JavaScript Template Engines for Front-end Development

JavaScript libraries in no way declining, and the number is growing each day. When it comes to building JavaScript applications, it’s better to rely on templates than on full-scale libraries, because it enables us to have a much cleaner code base, and much better workflow to work with. I wrote recently that you should try […]

Javascript Frameworks

50 CSS and JavaScript Frameworks, Tools and Libraries

Keeping up with the new releases in web design is not easy. There are new tools, libraries and frameworks seemingly released every other day. The good news is we’re here to summarize everything up for you. In total, we have trimmed this CSS and JavaScript resource collection down to our 50 favorites, just to make […]

20 Free AngularJS Resources, Tutorials & Online Codes

While jQuery is easily the most popular open source JavaScript library there are many competitors. Among the many alternatives I want to focus on AngularJS. As a designer it can be tough getting into JavaScript because it might feel a little bit like programming. Getting past the initial learning curve is tough but worthwhile in […]

Write an app in AngularJS

The AngularJS framework greatly simplifies frontend development, making it easy and fun to write complex web apps. Brian Ford explains how to use it to build a contact manager This article first appeared in issue 234 of .net magazine – the world’s best-selling magazine for web designers and developers. In JavaScript’s early days, you had […]

What’s new for designers, September 2012

The September edition of what’s new for web designers and developers includes new web apps, JavaScript and jQuery tools, plugins to make your sites more useful, productivity tools, new takes on content management systems, frameworks, UI kits, and some really great new fonts. Many of the resources below are free or very low cost, and […]