Building an iPhone/iPad/Android compatible HTML5 video player – Part 2: Support for Multiple Videos

In part one, I showed you how to build a simple HTML5 video player. In part two, I will show you a way to create a simple video player that can display multiple videos. Step 1: Processing the video covers and thumbnails First things first, let’s process everything we will need for our player. Go…

Building an iPhone/iPad/Android compatible HTML5 video player tutorial – Part 1

One of the great things about modern smartphones and tablets is their ability to render webpages very closely to the way they are rendered on desktops. The only caveat here is Flash. Flash is of course blocked completely on iOS devices, and it’s compatibility and performance on Android devices varies widely. One of the most…

Full Browser Flash with changing background color and automatic scrollbars

Bowen and Company website, design by Florio Design I finished a Flash animation for a client in which the background color of the movie fades from brown to white. The client liked it but decided that he would like the background of the browser (behind the embedded Flash movie) to change as well. I figured…

Collage & Color in Web Design

What is a collage? A collage is a form of art that uses paper, ribbon, newspaper, photographs, art work, and hand-made materials. How does collaging and color influence web design?

CSS Fixed / Liquid Layout Trick

When creating an HTML page there are various layouts like fixed, liquid, hybrid, or elastic. Each page has it’s pros and cons. Recently, we built a fixed layout that needed to be changed to a liquid layout. This would require rebuilding the entire site. We compromised to make a Fixed/Liquid Layout. Pros:  1.Maintains the design aesthetics.…