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JavaScript Tip of the Week Archive - Tip Repository



The JavaScript Tip of the Week archive is a collection of 30 coding tips with complete source code, working examples, and commentary. JTotW is an archived WebReference.com site and as such it is no longer being updated.

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JavaScript Tip of the Week

Welcome. This is the Tip Repository; where all of the past tips are kept. Before you re-invent the wheel, so to speak, make sure you check here to see if a script has already been created for your purpose. You can browse through the tips by date or by subject, ease of use is the key here. Enjoy!

ActiveX and JavaScript
Take This Primer on ActiveX; Popup Menus


Animation:
Create Animations through JavaScript


Billboard:
Create a Changing JavaScript Billboard


Better Browser Detection
Tailor Pages for NS 3+, 2 and IE 3+


Cookies:
Everything you ever wanted to know about Cookies


Compatibility:
Which JavaScript Features Work on Which Browser


Dynamic Text:
Use LiveConnect to Change Text Right on the Page


Eye Catching Intros:
Attract Visitors and Attention to your Site


Fade Script:
Fade your Page into Different Colors


Forms:
Working with Forms in JavaScript


Forms:
Using Forms and Windows to Create Madlibs


Forms Validation:
Save your Server Some Work with JavaScript


Frames:
Working with and Controlling Frames


History Tracker:
Learn How to Use Objects and Track History


HTML Creation:
Learn How to Combine Frames, Forms, and HTML


Image Menu:
Create a Highlighted Image Menu


Image Object:
Preloading and Displaying the Image Object


Java Image Menu:
Image Menus In IE 3.0 and Netscape 2.0, With Sound


Layers:

All About Layers: How They Work, What They Are


Plug-ins:
Detecting Plug-ins in Tailoring the Page


Random:
Create Random Quotes and Images


Remote, Universal:
A Floating Remote for your Site.


Screen Size:
Determine Screen Size with LiveConnect


Select Menu:
Choose a Page and Jump!


Select Menu, Relational:
Save Space with this Dual-Menu App


Sound and Music:
Make some noise with LiveConnect


Sound and Music:
Play sounds and music with LiveAudio


Tour:
New and Improved: The JavaScript Tour is Back:


Windows:
How to Create Windows in JavaScript


Windows:
New window features in Netscape 3.0


JavaScript Tip of the Week for January 6, 1997: The universal remote: a great invention.


JavaScript Tip of the Week for December 30, 1996: Netscape 4.0 Preview: Learn All About Layers


JavaScript Tip of the Week for December 16, 1996: Stocking Stuffers: Additions to Many Tips


JavaScript Tip of the Week for December 9, 1996: Dynamic Image Menus In IE 3.0 and Netscape 2.0.


JavaScript Tip of the Week for December 2, 1996: LiveConnect: The Adventure Continues


JavaScript Tip of the Week for November 25, 1996: Everything you ever wanted to know about Cookies


JavaScript Tip of the Week for November 18, 1996: New and Improved: The JavaScript Tour is back


JavaScript Tip of the Week for November 11, 1996: ActiveX and JavaScript: Popup Menus


JavaScript Tip of the Week for Nov. 4, 1996: Which JavaScript Features Work on Which Browser


JavaScript Tip of the Week for Oct. 28, 1996: The Art of Dynamic HTML creation, Part Two


JavaScript Tip of the Week for Oct. 21, 1996: The Art of Dynamic HTML creation, Part One


JavaScript Tip of the Week for Oct. 7, 1996: JavaScript History Tracker and Objects


JavaScript Tip of the Week for Sept. 30, 1996: Create a Highlighted Image Menu


JavaScript Tip of the Week for Sept. 23, 1996: Cool Ways to Save Space


JavaScript Tip of the Week for Sept. 16, 1996: Much Ado about LiveConnect


JavaScript Tip of the Week for Sept. 9, 1996: How to Use Forms Validation


JavaScript Tip of the Week for Sept. 2, 1996: NS 3.0 Tips Part Two: Relational Select Menus


JavaScript Tip of the Week for Aug. 26, 1996: NS 3.0 Tips Part One: LiveAudio and Windows


JavaScript Tip of the Week for Aug. 19, 1996: Checking for Plugins and File Types


JavaScript Tip of the Week for July 1st, 1996: Using a Browser's Cookie.


JavaScript Tip of the Week for June 24, 1996: Too Many Browsers? Not really...


JavaScript Tip of the Week for June 10, 1996: A Closer Look at Forms with JavaScript


JavaScript Tip of the Week for June 3, 1996: Moving Around in Frames the Easy Way


JavaScript Tip of the Week for May 27, 1996: The Infamous 3.0: Netscape Navigator


JavaScript Tip of the Week for May 20, 1996: All about Windows (No, not the OS)


JavaScript Tip of the Week for May 13, 1996: Spiff up the Old Page, JavaScript Style.


JavaScript Tip of the Week for May 6, 1996: I didn't know you could do that with frames!


JavaScript Tip of the Week for April 29, 1996: Playing sound in an HTML Document


JavaScript Tip of the Week for April 22, 1996: Tired of using those ugly grey buttons?