News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

NETTUTS.com:
Building a Better BlogRoll Dynamic Fun with SimplePie and jQuery
August 13, 2008 @ 10:23:13

In this recent tutorial from the NETTUTS website, they show how to "build a better blogroll" by combining the client-side power of jQuery with the simplicity of the SimplePie aggregation tool.

A traditional blogroll is a simple list of other sites, often in the sidebar, that are related, owned by, or otherwise friendly to the home site. Blogrolls are a great idea and on-point with the spirit of blogging, but how is a casual reader to know if any of these sites are truly of interest? Let's improve upon the concept of a blogroll by not just listing sites, but dynamically pulling recent headlines from them, and using some fun jQuery animation.

Their code (demo here) uses a CSS-based layout and simple pagination to switch between multiple groupings of RSS feed content.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
jquery tutorial simplepie blogroll css design pagination


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Matthew Leverton\'s Blog: How to add a custom CAPTCHA to phpBB2

HowToForge: How To Install a Complete LEMP on Ubuntu/Debian

Stefan Mischook's Blog: Creating Your Own Functions - Part 2

Nefarious Designs Blog: Vagrant Virtualised Dev Environments

PHPMaster.com: Form Validation with PHP


Community Events

Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


api framework voicesoftheelephpant application release language conference introduction laravel podcast series example interview performance community configure library symfony2 opinion php7

All content copyright, 2015 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework