Ajax Image upload & Resize with PHP ImageMagick & jQuery

PHP GD library is more than enough for image processing, it supports numerous image formats and offers enough capabilities. But sometimes enough is not enough, sometimes we want to try out ImageMagick, just for the sake of performance, code clarity or just to explore more functionality. So today instead of using PHP GD, we are going to create an image upload and resize script using ImageMagick (PHP) and jQuery.

10 CSS HTML Form Designs

Let’s face it, HTML forms are integral part of the web, it’s a powerful and crucial tool for interacting with users. But without some styling and positioning, forms just look awful! So, how do you make it appealing and presentable? This is where the CSS comes into play. In this article I’ve compiled 10 Form styles which you can directly copy and use it on your website projects.

Slide Loading Social Buttons with jQuery, CSS3 & PHP

Social share buttons have been integral part of the internet and it seemed like we are constantly looking for better ways integrate them into our websites, most people are happy with regular copy/paste snippet provided by social websites, but some of us are still not so satisfied with regular setting, because we have to load bulky third party javascripts which somehow appears to affect overall performance of the website.

Image Preview Thumbnails before upload using jQuery & PHP

If you are creating an image uploader, you can provide thumbnail preview of currently selected images in file input field. We don’t need to upload entire file to server to do that. File API is supported by all modern browsers, we just need to take advantage of this feature, it provides us with information about files and allows to access their content.