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Article - 11 Mar 2012 Convert any video to HTML5 using easy HTML5 video Free

HTML5 is the fastest growing web development trend so HTML5 video is the part of it and also new natural way to show video online. Easy HTML5 Video is simple and easy to use Video converter which converts any video to html5 using wizard program that helps you create HTML5 video for your website in a few clicks.  All new browsers of iPad, iPhone, Android have already declare the support for HTML5 video.

  @blogger_navin @teachesict
Article Y Website Design - mistakes Free

11 Common Web Design Mistakes (Blunders)

Building a website can be daunting but the real challenge lies in making it usable. The problem is most web designers forget that the website wasn’t created for themselves but to solve the users’ needs. They give creativity priority over practicality and usability.  In this article, we would like to highlight 11 web design blunders that web developers and designers make and some suggestions how these mistakes can be easily avoided

  @hongkiat @teachesict  
Article 23 Feb 2011  Website Design - Examples of good design  

40 cool website design ideas

There is more to web design that meets the eye, but honestly, would you not like it to be a little creative, too? Content and substance definitely are important, however let us not forget the importance of creative web designs in getting and retaining readership. Many people never thought that great content and great web design are possible together. Well, it is more than possible now.

The world wide web has definitely turned into a more colorful and exciting virtual world to surf, what with unique designs that just get better and better as time passes by. At present, there are a lot great designs out there that you need to check. In fact, we have collected 40 great looking designs that you should not miss. Enjoy these cool and creative web design ideas!

  @youthedesigner @teachesict  

Blogs, Wikis, Docs: Which is right for your lesson?

A Comparison Table

    A very detailed tabled which can be used to see whether a blog, wiki or doc is best for what you are trying to achieve with your pupils.   @teachesict  
Article   Embedding  

Understanding web 2.0 embed codes

The more you work with Web 2.0 sites, the more you need to know about embed codes. Embed codes are those really long strings of code that allow you to embed one site into another. A typical example would be embedding a Youtube video into your blog

  @markbrumley @teachesict