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Adobes Flash in the pan

Adobe Flash, once the popular option for creating animations, websites and games on the net, has recently come under attack by Apple, Google and Microsoft. Is it time to start turning our backs on Adobe, or will the competition finally come unstuck? A short History Created in 1996 by a company called Macromedia, Flash was…

The ul html tag

Overview The <ul> HTML tag is used to specify an unordered list. It works in the same way as the <ol> tag but by default shows each list item with a bullet point instead of a number. This can be styled with CSS. The <ul> tag is used to indicate the whole list. Within this…

The caption html tag

Overview The <caption> HTML tag is used to specify a title for a HTML Table. It can only be used once per table and the <caption> tag must appear immediately after the <table> tag. It works equally as well in table based layouts as well as CSS based ones. When text is put between the…

The s html tag

Overview The <s> HTML tag is mainly used to style text it has the same functionality as the <strike> HTML tag. By default it displays text as with a strike-through line through it which is ideal for showing corrections or previous amended text. It works equally as well in table based layouts as well as…

The strike html tag

Overview The <strike> HTML tag is mainly used to style text. By default it displays text as with a strike-through line through it which is ideal for showing corrections or previous amended text. It works equally as well in table based layouts as well as CSS based ones. As with all phrase based HTML tags…

The cite html tag

Overview The <cite> HTML tag is known as a phrase tag, it is mainly used to style text. By default it displays text as italic which is ideal for showing a quotation or citation. It works equally as well in table based layouts as well as CSS based ones. As with all phrase based HTML…

The kbd html tag

Overview The <kbd> HTML tag is known as a phrase tag, it is mainly used to style text. By default it displays text in a fixed width font which is ideal for showing what is expected to be entered by a user. It works equally as well in table based layouts as well as CSS…

The samp html tag

Overview The <samp> HTML tag is known as a phrase tag, it is mainly used to style text. By default it displays text in a fixed width font which is ideal for displaying parts of programming code. Its use is almost identical to the <code> HTML tag. It works equally as well in table based…

The code html tag

Overview The <code> HTML tag is known as a phrase tag, it is mainly used to style text. By default it displays text in a fixed width font which is ideal for displaying samples of programming code. It works equally as well in table based layouts as well as CSS based ones. As with all…