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Here is an assortment of tutorials that covers coding elements that are not covered in other topics on their own.

Learn How to Validate User Input with Spry Widgets

Although most Web programming software includes a way to require that user input meet some pre-selected criteria such as email addresses or telephone numbers in the correct format, Dreamweaver CS3 includes a special set of tools called Spry Widgets, which offer some enhancements to this process.

Validating User Input with Form Validation in ASP.NET

Collecting information from fields on Web forms is a common step. How does a developer ensure the information entered is in the proper format? Suppose a form asks for someone’s weight and the user enters “None of your business.” Making sure data is entered correctly is called form field validation.

Learn More About 508 Compliance Testing

Section 508 refers to the government mandate relating to the accessibility of a website by people with disabilities. In order to be considered section 508 compliant, the web designer will need to complete section 508 compliance testing.

Create Web Page Templates in ASP.NET with Master Pages

Web page templates in Web development software use static HTML design. ASP.NET’s version of templates uses Master Pages. With these you can add Web controls and server-side executable code. The Visual Web Developer part of ASP.NET has a template that makes creation of a dynamic Master Page simple.

The Best Free Open Source CMS for All Skills Levels

Content Management Systems are undeniably crucial for the maintenance of websites, but nowadays a CMS is not just all about managing the content anymore. Keep reading to learn more about what these systems are capable of accomplishing, specifically we look at Open Source Content Management Systems.

How Do NetBeans Extensions Work?

The easiest method of providing extension points in NetBeans is through the layer.xml, as you might know that the layer file is the central configuration file in NetBeans module. Read full article to know how NetBeans Extensions work.