11 Best jQuery Charting Libraries

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Vaibhav Singhal covers 11 jQuery charting libraries that you can use to create interactive dataviz, highlighting which scenario each is best suited for. Source: 11 Best jQuery Charting Libraries Nice round up of the current choices.

EditorConfig

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What is EditorConfig?EditorConfig helps developers define and maintain consistent coding styles between different editors and IDEs. The EditorConfig project consists of a file format for defining coding styles and a collection of text editor plugins that enable editors to read the file format and adhere to defined styles. EditorConfig files are easily readable and they work nicely with version control …

typicode/json-server

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Get a full fake REST API with zero coding in less than 30 seconds (seriously) Source: typicode/json-server

Low-Contrast Text Is Not the Answer

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Before using low-contrast colors on a website, especially for text, take a moment to remember all the reasons why they degrade usability. Then consider the reasons that prompted your site’s low-contrast design choices in the first place. Finally, look for alternatives that help you achieve those initial design goals without harming the user experience. Source: Low-Contrast Text Is Not the …

Promises/A+

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An open standard for sound, interoperable JavaScript promises—by implementers, for implementers. A promise represents the eventual result of an asynchronous operation. The primary way of interacting with a promise is through its then method, which registers callbacks to receive either a promise’s eventual value or the reason why the promise cannot be fulfilled. via Promises/A+.