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HTML5 <input> placeholder attribute

So I┬áset out to add some placeholder text for login fields in my CakePHP project. First I tried the default attribute, and then started implementing some Javascript to clear the text from the field on focus. Then I remembered the awesomeness that is HTML5 has introduced the placeholder attribute to the input tag. Placeholder text […]

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Acronym tag deprecated in HTML5

After a recent WordPress upgrade, I noticed that the acronym button is no longer available in the Tiny MCE editor plugin I use. I am a big fan of generating complete, semantic HTML, and always take the time to add the extras. The <acronym> tag has been deprecated with the release of HTML5 in favour […]