This is an update on a previous article I wrote about mooTools (41of the Bestâ€¦), some plugins have been removed, some have been updatedand a fair few have been added. mooTools is truelly hot on the heels ofjQuery!!! Can it be better?
Below are the Best Ever 65 mooTools Plugins and Demos, is it Better than jQuery?Quite, possibly.
Description: SmoothScroll allows you to smoothly take a user to a specific portionof a page. By default, the browser â€œjerksâ€ you up or down in the pagewhen you click on an anchor â€” SmoothScroll lets you define the durationthat it should take for a link
A 2 level horizontal menu is not thatdifficult to create using CSS. If you keep it all text-based it shouldbe doable once you know the basics. But how about the creation of suchmenu using images only for the purpose of having the extra graphicalfreedom?
The structural code doesn’t contain any images. For every button weuse a different id. These id’s are then styled. The text will bereplaced by images, used as a background. Here is an excerpt of thecode:
<ul id="navigation"><br /> <li id="home" title="link to homepage"><a href="#" >Home</a></li><br /> <li id="products" title="link to products"><a href="#">Products</a><br /> <ul><br /> <li id="softw" title="link to software"><a href="#">Software</a></li><br /> <li id="hardw" title="link to hardware"><a href="#">Hardware</a></li><br /> </ul><br />...</pre><p>The trick is using "text-indent: -9999px" (this places the textoutside the browser window) and use one image (the entire navigation)as a background.</p><p>The navigation of the first level contains two