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avoiding edge cases and user proofing ajax

Avoid Edge Cases by Designing Up Front

by Ben Henick · 17 Comments

By the time they reach the coding stage, many web projects are a tangle of exceptions -- and that can make standards-based development a nightmare. Better planning may be exactly what you need to avoid markup derangement or, even worse, a dysfunctional product.

User-Proofing Ajax

by Peter Quinsey · 22 Comments

Ajax offers the ability to avoid both needless browser behavior like page reloads and useful browser behavior like error handling. When good web apps go bad, Peter Quinsey's guidelines and techniques can help you and your users stay informed and productive.

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