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How to Make a Custom Google+ Share Button

Every social network has a url which allows you to easily share your site. Facebook’s sharer.php and Twitter’s ?status= are the most common examples. Google plus has one as well: https://plus.google.com/share?url=https://mywebsiteurl.com Using that url you can easily make a quick share popup with just a few lines of javascript: function GPlusShare(pUrl){ // Set up the… Read the full article

Paper.js

Paper.js aims to simplify the html5 <canvas> element, and does a really good job of it. The <canvas> element is arguably the most powerful new feature of html5, but it’s not without its problems. It lacks a straightforward drawing instruction set. Rather than laying out vector art in a simple notation, developers are forced to… Read the full article