Links for the week #4

The Top 8 Placeholder Services for Web Designers

The iPhone Tab Bar

Big Map Blog | Interesting maps, historical maps, but above all, BIG maps. the domain name says it all.

40+ Awesome “About” Page Designs for Inspiration –

lorempixum – placeholder images for every case

Flourish is a PHP unframework — a general-purpose, object-oriented library.
It has a modular architecture, meaning it isn’t strictly MVC. It focuses on being secure, well documented and easy to use, while solving problems intrinsic to web development.

Videos about the HTML5 Boilerplate « Paul Irish

Using client-side storage, today. ✩ Mozilla Hacks – the Web developer blog

Waypoints is a small jQuery plugin that makes it easy to execute a function whenever you scroll to an element.

SwitchView #jQuery plugin provides the ability to easily define groups of elements to show and hide in one fell swoop.

Sausage is a jQuery UI widget for contextual pagination. It complements long or infinite-scrolling pages by keeping the user informed of her location within the document.

diagonalFade is a jQuery plugin allowing you to easily specify direction, fade-in, fade-out, and a host of other options to a grouping of elements.

jQuery BlockUI Plugin lets you simulate synchronous behavior when using AJAX, without locking the browser

jQuery blockUI alternative with #jQuery MSG #plugin

Jquery plugin to centralize your DOM element against their parent element or the window

jQuery Queue plugin add functions in a queue outside the function scope and execute the queued functions later

vanity #jquery toolset
Includes: Slider,Tabs,Paginate,Spotlight,Tip,Placeholder,Collapse

Managing Cron Jobs with PHP | Nettuts+

Tempo is a tiny #JSON rendering engine that enables you to craft data templates in pure HTML.