While we’d never advocate adding gizmos to a web page just for the gee-whiz factor, there are some times when you really do need to add something a bit fancy. For those occasions, we’ve got you covered with this list of genuinely awesome plug-ins that can do amazing things.
There are a few really good things about the way software works on the Internet. For a start, there is a huge unofficial network of millions of people contributing to a huge repository of code fragments that help to power many more millions of applications.
The vast majority of code we write is intended to serve a single purpose and once employed in that purpose it never sees the light of day again. That is, however, a bit of a waste of your valuable time, when it’s perfectly possible to write your code in such a way that it can be recycled and put to use in many different purposes.