I found out this morning that Monster.com is using SimpleModal to power the modal dialogs on their site! Which, of course, means they are using jQuery too! This is the first major corporate site that I have discovered using SimpleModal, so I was pretty excited when I discovered it. Funny story on how I found [...]
In case you haven’t heard, jQuery 1.3 has been released! In addition to being jQuery’s 3rd birthday, the team has a number of new announcements, including Sizzle (a brand new CSS selector engine), a new API browser (developed by Remy Sharp) and the formation of the jQuery Foundation. I tested SimpleModal (tests and demos) with [...]
Includes IE6 positioning bug fixes reported by Deepak Mehta and James Taylor. Removed iframe option (use wmode property for object and embed elements) Fixed IE positioning issues (including horizontal scrolling) Updated jQuery version requirement to 1.2.2 Added horizontal scrolling test and more position option tests Links: Project Page | jQuery Plugins Page
Includes bug fixes reported by calderon.joe (thanks joe): Fixed iframe errors when iframe option set to false Fixed auto centering to use data width/height if container width/height is not set Also changed the default for the iframe option to false. Links: Project Page | jQuery Plugins Page
After almost 11 months, I have finally released an update to SimpleModal. This release fixes a number of browser related issues (mostly with IE) but also adds a few new features. Some of the features include: Automatic centering of the modal dialog, unless overridden with the new position option Ability to call $.modal.close(); from the [...]
After being asked to help get the SimpleModal Contact Form demo running on a Drupal powered site, I decided to try and turn it into a Drupal Module. Based on my SimpleModal Contact Form (SMCF) WordPress Plugin, I was able to create something which I think is now ready for a beta release. The details [...]
SMCF 1.1 includes the following changes: Fixed image pre-loading to actually pre-load ;) Added new effects on form open and close Added a security feature Added optional subject and cc sender form elements Added common classes to form elements Renamed all classes and ID’s to prevent collisions Added WordPress translation ability on text elements (__() [...]
SimpleModal Contact Form (SMCF) is an Ajax powered modal dialog contact form for WordPress. The project and all of the information about it is hosted on WordPress.org. If you have any feedback regarding the plugin, please let me know.