Tag Archives: YouTube

Discontinuing IE6 Support in Website Development

Ever since IE6 was released, for all design related changes, our design team and the QA team had to take care of specific testing related to IE6. This was due to the fact that IE6 did not support many XHTML elements such as absolute positioning, etc.

In the past month or so, we have seen many leading sites remove support for IE6. It appears You Tube will also follow this step soon.
It goes without saying that all the leading sites have realized the pain caused by supporting the exceptions in IE6 and hence will be taking the decision to cease support for the same in the near future.

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Website Recommendations – High Scalability

Scalability is a very important aspect of any website that caters to or plans to cater to a large audience.

High Scalability is one website we would like to recommend to all our readers as this website focuses on providing specific details about how top websites in the world handled their scalability related requirements.

Some of the top rated articles on High Scalability website are the ones about You Tube, PlentyOfFish, Google, Flickr, Amazon and Twitter.

If you have visited this site earlier, let us know what you think about it. If you have not visited it before, please do add it to your daily reading list as it will help you in your understanding of any high performance website.

Youtube videos in Music Plugin

Earlier last week, we managed to deliver a good enhancement on Music Plugin.

We successfully used the Youtube API to generate the latest videos for albums and artists from Youtube within Music Plugin.

If you visit the site and go to any artist or album page, you can see this in the site as a AJAX badge.

You can see it here: Aishwarya Rai’s Videos from You Tube on Music Plugin