On the http://www.marthastewart.com site there is an automatic image rotating with tabs under it that changes with the image. Also there is text on the image that is a link. This is REALLY cool and I want to do it. I’ve racked my brain and looked all over the web for this, but I do not even know what it is called!
Does anyone know how to do this or can point me to some great tutorial on it? The only catch that it has to be accessible to all (508 compliant).
Did you look at the example linked to? It’s not just a simple tabbed area. The tabs auto-play, they use non-web fonts, they grow and shrink with animation, they have shadows and overlay the graphics above them, they have linked content in different places within the graphics…
Their rotator is not flash, but it does have automatic images, text with links, pauses on hover, next and previous links. Are there any tutorials or recommendations on something like this?
They use AJAX to decide which out of three divs (id=slide1, id=slide2, id=slide3) to have the display-property set to block. The other two gets a display: none;. Try to check out the children-markup of the div with id=infopane.
I could definitely use similar help. I’m about to try and build my first site onto the WordPress format and am wanting to do something similar as to what was mentioned above. I would like to add an automatic image rotate with tabs while giving the client capabilities to change out the photos. An example is …