A step-by-step guide to implementing drag’n’drop, and image previews with the Filereader API. No libraries or frameworks were harmed in the making of this article.
Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
Saturday, December 19th, 2015
Matthew describes a very nice bit of progressive enhancement for drag’n’drop file uploads (similar to the CSS Tricks article I linked to recently).
It uses the Dropzone JS which looks like it aligns nicely with the progressive enhancement approach.
Tuesday, December 1st, 2015
This is a terrific example of progressive enhancement in action: going from a simple file input to a lovely interactive drag’n’drop interface.
Monday, September 22nd, 2014
A really handy bit of code from Aaron for building a robust file uploader. A way to make your web-based photo sharing more Instagrammy-clever.
Monday, July 19th, 2010
A very handy looking API that turns file uploading (and conversion) into a service.
Monday, November 3rd, 2008
This photograph is the 3,000,000,000th to be uploaded to Flickr.
Sunday, May 11th, 2008
A handy Mac app from Google that allows you to record from your iSight and upload directly to YouTube.
Thursday, March 27th, 2008
This looks like it could be a fun simple little service: upload MP3s to make an online mix tape ...that's it.
Tuesday, September 11th, 2007