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How-To Embed Baybayin On Your Website or Blog

These past few months, there was a surge in awareness of the Baybayin (not Alibata) writing script among the Filipinos. As Baybayin enthusiasts learn how to read it, the need to type it directly from our keyboard grew. The Baybayin Keyboard Layout was released as part of the Ubuntu PhilippinesPhilippines National Keyboard Layout project (which is available in both GNU/Linux and Microsoft Windows).

The PNKL project allowed many Filipinos to type Baybayin without using any “online typepad” like the Snoworld Baybayin Typepad 01. But other than this, there is also a need to embed Baybayin on websites and blogs, and I’ve been asked about it a lot of times. In response, here is a detailed how-to guide on how you can display Baybayin correctly on your websites.

So go get a cup of coffee, tea, or chocolate. Prepare yourself, your mind. Get ready to learn a lot of new stuff.

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Is a self-confessed bibliophile and technophile other than being an early adopter, an avid gamer, a geek, nerd, role-player, and trekker.

His first online project was in 1998 when he launched the unofficial website for Ansalon MUD and his own community forums Laibcoms.Community. By 2003 he created his work blog GM-Yukino, which later grew into gameshogun™ and Snoworld™.

His website is jcsesecuneta.com, and he also owns RealFood.space and other properties.

Testing Internet Explorer 9 Beta 1

Internet Explorer 9, Microsoft‘s attempt to make their browser relevant once again and stop the declining shares of IE in the market. For web developers, it is a wish come true. A wish that Microsoft will (once again) take web standards seriously.

And they are giving us more than what a lot of us are expecting from them – an HTML5 and CSS3 browser.

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Is a self-confessed bibliophile and technophile other than being an early adopter, an avid gamer, a geek, nerd, role-player, and trekker.

His first online project was in 1998 when he launched the unofficial website for Ansalon MUD and his own community forums Laibcoms.Community. By 2003 he created his work blog GM-Yukino, which later grew into gameshogun™ and Snoworld™.

His website is jcsesecuneta.com, and he also owns RealFood.space and other properties.

@font-face Browser Support Test Page

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If you can see the Filipino greeting Mabuhay above in Baybayin script, your browser support webfonts. In other words, you will see the actual fonts of the websites that use webfonts (a.k.a. CSS2 @font-face rule) – as the designer intended.

More examples inside…

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Is a self-confessed bibliophile and technophile other than being an early adopter, an avid gamer, a geek, nerd, role-player, and trekker.

His first online project was in 1998 when he launched the unofficial website for Ansalon MUD and his own community forums Laibcoms.Community. By 2003 he created his work blog GM-Yukino, which later grew into gameshogun™ and Snoworld™.

His website is jcsesecuneta.com, and he also owns RealFood.space and other properties.

CSS Level 3 Is Coming, Is Your Browser Ready?

Do you know that you are missing a lot in your current browser?  Take a look at this screenshot taken from this game review.

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CSS3(via Safari 3.x)

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Is a self-confessed bibliophile and technophile other than being an early adopter, an avid gamer, a geek, nerd, role-player, and trekker.

His first online project was in 1998 when he launched the unofficial website for Ansalon MUD and his own community forums Laibcoms.Community. By 2003 he created his work blog GM-Yukino, which later grew into gameshogun™ and Snoworld™.

His website is jcsesecuneta.com, and he also owns RealFood.space and other properties.