Best resources I’ve found on the HTML5 drag and drop API
I’ve recently been working on a new feature that uses intensively the HTML5 drag and drop API.
Here’s a list of resources I went through to have a good understanding of its power and limitations. Some of them are pretty old (+5 years old), but really good nonetheless.
The easiest way to learn the new API is to map it to the concepts with which you are already familiar. If you are…apress.jensimmons.com
The dataTransfer object is a read-only Event property that holds data about the Drag & Drop operation and allows you to…www.htmlgoodies.com
The native HTML5 drag-and-drop API behaves differently across browsers and due to this can be tough to implement. And…mereskin.github.io
This article is about processing files in a browser. It explains how you can read and change files data, drag-and-drop…xbsoftware.com
Refer to this article http://www.thecssninja.com/html5/gmail-dragout. It's ok if I drag 1 file only by using: $(…stackoverflow.com
Here's a useful little code snippet if you're building a web application. It's a simple way of making the boundary…thingsinjars.com
As this blog post points out, there is a way to download files via drag and drop from browser to desktop. I want to…stackoverflow.com
So, I have a contenteditable div -- I'm making a WYSIWYG editor: bold, italics, formatting, whatever, and most lately…stackoverflow.com