Entry 011 — Technical Solutions
Topic: Pre-loading, Redirecting on Reload, Video Auto-play
I’m trying to re-build websites from the ground up to practice the different components of web design — graphics, 3d art, coding, etc. And came across a few issues along the way.
(1/3) How do I pre-load content
The method I used personally:
Solution 1 | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fsmFBwlk7wo&t=38s
Another solution which got a number of good reviews/comments
Solution 2 | http://websitegyantutor.blogspot.com/2018/11/page-loader-in-html-with-css-code-html.html?m=1
(2/3) How do I tell my browser to go to another page on reload
Solution | I got the answer from Lokesh Kumaron Stack Overflow https://stackoverflow.com/questions/8622892/how-to-redirect-a-page-to-another-page-when-refresh-at-second-attempt
(3/3) How do I auto-play videos
To autoplay a video you have to mute it. This took the longest to figure out haha.
All you have to do is add muted to your opening video tag. It should look something like this: <video autoplay muted> … </video>