|What are FasTabs?||How do I use it?||Okay, now what?|
FasTabs are what I call the system of tabs and associated panes that you see here. First, notice that as you click on a tab, the switch takes nearly no delay time. The pane content changes just about as fast as you can click. This is because the content for all the panes are contained within one webpage. So no page refreshes are necessary. The content in the inactive tabs are simply hidden from view.
Now I didn't invent the concept of hot-switchable content. It's been around for years in various forms. However, to my knowledge, this is the first time that a free and easy-to-use system has been made available to the public, for creating your own tabs. it is called the FasTabs Designer.
Who is it for?
While it has been written for web designers, website owners, managers, and others in the industry, there is no reason anyone who's interested can't play with this tool.
Why use it?
Aside from its' speed, it can:
And, by the way, I created the tabs in this help page using the very same FasTabs Designer. So, yes, we eat our own dogfood here at FasTabs Central.