606 posts
  • Envato Staff
  • Blog Editor
  • Senior Reviewer
  • Repeatedly Helped protect Envato Marketplaces against copyright violations
  • Author had a File in an Envato Bundle
  • Forum Moderator
  • Microlancer Beta Tester
  • Sold between 10 000 and 50 000 dollars
+9 more
Siddharth Staff says

Supporting past versions of Internet Explorer is often one of the biggest headaches of being a web developer. Today, as an early Christmas present to authors, we’re pleased to announce that IE8 compliance will now be purely optional for authors.

How Come?

The percentage of users using IE8 has dropped sharply in the past year with the current number well under 8%. Whether this is due to widespread adoption of Windows 8, Internet Explorer starting to auto update or jQuery 2.0 dropping support for IE8, we’ll never know. What we do know is that it’s time to finally put a stake in its heart!

[... Continue reading on Envato Notes ...]

1582 posts Don't Worry, Be Happy
  • Beta Tester
  • Grew a moustache for the Envato Movember competition
  • Elite Author
  • United States
  • Sold between 250 000 and 1 000 000 dollars
  • Has been a member for 3-4 years
  • Referred between 200 and 499 users
  • Most Wanted Bounty Winner
+2 more
FinalDestiny says

YES! YES! :inlove:

279 posts
  • Sold between 50 000 and 100 000 dollars
  • Exclusive Author
  • Has been a member for 1-2 years
  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Referred between 10 and 49 users
PrimaThemes says

Thanks Siddharth…

1400 posts
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years
  • Exclusive Author
  • Sold between 10 000 and 50 000 dollars
  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Referred between 1 and 9 users
  • Croatia
OriginalEXE says

Awesome!

280 posts
  • Sold between 10 000 and 50 000 dollars
  • Exclusive Author
  • Europe
  • Bought between 50 and 99 items
  • Referred between 10 and 49 users
  • Microlancer Beta Tester
  • Has been a member for 3-4 years
cosmincotor says

Great news! :)

P.S.

After you put a stake in its heart, don’t forget to burn it and lock the ashes somewhere so it will never come back :D

852 posts
  • Author had a Free File of the Month
  • Beta Tester
  • Exclusive Author
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years
  • Referred between 10 and 49 users
  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Sold between 50 000 and 100 000 dollars
ImanGM says

After you put a stake in its heart, don’t forget to burn it and lock the ashes somewhere so it will never come back :D

+1

By the way IE 11 is out. So there is always a good alternative to challenge your skills with it :D

639 posts
  • Won a Competition
  • Most Wanted Bounty Winner
  • Sold between 50 000 and 100 000 dollars
  • Exclusive Author
  • Repeatedly Helped protect Envato Marketplaces against copyright violations
  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years
  • Referred between 50 and 99 users
  • Grew a moustache for the Envato Movember competition
T20 says

Great news :) Thanks

383 posts Keep Walking
  • Has been a member for 3-4 years
  • Elite Author
  • Sold between 100 000 and 250 000 dollars
  • Bought between 100 and 499 items
  • Referred between 100 and 199 users
  • Exclusive Author
UXbarn says

Absolutely great news! Thanks! :)

280 posts
  • Sold between 10 000 and 50 000 dollars
  • Exclusive Author
  • Europe
  • Bought between 50 and 99 items
  • Referred between 10 and 49 users
  • Microlancer Beta Tester
  • Has been a member for 3-4 years
cosmincotor says

IE11 has an option (that is checked by default) to install updates automatically. I can’t remember if older version had that.

At least some problems will go away as they update the browser so we’ll have fewer things to worry about :)

852 posts
  • Author had a Free File of the Month
  • Beta Tester
  • Exclusive Author
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years
  • Referred between 10 and 49 users
  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Sold between 50 000 and 100 000 dollars
ImanGM says

IE11 has an option (that is checked by default) to install updates automatically. I can’t remember if older version had that. At least some problems will go away as they update the browser :)

And maybe new problems occur while you think that your code is working perfect :D This is the nature of IE. Actually I like Microsoft but I can’t understand why they just don’t give up on web browsers…

by
by
by
by
by
by