Twitter style Flash message with Jquery

Twitter like styling applications are the most popular these days on the web. So lets try one of those. Here we will try to create the Twitter style flashing message. It hardly take 2 minutes to develop the script and thats too without any horrible prograaming.
Enjoy the live demo.

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JQuery Code

<script type="text/javascript" src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.3.0/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script type="text/javascript">
$(document).ready(function()
{
$('#button').click(function()
{
$('#flashContent').html($('#uname').val());
$('#flashContent').fadeIn("slow", function ()
{
setTimeout(function(){$('#flashContent').fadeOut("slow", function ()
{
$('#flashContent').remove();
});} ,2000);

});
});
});
</script>

HTML Code

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd">
<html>
<head>
<title>WebSpeaks.in</title>
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">
</head>

<body class="body">
<div id="flashContent"></div>
<div class="main">
<div>
<label>Username : </label>
<input type="text" id="uname"> <input type="submit" value="Submit" id="button">
</div>
</div>
</body>
</html>

CSS Code

.body{
background-color:#000000;
text-align:center;
margin:15px;
}
.main{
background-color:#FFFFFF;
font-family:Tahoma;
width:500px;
text-align:left;
padding:10px;
-moz-border-radius:6px;
}

#flashContent{
width:500px;
padding-top:8px;
padding-bottom:8px;
background-color: #fff;
font-weight:bold;
font-size:20px;
-moz-border-radius: 6px;
-webkit-border-radius: 6px;
display:none;
margin-bottom:10px;
}
#uname{
border:#000000 solid 1px;
font-size:16px;
height:25px;
width:300px;
}
#button{
-moz-border-radius-bottomleft:6px;
-moz-border-radius-bottomright:6px;
-moz-border-radius-topleft:6px;
-moz-border-radius-topright:6px;
background-color:#0060A1;
border:#003399 solid 1px;
color:#FFFFFF;
font-size:16px;
font-weight:bold;
padding-left:10px;
padding-right:10px;
}

Written by Arvind Bhardwaj

Arvind is a Magento and WordPress expert with more than 6 years of industry wide experience.

Website: http://www.webspeaks.in/

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