Welcome GuruStop’s New HTML5 Sidebar Search Widget!

Hey folks, I just removed the default WordPress search widget and a new one using the HTML 5 input search type, a bunch of CSS 3 (and fall back for older browsers like older versions of IE), and a little bit of JavaScript. It’s still based on the same background image used in this blog theme though.

Since some of you might be interested, here is the code that I use to implement it, instead of you trying to hack it with different browser developer tools!
Not the exact code though, but a version that is heavily commented for your convenience Smile

You can skim quick over the the simple HTML, spend some time with the CSS bits (most work is done here), and have a look at the bonus JavaScript, see the result without the context of the blog itself, and if you feel excited, click the "+" icon on the right to start editing it yourself to come with better implementation or fix a bug.!

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