Flash-Buster: 40 Sites Built with Mark-Up That Challenge Flash

The discussion about whether HTML5, CSS3 and jQuery will render Flash obsolete is well documented and on-going.

Today we are bringing you a collection of sites built with open source mark-up that include elements that could at one time only be achieved with Flash. One of the biggest advantages of using HTML5 and/or jQuery is faster loading times.

Some of the listed sites have animation, some have mouse-over effects, but none use Flash on the page we have linked to.

Flash-Buster: 40 Sites Built with Mark-Up That Challenge Flash

Flash-Buster: Sites Built with Open Source Mark-Up

Shave Guard: Irrito's on the Run
Shave Guard: Irrito's on the Run

Nike: Air Jordan 2012
Nike: Air Jordan 2012

The Wilderness Downtown
The Wilderness Downtown

Agent 008 Ball
Agent 008 Ball

This Shell
This Shell

Rumpetroll
Rumpetroll

Universeries
Universeries

Maersk
Maersk

Rome: 3 Dreams of Black
Rome: 3 Dreams of Black

HTML5 Interactive Infographic
HTML5 Interactive Infographic

Matchball
Matchball

Dangers of Fracking
Dangers of Fracking

Vlog.it
Vlog.it

South Mountain
South Mountain

Gallery of Mo
Gallery of Mo

Visions of Beauty
Visions of Beauty

Adventure World
Adventure World

April/Zero
April/Zero

Gravity Maze
Gravity Maze

Dollar Isle
Dollar Isle

Nemanja Ivanovic
Nemanja Ivanovic

Mind Work 3D
Mind Work 3D

Pedro Figueras
Pedro Figueras

Appear
Appear

World of Merix Studio
World of Merix Studio

Blog Helpr
Blog Helpr

Sapphire Sound
Sapphire Sound

Slice Machine
Slice Machine

Riot Industries
Riot Industries

Glo
Glo

Celavi – Vincent Bianciotto
Celavi - Vincent Bianciotto

Cafundo
Cafundo

Vivo Group
Vivo Group

Unowhy?
Unowhy?

Esteban Munoz
Esteban Munoz

Flourish Web Design
Flourish Web Design

Tea Round App
Tea Round App

Best Before
Best Before

Tori's Eye
Tori's Eye

Kidd81
Kidd81

Sr Burns
Sr Burns

Siebennull
Siebennull

Conclusion

Certainly for the foreseeable future, mark-up cannot compete with Flash as a gaming platform, but for website design it is seriously throwing down a challenge.

Do you know of any other sites built with mark-up that challenge Flash? Please share your links and opinions with us in the comments section below.