Cool Hover Effect

The link above provides a nice hover effect, done with CSS and a tiny bit of javascript. The approach is to use two divs. The outer or container div has a background image assigned through CSS. The inner div contains the text, and is hidden (displa… more »

Debugging Web Pages in IE

Tricks for debugging web pages under IE, if you don't have any tools. Comment out all but the code that doesn't work. Often the code that's not working is broken because of something else. Have a separate CSS file, just for IE Use alert to halt j… more »

Polished UI - Cost Effectively

Tactics to produce a polished (web) user interface, in a cost-effective manner. This is different than the design, in that these issues are related to the user's interaction, rather than the visual presentation. For example, the visual presentation w… more »

dojo Form Demo

This is a very simple demonstration of a dojo form. Please use 'View Source' to view the code. Supporting server-side PHP. json.php Returns the submitted input. Demonstrates a 'successful' transaction. <?php header('Content-type: applic… more »

PHP and javascript timestamper

This is an extension of an earlier script to demonstrate the difference in execution time of preg_replace and trim. The objective of this demonstration is to show a quick time check method to determine the following: Time required for PHP to pr… more »