Monthly Archive: June 2015

Web and Marketing Blog Website

Web Snacks is a podcast produced by John Harbison.  The show focuses on the web, web technologies, tutorials, and marketing.  The whole objective here is to give some information that is useful in less...

Simple HTML content fade in with JQuery

Simple HTML content fade in with JQuery

JQuery in the Head <script> $( document ).ready(function() { $('#firstbody').animate({opacity:'toggle'}, 1000).is(':visible'); $('#first, #second, #third, #fourth, #five, #six, #seven').on('click', function(){ var el = $('#'+this.id+'body'); if ( el.is(':visible') ) return false; el.animate({opacity:'toggle'},1000) $('#firstbody, #secondbody, #thirdbody, #fourthbody,...

College Recruitment Marketing Campaign

Adsense Marketing and Personalized Email Campaign One of the largest projects I worked for 2015, developing and running, was a project called the “Enrollment Blitz”.  The campaign had 3 major parts to it: a...

How Toys are Painted

Designing for so many years makes you interested in how the final product is finished. I taught digital print and prepress for 4 years and was always fascinated by how many types of printing...

Touch Enable Clothing

Wifi enabled pants, may not be a thing of the future for much longer. Google’s Project Jacquard is working on a embedding conductive threads into fabric. These threads could be used to turn the...

Radar for Device Interaction

Whenever I see something new and unique in regards to technology I’m surprised. Google’s Project Soli is pretty slick and it definitely is one of those things that should make any technology minded person...

Form Variables not Passing Integers

is_int() vs is_numeric() One great way to handle security it to make sure that your code is expecting the type of input it needs, rather than what it gets.  For example if you code...

Mysql index resources for Slow Queries

I’ve got a situation where I’m dumping CSV files into a database – and doing multiple look ups before inserting the record into the database.  It is fast – but unfortunately it is still...