Category: Tutorials

How to Use Hashtags for Content Strategy

How to Use Hashtags for Content Strategy

Everyone hashtags, but not everyone hashtags correctly. Aside from being novel they actually perform a job. A hashtag allows tweets to get grouped together. For example if someone is talking about Justin Bieber they...

What is CSHTML

What is CSHTML

It is an HTML file that also renders ASP.net modules – creating dynamic code and making the HTML more of a template.  It provides handler mapping and will load the MVC engine. The CSHTML...

Documents for Managing a Technical Project

I’ve worked in many places and I’ve consistently been let down by how technical production has been handled. Most managers just don’t seem to have the technical chops to handle a large scale digital...

Mysql Update Part of a String

I have a client with a trainer directory on their site. There is a field in the database that stores the trainer’s accolades. One of the accolades is to be considered a Top Trainer....

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,...

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...

Web and Marketing Podcast

In May I decided to create a podcast for the web and marketing community.  The podcast is named “Web Snacks”  and features topics ranging from web development technologies to tutorials about how to run...

Make a Form Cancel Button

The Cancel Button You are making an edit form for a site. The form allows a users to make changes to something and submit the changes to the database. This is a typical scenario...