Archive for the ‘Web development’ Category

Review: PHP 5 Social Networking

Posted on March 8, 2011, 21:33, in General, Web development | No Comments

I was, a few weeks back, asked to review the book “PHP 5 Social Networking” by Michael Peacock. As I have partaken in development of several websites with both more and less social elements I found the book’s title and slogan interesting.

URLs should express output-format, not source-format

Posted on July 1, 2009, 00:14, in Tip of the day, User-experience, Web development | 22 Comments

I’m the kind of guy who always tries to optimize my ways, especially when it comes programming. Over the last years I’ve worked on/against a multitude of CMS, frameworks and API’s, and quite often make some thoughts how things could be better, easier and more intuitive. One of these things are regarding how to format […]

table-row-highlighter.js – now as jQuery-plugin

Posted on June 6, 2009, 14:37, in Web development | 1 Comment

In an effort to make it easier integratable to existing environments, I have now created a jQuery-plugin as well. Thanks to Mats as well for suggesting it! See the original blogpost – for information of the concept – or go straight to the demo-page or jquery-demo-page to watch it in action.

table-row-highlighter.js

Posted on June 4, 2009, 00:50, in User-experience, Web development | 4 Comments

This article is about my solution to an issue/request mentioned in my “Usability-tips for your application (Part I)” regarding highlighting corresponding table-rows when keys are pressed.

Take a look at the demo-page and play a little around.

Long live Semantic HTML

Posted on June 3, 2009, 00:24, in Web development | No Comments

Some time ago when I was hired to refactor an existing CMS, I came across som nice pieces like this: <table border=”0″ width=”100%”> <tr> <td class=”h1″ align=”center”>Page-header<td> </tr> </table> Just gotta love it!