An introduction to JavaScript

Came across an article today about Essential JavaScript that focuses on bringing people who already know another programming language up to speed on JavaScript methodology. It covers the basic langua...

How to filter incoming links

One of my clients wanted a simple filter to alert visitors coming from specific websites that they (the other site/company) was in no way associated with my client and his/hers services/products. Wit...

Blocking unwanted visitors

Not to long ago some of my forms on evaria.com were abused (or at least somebody tried) to submit SPAM. In order to stop this I set up a simple rule in a few of my .htaccess files across the site. In...

Lightbox Media, Iframe and IE

When including anything but an image using the Lightbox Media (my Lightbox clone) you might have noticed that IE automatically adds a border around the content. I’ve tried numerous CSS modifica...

Google on the run

Google continues to acquire the most popular companies on the web. In the past they’ve got Blogger and YouTube and most recently the RSS management company Feedburner. Feedburner is in the clos...

Hacker, Dropout & CEO

When Mark Zuckerberg showed up in Palo Alto three years ago, he had no car, no house, and no job. Today, he’s at the helm of a smokin’-hot social-networking site, Facebook, and turning do...

Introducing Staff-FTP

There’s already a lot of great and FREE FTP clients available, but Staff-FTP stands out of from the crowd by including a few unique features like FXP status and Colours in FTP results. It also ...

Internet Helpdesk

Ever wondered why the support helpdesk (or any helpdesk for that matter) is taking bloody ages (every time)?! Well, after seeing this Stand-up show you’ll probably ask yourself if he’s re...

Weblog Usability

The Top Ten Design Mistakes Summary: Blogs are often too internally focused and ignore key usability issues, making it hard for new readers to understand the site and trust the author. To reach new r...

Web 2.0 ‘neglecting good design’

Hype about Web 2.0 is making web firms neglect the basics of good design, web usability guru Jakob Nielsen has said. He warned that the rush to make webpages more dynamic often meant users were badly...