Online Image to HTML Converter

Most web pages are made up of HTML files linked to separate image files. Here’s a way to embed an image directly into an HTML file. A table is created which is filled with large numbers of 1...

jQuery 1.1.3: 8x Faster, still 20KB

After many months of testing, developing, and more testing, we have a very solid release available for download. It comes with roughly 80+ fixed bugs and a handful of enhancements for good measure. R...

Update PHP5 in 30 seconds

Just a few hours ago I updated PHP from version 5.2.2 -> 5.2.3. Excluding the time it takes to download and unpack the latest build it took me less than half a minute to complete the update. Note!...

Programming essentials

There are a ton of free cheat sheets, quick references, and downloadable resources for programming languages and related technologies on-line. The following post about Essential HTML, CSS, Javascript...

Grabbing remote content

While I was putting together some code in order to grab today’s comic from various websites I experimented with several different functions to find the most efficient solution. In the end I end...

Six great coding tips

As a developer, time is your most valuable resource. These six tips on how to write more comprehensible and maintainable code are guaranteed to save you time and frustration: one minute spent writing...

Introducing the Comic Strip Add-on

A couple of months ago I created a simple PHP script to show the “Help Desk” comic on the sidebar. This time I’ve rewritten the code in order to show more comics (only today’s...

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...