Archive for the 'Golden Oldie' Category

Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Creating a Calendar Pop-up

There have been a number of variations to my calendar script over the years since I first created it as a calendar popup. While much of the actual code in the script has been altered several times in order to make it far more flexible than it was originally, it can still be used for […]

Saturday, October 8th, 2016

Assigning an Absolute Screen Position Independent of Screen Resolution

The one time that your visitor’s screen resolution is relevant is when you are opening a new window. When you specify the size and position for the new window you need to make sure that it fits on the screen in the place you want. This early JavaScript tutorial was one of the first that […]

Friday, October 7th, 2016

Forum LinksandSEO

Most forums have the outgoing links that you can add flagged as nofollow so that the search engines will ignore them. From a practical viewpoint this has no impact whatsoever on the value of those links since it is the relevance of the link that determines its value. Forum Links and SEO

Thursday, October 6th, 2016

New Input TagAttributesin HTML 5

Another article dealing with recent additions to HTML. Here we look at the new attributes that are available for use with forms that make forms more interactive with less reliance on JavaScript. New Input Tag Attributes in HTML 5

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

Random Ad Display

The PHP required to select multiple ads to display on the same web page without displaying any one ad more than once is really simple when you know how. This page shows you just how simple it is to set up a Random Ad Display.

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Displaying “Random” Text or Images

Where you don’t have access to use server side processing to place random content into your web page you can use JavaScript to do it for you. Displaying “Random” Text or Images

Sunday, October 2nd, 2016

WP Plugin Review -CustomContact Forms

Yet another WordPress plugin review. This one looked promising to start with and I actually had it active for a new WordPress site when the site went live. WP Plugin Review – Custom Contact Forms

Saturday, October 1st, 2016

WP Plugin Review – InsertPHP

The reviews I read in advance of installing this plugin were mixed. Some people got it to work while others had so many problems it was unusable. In my case I thought out in advance just what I wanted to do and was able to use the plugin without any problems at all. You just […]

Friday, September 30th, 2016

Simple Custom CSS

The exact opposite of the plugin I covered yesterday, this one performed exactly as expected first try. Simple Custom CSS

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

WP Ultimate CSVImporter

Here we look at my experience with this plugin in trying to load a couple of hundred posts from a simple blogging system I built about 18 years ago. WP Ultimate CSV Importer

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

Adding WordPress PoststoAnother Site

When you have a WordPress site and another site sharing the same hosting account you can easily display insert posts into the other site by simply calling a few WordPress functions. Adding WordPress Posts to Another Site

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Setting up WordPressMultiSite

All of the multisite setup instructions I could find assumed that either you were only going to use sub-domains or they assumed you were installing as the main domain and would allow others to create sites using different domains. One option not covered by the instructions is how to set up not as the main […]