Archive for November, 2012

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Professional JavaScript for Web Developers

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Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Getting Listed

There is all sorts of information and misinformation on the web as to how to best get your web pages listed with high rankings in the search engines. Most of this goes by the mysterious name of SEO (which is simply an abbreviation for Search Engine Optimisation). Optimising for the search engines though isn’t all […]

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

JavaScript: The Definitive Guide: Activate Your Web Pages (Definitive Guides)

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Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

JavaScript & jQuery: The Missing Manual

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Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Downloading Windows Updates

The regular windows update option downloads and installs updates to your system but doesn’t actually save the updates on your computer. If you ever need to reinstall the operating system then all the updates will need to be downloaded and installed all over again. To avoid having to download the updates more than once we […]

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Limiting Selections

A new unobtrusive version of my script that allows for more than one entry in a group to be selected without allowing all of them to be selected. Limiting Selections

Friday, November 16th, 2012

Moving the Mail Folder

It is essential that you back up ALL your own data from your computer on a regular basis if you want to minimise what you end up losing when your computer eventually crashes (which will happen one day). You can recover the operating system and your applications from the original CDs (or download again if […]

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

Display Author Time

One of the first scripts I ever wrote in JavaScript was to display my local time on the web page. Every so often I have revisited the script – in the early days to make use of more JavaScript commands that I had learnt and more recently to make it less obtrusive. The latest version […]

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Counting with Buttons

You don’t have to wait for HTML 5 to become a standard and for the new number spinner element it proposes to provide in order to be able to add a number spinner to your web page. This unobtrusive script will replace a regular text input field with a JavaScript generated equivalent. Counting with Buttons

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Updated Pages

I seem to be producing lots of JavaScript pages lately as many of the scripts I have written over the years are becoming somewhat dated in their approach and there are much better ways now available to achieve the same result. Many of these are being added here as new pages since the prior version […]