Archive for August, 2014

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Select and Union

The UNION command can be used in mySQL when you need to take the results of multiple queries and combine them together. Select and Union

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

JavaScript Programming: Learn How To Program In JavaScript Today! (Beginner Programming, Web Development, HTML5, Learn Programming)

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Saturday, August 30th, 2014

Web Page Width

A common question I see asked by web newbies is what screen resolution that they should design their web pages for. You can tell that they are newbies because anyone with any experience of the web knows that screen resolution is irrelevant and that it is the area in the browser that the page displays […]

Friday, August 29th, 2014

Scheduling Jobs

Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista/7 allows you to schedule programs so that provided that the computer is actually on at the time you can have it run particular programs so that the tasks that those programs perform are handled at the time that you want them to be processed. For resource intensive housekeeping tasks having them performed in […]

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

JavaScript: Visual QuickStart Guide (9th Edition) (Visual Quickstart Guides)

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Thursday, August 28th, 2014

htmlentities andhtmlspecialchars

These two PHP functions are very similar in what they do. They are also ones that many PHP newbies misuse by running them earlier in their processing than is appropriate. These functions are ones you want to run last when creating HTML. htmlentities and htmlspecialchars

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

Sanitising Data

PHP now has a filtering option as a part of the language. Two of the things that the filter can do is to validate common data types or alternatively to sanitise the data. Sanitising data allows you to strip out totally invalid characters from a field without validating it. Sanitising Data

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

JavaScript Functions and Scope explained

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Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

noscript is Obsolete

Netscape 4 was the last browser to actually need the noscript tag to be able to control what displayed in the web page depending on whether JavaScript is enabled or not. More modern browsers support CSS and so simply by adding a few classes to your content you can use one line of JavaScript that […]

Monday, August 25th, 2014

HTML Validation

With HTML 4 and XHTML 1.0 validating your (X)HTML is relatively simple as you can use the SGML doctype to identify what version of the standard to validate against. With (X)HTML 5 it will not be so easy to do this as the new versions do not have an SGML doctype.

Sunday, August 24th, 2014

Dynamic Watermarking

This PHP script allows you to upload all of your images to your web site without any visible watermarks and have the images display on the site with a visible watermark in each image. The one disadvantage of using this particular version of the script is that it has to run each time that the […]

Sunday, August 24th, 2014

Speaking JavaScript

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