Archive for September, 2015

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Display Controls

On the fourteenth reference page on CSS2.1 I cover just one setting but a very important one – display. This is the one that determines how each element in your page will be displayed and therefore can have a dramatic effect on the overall appearance of the page. Display Controls

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

PHP and MySQL Programming for Beginners: A Step by Step Course From Zero to Professional (Programming is Easy Book 5)

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Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Running ApacheonWindows 10

Unlike earlier versions of Windows where you need to activate a web server yourself (either the built in IIS or one you download), Windows 10 activates IIS by default. This means if you want to use a different web server such as Apache that you have to first turn off IIS or port 80 will […]

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Populate Arrays

Imagine you need an array of all the numbers 0 through 9999 or an array of 5000 entries all set to zero or even the letters of the alphabet repeated 100 times over. Well with these few simple array methods added to your code you can create all of these and more with a simple […]

Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Superscripts andSubscripts

Chemical formulae use subscripts eg H2O. Mathematical formulae use superscripts eg X2. and many other types of writing also use them for a variety of purposes and so it is convenient that XHTML has elements to handle them (but then given that HTML originated in Unuversities where formulae of various types are common you’d expect […]

Sunday, September 27th, 2015

PHP and MySQL Web Development: A Beginner’s Guide

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Saturday, September 26th, 2015

Definition Lists

The least used type of list that (X)HTML supports is the definition list. A definition list has two different types of list entry. Definition Lists

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Styles Continued

As well as providing “hooks” in our XHTML to apply the styles to, we also need a way of identifying what styles to apply. Styles Continued

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Php: MYSQL in Two Hours: The beginners Choice

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Thursday, September 24th, 2015


What part of XHTML is it that you use to determine how your page looks? Well the actual code to define the appearance belongs in the CSS rather than the XHTML but there are some things that you might add to your XHTML to simplify your CSS. Styles

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015


This version of my concentration/memory game script works with images (unlike the prior version that simply generated the effects using CSS). The script can be used in two ways. If you supply one set of images then the game will use two copies of each that need to be matched – as expected. If you […]

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015


Turning off error reporting on live web pages prevents your visitors from getting cryptic error messages that also allows those looking for a way to breach your security a bit more information about how your site is constructed. Unless they were to send you the messages you wouldn’t get to see them on their screen […]