html5placeholder

HTML5 Placeholder jQuery Fix

November 20, 2011

I was working with placeholder text for the input fields on a recent project and I needed to make sure that the text would appear in all browsers. I had…

vote

A Better Voting System for WordPress

October 24, 2011

I published a tutorial quite a while back called Simple Voting for WordPress with PHP and jQuery. It was not without its problems, and recently I needed to improve on…

author_sml

An Even Better Author List in WordPress

September 30, 2011

I already wrote about this a while back in “How to Display an Author List with Avatars in WordPress” but I recently realized that it needed updating. There’s a better…

fadesml

A Simple Fade with CSS3

September 7, 2011

There was a time when the only way to fade an element or image was by using JavaScript/jQuery (see Creating a Mouseover Fade Effect with jQuery). With CSS3, you can…

colorboxes_sml

Convert Hex Color to RGB using PHP

August 24, 2011

Converting certain values back and forth is often necessary when developing functions to help your website work the way you want it to. I needed a function that would convert…