Should I Use an Adblocker Detector?

This is a question that I recently asked myself, should I Use an Adblocker detector? Should I try and find a way to around the software to place adverts on my sites that wouldn't be blocked.I wanted to use this article to walk you through what I found, and »

Autopilot Website Traffic with SumoMe

No matter how amazing your content is getting autopilot website traffic can be a real challenge. Common techniques that worked well in the fast like SEO have become more complex and longer strategies. In this article I want to introduce you to the all in one solution that I've recently »

JavaScript Copy and Cut Text from HTML Inputs

While a lot of clipboard events require more complex functionality, and in some cases flash. JavaScript copy and cut functionality can be added to text inputs using document.execCommand(event). This is a widely supported solution. In effect, what it's actually doing is the same action as highlighting the content »

Get Original Image Dimensions with JavaScript

Working with images is typically simple in HTML, all you need is the image tag. Getting the original image dimensions is something that can be more confusing. For example, if you've scaled an image using CSS percentages, or you're loading an picture on to the HTML5 Canvas. Using something like »

WordPress SEO Plugins | My Top 3 Picks

I've run WordPress sites for years, and search engine optimization has always been one of the biggest concerns. Luckily there are WordPress SEO plugins to make the process simpler, and to help you make the most out of your sites potential. Even though I've now moved over to Ghost, I »

How EM Font Sizing Works - Step by Step Explanation

The EM value is used for a lot of things. Sometimes padding or margin, but probably most commonly for EM font sizing. At first it seems like a strange random value. Especially when you start noticing that it's not fixed like pixels. This article is going explain how it works. »

jQuery File Upload using the FileReader API

JavaScript / jQuery file upload functionality is something that was made possible as part of the HTML5 specification. It provide a relatively simple method of uploading and reading file content without the need for Ajax and PHP. Instead it makes use of the FileReader API. The FileReader API might only be »

jQuery UI Datepicker and Timepicker

The jQuery UI datepicker can be a really useful addition to a user interface, but it's missing one thing, a timepicker. By default there's no obvious solution, but there is a third party plugin which can be used. jQuery Timepicker Addon is a free, MIT licensed solution created by Trent »

The Artwork Of JavaScript

JavaScript is an essential tool for web design and development. What it's not as well known for is creating artwork, but that's exactly what it can be used for. In this article I'm going to through 3 different resources out there that generate abstract / geometric artwork almost instantly and at »