Posts Tagged ‘JavaScript’

Font Replacement Techniques

Many people are frustrated when fonts do not display properly. Luckily, there are multiple solutions out there to choose from. We’ll be looking at using basic image replacement, SiFR and Cufon to solve the issue.

Javascript libraries and a prototype introduction

Open source and online code collaboration has really create so many great libraries on the net, some of the most useful for any web designer is the variety of JavaScript libraries.

Javascript memory leaks

Although Javascript is a scripting language, a type of programming language where little details like memory management are generally taken care of for you, it still suffers from some memory leak issues.

.htaccess: Tips and Tricks

When configuring a web server for different applications, the use of .htaccess files can help with specific functionality which could otherwise be quite a pain.

PHPUnit

PHPUnit is a unit testing framework written in and for PHP. It is extremely easy to run and re-run all your tests the moment you or a co-worker have finished implementing a new feature, and this can be done in the background while you work on another feature or project.

SWFObject

SWFObject greatly simplifies the process of embedding Flash content into websites by providing a simple function that handles all the necessary parameters, content activation code and even comes with its own code generator.

jQuery: JavaScript made easy

jQuery is a JavaScript library that is very well documented and works with most major browsers.

Cross-site Scripting (XSS)

Cross-site scripting (XSS) is a type of vulnerability which was possible for a long time but grew exponentially from new technology formed from JavaScript and XML, AJAX.