Today, I’m going to show you something interesting with jQuery. Yesterday I was thinking something to post something programming related stuff in blog after long time and I came across a website, whose menu impressed me a lot. But checking it in a while, I found it it was built using mootools. Since it was in mootools, I thought of replicating it in jQuery. I have two example of similar menu, first using jQuery core and CSS and another uses jQuery easing plugin to give bounce effect to the same menu.And I’ve added one more example which I though would be nice menu to show you guys.
From last day, We were having problem with a project which was shut down in the middle due to heavy traffic. As a technical manager, I was the person who to take charge over the project bring it down to the track. After doing few benchmark test, I came to know that the MySql access from a PHP file was creating the overhead to the CPU of the server.
Few times back, sNare asked me how do display wordpress like overlay box where you can pass the variables when you click on the link and manipulate simultaneous actions in the overlay until user choose to close it. Today, I’ve come up with the solution of this with model upload overlay box using thickbox, a jquery plugin. I’ve used the Iframe content of thickbox while displaying the box as modal box.
Sorry friends on the way of move to new home I’ve been lost from the blog as I didn’t have internet connection for few last weeks. Now, I’m back and I try to be regular as much as I can. Inspired from the new feature of wordpress 2.6.x which displays word count of each post, I’ve developed jQuery plugin to display word-count of Textarea. Please note that it is word count plugin not character counter.
In a jQuery tutorial, I’ve shown how to display different color in alternate row of table using jQuery. This time I’ve come up with advanced version of same tutorial where you can add different color in alternate row of table whereas you can display a different color when mouse moves over each row of table furthermore you can assign a different color to table row when mouse is clicked in the table row.
Today, I would like to tell you how to handle character set problem which occurs during the data fetched from PHP using Ajax mainly on the western characters(European charset).Lots of people asked me about this problem where these European charset is displayed in unreadable format after fetching it from ajax.
Yesterday Tarquin macey asked me how can we change the value of the textbox based using Ajax and PHP based on the changing value of the dropdown list.Today, I’ve come up with a solution from him.In this post, you’ll see how to get the currency code of a country from PHP using Ajax and this currency code will replace the value of textbox each time the dropdown list changes.
In this post, I’ll show you how can you download the multiples files in a zip archive using PHP. I’ve made a function in PHP where you’ve to pass the parameters the array of files to be zipped, the second parameter is file name as which zip archive file has to be downloaded and finally the path of files where files to be zipped are located.(assuming that they are all in same folder)
You’ll be in a great confusion if you have to buy the service from a new web hosting provider. There are many web hosting providers in the market and you’ve to choose the best among them so that you’ll not be suffered by choosing it. Most of the customers suffers from bad web hosting companies due to their unreliability and lacking of sustainability in the high volume of traffic.So, I always suggest you to compare the features of web hosting providers before buying it.
Yesterday, Jacob mailed me and asked me how can I show different text or link in the status bar of browsers like Firefox or safari when mouse is over the link.He found the technique which only worked for IE but not for other browser but I’ve come up with a technique which works for all browser. This kind of technique is quite useful if you want to hide the actual link in status bar of browsers and show the different URL instead of actual one.
Last time, I’ve made the top floating message box using jquery. And a lot of people has asked me how can I preserve the state of that message box so that when it is closed.It won’t be open to for some time interval. Today, I’ve come with state preserved bottom hanging message box. When you close the message box, it’s state is preserved in cookie created using JavScript so that this message box won’t show up for certain hours.
Yesterday, miaki asked me how can we get the country name from the IP address in PHP. Today, I’ve come up with the answer of this question. I’ve used the API from hostip.info to fetch the country name , city name and country code from the given IP address. I’ve mad this function in PHP which uses XML response from hostip.info and extracted country name, city name and country code using regular expression.
Today, I was going through the Technorati API to find the rank of the blog using PHP. Those who doesn’t know about Technorati, Technorati is known as the authority for tracking, indexing and ranking the blog sytems. When I went through the Technorati Api, I found that it is not that hard to get the ranking of a blog which is indexed in Technorati.You need to get the developer API key from Technorati and use their Web Services to get the ranking of a blog.
I never knew that Google search can be used as calculator, currency converter or height and weight unit converter. Today I’ve discovered few Google search technique and I would like to share those technique with you. Look at the few useful search technique and you’ll get the answer “Why Google is the superior search engine?”.
How are you controlling the case of the characters in your project. Talking about me, I was using ucwords() function of PHP to control the case of the characters when required. Today, I come to know two new property of CSS which controls the output of the case of the characters of the words.