Sleek and Smooth animated menu using jQuery

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.

jQuery plugin: word-counter for textarea

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.

Table row manipulation using jQuery JavaScript

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.

Changing textbox value from dropdown list using Ajax and PHP

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.

How to display pop-up message on mouse clicked position using jQuery

Yesterday, my friend Sujit asked me how can we get the mouse clicked position and display the pop-up message in that mouse clicked position using jQuery.Today, I’ve come up with the tutorial for the solution of this problem. In this tutorial, you’ll see how to display the pop-up message in mouse clicked position using jQuery. When you click the mouse in any position of document, the pop-up message gets displayed with the mouse position around the middle part of the pop-up message.

State preserved bottom hanging message box using jQuery

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.

Top Floating message box using jQuery

Last time, I’ve shown you how to create a alert box using jQuery. This time, I’ve come up with another tutorial to show you how to display floating message box in the top of  the browser using jQuery. The message box always get displayed at the top of the browser although you move across the document with help of scroll bar. Now, let’s kick out this tutorial for creating floating message box using jQuery.

Flashing Alert Message Box using JQuery

As you can see in the poll running on this blog, jQuery is leading among the other JavaScript framework by a good margin. And, this blogger is also a great fan of jQuery.This time, I’ve come up with another tutorial of jquery. In this post I’ll show you how to make sliding and flashing alert box in top left corner of the browser using jQuery. This alert box gets displayed with animation when the page is loaded for the first time.

Default arguments in the functions of PHP

If you are unaware of default argument in function then you should know that you candefine the function with default arguments in PHP as you can do it C and C++. Providing default arguments in the function can be very useful when you’ve to extend the the functionality of the previously written functions.

8 useful server variables available in PHP

You guys must have know about server variables in PHP. Server Variables are those variables which are inside the super global array named $_SERVER available in PHP. There are many server variables in PHP and some of them are very useful for fore developing PHP projects. I’m going to post here some of the very useful server variables available in PHP development.

Date format validation in PHP

Today Sushil asked me how can we validate the date which is entered from textbox in “YYYY-MM-DD” format. Well, we can validate the format of the date using regular expression but how to validate weather that date is valid date or not, such as “2007-02-29″ is the correct format of the date but it’s not the valid date.