Switch From Windows To Ubuntu

I have recently just made the switch to be fully linux, well 80% linux and I have installed Ubuntu 11.04 on my workstation. I have decided to install this as a dual boot with my existing Windows 7 OS...

Validate Date Of Birth And Set Age Limit In jQuery

Using jQuery you are able to easily work out the age of a person by the date of birth. If you can work out the age you can add a age limit to stop under aged visitors from continuing into the link. T...

How To Disable Self Trackbacks

In Wordpress when another blog links to a post it perform a trackback or a pingback this is to let the author know that another blog as linked to their content. This is a very useful feature of Wordp...

Force non-www With htaccess

In a earlier article I mentioned how to add the www. to your domain if users come through to your domain without it. Now I will explain how you can do the opposite and remove the www. from your domai...

How To List All Authors On Your Wordpress Blog

On some blogs it is important to post on a regular basis, but this can be difficult unless blogging is your full time job. For a single person to regular post awesome blog posts everyday can take up s...

How To Create Fixed Position Share Box

Do you want your social media buttons to always be on the screen for your visitors to click on? If yes then you want to have a fixed position share box on your website. This allows your social media...

How To Create A CSS Image Float On Hover

With the release of CSS3 you can now use CSS to make animations on your html elements. This shows an example of how you will get images to hover when the mouse hovers over them just by using CSS. It u...

PHP Calculate Age from Date of Birth

Sometimes you have a persons date of birth and you want to know age of the person. With the below snippet you can send it a date and it will return the age as of today's date. It will first take the...

How To Create A Pure CSS Glow Text On Hover

CSS has a good trick which allows you to change the style of an element when the visitors mouse moves over the element. To change the style of an element on mouse over you need to use the pseudo :hove...

List Of Websites To Submit Web Development Articles

For my new sites the hardest thing to do is to get the first bit of traffic that will get the ball rolling. Once the word is out there you will be able to get more and more organic visitors each day,...

How To Separate Post Excerpts In Boxes

In my current Wordpress theme I display the most recent posts on the index page. I don't display all of the post as I think it will be a bit too much on the first page of the site, so I decided to jus...

Effective Use of Social Bookmarking On Your Blog

In this article I am going to be telling you what I have learnt about the use of social bookmarking on blogs. If you ever read anything about getting traffic to blogs you will be told...

Cross Domain AJAX Requests

## Introduction Now on the web AJAX calls are becoming more and more common, they can be very useful to create a better user experience on your web applications. But on most modern browsers they will...

How To Create Different Shapes In CSS

While I was crawling around the internet I found this useful post from the land of the web about using CSS3 to create some simple shapes. You can see the cheat sheet here. I started using this cheat...

Kill Your Wordpress Site While Doing Maintenance

When you make changes to your site such as a theme change you need to close down your site so you can make the change without your visitors seeing any bugs or problems you are facing. In this article...