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Display YouTube Videos Using JSON and jQuery

Jun 13, 2011

Let’s say you want to display multiple YouTube videos from the same user, without going server side. This solution, using JSON and jQuery, is for you.

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SQL to Pull Latest WordPress Post, Excluding a Category

Jun 06, 2011

So, what do you do if you installed WordPress within another web application / CMS and need to display a post? Custom SQL to the rescue!

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Set Environment Variables in .htaccess

May 30, 2011

Chances are high that your web app needs to run differently based on its environment (local, staging, production) or other factors. The most common method is to add logic into one of the parent controllers or config files of the app and call it a day. I’d like to offer an alternative method.

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Elegant Method to Display a Page Element Using jQuery

May 22, 2011

If you’re familiar with document object model (DOM) manipulation, you know how difficult it can be to hide the loading and movement of objects. Here’s a quick and easy approach.

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The Ten Commandments of Egoless Programming

May 02, 2011

An old post by Jeff Atwood over at Coding Horror summarizing up an even older writing, these commandments lay it all out for us programmers.

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