Thoughts, tutorials, tips and tricks for web and mobile development

Using FireBug to show passwords

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Have you ever wanted to access a web site using a secondary device like a phone or laptop but cannot remember the password, even though its stored in your FireFox profile on your desktop. Normally you would need to go back to the desktop and access a list saved sites in your Firefox preferences

Include JavaScript files on certain WordPress pages

If you need to include javascript on certain WordPress pages then add the following logic in the header.php
Here I am registering and queuing up the wordCounter JavaScript file if the current page title is ‘wordCounter jQuery Plugin’.

CSS Hacks are not ok

In response to the article David Walsh wrote GET OVER IT! 6 Things Web Developers Need to Get Over I have to disagree on point 2 (Get Over It CSS Hacks are OK!).

Dell Mini 910

eBay has always been my favored on-line bargain bin for anything gadgetry. The most recent eBay steal is a Dell Mini 910 Netbook.

And for my next trick

So I made the decision the other year to draw a line under graphics design and animation. It wasn’t an easy thing for me to do. Most of my best grades at university were in 3D animation and Flash development. The reason for my change of tact is simple, I fell in love with programming […]