Category Archives: Technical

Technical posts. Things related to code and development.

Speed up your website with a Content Delivery Network (CDN)

In basic english, a Content Delivery Network (CDN) is when other servers, besides those of your website, host some of your website’s content. More technically and specifically, a content delivery network (CDN) is a collection of web servers in multiple … Continue reading

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Multiple File Uploads with Jquery

If you search online there are over a dozen sites and blogs offering ways for developers to allow multiple file uploads on a site. I have tried the top 10 most offered solutions, and the best one I have found … Continue reading

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Installing a Service on a Windows Server

Web application developers will eventually at some point need to install a service on a server that is running their system.  It seems like something only an administrator can do, but it isn’t a difficult or lengthy task. To begin, … Continue reading

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Telerik MVC Controls Free

Telerik are the gold standard for non-native .net controls.  Their products usually come with a hefty pricetag to match their quality, but not always. Telerik has released free to the community their ASP.NET MVC extensions, include 16 controls such as … Continue reading

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Semantic HTML5 Across All Browsers (and without Javascript)

HTML5 and it’s new semantic elements give developers a much larger toolset to give meaning to your HTML.  As usual, IE6 almost ruins it for everybody 🙂  Fortunately, there is a way for the new semantic elements like section, article … Continue reading

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CSS 3 Helper Tools Websites

There are some great little sites that have brilliant tools to quickly and easily help you develop and enhance your CSS 3 stylesheets.  A list of those I know about right now are below. css3.mikeplate.com For interactive css 3 code … Continue reading

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Regular Expression – Prevent ALL CAPS words in Javascript

/\b[A-Z]{4,}\b/     This expression will detect whole words of at least 4 characters that are composed entirely of uppercase letters. /[A-Z]{4,}/    This expression will detect four consecutive uppercase letters used anywhere in a string.  I prefer to use this one for … Continue reading

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