Tony Lea

Getting to know your MediaTemple (dv) server

Written on February 16, 2012

Impress JS - Truly Impressive Javascript

Written on February 14, 2012

Coda - The ultimate web development tool

Written on February 6, 2012

Why's Poignant Guide to Ruby

Written on February 2, 2012

Wordpress Multi-site from Sub-domain to Sub-directory

Written on November 10, 2011

As many of you may know since Wordpress 3.0+ it is pretty easy to turn your single wordpress site into a multi-user or multi-wordpress site. If you are unsure of how to change from a single site to a ...

Creating a simple PHP login without a database

Written on November 9, 2011

So, what if you want to create a simple PHP script without having to create a new database for a simple admin log-in to gain access to a certain page. Well, in this post I will run you through a 1 pag...

Creating a Jquery Exit Popup

Written on November 7, 2011

Isn't it super annoying when you visit a website and upon closing the page a Javascript alert Pops up and asks you if you really want to leave or stay on the site. Instead a less annoying way of doing...

jQuery Horizontal Scrollbars

Written on June 24, 2011

We all know that horizontal scrollbars are hideous. So, wouldn't it be nice if we had a simple way to represent horizontal overflow? Well, thanks to a few javascript functions and some dinking around,...

Expand your short URL's

Written on June 16, 2011

When working on a project I found that I needed a simple solution that would allow me to expand or unshorten a short URL. I'm sure you know what short URL's look like: http://bit.ly/mwyBzI Anyway, th...

PHP Detect if non-english

Written on June 10, 2011

If there ever comes a time when you wish to detect whether a string has english characters or not... There is a very simple way of representing this in PHP. Here is a PHP function which will return t...