Tony Lea

PHP Getting the filename and the extension from a string

Written on January 19, 2011

How to make your site redirect with and without the 'www'

Written on January 18, 2011

jQuery slideUp and slideDown

Written on December 15, 2010

jQuery 101 - The Basics

Written on December 13, 2010

Creating your first WordPress Plug-in

Written on November 5, 2010

Wordpress is great for writing posts, adding videos, and many other of your media blogging needs. Well, when you want to extend WordPress to be 'all it can be', you may want to start diving into creat...

Safari Overflow Hidden Problem

Written on October 22, 2010

There may be times when you need to hide the overflow (scrollbars) being visible on a page. You can specify to have all scrollbars hidden or the x and y scroll bars separately. When trying to hide the...

jQuery Javascript arrow Keycodes

Written on October 20, 2010

When using Javascript and building a web interface, there may come a time when you want to be able to detect when the arrow keys are being pressed. This cannot be done using the standard jQuery .keypr...

Codeigniter instance inside a custom library or helper

Written on October 20, 2010

When first creating your own custom helpers or libraries inside of codeigniter you may find yourself not able to use some of the core libraries and helpers provided by codeigniter. For instance, lets ...

When to use a helper and when to use a library

Written on October 19, 2010

Using Codeigniter there are two main types of references you can use in conjunction with the codeigniter framework. These two include 'libraries' and 'helpers'. A library is a specific object that can...

CodeIgniter last inserted ID

Written on September 26, 2010

At times when you insert a new row into a database you may need to capture that last unique ID that has just been added to the database. Well, lucky for you.... getting the last database inserted ID u...