Words and code from my journey thorugh the web
Retrieving a list of latest favourite tweets for any user using PHP authentication for Twitter API 1.1. Includes step by step and source code.
Get favourite tweets »
A tutorial showing how to set up a set of expandable/collapsible panels (or an accordion effect) using jQuery, HTML and CSS. Includes demo and code.
Expandable panels with jQuery, CSS & HTML »
A simple guide showing how to activate the Backup Manager within Plesk and how to schedule regular backups.
Activate & Schedule Backups with Plesk Backup Manager »
Making a simple, cross-domain JSON request or AJAX call to a script on another server can be a bit tricky. This guide gives a simple solution that works in all browsers with code and examples
Making a cross-domain-AJAX-call »
This tutorial explains how to position a child div inside a parent container div using examples, demos and source code and discusses the importance of using CSS properties for position:absolute and position:relative.
Position child div inside parent »
Common performance issues with a WordPress blog can often be caused by database bloat and unoptimised database tables. This guide can help sites with page speed issues
Fix WordPress performance issues »
How to quickly improve the Page Speed score of your WordPress website or blog with step by step instructions to set-up a caching plugin and .htaccess modification
Improve WordPress Page Speed »
An overview of the main options available to users now the Twitter have depreciated their old API. Includes information on how to create a custom twitter feed using 1.1 and embedded timelines.
How to get a twitter feed working with API 1.1 »
A PHP function that will highlight all matched keywords in a text string, whilst maintaining correct capitalisation. Examples given and code explained
Highlight keyword in PHP string »