Category Archives: JavaScript

JavaScript Date Object

Javascript: Things you should know Note: This is part IV of a "Javascript: Things you should know" series. I assume readers have an understanding of the core language. This section goes over the creation of date objects. Most resources go … Continue reading

Posted in JavaScript, PHP, Web Development | 3 Comments

Javascript Objects

Javascript: Things you should know Note: This is part III of a "Javascript: Things you should know" series. I assume readers have an understanding of the core language. This section goes over objects at a very basic level. Most books … Continue reading

Posted in JavaScript, Web Development | Leave a comment

Javascript Switch Statement Quirks

Javascript: Things you should know Note: This is part II of a "Javascript: Things you should know" series. I assume readers have an understanding of the core language. I try to cover quirks that are important, often lead to logic … Continue reading

Posted in JavaScript, Web Development | 2 Comments

Browser Detection versus Object Detection

Javascript: Things you should know Use object detection instead of browser detection Note: This is part I of a "Javascript: Things you should know" series. I assume readers have an understanding of the core language. I try to cover quirks … Continue reading

Posted in Browsers, JavaScript, Web Development | 2 Comments

Firebug Tutorial: Introduction to Firebug

A Firebug Tutorial This is an overview of the plugin, not a detailed explanation of all of it’s amazing features. This should be enough to get you started. Installing Firebug Opening and Closing Firebug Firebug Window Overview Edit your document … Continue reading

Posted in Accessibility, Browsers, Character Entities, firebug, JavaScript, Web Development | 40 Comments

Beginning AJAX using the YUI Library

This is a real into level tutorial. The target audience for this entry is people who find http://developer.yahoo.com/ a bit overwhelming. If you think it’s a cinch, this will be below your level. If you want a more detailed intro … Continue reading

Posted in AJAX, JavaScript, Web Development | 16 Comments

Including Javascript in XHTML: external, DOM created, CDATA & comments

Including Valid External Javascript in XHTML Including external Javascript by using the DOM Including external JS via a javascript writeln(); Including Valid Inline Javascript in XHTML – CDATA & comments Include valid Javascript eventhandlers in your XHTML Including Valid External … Continue reading

Posted in Best Practices, JavaScript, Web Development | 2 Comments