Web development to me is about problem solving. Almost every day, we as web developers overcome various challenges - code logic, site layout, and user interaction to name a few. Like many professions, the life of a developer is about constantly learning. Our tools include a wealth of resources, that reflect the strength of our community. I've made it my goal to help shape these tools, and provide insight into the daily life of a web developer. Enjoy the content!
It is possible using some pretty simple jQuery, to have some button elements in a form submit via ajax, and others to submit like you normally would (like a save and conti... read more
I recently employed a couple of very easy optimization tricks for a rails application - a more efficient way of querying the database avoiding the dreaded N+1 query pro... read more
There are plenty of plugins and libraries out there that can achieve a progress bar, but as a personal rule of thumb, if the task is not overly complicated, I will come... read more
I was working on a project recently where we had decided to deploy using heroku. It wasnt until a little further into the project that I re... read more