Code

This category encompasses a variety of code snippets and techniques in the various programming and scripting languages I use.

The Major HTML5 Structure Tags

The Major HTML5 Structure Tags

One of the defining elements of HTML5 was the further evolution and creation of tags/containers as information structuring elements. Although some form of these have been with us for years in one form or another, the growing need was pushed off into the generic DIVs with a class/id added to distinguish it. With HTML5 proper,(…)

Keyboard Tips in Sublime Text

Keyboard Tips in Sublime Text

I have a firm belief, which I’m sure I share with many other writers and coders, regarding text creation/editing. Since the primary goal is to create, edit and modify text, the more often you have to take your hands off the keyboard, the less efficient you are. Since Sublime Text is my favorite code/text editor,(…)

Best Practices JavaScript Coding

Best Practices JavaScript Coding

One of the strengths and unfortunate weaknesses of JavaScript is its easy, almost casual structure and rules when compared to some more formally structured languages.  This makes it very welcoming to newcomers to programming but it also makes developing bad habits very easy.  I know I’m personally guilty of several of these, whether out of(…)