April 16, 2015 by Daniel P. Clark

Undefining a CSS attribute (and rant)

Stack Overflow Conduct One downside to Stack Overflow is the abuse of power the higher ranking users exercise when they misunderstand the question posed.  Many are too quick to jump the gun on voting out or down questions rather than simply asking for clarification before action is taken.  S.O. has guidelines for people to do…

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January 14, 2015 by Daniel P. Clark

Email Composer/Editor Template for WebDevs

I went searching online for a HTML template of an email composer and didn’t find any.  I’m very disappointed in the interwebs for not being so forth coming.  There are many sites and services that allow you to write email.  Heck even Rails has ActionMailer which can handle sending mails.  But why not have a…

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January 8, 2015 by Daniel P. Clark

JavaScript is easy with jQuery

If I had only known how easy it would be to pick up JavaScript with jQuery I would have learned it a long time ago.  But I had allowed a glimpse of obscure looking JavaScript to deter me in the same way Java kept me from learning programming for years. When I first wanted to…

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