How to Set Up your Desk as a Programmer for Maximum Productivity
As a programmer, your desk is the portal to everything you do. Every line of code you write, CSS you minify or updates you push out is done right there. See how to set up your desk for maximum productivity.
Fixing mobile usability issues
to comply with Google- a
quick start guide
A site's mobile usability will now play an important role in
how well your site ranks on Google for mobile searches. In this
quick start guide we show you how to quickly address the key
mobile issues that result in a failing grade for Google, and
also, tips on taking your site a step further to become fully
Guide to SSI (server side includes)
An easy to follow guide on SSI and how to use
this feature to do handy tasks such as include the contents of
an external file, display the current server date or time, get
the user's IP address and more.
Introduction to "robots.txt"
Dictate what search engines such as Google and other crawlers
can -and cannot- crawl on your site, through a magical little
file called "robots.txt."
doctype to your webpage
See how to add a valid doctype to the
top of your page, the first step to ensuring a standards
Introduction to CGI and SSI
Concise, easy to follow
tutorial on CGI
installation, programming, and SSI (server side includes).
I’m sure you’ve heard people
mumbling about XHTML and how it combines HTML and XML to create the
"next generation" of HTML. This guest article provides a quick run down of what XHTML is, its
benefits, how it can be used, and what it looks like.
You've probably heard of the term
ASP.net thrown around on technology sites and news these days.
Now get an overview of just what ASP.net is with this
guide to .htaccess
.htaccess is a mysterious file on your server that
can do wonders for your site. Get the lowdown on .htaccess and how to use it
to customize your site's error pages, password protect directories, deny
user(s) by IP, and more!
Adding search to your
As your site grows in pages, so does the time required for
visitors to locate specific information on it. Learn about the various
options you have in implementing search on your site.
PHP vs CGI
Take this crash course on PHP, and see how it could be a smart alternative
to using CGI to add interactivity to your site.
Learning about Conditional SSI
Take SSI (Server Side Includes) to the next level, and learn how to apply
logic to this nifty server side feature!
Creating HTML image maps
Image maps continue to elude many webmasters in terms of their
implementation. Nebojsa Pajkic guest stars in this tutorial to show you how to create HTML
favorites icon to your site (Favicon)
Have you ever added a site to your favorites
menu in modern browsers such as IE and Firefox, and noticed that the
site's custom icon shows up alongside the site's title in the menu? See
how to add a Favicon to your site!
Conditional comments of IE
Learn about a revolutionary new feature in IE that allows you to
conditionally comment out certain portions of your page, so only the specified browser
interprets and renders them. It's traditional HTML comments with a brain!
design and promotion articles
|Creating tooltips using the
title attribute of HTML 4
By default, whenever you move your mouse over images with the alt attribute
specified, a small window of text- or tooltip- pops up. Now learn how to add this nifty
feature to other elements in your document as well.
Techniques for creating
You saw earlier in the month how to create an image slideshow. Now its the
How do I create a CGI based
Understanding the <button> tag of HTML 4.0
You probably already know how to redirect users to a different page using
redirect page using CGI...
In this tutorial, we will discuss how to use
the <button> tag of HTML 4.0 to create colorful form buttons that can be decorated
with both images and fancy text.
How do I add frames to my
Want to learn how to add frames to your pages? You got it!
Applying a border frame to the document using CSS
webmasters can apply a border to a html document, making the
document appear as if it's enclosed in a picture frame.
Techniques for eliminating a
document's default margins
Margins, margins, margins. Every HTML document online has one surrounding it. Learn
in our latest web building tutorial how to eliminate this default margin that plagues all
a document inside another using the <iframe> tag
This tutorial looks at using the <iframe> tag to
include an external page onto the current. It also discusses link
targeting, and removing the visible borders around an iframe.
Beginner's Guide to SSI (server side includes)
An easy to follow guide on SSI and how to use
this feature to do handy tasks such as include the contents of an
external file, display the current server date or time, get the
user's IP address and more.
Adding an interactive poll to
Polls are fast way to add
a lot of interactivity to a site with very little hassle. We've
compiled a list of great poll scripts and hosted poll services you
can use to add a poll to your site.
Adding a discussion forum to
In this tutorial, I'll show you the two possible ways to adding a forum to your
site, and wrap things up with a brief tour on the evolution of our very own forum-
The JK Help forum.
Retired but still kicking