Tag Archives: JavaScript

A Brief History of JavaScript

1995 – Brendan Eich reads up on every mistake ever made in designing a programming language, invents a few more, and creates LiveScript. Later, in an effort to cash in on the popularity of Java the language is renamed JavaScript. … Continue reading

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JavaScript Pull-Quotes 2.0

The pull-quotes plugin has undergone some major rewriting in recent weeks. I released much of that as version 1.7 a few days ago. Over the weekend I added a few features, revamped the Settings interface for WordPress 2.5, gave it … Continue reading

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JavaScript Pull-Quotes plugin — bugfix version

Several users of my JavaScript Pull-Quotes plugin for WordPress have been having strange issues recently — header errors when publishing posts, for example. There have been a number of reports, but I have been unable to reproduce any of these … Continue reading

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JavaScript Pull-Quotes 1.6.6

A new version of the JavaScript Pull-Quotes plugin for WordPress is up. A user requested that i allow for an option to turn off the CSS links, so he could reduce HTTP requests by manually putting the CSS in his … Continue reading

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CSS in Perspective

Someone has figured out a 3-D perspective dungeon using nothing but JavaScript and Cascading Style Sheets. Continue reading

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Duplicating a Clone

The author has duplicated in JavaScript the cloneNode method of the node object, so that he can, in effect, custom-modify cloneNode. Continue reading

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Pull-Quote Triple Play

Wherein the author discovers that parallel conceptualization and an impromptu triple-partnership can lead to good things. Also, a nice addition to an interesting new bit of Javascript is offered for download. Continue reading

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