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  • Add Site Screenshots for External Links Using MooTools Tooltips

    Before you send your user to an unknown external website, why not provide them a screenshot of the site via a tooltip so they may preview the upcoming page? Here's how you can do just that using MooTools. The MooTools JavaScript The first step is to grab...

  • Create Custom Events in MooTools 1.2

    Javascript has a number of native events like "mouseover," "mouseout", "click", and so on. What if you want to create your own events though? Creating events using MooTools is as easy as it gets. The MooTools JavaScript What's great about creating custom events in MooTools is...

  • Faces of Moo: Represent Your Framework!

    I just posted over on the MooTools blog about the Faces of Moo project. The MooTools team would like to announce Faces of Moo. Faces of Moo is where we post photos of you and fellow community members wearing your MooTools shirts, hats, and hoodies. What better...

  • Poll:  Browser-Specific CSS Styles

    The first time I remember seeing browser-specific CSS styles was when I went to a website and saw that the scrollbars were a different color than Windows' usual grey colors. I thought it was pretty cool -- not necessarily useful by definitely creative. Fast forward to...

  • JavaScript’s window.location

    Need current browser location information?  Keep in mind that the JavaScript's window.location object gives you all of that information about the window's current location. Javascript Window Properties for:http://davidwalsh.name:80/article.php?s=david+walsh+blog#myAnchor Javascript Redirect How can this be used? One example is doing a JavaScript redirect: Or you could use it to compare...

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  • Introducing MooTools ScrollSpy

    I've been excited to release this plugin for a long time. MooTools ScrollSpy is a unique but simple MooTools plugin that listens to page scrolling and fires events based on where the user has scrolled to in the page. Now you can fire specific...

  • Google and the Canonical Link Rel

    Google has introduced a link tag rel value of canonical which is used for defining the value of the page that Google should use. Why? Lets say you have an eCommerce site and one of the product URLs is: Imagine now that you can make...

  • Grab MooTools Merchandise!

    As I posted over on the MooTools blog, there's a variety of MooTools merchandise available now in the MooTools store. Items available include: T-Shirts Hoodies Messenger Bags Hats I've ordered my two shirts -- have you? Grab some MooTools merchandise and support your framework!...

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  • XAMPP Lite, Windows Vista, and php5apache2_2.dll

    I recently ran into a nightmare when needing to use my father's laptop for development.  My XAMMP Lite USB install, which worked perfectly on my Windows XP desktop, was giving the following error when trying to start Apache: After 20 minutes of frustration, I finally found the...

  • External Site Link Favorite Icons Using MooTools and CSS

    I recently came upon an interesting jQuery article about how you can retrieve all external links within a page, build the address of the site's favorite icon, and place the favorite icon along side the link. I've chosen a different approach which...