CSS3 Content Property
The CSS3 content property is extremely valuable for inserting content into the ::before and ::after pseudo elements.
Bootstrap Cover Photo Sizing
In this post I will show how to create appropriately sized cover photos when using Bootstrap 3.
Bootstrap via RequireJS
I have been learning and using RequireJS for the past couple of weeks, and I have to say, I love it.
Web font in IIS: ERR_CONNECTION_RESET
If you are using a web font, including popular font icon fonts like Font Awesome then you may notice an error when loading your web font from an IIS server.
Multiple Batches in a single Transaction
Goal Create a migration script that uses a transaction to roll back the changes in case one of the sql statements fail.
Migrating Databases in Amazon RDS
Amazon’s Relational Database Service (RDS) enables developers to launch database instances in the cloud that are managed by Amazon.
chmod directories (and not files)
Here is a quick snippet that I used today and that I might end up needing in the future.
Lucee on Mac OS X Yosemite Quick Start
After the news of Railo being forked to a new project called lucee I wanted to check it out.
Hash Any ColdFusion Type
In order to generate a unique identifier for caching an object I needed to create a function to accept any data type, and to return a unique hash from that object.
Find-and-Replace in Multiple SVN Repositories
A bash shell script to find-and-replace in all files in multiple svn repositoroes.
ColdFusion 10 Install on OS X Yosemite
If you have just downloaded Adobe ColdFusion 10 on your OS X Yosemite development environment you might be surprised to find out that the installation will cause your Apache 2.4.x server to stop working.
IIS and HTTPS Binding with Host Header
Well, the title may not be entirely accurate. Honestly, I didn’t know what to title this post
Ehcache Regions in ColdFusion
In migrating our application’s caching service to use ColdFusion’s Ehcache integration I needed to a way to get all of the caching regions stored in Ehcache.
PHP Script to Check Remote Server or Website
Check out this short video on creating a PHP script to check if a remote server or website is available.
PNG Support for PHP on OS X Yosemite
I recently upgraded to OS X Yosemite and ran into a small issue when attempting to create an image resource from a string.
Redirect to HTTPS
As part of my series on migrating a site to support HTTPS we are finally at the step where we will implement the redirect that will ensure our users are always using the HTTPS site.
Enabling Strict Transport Security (HSTS)
I am continuing a series of articles focused on migrating a website to support HTTPS Everywhere.
Keep-Alive and HTTPS
As part of a series on setting up HTTPS Everywhere I am migrating a website to use HTTPS for all requests.
HTTPS Protocols and Ciphers
As part of a series on using HTTPS Everywhere we are migrating a website from HTTP to HTTPS.