FREEBIE: jQuery Scroll Tracker

I recently had an idea for a webpage, with a background which changes based on how far down the page the viewer has scrolled.  The idea was to have the Sun rise from the left side of the page, and then arc up and finally set on right. View Demo As went about creating...

Gitview – JS Widget To List GitHub Repositories

If you’re an active user of GitHub and work on any open-source projects then may want to show off your projects and activity on your own website.  This is where Gitview comes in. Gitview allows you to display all your GitHub repos, and gives the option to display a...
Baobab: PHP/MySQL Library For The Nested Set Model

Baobab: PHP/MySQL Library For The Nested Set Model

Introduction When working with databases, you may want a table structure which allows your record to have a parent record (heirachical recordset).  In simple scenarios it’s easy enough to simply have a parent_id column. However, for displaying the entire tree...
SimpLESS – A Free Open-Source LESS CSS Compiler

SimpLESS – A Free Open-Source LESS CSS Compiler

Less CSS is a great way to develop your stylesheets for websites.  It lets you create nested rules, specify variables, functions and so much more. To use Less on a website you have 2 options: Use JavaScript to compile on-the-fly.  This isn’t really recommended...