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Archive: March 2014 a2wd

Do I need jQuery?

Having recently made an update to my respond theme for wordpress, I wanted to implement a mobile-targeted menu, taking into account that hover doesn’t work on smartphones and tablets. The two main options are an always-open menu or something triggered with javascript, whether that be a select field, a dropdown or a slider. Adopting a […]

29 Mar 2014javascript / jQuery / menu / mobile

Updated theme

I’d previously used a stock theme for this blog, but the current one is something I designed specially for it. The theme is called ‘respond’. It’s available for download at: http://www.a2wd.com/dl/respond.zip If you’re interested in using it on your site, go to appearance->themes->add new->upload and upload the zipfile directly. If you’re on a localhost and […]

22 Mar 2014respond / theme / wordpress

Git & Github

Working on large projects and keeping track of changes to source between multiple contributors is a problem that has been fully solved with solutions like SVN, CVS BitKeeper and Git. While they all offer a broadly similar solution of keeping track of code changes and revisions, they differ greatly in implementation. BitKeeper which was originally […]

01 Mar 2014git / github / source version control / svn

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