Latest Posts in 'Web development'

Developing my timesheet system

Posted by Ant on the 26th October 2013 at 4:48pm. (0 comments)

It's always been hammered into my skull that keeping tracking of my time at work is essential, and for the most part it stuck. Although when I started business as PrimeBox, I lapsed. Luckily, it was only keeping a log of...

Working with user interfaces

Posted by Ant on the 2nd September 2013 at 12:12pm. (0 comments)

PrimeBox CMS 2.0 has been in development for a few months. I decided it was best to give the system a complete rewrite to make sure everything was up to date, using the same code and interface structure, and using...

Touch gestures for websites

Posted by Ant on the 9th July 2013 at 12:18pm. (0 comments)

I've been working on a website for a client which has a jQuery plugin to detect touch gestures. The plugin, jQuery touchSwipe, can detect swipes in different directions and of different distances, multitouch and length of time of touch. I rewrote the...

Learning when to use AJAX

Posted by Ant on the 10th May 2013 at 3:42pm. (0 comments)

I'm currently developing the next version of PrimeBox CMS. The absolute first module to develop was pages, as they are the base reason for the content management system. PrimeBox CMS uses AJAX to help streamline certain functionality, to improve efficiency when managing...

Framework or not?

Posted by Ant on the 15th April 2013 at 1:54pm. (0 comments)

Using frameworks such as Zend or CakePHP has become very popular for building websites and bespoke systems. Due to their extensive library of classes, functions, and being easy to set up, developing with them can be very quick and very...