Blog app: tags
Published May 1, 2016 at 6:05 pm. Tagged as CSSPHP
I've added a tagging system to my blog app: each post can be tagged in multiple categories. Browsing through a list of tagged items is also possible.
Blog app: full text search
Published April 29, 2016 at 6:10 am. Tagged as CSSPHP
I've opted for a separate search page instead of an all present search box. This is my first implementation of a full text search using MySql and the syntax proved to be quite a challange.
Using SVG for icons
Published April 19, 2016 at 7:48 pm. Tagged as CSSSVG
SVG or Scalable Vector Graphics are supported by all modern browsers and can be used to replace image sprites. I'll explain how to use SVG sprites to render icons and logos by using tags and referring to them using the
Nice dates with PHP
Published April 17, 2016 at 8:58 pm. Tagged as CSSPHP
MySql gives the posted date of the post back in this format: 2016-04-17 20:58:00. I want to display this date in a more human readable format. To emphasize that this is a daily web log, I also want to display a nice tear-off calender cartouche in lists.
Syntax highlighting with prism.js
Finding and implementing a nice and performant syntax highlighting tool. Loading an extra CSS file after the page has loaded, but only when needed.