Parallax Candidates

Parallax Candidates

If you are considering using a parallax library, here are some candidates: I needed one for some simple parallactic scrolling. The two with stars were good candidates. In a particularly heavy page, Rellax performed better than Fallings, particularly in Firefox (where...

Security: macOS Allow Apps Downloaded from Anywhere

(FYI: macOS High Sierra [10.13.x]) I was having trouble opening an HTML page with Sublime. And I had to use administrative privileges in order to open it through System Preferences, having received the following message: “index.html” was blocked from opening because...
FTFY: Finding Your Niche

FTFY: Finding Your Niche

I attribute learning “FTFY” (fixed that for you) to Brian Showalter. Thanks, @brisho. But understanding how to make that into a viable income stream was the work of MJ DeMarco. Thanks, Eric for introducing me to this guy, and thanks again to Pat Flynn for...
Apache HTTPD Crib Sheet

Apache HTTPD Crib Sheet

The .htaccess file is a powerful directory-specific configuration file. You can use it to change a great deal of how your site behaves. Learn more about that below. Rerouting from www This trick is both for SEO and for personal gratification. I prefer to ditch the www...
Pronunciations Particular to Kansas

Pronunciations Particular to Kansas

In Kansas, we have some pronunciations that are particular to the area (which I hesitate to call mispronunciations, since I live here now). Here is a list, which I cannot presume is exhaustive, though it exhausted me. Arkansas (as in both Arkansas City and Arkansas...
Terminal Crib Sheet

Terminal Crib Sheet

Get your sha1 signature/hash of a file with shasum: $ shasum ./somefile.ext You can find documents/files/stuff using the find command: $ find . -name "*.txt" Find out which ports are being used by system processes using netstat: $ netstat -an | grep 8080 You can get a...