So, you are building a design with dynamic content and the designer or client says, “but those blocks should be the same height”, and you say “but the content changes, we don’t know how tall it can be and anyway, the height needs to be different depending on what device you are using”, etc., etc.
Here is a little jQuery function you can call to set the height of matching elements
Continue reading Match Element Heights Using JQuery
When showing an HTML 5 video element on a non-black background a black rectangle flashed on the screen when the video element initialised but before the video file loaded. Here is how I avoided the problem.
Continue reading Hide HTML 5 Video Black Flash Box With jQuery
A new security patch has been released for Magento in the last few days. I have had to patch a number of sites running different Magneto versions and ran into a couple of common issues. This might help others having trouble.
Continue reading Problems running SUPEE-6788 Patch
Sometimes web developers don’t need to just build websites but we need to go and poke, tweak and otherwise tinker with the server themselves. To a windows-based developer getting down and dirty with the Linux command line can be a little daunting. However, there are some standard commands that you will need which may help ease you in. Continue reading Common ssh file/folder commands for the web developer
If, after apparently a successful installation of the SUPEE-5994 patch, you get an error message along the lines of
Class ‘Mage_Install_Controller_Router_Install’ not found
Then here is a suggestion that may help.
Continue reading Error or whitescreen after successful patch SUPEE-5994