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by John Avis | June 29, 2018
Bootstrap 4.x doesn't give you white buttons by default, but sometimes white buttons look better, particularly for something like a search box using an input group with button addon placed on a navbar.
by John Avis | June 27, 2018
Bootstrap modals are great but on small screens they take up more valuable space than necessary.
by John Avis | June 6, 2018
There's plenty of cheap items on eBay Australia but sometimes you can pay even less with a little bit of work.
by John Avis | May 25, 2018
yairEO's Tagify is a great implementation of a tag component, being very lightweight and using in-built browser behaviour where possible. Here's how I get get suggestions via AJAX rather than a fixed whitelist.
by John Avis | April 23, 2018
Here's ten things every web developer should be aware of and avoid.
by John Avis | March 26, 2018
In responsive design there are times when on a mobile screen you want to hide some options with a button to show them, but on a large screen always show these options.
by John Avis | March 8, 2018
Fixed navbars – that stay at the top of the screen at all times – are common and useful, but sometimes annoying as they can block the top part of the page (sometimes obscuring page anchors).
by John Avis | February 15, 2018
Some reasons why developing using Microsoft's ASP/ASP.NET has been a good choice over the years.
by John Avis | February 14, 2018
While looking for a new car to buy – without much success – I looked further afield than the usual carsales.com.au and gumtree.com.au and found myself at tradingpost.com.au. Oh how they have gone down hill...
by John Avis | February 9, 2018
On an ASP.NET Web Forms page with multiple UpdatePanels it’s nice to give the user some feedback when one of the panels is being updated.