Notes on a web journey

posted on: 18 July 2008

The birthday of Mandela

filed under:general @ 20:29:03

Nelson Mandela, the man credited with ending apartheid in South Africa, has marked his 90th birthday by calling for the rich to do more for the poor.
“If you are poor, you are not likely to live long”, he said at his village house in Eastern Cape province for a birthday interview.

Mandela celebrates 90th birthday

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posted on: 04 August 2006

Keyboard shortcuts

filed under:general @ 13:56:32

I find keyboard shortcuts very useful used in combination with the mouse but there are a lot of them and I tend to forget some:

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posted on: 09 June 2005

Link added and deleted

filed under:general @ 15:37:15

A link to a “Web Site Promotion Software” was added to my links list on the 7th of June.

I checked it out and it's a commercial web site tool. I don't think that links to commercial web sites belong in my list so I deleted it. I don't know who added it so, if you read this post, I apologize but I prefer to link to non-commercial web sites, people that like design and the web as a free communication tool. I have a warning that I deserve the right of deleting out of place links but I will specify that also links to commercial web sites are not welcome, my mistake for not doing it before.

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posted on: 03 February 2005

Windows XP continued

filed under:general @ 10:04:32

I have been fiddling with XP trying to simplify it. I just want an OS that does what I want not something that sends datas all over the Internet without me knowing. I also had problems sending emails until I found out the Control panel >> Administrative tools and finally managed to disable all that Internet firewall and silent bakground stuff.. I use Tiny Personal Firewall which is free for personal use.

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posted on: 25 January 2005

Upgrading(?) to XP

filed under:general @ 11:02:01

I upgraded changed my OS from Windows 98 SE to Windows XP. Well, I don't like it. All the nice (cartoonish) icons and shadows don't change the fact that the thing is build for the eye and not for efficiency. I`m now seriously thinking about switching to Linux.

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posted on: 03 January 2005

First post

filed under:general @ 03:25:59

Ok, this is my first post with WordPress and also the first post of the year 2005.

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CSS,Javascript and Php studies

Anti spam email
A solution to writing an anti spam email contact link
filed under: Javascript
Background image
A background image randomizer that I used in the second version of this site.
filed under: Javascript/CSS
Javascript menu
A menu that uses Javascript and session cookies.
filed under: Javascript/CSS
MiniSite
Experimenting with CSS and Javascript.A simple but, in my opinion, nice navigation “system”. The MiniSite is a one page site.
filed under: Javascript/CSS
Photo display
Protect copyrighted photos: a simple but effective solution.
filed under: Javascript/CSS
Photo gallery
A photo gallery made for a friend
filed under: Javascript
PHP menu
A PHP menu that can be updated without having to re-publish all the pages is on.
filed under: PHP
Pop-up menu
A very simple pop up menu powered by Javascript. It works also if Javascript is disabled.
filed under: Javascript/CSS
RSS feed
How to write and use an RSS feed
filed under: rss-xml
Tag replacer
The Tag replacer explained and a link to it.
filed under: PHP
Tags search
A search form build and powered using Javascript and the DOM
filed under: Javascript