Notes on a web journey

posted on: 30 May 2005

Javascript and nodeType(s)

filed under: @ 14:08:41

Found today:

When working with XML one regularly needs to test whether a node has a certain node type

and this could be a convenient solution.


posted on: 27 May 2005

..and the rich get richer

filed under: @ 14:32:05

Another interesting article on the Guardian :

For a more comprehensive understanding the Guardian has a section dedicated to International aid and development


posted on: 26 May 2005

Oil, oil, oil

filed under: @ 09:38:56

From the Guardian:


posted on: 23 May 2005

Organizing CSS

filed under: @ 14:47:41

Web-graphics has a couple of links to articles that offer tips on organizing CSS files:

I personally divide my CSS files in groups of rules and save them for quick consultation but I publish them optimized (no whitespace, each rule in one line) to keep them light.


posted on: 21 May 2005

Fonts and Javascript triggers

filed under: @ 19:24:22

I found a good article on fonts on the New York Times.

I had a doubt, after taking all my Javascript calls off the XHTML, about using the class attribute to determine the behaviour of each link. Now that same doubt is being discussed. I know about DTDs because I'm interested in XML and I have written DTDs before. I'll follow the discussion and see where it goes..

More about DTD:


posted on: 17 May 2005


filed under: @ 18:37:10

I'm back. I have covered a lot of kilometers, seen family and friends. In a few days I have more kilometers in front of me.. the meanwhile, a nice article on logo design.


posted on: 03 May 2005

On the road

filed under: @ 15:59:21
I'm on the road, no connection, until the 15th of May.


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