jReader – Open source jQuery RSS reader
jReader is a simple, open source, jQuery and PHP based RSS reader for you to use in your site.
Creating an RSS reader with jQuery
For an upcoming project, I’m going to need to be able to pull in an parse RSS feeds, and display them in a quick and simple manner, but without needing to store the information in a database or worry about…
Switching associated select lists with jQuery
There are times when you’ll need to have a form with a few select boxes that are associated, such as suburbs and towns, where the options you want displayed should be those that belong to the currently selected state. While…
How to stop the click event with jQuery
There’s been a few times where I’ve needed something to happen when the user clicks on a few specific elements on the page, however if one of the elements is nested inside the other, the click event gets called twice,…
Random Fading Rotator with jQuery
This article is going to cover the basics in having a set list of elements fade through each other in rotation, but in a random order, so that your users aren't always seeing the same items first and all the elements get a fair run.
Creating a Dropdown Menu with jQuery and CSS
I often see requests for help on how to create a simple dropdown menu without requiring too much effort, and usually I direct people to an article for 'son of suckerfish', but since jQuery is in most sites I use now I have moved to using a jQuery based dropdown that is much simpler.
Ajax in Joomla with jQuery
Sometimes you need Joomla to give you nothing but the components output. No template, no styling, nothing. Just the output. This article shows you how to do this, and tie it in with an Ajax call.