IndoorSki – case

A designer friend of mine hooked me up on this project. The client was a small business owner of facilitiy for indoors-ski, golf and conference rooms. He needed a more modern website that would work on handheld devices. The deadline was fluid as we were working in the weekends or in the evenings. Few times…

Bootstrap cheat sheet

Columns, order, visibility visible-xs-block - make an element visible only for the specified break point. Instead of block you can use inline-block, too. Ex.: <div class="clearfix visible-sm-block"></div> hidden-xs - make an element hidden only for the specified break point col-xs-offset-6 - offset/space a column from the left side. It's necessary to reset for the higher…

First experience with PhoneGap

Warning: this is not a tutorial but just a post where I share my initial experience with Phonegap and Cordova. I had an interesting task to deal with and no idea how to start it off. I had to display a web site offline on an Android phone without relying on unstable wireless networks. A…

Adapting your site for right-to-left reading

In some parts of the world people read from right to left. Initually it might be hard to imagine what changes your code needs to go through, to make it more apealing but no worries, it's quite simple. 1. By default all text is left aligned. You can change this by adding dir="rtl" attribute to…

Sass on Linux Mint

You've heard about Sass for quite awhile and finally after seeing all the cool features it has, you've made your mind to try it. Great decision! Here I'll show you how to quickly set it up, on your Mint Linux install through Compass. (more…)

Install LAMP on Linux Mint

LAMP stands for Linux, Apache, mySQL and PHP (in some instances Python).┬áHaving LAMP helps you work with PHP based projects with great ease, as you have a local hosting to do all the stuff that otherwise would be done on a live environment. You can install WordPress, Drupal, Joomla or any other PHP based CMS;…