Jumlins TechBlog

The coding hell and the daily IT of Niklas Jumlin

October 10th, 2009

So about a month ago we launched the latest customer project.
It’s a site focused on selling prints on canvas, which is an awesome product. Every functionality was developed in house. The site heavily uses javascript for the functionality for the cropping tool (beskæringsværktøj), which was a requirement for the site.
We chose to use javascript to avoid working with bloated flash or even java for that matter. And we achieved the result that was requested and even more.

July 5th, 2009

So after struggling with absolute positioning, i finally came across the following.

* { padding:0; margin:0; }

Above removes the differences, apparently caused by different theories on when there is a margin or not…

June 7th, 2009

So i was battling with the need to use alpha transparent png’s for a website design, and as we all know IE6 sucks at this..

So i found this on the net: 24ways.org/…

Very usefull indeed…

Tho it lacked the possibility to only target specific areas, it was already supported to be limited to a single id and it’s nested elements. Tho i needed it for several areas, but not the whole page.

So i did a little hacking, and added possibility to have several id’s, probably not the best way but it gets the job done.

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