Auto Detect Lightness/Darkness of a Background Image! Posted: September 2nd, 2016

This Script allows you to automatically switch to a darker or a lighter version of an element depending on the brightness of images behind it. Great for Sliders!

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Automatically Generate a Google Address Link or Map Posted: July 26th, 2016

Let's say you have dynamic data of a phone number, email and street address of a person or business and you want to show that data as useful links("mailto:","tel:","sms:" etc...).  It is fairly easy to write a PHP or JS script to automatically turn a phone number or an email into links. However generating an address that links to google maps or even better an address that turns into an embedded map is a little more complicated. Read on...

Bookmarklets Still Rock! Posted: July 20th, 2016

Bookmarklets have been around forever. They have expanded the abilities of web browsers before even browsers had extensions and plugins. I still find them extremely useful. Plugins/Extensions are great but can weigh down your browser. Bookmarklets can be a fast lightweight alternative for some.

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