Simple Show/Hide with JS & CSSI am frequently asked by front end developers what the best technique is for showing and hiding a div within a web page. While this can be accomplished many ways, I will outline the technique that I use most often. It involves adding and removing a class from the DOM node you are looking to show or hide. The code shown can be used as a starting point, and can be enhanced once you understand the basics.
The 5 Types of Front-End DevelopersI haven’t written anything in a while, so here is a silly post to fill in the time gaps. See if any of these descriptions apply to you or the people you work with, my fellow front-end developer: Point and Clickers Point and Clickers are like automobile drivers who don’t have the time, or perhaps the inclination, to change oil or even look under the hood for anything but adding washer fluid.
The Myth of WORAFor years, businesses have searched for the holy grail of the development world - the notion of being able to write a program, application, app, or whatever they’re now calling it, just once, while being able to deploy it on any number of systems. Hence the term “Write Once Run Anywhere”, a.k.a. WORA. This notion really started to gain traction, or at least publicity, in the mid-90’s when Java took the business world by storm.