Latest Useful Web Resources and Links #1, March 2016

I created this page as a running repository of useful, miscellaneous web notes for later reference. Javascript & JQuery How to get the latest version of JQuery: Useful info about Javascript and JQuery source maps -- an explanation about what they are and how they are used: http://elijahmanor.com/the-magic-of-the-jquery-1-9-source-map/ Parsley -- A reliable and easy…

Adding Google Maps input widget to place location as simple as JQuery Datepicker

Accessing the Google Map API for your own in-form location input widget which allowss users to "pin" their location on a Google map and allow you to store their map location, latitude and longitude in your database is easy with this library.  It's just like the JQuery calendar widget -- it's as simple, clean and…

JQuery Datepicker: The quickest way to add hour and minute values to form’s date input field

The JQuery UI library's Datepicker function is very convenient.  Here's a way to override the date field if you want to allow the user to also input the time of day along with it without adding an extra field and deal with merging the values in the backend.  You can also add "+d.getSeconds()" if you…

Validating forms with JQuery Validation: Ensuring at least one checkbox is checked

On occasion, you're going to have some mammoth form that doesn't validate properly with any Javascript validation library.   One event is when the form you are given to deploy has a lot of checkboxes and one of those checkboxes needs to be checked to be valid.  The easiest way to make sure this happens is…

Latest Symfony Composer dependency list for bootstrapping new Symfony bundle with most common bundles

Most Symfony sites you develop will probably include the FOS User Bundle, Twitter Bootstrap, and JQuery.  You can always remove them from your Composer dependency list, but here is my latest "Symfony Bootstrap" install. A few issues with dependencies in your Composer are expected, I ran into this error while installing the Sonata Admin Bundle,…
  • Page 1 of 2
  • 1
  • 2