Resources for Web Developers
The following links point to some useful resources and scripts that I've developed to help other web developers with some difficult and obscure tasks.
U.S. Census Bureau Free Geocoder
JQuery Selector Function to Select a .NET CheckboxList Item by Value
Primer on CSS Class implementation relating to Hyperlinks
An example of how to use information_schema to get information about SQL Tables.
SQL Tips & Tricks - Random Records, Inline Identity Returns, Multiple Aggregates without Group By
SQL Tips & Tricks - Using the PIVOT operator
Troubleshooting Visual Studio .NET 2003 and Visual Studio .NET 2005 Problems with Web Projects and Permissions
What to do if anonymous access to a web site stops working when the web server is promoted to a domain controller.
OnTextChanged event handling in ASP.NET
Developing a regular expression to strip all HTML tags from a string.
A list of all members of the request.servervariables collection.
A list of url (ASCII) encodings for all English characters and symbols.
This is a weird little flash script I developed that generates random polygonal shapes. Pointless, yes, but kinda cool.
This is a Flash 5 "SmartClip" that handles preloading of external files.
This is a Flash 5 WYSIWYG Text editor I developed for use in a larger application.
Terms / Glossary
Here are some helpful definitions for acronyms I use frequently.
API - Application Programming Interface
SDK - Software Development Kit
IDE - Integrated Development Environment
EDI - Electronic Data Interchange
XML - Extensible Markup Language
SQL - Structured Query Language
CRUD - Create, Read, Update, Delete
DML - Data Manipulation Language
HTML - Hyper Text Markup Protocol
VB - Visual Basic
WYSIWYG - What You See Is What You Get
CSS - Cascading Style Sheet
CMS - Content Management Systems
LMS - Learning Management Systems
ERP - Enterprise Resource Planning
KPI - Key Performance Indicators
GIS - Geographic Information Systems