Lorem Ipsum

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In publishing and graphic design, lorem ipsum is the name given to commonly used placeholder text (filler text) to demonstrate the graphic elements of a document or visual presentation, such as font, typography, and layout. The lorem ipsum text, which is typically a nonsensical list of semi-Latin words, is an edited version of a Latin […]

RSS Feed with PHP, Part 1

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RSS as an acronym has stood for various things, but the current standard is: Really Simple Syndication. This is the most recent variation of this very common and very useful standard. Back when the Internet was young(er), a piece of software called Pointcast pushed data to a screensaver application on a user’s computer, providing news […]

Master Pages with PHP, Part 1

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Most sites on the Internet have common design elements that do not change from page to page. Usually, only content or minor navigational cues vary. Define Elements Let us take as an example a very common layout.¬†Of course, it may be different and it can contain any graphical, multimedia and / or flash elements to […]