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Ewww, You Use PHP?

Lately here at MailChimp we’ve been trying to bring in more developers to help us keep the innovation coming fast and furious as the application grows in scope and scale. It’s always been difficult for us to hire really good developers, just because of where we are. Our office is here in Atlanta GA, not Read more about Ewww, You Use PHP?[…]

Nurturing Your Super Stars

Nurturing your top performers is critical to the long term success of our business. Don’t believe it? Take a look at these statistics. Top performers produce as much as 10 times more than the average worker, while they often require less than two times the pay (Sullivan, 2012). “Superstars” produce up to 12 times more than Read more about Nurturing Your Super Stars[…]

Attracting & Retaining Tech Talent in India

Building a business in India requires a lot of hard work. Different considerations have to be made ranging from regulations, clients, hiring etc etc. If you are a tech startup, the most important factor that bothers you would be the coders that meet your fast paced business needs. India’s tech talent pool is plentiful. But Read more about Attracting & Retaining Tech Talent in India[…]


Bootstrap : Remove Number Input Spinner

Bootstrap is the most popular HTML, CSS, and JavaScript framework for developing responsive, mobile-first web sites.When we use < input > with type number, the spinner in the right hand side is visible. The output will be like as shown in Image To remove this spinner we just need to add webkit css code like Read more about Bootstrap : Remove Number Input Spinner[…]

An Introduction to Ajax methods

Performing Ajax calls using raw JavaScript is of course possible, but dealing with all the different parts of the code can be a pain. This is even more true if you have to support a prehistoric browser like Internet Explorer 6. Fortunately for us, jQuery provides a set of methods that deal with these issues Read more about An Introduction to Ajax methods[…]

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GIT cheat sheets

Here I list the common GIT codes Installing Git Configure Tooling Create Repositories Make Changes Group Changes Refactor Filenames Save Fragments Review History Synchronize Changes Redo Commits Track and Untrack the files GIT UI Installing Git Download GIT for Windows OS. GIT FOR WINDOWS // for Windows Download GIT for Mac. GIT FOR MAC Read more about GIT cheat sheets[…]


Get Address from longitude and latitude with PHP and Google map API

In my previous post I explained how to get longitude and latitude from the address given, now in this post i will change few things and we will get address by giving longitude and latitude. In the same way what we did in previous post, we use same Google API and PHP cURL. Here i Read more about Get Address from longitude and latitude with PHP and Google map API[…]


Get longitude and latitude from an address with PHP and Google map API

It’s very simple to get longitude and latitude with the help of Google map API NOTE: An API (Application Programming Interface) is a set of methods and tools that can be used for building software applications. View DEMO http://maps You have seen “Geocode” in above URL. What is Geocoding? Geocoding is the process of Read more about Get longitude and latitude from an address with PHP and Google map API[…]


Multiple image previews before uploading to server

We have done with previewing single image upload before, Now we are going to show you how to select multiple images and preview it before upload. View DEMO Step 1 html markup Here we need to add an extra attribute to our file input tag. The attribute is “multiple” Step 2 Jquery Here we first Read more about Multiple image previews before uploading to server[…]


Preview image before uploading to server

Here this article explains how to preview an image before uploading on thr server side in jQuery Using HTML 5 FileReader() we can able to preview the image before uploading it in jQuery. View DEMO With jQuery Without jQuery With jQuery Step 1 HTML Markup Lets set up the environment to upload image and preview Read more about Preview image before uploading to server[…]


What is a FileReader?

The fileReader object lets web applications asynchronously read the contents of files (or raw data buffers) stored on the user’s computer, using File or Blob objects to specify the file or data to read, which means that your program will not stall while a file is being read. File objects may be obtained from a Read more about What is a FileReader?[…]