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Posts With Tag: Web Development

Servant - An idea that is going to change the web

Recently I came across a project online called Servant that I think is really going to change the way that the web works. The idea behind Servant is that instead of creating your content inside of a service, such as Facebook or Twitter, you create your content inside of Servant, who can then serve your content out to Facebook, Twitter and any other service that wants to hook in to Servant and display your content.

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YourStreamingGuide.com - An example of what the Rusnak CMS can do!

I recently launched YourStreamingGuide.com, a website that is designed to help visitors find good TV shows and Movies to watch on their favorite streaming services, including Netflix and Hulu...

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Living Without Adobe Flash

Recently, Youtube announced that it was making HTML5 video playback the default video playback format and that all videos would now be played using HTML5 video technology instead of Adobe Flash where HTML5 video is supported. I took this announcement as an opportunity to disable Adobe Flash Player on my main computer's browser.  The last service I used regularly where I needed Flash ac...

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How to scan your website for malware

Did you know that your website can become infected with malware, just like your computer?  If you run a website, it is important that you keep your website free of malware and that you know how to identify if your site has been compromised with malware or other malicious scripts. Having malware on your website can be bad for your site's visitors as well as for your site's search en...

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HTML Emails with Media Queries - Like trying to fit a square peg in a round hole

Recently I had to code a HTML email.  If you have been lucky enough to avoid coding HTML emails, good for you.  If like me, however, you've had to code an email or two you will notice how much different coding an HTML email is compared to coding any modern web page.  Writing an HTML email is like stepping back in time and coding like it's 1999.  Seriously, you have to u...

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Adding an image picker to CKEditor

I was talking to my parents the other day about my plans for the Rusnak Content Management System when my mom mentioned to me that once I was done working on the CMS that she would want me to make her a small personal website.  This got me to thinking about the possible features of my mom's new website and how she might use the Rusnak CMS to manage her site.

One thing that I realized that she might want to do that isn't all that easy to do is to add an image to a page.  The way CKFinder comes by default it's not easy to add an image to your page without knowing the file path of the image you want to add.  Luckily, however, you can add a plugin to CKFinder to enable you to browse images on the server. 

I decided to add the Image Browser plugin to CKEditor since it would give me a simple way to allow users to pick images off of the server and easily place them on their pages.

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RusnakWeb is Back!

We're back!  After over a year of being offline it sure feels good to have a personal website up and running again.  Over the coming weeks and months we'll be adding content to the website including web development tutorials, model railroading tips and tricks and of course more information about our Rusnak CMS System. Come back often and see what the new RusnakWeb has in store...

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