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Limiting Text In Textarea Form Field

2010-05-26T11:11:13+00:00 May 22nd, 2005|JavaScript|

In certain situations (classified ad, page description, security), you may want to limit the amount of text that can be put into a textarea form field. For regular input tags, you can use the maxlength attribute, but the textarea tag has no such built-in limit specifier.

Hide and Display Content On Demand

2010-05-26T11:20:44+00:00 May 13th, 2005|JavaScript|

You may have encountered web pages where an action on your part (like clicking a link or checking a checkbox or moving the mouse over a certain part of the web page) inserted causes additional content to appear on the page. The web site may have made it possible for another action to remove the content.

Making Your Own Layered Sub-Menus

2010-05-26T11:29:28+00:00 April 22nd, 2005|CSS|

This article shows you how to code a sub-menu system that layers a box with menu-items onto the current web page, over the page's normal content. Instructions are in this article rather than in the JavaScript. The JavaScript has instructions related only to the two sections in the script that need to be customized.