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Easy Gradient Buttons for Bootstrap v4

I just started a job that is using Bootstrap v4. I’m happy with the functionality but I miss having a not so plain looking button. Here is the CSS code I am using to add easy gradients on my Bootstrap v4 buttons: .btn { background-image: linear-gradient(to bottom, rgba(255,255,255,0.5), rgba(255,255,255,0.2) 49%, […]

By Chris West, ago
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Responsive YouTube Embed

YouTube URL Replace the URL below with whatever YouTube video’s URL you want to make responsive embed code for. Embed Code You can select and copy the code below to embed this responsive video in your site. Example Embed If you resize the window you will see the video change […]

By Chris West, ago
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Web Audio API – Controlling Audio/Video Loudness

After my previous post about getting more volume with the Web Audio API , I decided to look into controlling the loudness of audio tags and video tags in a more straight-forward (prototypal) way. That’s when I came up with the following JS prototype: Prototypal Functions The following are all […]

By Chris West, ago
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PHP – Simple GitHub Login (OAuth)

If your codebase is in PHP and you would like user’s to be able to login to your site using GitHub (single sign-on) you can use the following as a good starting point: Next you will need to setup an OAuth application within GitHub by doing the following: Login to […]

By Chris West, ago
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Sing to Jehovah & Sing Out Joyfully Comparison

Recently I had the desire to see a comparison of the old Sing to Jehovah songbook compared to the new Sing Out Joyfully songbook. Here is the result: Espa├▒ol (Cantemos a Jehov├í / Cantemos con Gozo a Jehov├í) Para todos que quieren ver una comparaci├│n del cancionero “Cantemos a Jehov├í” […]

By Chris West, ago