Building your own Lightbox with Javascript

Why write your own lightbox? The simple answer is: to learn how it’s done. If you’re going to use if for an image gallery, embed flash and videos or even to load Ajax content you are probably better off using one of the many existing lightbox plugins (Thickbox, FancyBox). If you plan to use a […]

jQuery Validation in Ruby on Rails

This post shows how you can use the jQuery Validation plugin to validate RESTful rails forms and how to use the remote method for powerful AJAX-backed validation.