Coding Journal – Visualizing Bach with D3 JS

Johann Sebastian Bach was once censured by the town of Arnstadt for being unnecessarily involved in a sword fight with a student, after accusing said student of playing the bassoon like a goat. While listening to recordings of The Art of Fugue, it occurred to me that the clear, crisp notes in Bach’s composition would […]

How to Create a WordPress AJAX Contact Form

WordPress LMS collectiveray.com has an incredibly simple AJAX pattern that works quite well for pretty much all use-cases. In this particular example, a contact form, I’ll show you how to write the HTML, PHP, and JavaScript (using jQuery). I’ll also show you how to look at this task from the high-level view, thinking about things […]

Organizing .PSD’s

Imagine yourself shuffling through a filing cabinet looking for your birth certificate. You open the drawer and to your dismay, none of the *MANY* documents inside this filing cabinet have been put into folders. Instead, all of the documents are shuffled into a mind-numbing clutter that will take turn your expectedly short task into a […]