Best Tech Videos: Great Changes Coming

Posted by Dmytro Shteflyuk on under Resume

Best Tech Videos: Logo

During the last few months we (I and Alexey Kovyrin) have been working on a major Best Tech Videos site platform update. If you have not seen it before — it is time to take a look at it because really soon everything will change. I don’t mean that site idea would change (you would be able to find there the best tech videos), but usability, information availability and many small but useful things will be changed for good.

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Generating permalink from string in Ruby

Posted by Dmytro Shteflyuk on under Ruby & Rails

If you are creating Ruby on Rails application like a blog, you most probably want to generate URLs using post titles. It’s good practice, because search engines like keywords in URL, and it looks more human-readable. Just compare: and (yeah, it’s long, but self-descriptive). Anyways, this is small post about converting a title to a permalink.

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JavaScript optimization Part 3: Attaching events

Posted by Dmytro Shteflyuk on under JavaScript

This is a third part of the JavaScript optimization tutorial, and today I’m going to talk about events. Sorry for a long delay between posts, I hope remaining parts would not be delayed so much.

Scenario: you have some elements and you need to add some actions to them (for example, when user moves mouse cursor over element, or clicks on elements).

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