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Monday, May 16, 2022

Passing Arguments to External JavaScript Files

This post covers the topic of passing arguments to external JavaScript files. I want to say up front that there…

Monday, May 16, 2022

JavaScript Data Types

Every variable in JavaScript has a data type which dictates the values that can be stored in it. However, JavaScript…

Monday, May 16, 2022

Building a Simple Tab Strip using Vanilla JavaScript

I recently developed a simple tab strip using only HTML, CSS, and vanilla JavaScript. The script does not require any…

Monday, May 16, 2022

Convert jQuery.get() to Vanilla JavaScript

In the latest iteration of my YouTube Playlist Player plugin, I decided to remove all jQuery dependencies. I replaced the…

Monday, May 16, 2022

How to Compare Version Numbers in JavaScript

The basic idea to make this comparison would be to get arrays of parts from the version numbers and then compare pairs…

Monday, May 16, 2022

DOM ready functionality using vanilla JavaScript

This is a reliable way of checking for DOM ready. The first version uses a procedural function, while the second…

Monday, June 13, 2022

DragonflyJS – Vanilla JavaScript Drag and Drop

DragonflyJS is a tiny vanilla JavaScript library that enables sorting (dragging and dropping) functionality with zero dependencies.

Monday, May 16, 2022

How to Implement jQuery slideToggle() in Vanilla JavaScript

If you use jQuery for a handful of effects/animations, here’s a quick JavaScript replacement for jQuery slideToggle(). With small changes,…

Monday, May 16, 2022

How to Create a GDPR Modal Popup Using RoarJS

The script below will check for a localStorage variable, which is the explicit user consent. If the variable exists, the…

Monday, June 13, 2022

RoarJS – JavaScript Alert/Confirm Replacement

RoarJS is a wonderful, responsive, customisable, accessible (WAI-ARIA), zero-dependency, vanilla JavaScript alert/confirm replacement. RoarJS automatically centers itself on the page…

Monday, May 16, 2022

How to replace jQuery.ajax() with vanilla JavaScript in WordPress

In an effort to remove all jQuery dependency from one of my plugins, I decided to turn all jQuery.ajax() requests…

Monday, May 16, 2022

Useful JavaScript String Prototypes

This is a function to remove all double whitespaces and preceding line breaks. This is a function to replace all line…