Parsing HTML5 IMG srcset

I needed a simple function to use in a TrailsNH Bot to find the largest image in an HTML5 srcset. Here’s what I came up with. function getLargestImage($srcsetString){ $images = array(); // split on comma $srcsetArray = explode(“,”, $srcsetString); foreach($srcsetArray as $srcString){ // split on whitespace – optional descriptor $imgArray = explode(” “, trim($srcString)); // … Continue reading Parsing HTML5 IMG srcset

National Weather Service (NWS) new API

NWS API has a bunch of changes coming 2017. The documentation is a little light right now, but it sounds like the old DWML/XML feeds are going away.  We will have to pull the data using the new api.weather.gov API. Here is what I have learned about this new API so far while replacing the digitalDWML FcstType feed for my … Continue reading National Weather Service (NWS) new API

Review: NetworkSolutions.com

NetworkSolutions.com Rating: 1 (1/5 stars) Reviewer: Kimball, Goffstown NH, January 23, 2017 Starting At: $35 per year.   Are you looking to buy a domain name? Do yourself a favor and do not go with Network Solutions, their customer service is horrible, and their fees are over priced. It’s not just me who hates them, … Continue reading Review: NetworkSolutions.com

ZacharyBerger.com

ZacharyBerger.com is another new WordPress website I’ve built using a customized version of the “Twenty Sixteen” template. The quality of the “Twenty Sixteen” template is fantastic. Perhaps the best I’ve worked with so far. There is lots of custom CSS3 in this project: rounded corner on many elements, background colors, blends and images, and mobile-first media queries. My … Continue reading ZacharyBerger.com

Joan Tabachnick

I have worked with Joan for many years, as my primary contact at two associations I support, MASOC and NEARI.  So I was really thrilled when Joan, now a Fellow at the US Department of Justice asked me to develop her own website and blog. JoanTabachnick.com is a WordPress powered website with a customized version of the Spacious (demo) template … Continue reading Joan Tabachnick

Pasquale Tallarico American Pianist

PasqualeTallarico.com is a site about an incredibly amazing person, my own Grandfather. My brother Frank Rexford designed the site and organized the content, and I put it into WordPress. I started with the WP Twenty Sixteen theme and modified the header and made some simple color changes. The sheet music you can see in the header is CLAIRE DE … Continue reading Pasquale Tallarico American Pianist

MASOC

MASOC is a coalition of Massachusetts professionals committed to stopping sexual abuse through early and specialized intervention, assessment, treatment and management in the lives of sexually abusive children and youth. This project back in 2010 was to convert MASOC.net from a flat HTML site to Joomla. The site already had a nice looking design, so I converted the … Continue reading MASOC

NEARI Press

NEARI is a nationally recognized organization that brings professionals and families the practical, helpful, and cutting edge information they need to care for at-risk children, youth, and adults. NEARI Press was one of the first Joomla powered websites I designed and developed, back in 2009. It’s comprised mostly of out-of-the-box Joomla components, plus a custom component to display related books … Continue reading NEARI Press

Anne B. Parsons, PhD.

I launched a WordPress site for Anne B. Parsons, PhD. recently, using a modified version of the Twenty Thirteen theme. My first iteration of the site was designed to match Anne’s business card.   After a few iterations we want with a warm inviting color scheme, instead of following the style of the business card, but kept the … Continue reading Anne B. Parsons, PhD.

Forberg Law Office, PLLC

I just launched a new website for Forberg Law Office, PLL. This new site is built on WordPress, with a customized template. I put the site framework together and Rick, Lisa Forberg’s husband loaded the content. Rick will also maintain the site, and I’ll be his backup. We started with a copy of the GeneratePress (see below) theme. I then … Continue reading Forberg Law Office, PLLC

New Hampshire Timberland Owners Association

I’m happy and thrilled to launch a new website for NHTOA. New Hampshire Timberland Owners Association promotes private and public working forests, responsible forest management, and a strong forest products industry across New Hampshire. This site is built on Joomla 3 and CiviCRM.  It has a beautiful responsive template that is super functional on all platforms: desktops, tables, and … Continue reading New Hampshire Timberland Owners Association

Inner Asia Rugs

I designed and developed this Joomla site for InnerAsia/Khawachen of Hanover, NH a few years ago. It’s a beautiful site with lots of photos,  soft colors, and an easy to use navigation.