Javascript (19)


GDPR Blocking Services

Since I posted my solution for displaying ads after users have given consent, a few solutions have emerged to block EU users completely. This may be a bit extreme but if you’re worried about being complaint and don’t care about EU traffic then take a look at these services: https://euroshield.xyz/ https://gdpr-shield.io/ I’ll keep updating this […]




Google Adsense And EU GDPR Compliance

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take effect on May 25th, 2018 and many of us who use Google Adsense to monetize our blogs may be in violation of the new EU law. Google is working on serving non-personalized ads to EU visitors but at this time that hasn’t been released yet. Many are […]




CashMeOusside.js – An Easter Egg Plugin

First off, I’d like to apologize for polluting the world of jQuery plugins. I had nothing to do so I conjured up this plugin to add “Cash Me Ousside, How Bow Dah” to your website. Installation instructions can be found on Github. https://github.com/ijason/CashMeOusside Demo http://demos.ijasoneverett.com/CashMeOusside/



Alexa

My First Amazon Alexa Skill: Reading RSS using Node.js

I recently had my first Amazon Alexa skill published and am eagerly awaiting my Alexa Dev hoodie! Developing and publishing an Alexa skill is a lot easier than you might think especially with all the tutorials and resources Amazon provides. I decided to develop a skill that’ll read the WOD (Workout of the day) from […]



Learn Node.js – A List of Resources for Beginners

Here’s an awesome list of Node.js resources for those interesting in taking the dive into the world of Node. A big thanks to @rockbot for putting this list together and to all those who contributed… including myself. 😉 https://github.com/rockbot/node-for-beginners Go forth, young padawon, rely on your training and you will succeed!




Creating Custom Modules in Node.js

If you’ve been using Node.js, you’ve probably been using modules for some time. A module is basically a javascript file that exposes internally scoped functions using the exports variable. In this tutorial, I’ll show how to create a simple string splitting module to give you a basic understanding. Getting Started Lets start off by creating […]




Emailing in Node.js with Nodemailer

Emailing in Node.js is easy to do with the Nodemailer module. Nodemailer supports plain text content, HTML content, attachments, different transport methods, etc. The official documentation can be found on github. Getting Started Lets start off by creating our directory. mkdir EmailExample cd EmailExample Creating package.json In the EmailExample directory we just created, run npm […]