Ben Nadel
On User Experience (UX) Design, JavaScript, ColdFusion, Node.js, Life, and Love.


Member since May 21, 2009

Recent Blog Comments By johans

  • Caching ColdFusion Pages With Expires Header Value

    Posted on Jun 24, 2009 at 5:02 PM

    On a related note I found this article on cache headers, specifically HTTP headers (not browser meta tags) and the Cache-Control header useful: read more »

  • Contextual CSS Is Good When You Know Everything About Your Content

    Posted on May 27, 2009 at 3:26 PM

    I wrestled (still do) with this exact issue. How to create widgets that may be added anywhere in an application/page and style them easily. I felt giving each widget its own container (typically a div) and id or class resulted in additional, and some cases unnecessary markup - since the parent cont... read more »

  • Converting XHTML To Text-Only Version Using ColdFusion And XSLT

    Posted on May 21, 2009 at 5:32 PM

    For a comprehensive XSL template to convert XHTML to Text you use the screen reader template that comes with XStandard as a good starting point. Email newsletters - I use XSLT to transform XHTML to plain text for our newsletter module. It works nicely.... read more »