Web Development


jQuery and Square Bracket Inputs

In this registration system I’m currently coding, I have a custom Zend form to deal with a group of checkbox/input pairs (which I’ll post about later).  For Zend forms, these come out with names like fieldname[row][number][whichfield].  Yep, three sets of square brackets.  Fun fun! It works great for the Zend […]


Custom Form Elements in ZF2: Simple Example

For our final application recode from ColdFusion to PHP, we hit on needing to do some custom form elements.  We’d already done custom form view helpers to implement Bootstrap design (which I’ll cover in-depth as either a separate series or as part of the An Eclectic World Recode series). This, […]


Finding a Key in An Array

The current application I'm working on has multiple "wizards", i.e. multi page forms that store data between the pages, allow moving back and forth, and so on.  These wizards have some things in common, so I have a base controller their individual controllers all extend to access that common functionality, […]