Category Archives: HTML

DataTables.net–sorting on date column

DataTables.net plug-in for jQuery is a powerful javascript library for managing HTML tables. The following is a note on how to solve a common issue: sorting on the value of a column when the displayed value is different.  An example … Continue reading

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Knockout.js defer applyBindings to avoid nodeType of null error

Knockout requires all html and the bound view model to be complete before applyBindings is called otherwise you might receive a nodeType of null error.  This is usually easily avoided by making sure the sequence of scripts is correct and … Continue reading

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MVC–Displaying Content from Ajax calls

This article illustrates two approaches to retrieving content from a service using an Ajax query in the MVC framework.  The first calls a method on a controller to paint a partial view.  The second retrieves html markup from a Web … Continue reading

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jQuery UI Accordion and jQuery BBQ

The following illustrates how the jQuery UI Accordion can be used in combination with jQuery BBQ.  Using the accordion example as a base, I made the following changes: Buttons I added a series of buttons that set the active option of … Continue reading

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