Category Archives: Issues

Last Minute!

I submitted my project on Friday which I am extremely pleased about! However, on the Thursday the day before, I had realised my upload file button hadn’t yet been coded to enable the uploading of PDF and video files. This … Continue reading

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Browser Compatibility

I have been testing MEDIA LINK on Google Chrome throughout the year and have just opened the website in Firefox and some aspects of the design are incorrectly placed! Admittedly, I should have checked this earlier on in the year, … Continue reading

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Encrypting Passwords

Today I have encrypted the passwords of my site. On reflection, I should have done this at the very beginning of the project, not only for security reasons, but also for convenience. I was unaware that once a users profile … Continue reading

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Meltdown!

I felt it was appropriate to name this blog post: “Meltdown!” because that is what I have experienced this week! I have had some huge problems using the Foundation CSS framework. Originally, I had thought that I could use Foundation … Continue reading

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Map Functionality

http://www.chengfolio.com/google_map_customizer#customizablemap https://developers.google.com/maps/tutorials/customizing/custom-markers file:///Users/lottiemonk/Downloads/mapsandplacesplusgeolocation/mapsandplacesplusgeolocation.html The above links have been fantastic for my research into geo-location. There are several different ways to embed google maps into a website, with the easiest strategy using Google maps, typing in a search and clicking the … Continue reading

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Issue with ‘changing password’ feature

I am experiencing some issues with the change password feature of my website. My code is as follows: <?php session_start(); if(!isset($_SESSION[‘USERID’])) require_once (‘encryptpage.php’); require_once (‘cleanstring.php’); require_once (‘homestart.php’); ?> <?php $password = clean_string($db_server, $_POST[‘password’]); $newpassword = clean_string($db_server, $_POST[‘newpassword’]); $repeatnewpassword = clean_string($db_server, … Continue reading

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Trial and Error

I have been experiencing some great difficulty with the page layout of Media Link. Downloading foundation has helped me with the appearance of the pop up boxes, however the package is driven by a grid system which can be confusing … Continue reading

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