Javascript Asyncronous Loading

I feel like I should let my discoveries be known and promote bloggers that provided me with a solution to the problems I face day to day during development. I was working on fixing page speed issues with the last company that I worked for called EmpowHER. This company, which is a health social media site, uses Drupal as the tool of choice to do rapid development and provide the necessary content management system for the writers to post on. The issue with using Drupal is that it tends to shy away from optimizing JavaScript to its full potential and just deals with backend development. Though this may be the case JavaScript helped solve the issue on slow page speed by utilizing something called a lazy loading technique.

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Where to Buy Oversized Abstract Canvas Art

Buying Oversized Abstract Canvas Art can be an excellent way to get more art for your money. The problem is many amateur artists don’t know where to look when they want to find a good deal on an oversized canvas. There are many online art galleries that sell artwork, but you need to watch out for fake artists and spammers who will sell you an overpriced piece of junk. There are also local art galleries that you can visit, but they might not have many pieces in stock, or if they do, they might not be exactly what you are looking for. Continue reading “Where to Buy Oversized Abstract Canvas Art”

Gmail Contextual Gadget (Part 2)

Last post I talked about how to set up the manifest to trigger whenever there are certain key words in your email message. Though now I want to talk about how to go about building a button and list gadget. This button and drop down list will appear each time it matches the regular expression that one sets up in the application manifest.

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Gmail Contextual Gadget (Part 1)

So last time I posted I said that I wanted to develop a widget of sorts that gave the user the ability to save message threads from Gmail into a CRM application. From what I researched there was two possible solutions to the problem that I was facing one was to use an application called Rapportive and the other was to use Google’s new Gmail Gadgets API.

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