Javascript to stop vimeo video meme

Stop vimeo video with JavaScript when inactive

How to use JavaScript to stop/pause a vimeo video when it should be inactive My latest project had me coding a product/service walk-through for a TV production firm that potential guests could use to better navigate and comprehend the various segments produced as well as the firm’s production cycle.  Since there are various segments produced and then distributed in various …

rails search form - searching multiple attributes

Rails Search Form – searching multiple attributes with one search bar

On the custom CRM I built users could originally search for clients or prospects by searching for the company name or the website. When I first created this ability I had two search forms (one for company name and one for website) side by side, along with the ability to view all companies in the database based on the company …

Rails – Maintaining Active Record Associations through edit form partials the hard, then easy, way

Today’s post is something of a cautionary tale. It’s from a friend of mine who would totally work on a solution for days and then find a much easier and efficient solution that renders all of his work useless right before he writes a post about said now ridiculous solution. Obviously it’s not about me – by reading further you …

Rails – Organizing the Index page and searching by topic

All of the companies in my custom CRM have a topic associated with them – these range from “Architecture” to “Outdoor” companies.  Several users want to be able to view a list of companies under each category before they begin compiling their own lead list of companies to contact so today we’ll set up an option on our index page …

Rails – Getting your rails application deployed on Heroku

So I’m creating another application for my portfolio that will be a tracking tool for sales professionals. In several previous positions I’ve been in charge of sales teams or even entire divisions. Part of being a good manager/director is helping the representatives with their cold calls. One of the most basic ways to help sales reps stay productive and profitable …