Meet Rob H

Name: Rob H

Bio: Hi my name is Rob Hills. At most times you will find me playing around with Magento and Wordpress. I am always looking to improve my web development knowledge – this ranges from PHP, Javascript, jQuery, XML etc. Other than web development – I produce Dance Music. My biggest achievement is getting my track played by Kutski on Radio 1..

Posts by Rob H:


In this short tutorial, Rob Hills will show an alternative way of embedding a YouTube video using basic JavaScript and HTML. Continue reading


Today I am going to show you how to detect if the web user is using an out to date version of Internet Explorer. There are a few methods you can use to achieve this, in this tutorial I will … Continue reading


jQuery Pop Up Box

I have found it a regular request from clients to have animated pop up boxes containing content such as video and images etc. You can say they were looking for something quite similar to the Light Box and Fancy Box … Continue reading


Today I am going to show you how to create a simple contact form spam checker using php. Some people aren’t keen on image captchas because they think they look out of place, ugly and so on. If this is … Continue reading



Today I am going to continue talking about the $_SERVER[] array. However, instead of selecting ‘REQUEST_URI’ to determine which page the user is on – I will use ‘SCRIPT_FILENAME’. So lets start by writing the following php code to see … Continue reading

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