Being a developer, we often write code related blog posts and often struggle with its’ formatting. Here’s what I need:
- Render code with good formatting
- Allow copy and paste
- Allow me to manage changes to the code
It’s been around for a while now, but Gist deserves to be the source view provider on all blogs. This post details how to get that to work on Tumblr in less than 5 minutes.
Here’s a working demo.
I was on a mid size business site recently and happened to discover how they did their vertical navigation menu ribbon. This is no rocket science, but was surprised that they had built a space ship by embedding image tags and additional spans, stuff that should be pure CSS concern, to their DOM.
SQL Server supports importing data from text files. This is a really performant way to insert large data sets in a single operation. The following example imports it from a CSV file:
bulk insert test from ‘C:\data.csv’
I used this technique in Socialtops to insert large amount of data for SQL processing.