Ken Brazier's blog

Tiiimestamp ain't on my side

No it ain't.

I had an existing MySQL table with a few columns, e.g. x, y, and z, and I needed to add a timestamp column `ts` to it. But when I tried, the column was filled with "<Error>" values. Read on to see how I fixed it.

:after{awesome!} is :before{CSS}

Or, "How to replace an entire text title with CSS".

For the longest time, I thought it was a cardinal rule of CSS: You can add pictures, but you can't add text. I must have been aiming for extremely old browser support when I learned this, probably IE6, because with modern browsers it's clearly wrong. Not only can you add text to a page with CSS, I've found a way to actually replace small pieces of text like short headings.

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