Category Archives: html

Mediawiki Acronyms

I was working on a project that used a lot acronyms and terminology that I didn’t know yet. It was making me crazy, so eventually I created a Terminology extension for media wiki. You can see a demo of it on CyanogenMod’s Wiki. And see the Terminology source page. (and contribute to it!) Anyway, hope… Read More »

Twisty 3: Simple and lightweight Disclosure Triangles for the web

Twisties, otherwise known as “Disclosure Triangles” are little triangles (►) that twist (▼) when clicked to hide or show content on the page. I’m working on a web page that has a lot of content, but didn’t want it all displayed all the time. I searched around for a little while trying to find a… Read More »

Even more twisty HTML

Whew! Yesterday I received a number of comments and complaints about my small twisty (disclosure triangle) library. To review: It didn’t work in Internet Explorer. (Not too surprising since I don’t have access to a Windows machine for testing.) It was a little ugly. (Okay, no one said that, but I think it was implied.)… Read More »

Twisty HTML

Edit: I’ve created an updated version of this library and described it at Even More Twisty HTML. I don’t recommend using the version described below because of the issues people have reported. Twisties, otherwise known as “Disclosure Triangles” are little triangles (►) that twist (▼) when clicked to hide or show content on the page.… Read More »