How to add icons in html select options ??

In one of our recent project, we need to add icons such as fontawesome, glyphicons etc to the options text in HTML select element. But the problem was HTML strips any tags inside option tag of select field.

To add icons in select option text we have to use bootstrap-select plugin, which is great plugin for customizing plain html select with some great customization options using bootstrap style.With this plugin we can style the select element with only simple data attributes or initialize with Javascript.
With this plugin, there are two methods available to add icons to select options

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How to validate dynamically generated input fields with jQuery Validation plugin ??

As we know jQuery validation plugin is the most commonly used client side form validation library which provides plenty of customization with an ease to save time for manually validating each HTML form elements from scratch.

Though this plugin provides lots of inbuilt function to customize validation, sometimes it becomes tricky to properly use this plugin as per our requirements.
For example in one of my recent project I was in a need to validate dynamically generated fields.
With some research, I came up with a solution which I’m describing below with an example.

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Adding Custom Data for Products During Add To Cart

Adding Custom data to WooCommerce Order during ‘Add to cart’

I was working on an E-Commerce application using WooCommerce WordPress plugin. Here the requirement was users can add custom information for each product they ‘add to cart’. The task seemed difficult at the beginning but after understanding the various hooks it was just a series of steps that needed to be followed and it worked like a charm.

In this post, you will find a step-by-step detailed explanation which will definitely help you to achieve the objective of adding custom information for products during ordering.

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A Framework or a CMS? What is better to choose?

While developing a website the first technical decision which needs you need to take is ‘what technical stack to use so that it meets all our requirement ?’, and somewhere in the process it also includes ‘What to choose – CMS or MVC framework ?’

In this article, I am sharing my personal experience which helps me to decide between CMS and MVC framework. But before that, lets us have a brief introduction of CMS and MVC framework.

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Creating Portfolio website for your Business

Customer have become internet savy, they google out before using a service or purchasing any product. They like to see your portfolio and hear what other are saying about you ( review and feedback ). This helps them to make better decision.

Like for example a group of friends would like search for restaurants nearby them and choose the one with better portfolio, similarly a person looking for a garage to repair his car/bike, or opting for accounting service, or before purchasing costly dress from a shop, or using marketing service and many other will make a research before opting you.

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[ Detailed ] Choose best hosting for your web application

While working with many entrepreneurs, start-up founders, business leader having less web technical knowledge we often got asked the question, ‘which type of hosting should we purchase to meet our need of having a high performance secured website ?’.

There are several web hosting packages available, such as shared hosting, VPS, dedicated hosting, and cloud hosting. And your hosting requirements will depend on the kind of applications you want to run on your hosting account. For a less technical person choosing one is difficult. In this post I will be writing about all these hosting types and a guide to choosing one.

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What is SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) and How it works ??

SSL also used as Transport Layer Security (TLS) is the standard security technology for establishing a secure encrypted link between a web host and a web browser.In simple words in this technology any information going to or from a server gets encrypted automatically which prevents hackers from manipulating any sensitive information.
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Practical and useful tips on speeding up your web applications

Speed of a website matters !

You’re using a web application, it takes 5-10 sec to load each page or to complete ajax requests. How does it feels ? Awful, isnt’ it ? You will lose up your patience and will switch to a suitable alternative.

Similarly, you own a SaaS application with a good user interface and many useful functionalities. A end-user sign-up and found it to be slow enough for his use. Every page keeps on loading for 5-10 seconds.
Will she come back again to your ? Will she upgrade her package from free to a paid member ?

This is why speed of a website matters.
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Top features which must be present in Every SaaS application

Every software as a service application (SaaS) are built to solve certain problem, to ease the life of users and to help drive the business of users, all without having them invest thousand of dollars in software development, maintenance, upgradation and hardware cost.

Despite having vast useful industry specific features, many lags some small common feature which if added can increase their customer base multi folds and will provide better user satistication.
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