Splatforms and Adobe Spry

The Spry framework for Ajax from Adobe Labs is quite unique in its approach to handling XML data. According to their home page: Spry is a JavaScript-based framework that enables the rapid development of Ajax-powered web pages. Not a JavaScript guru? No problem. Spry was designed to feel like an extension of HTML and CSS, […]

Splatforms and Velocimacros

Although we have already paid tribute to the value of Apache Velocity, one thing that we neglected to mention was one of its most powerful features, Velocity macros, or Velocimacros as they are officially known. According to the Velocity User Guide, The #macro script element allows template designers to define a repeated segment of a […]

Splatforms and Public Calendars

Many web site operators use Social Bookmarking to create backlinks to their site(s) in an effort to improve their ranking in various search engines such as Google, Yahoo!, and Bing. This can be a very effective strategy, and tools such as Splatforms.com can make the work involved in implementing a Social Bookmarking strategy considerably easier. […]