Rubber Duck Scripts & Tutorials

Tricks and Tools of the Trade

Joomla Menu Manager Tips & Tricks Video

I found this video which was recorded at a presentation I gave to the Brisbane Joomla User's Group on 17 July 2013. It describes a method for creating a Split-Menu using only tools provided by Joomla 3 straight out of the box. It was kind of a dry-run for a series of workshops on Joomla 3 that I delivered for the State Library of Queensland. VERY cringe-worthy ...

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Git(Hub) Init

GitHub's Octocat

Git and GitHub are - aside from your Text Editor or IDE - the most essential tools in a coder's arsenal.

Used in conjunction, they become much more than version control and source code management tools - and whether you're a professional or hobbyist, Git and GitHub should be as familiar to you as your IDE. In fact, it's a good bet that at least Git - and perhaps even GitHub - are already integrated with your IDE being among the most popular VCS tools available.

Here's a cheat sheet that I put together for myself - but I figured that you lot might find it useful as well:

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