Integrating the jQuery Validation plugin with Twitter Bootstrap

Posted by on Oct 22, 2012 in CodeIgniter, jQuery | 5 Comments

Twitter Bootstrap has some nice styling for error messages in forms. Using jQuery form validation could come handy and its actually pretty easy to integrate. The question is, how do we use the Bootstrap styling along with jQuery Validation plugin? Read on for more.

A little dot that made me pull my hair off

Posted by on Oct 15, 2010 in jQuery, Various, XHTML | No Comments

I was coding a long signup form, a very nice one, with the jQuery Validation Plugin, but it wasn’t working. I started to strip the code, piece by piece so I can identify what was causing the plugin to ignore the form and I came up with the most stupid error you will ever seen […]

Element indexes and jQuery

Posted by on Aug 10, 2010 in jQuery | No Comments

Once the DOM is structured by the browser, each element in our HTML page has an index relative to its parent. Retrieving an element’s index with jQuery is an easy task, and it is so useful that it can save you a couple of lines of code.

Change selected option by value on select list with jQuery

Posted by on Aug 10, 2010 in jQuery | 3 Comments

You have a select element, and you need to “select” one of its options based on one of its values. What you do is use the “selected-selector” of jQuery to do it in a single line. Lets say I have the following select element and I need to dynamically select the option with a value […]