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Exploring DOM Mutation Observation In Alpine.js 3.13.5
Exploring DOM Mutation Observation In Alpine.js 3.13.5
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel looks at Alpine.js' ability to observe and react to DOM manipulation within the current document....
Various Ways To Get ColdFusion Data Into An Alpine.js Component
Various Ways To Get ColdFusion Data Into An Alpine.js Component
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel explores several ways in which to get ColdFusion data into an Alpine.js component....                                      
Recursive Template Rendering In Alpine.js 3.13.5
Recursive Template Rendering In Alpine.js 3.13.5
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates how to recursively render a tree data structure in Alpine.js 3.13.5 using his x-template-outlet directive....
Creating A Template-Outlet Directive In Alpine.js 3.13.5
Creating A Template-Outlet Directive In Alpine.js 3.13.5
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates how to render templates using a template-outlet directive in Alpine.js 3.13.5....
Cloning Templates In Alpine.js 3.13.5
Cloning Templates In Alpine.js 3.13.5
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates how to clone template elements in Alpine.js 3.13.5; and, how to supply an intermediary scope to each cloned element....
Overcoming Asymmetric Prototype Property Access With Proxies In JavaScript
Overcoming Asymmetric Prototype Property Access With Proxies In JavaScript
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates how the Proxy object can be used to change prototype chain access in JavaScript....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 167: Do You Have A Brand?
Working Code Podcast - Episode 167: Do You Have A Brand?
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about personal brand building....                                      
Scoping Reactive Object References In The DOM In Alpine.js 3
Scoping Reactive Object References In The DOM In Alpine.js 3
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel creates a custom directive in Alpine.js 3.13.5 that allows an x-data reactive object to be scoped for more obvious access....
Creating A CSS Class Name Directive In Apline.js 3
Creating A CSS Class Name Directive In Apline.js 3
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates how to dynamically bind CSS class names using a custom directive in Alpine.js 3.13.5....
Submitting Forms With CMD+Enter In Alpine.js
Submitting Forms With CMD+Enter In Alpine.js
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel looks at several ways to submit a form using the CMD+Enter key combination in Alpine.js....
Hello World In Svelte JS 4
Hello World In Svelte JS 4
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel explores Svelte JS for the first time, building an interactive JSON explorer in Svelte 4.2.10....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 166: Successful Onboarding
Working Code Podcast - Episode 166: Successful Onboarding
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about onboarding new employees....                                      
Casting Java Structs And Arrays To ColdFusion Structs And Arrays
Casting Java Structs And Arrays To ColdFusion Structs And Arrays
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates how to cast Java arrays and objects into ColdFusion native arrays and structs....
Polyfill Form Field Grouping Using Bracket Notation In Adobe ColdFusion
Polyfill Form Field Grouping Using Bracket Notation In Adobe ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates how to polyfill form field grouping via bracket notation in Adobe ColdFusion....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 165: Agile Methodology With Brian Sadler
Working Code Podcast - Episode 165: Agile Methodology With Brian Sadler
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk to Brian Sadler about Agile Methodology and how to apply agile best practices at work....
Conditionally Updating Columns When Using ON DUPLICATE KEY UPDATE In MySQL
Conditionally Updating Columns When Using ON DUPLICATE KEY UPDATE In MySQL
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates how to conditionally update a column inside an INSERT ... ON DUPLICATE KEY UPDATE clause in MySQL....
Comparing Binary Values In ColdFusion
Comparing Binary Values In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel looks at two different ways to compare binary values (ie, byte arrays) in ColdFusion....                                      
Working Code Podcast - Episode 164: Potluck
Working Code Podcast - Episode 164: Potluck
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about a variety of topics including a mini retrospective, solo programming, and the current browser landscape....
Performance Of Struct vs. Ordered Struct In ColdFusion
Performance Of Struct vs. Ordered Struct In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel explores the performance characteristics of structs vs. ordered structs in ColdFusion....                                      
Powering Email Unsubscribe Links Using Signed URLs In ColdFusion
Powering Email Unsubscribe Links Using Signed URLs In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates how to use HMAC signatures to power Unsubscribe links in ColdFusion. These links allows users to manage subscription settings without having to login.... ...
Converting Strings To Integers Using Hash, HashCode, And CRC-32 In ColdFusion
Converting Strings To Integers Using Hash, HashCode, And CRC-32 In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel considers different ways to map strings onto integers in ColdFusion: hashCode, MD5 hash, and CRC-32....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 163: Exposing Yourself To New Technology
Working Code Podcast - Episode 163: Exposing Yourself To New Technology
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about the challenges of learning new technology; and, the disconnect between the demand of learning and the expectation of understanding.... ...
Always Identify Your Calling Service Within The HTTP User Agent Header
Always Identify Your Calling Service Within The HTTP User Agent Header
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel suggests that all calling services be identified in the HTTP User-Agent header; and then, secondarily, in any additional custom HTTP headers.... ...
Always Identify Your Calling Service Within The HTTP Usage Agent Header
Always Identify Your Calling Service Within The HTTP Usage Agent Header
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel suggests that all calling services be identified in the HTTP User-Agent header; and then, secondarily, in any additional custom HTTP headers.... ...
Generating Secure URL Signatures To Prevent Tampering In ColdFusion
Generating Secure URL Signatures To Prevent Tampering In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates how to generate secure URLs using URL signatures in order to prevent URL tampering in ColdFusion....
Define Your Email Content Using Pure Templates In ColdFusion
Define Your Email Content Using Pure Templates In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates why defining emails using pure templates creates a lot of flexibility in ColdFusion....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 162: Not Enough Time
Working Code Podcast - Episode 162: Not Enough Time
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about strategies for managing the overwhelming amount of stuff that we have to do in a finite amount of time....
Timeboxing Code Execution In ColdFusion
Timeboxing Code Execution In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates several ways to create an abstraction for timeboxed code execution in ColdFusion....
Using Per-Application Mappings To Alias Files In ColdFusion
Using Per-Application Mappings To Alias Files In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates that per-application mappings in ColdFusion can map directly to files, not just directories....
Consuming Large Configuration Files Inside A ColdFusion Component
Consuming Large Configuration Files Inside A ColdFusion Component
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel looks at how to consume large external configuration files inside a ColdFusion component....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 161: Goals For 2024
Working Code Podcast - Episode 161: Goals For 2024
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about their goals for 2024. And, invite you to submit suggestions on how the show can be improved....
Lessons Learned From Sending 7 Million Emails In 5 Days Using ColdFusion
Lessons Learned From Sending 7 Million Emails In 5 Days Using ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel shares everything he learned after sending 7 million emails over 5 days using ColdFusion....
Using Cloudflare Turnstile reCAPTCHA-Alternative In ColdFusion
Using Cloudflare Turnstile reCAPTCHA-Alternative In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel looks at using Cloudflare Turnstile in ColdFusion as a CAPTCHA alternative....                                      
Follow-Up On Error Handling During Async Iteration In ColdFusion
Follow-Up On Error Handling During Async Iteration In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel continues to explore error handling during async iteration in ColdFusion. It seems that Adobe ColdFusion 2023 and Lucee CFML 6 have different behaviors.... ...
Proof Of Concept: CFHttp With A Retry Policy In ColdFusion
Proof Of Concept: CFHttp With A Retry Policy In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel explores the notion of a Retry Policy for CFHttp requests in ColdFusion....                                      
Considering The Ergonomics Of Tags And Objects In ColdFusion
Considering The Ergonomics Of Tags And Objects In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel considers the ergonomics of Tag and Object APIs in ColdFusion....                                      
Working Code Podcast - Episode 160: Design Systems And Coding Philosophy
Working Code Podcast - Episode 160: Design Systems And Coding Philosophy
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about design systems, programming philosophy, and the notion of an Overview Effect in the history of computing....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 159: No Effort December Returns
Working Code Podcast - Episode 159: No Effort December Returns
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about random topics in another installment of No Effort December. Happy new year!...
Feature Flags Book: I Eat, I Sleep, I Feature Flag
Feature Flags Book: I Eat, I Sleep, I Feature Flag
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: I Eat, I Sleep, I Feature Flag...
Feature Flags Book: What If I Can Only Deploy Every 2 Weeks?
Feature Flags Book: What If I Can Only Deploy Every 2 Weeks?
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: What If I Can Only Deploy Every 2 Weeks?...
Feature Flags Book: Getting From No To Yes
Feature Flags Book: Getting From No To Yes
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Getting From No To Yes...
Feature Flags Book: Product Release vs. Marketing Release
Feature Flags Book: Product Release vs. Marketing Release
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Product Release vs. Marketing Release...
Feature Flags Book: Increasing Agility With Dynamic Code
Feature Flags Book: Increasing Agility With Dynamic Code
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Increasing Agility With Dynamic Code...
Feature Flags Book: Measuring Team Productivity
Feature Flags Book: Measuring Team Productivity
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Measuring Team Productivity...
Feature Flags Book: Removing The Cost Of Context Switching
Feature Flags Book: Removing The Cost Of Context Switching
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Removing The Cost Of Context Switching...
Feature Flags Book: An Opinionated Guide To Pull Requests (PRs)
Feature Flags Book: An Opinionated Guide To Pull Requests (PRs)
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: An Opinionated Guide To Pull Requests (PRs)...
Feature Flags Book: Building Inclusive Products
Feature Flags Book: Building Inclusive Products
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Building Inclusive Products...
Feature Flags Book: People Like Us Do Things Like This
Feature Flags Book: People Like Us Do Things Like This
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: People Like Us Do Things Like This...
Feature Flags Book: Transforming Your Company Culture
Feature Flags Book: Transforming Your Company Culture
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: Transforming Your Product Development Workflow, chapter: A Cultural Revolution...
Feature Flags Book: A Cultural Revolution
Feature Flags Book: A Cultural Revolution
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: A Cultural Revolution...
Feature Flags Book: Logs, Metrics, And Feature Flags
Feature Flags Book: Logs, Metrics, And Feature Flags
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Logs, Metrics, And Feature Flags...
Feature Flags Book: Track Actions, Not Feature Flag State
Feature Flags Book: Track Actions, Not Feature Flag State
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Track Actions, Not Feature Flag State...
Feature Flags Book: Build vs. Buy
Feature Flags Book: Build vs. Buy
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Build vs. Buy...
Feature Flags Book: Not Everything Can Be Feature Flagged
Feature Flags Book: Not Everything Can Be Feature Flagged
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Not Everything Can Be Feature Flagged...
Feature Flags Book: The Hidden Cost Of Feature Flags
Feature Flags Book: The Hidden Cost Of Feature Flags
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: The Hidden Cost Of Feature Flags...
Feature Flags Book: Ownership Boundaries
Feature Flags Book: Ownership Boundaries
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Ownership Boundaries...
Feature Flags Book: Life Without Automated Testing
Feature Flags Book: Life Without Automated Testing
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Life Without Automated Testing...
Feature Flags Book: Bridging The Sophistication Gap
Feature Flags Book: Bridging The Sophistication Gap
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Bridging The Sophistication Gap...
Feature Flags Book: Server-Side vs. Client-Side
Feature Flags Book: Server-Side vs. Client-Side
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Server-Side vs. Client-Side...
Feature Flags Book: Use Cases
Feature Flags Book: Use Cases
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Use Cases...
Feature Flags Book: Life-Cycle Of A Feature Flag
Feature Flags Book: Life-Cycle Of A Feature Flag
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Life-Cycle Of A Feature Flag...
Feature Flags Book: Types Of Feature Flags
Feature Flags Book: Types Of Feature Flags
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Types Of Feature Flags...
Feature Flags Book: The User Experience (UX) Of Feature Flag Targeting
Feature Flags Book: The User Experience (UX) Of Feature Flag Targeting
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: The User Experience (UX) Of Feature Flag Targeting...
Feature Flags Book: Going Deep On Feature Flag Targeting
Feature Flags Book: Going Deep On Feature Flag Targeting
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Going Deep On Feature Flag Targeting...
Feature Flags Book: Key Terms And Concepts
Feature Flags Book: Key Terms And Concepts
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Key Terms And Concepts...
Feature Flags Book: Feature Flags, An Introduction
Feature Flags Book: Feature Flags, An Introduction
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Feature Flags, An Introduction...
Feature Flags Book: The Status Quo
Feature Flags Book: The Status Quo
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: The Status Quo...
Feature Flags Book: Of Outages And Incidents
Feature Flags Book: Of Outages And Incidents
Ben Nadel
Discussion of Ben Nadel's book, Feature Flags: From Concept to Cultural Revolution, chapter: Of Outages And Incidents...
Generating Pandoc Heading Identifiers In ColdFusion
Generating Pandoc Heading Identifiers In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel uses ColdFusion to generate Pandoc-compatible heading identifiers, which he dynamically injected into the HTML of his Feature Flags book site.... ...
Creating A Marquee Effect With CSS Animations
Creating A Marquee Effect With CSS Animations
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel implements a marquee effect using CSS to animate transitions....                                      
Multi-Var Assignments In A Single Line In ColdFusion
Multi-Var Assignments In A Single Line In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates that multiple local variable declarations can be performed in a single expression in ColdFusion....
Reflecting On Natural Language Operators In ColdFusion
Reflecting On Natural Language Operators In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel reflects on why he never uses the natural language operators in ColdFusion. It's just emotions all the way down....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 155: We're Thankful For Software
Working Code Podcast - Episode 155: We're Thankful For Software
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about the various software programs and paradigms that they are thankful to have in their lives....
The RegEx Of Everyday Things
The RegEx Of Everyday Things
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel shares his daily RegEx usage in order to inspire people to start using pattern matching in their daily lives....
Early Access: Feature Flags - From Concept To Cultural Revolution
Early Access: Feature Flags - From Concept To Cultural Revolution
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel announces and early access version of his book: Feature Flags - From Concept to Cultural Revolution....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 154: Premortems And Log Levels
Working Code Podcast - Episode 154: Premortems And Log Levels
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk premortems and the power of creating a safe space of failure. Also, logging strategies and the reason so many logs are terrible.... ...
Working Code Podcast - Episode 153: Our Biggest Failures
Working Code Podcast - Episode 153: Our Biggest Failures
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about their biggest failures in an effort to remove the social stigma around failure....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 152: Crontab, AI, And Book Publishing
Working Code Podcast - Episode 152: Crontab, AI, And Book Publishing
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about visualizing cron jobs, learning about artificial intelligence at Harvard, and publishing books....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 151: Async Human Solutions
Working Code Podcast - Episode 151: Async Human Solutions
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about the chaos that is life; and, how real world problems are sometimes best mitigated with human solutions, not technical one.... ...
Using FileReadLine() With Seekable Files In ColdFusion
Using FileReadLine() With Seekable Files In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel explores the use of fileReadLine() in conjunction with seekable files in ColdFusion....                                      
Working Code Podcast - Episode 144: The Power Of One
Working Code Podcast - Episode 144: The Power Of One
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about the "Power of One" - picking a single, small goal that can be accomplished (and celebrated)....
Coming Soon: Feature Flags - From Concept To Cultural Revolution
Coming Soon: Feature Flags - From Concept To Cultural Revolution
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel is going to try his hand at writing a book: Feature Flags - From Concept to Cultural Revolution, an opinionated guide to product development.... ...
Using Labeled Loops In JavaScript
Using Labeled Loops In JavaScript
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel explores labeled loops in JavaScript, exerting control flow on an outer loop from within an inner loop context....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 143: Moving On, Rewriting, And Replatforming
Working Code Podcast - Episode 143: Moving On, Rewriting, And Replatforming
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk about moving on - from jobs, from relationships, from roles, from tech stacks, etc....
Including CSS File Content Using CFInclude In ColdFusion
Including CSS File Content Using CFInclude In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel uses the CFInclude tag to inline a .CSS file into his ColdFusion page in order to reduce network requests and latency....
Using Labeled Loops In ColdFusion
Using Labeled Loops In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel explores the use of loop labels in ColdFusion to control and outer loop from an inner loop....
Using Seekable Read Files In ColdFusion
Using Seekable Read Files In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel looks at using fileSeek() to randomly access seekable files in ColdFusion....                                      
Using CFLoop To Iterate Over A File Line-By-Line In ColdFusion
Using CFLoop To Iterate Over A File Line-By-Line In ColdFusion
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel demonstrates how to read a text file line-by-line using CFLoop in ColdFusion....                                      
Using Feature Flags To Hack Your Own Psychology
Using Feature Flags To Hack Your Own Psychology
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel discusses the psychological benefits of using feature flags as a way to provide landmarks and a sense of continual progress....
Working Code Podcast - Episode 142: Tangents All The Way Down
Working Code Podcast - Episode 142: Tangents All The Way Down
Ben Nadel
Ben Nadel and the crew talk all manner of randomness from vendoring files to the trap of innovation....



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