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Links to web image carousel and presentation software: Bootstrap’s carousel component: automatically cycle though images or slides of text reveal.js: JavaScript framework for creating step by step slideshow presentations Porteus Kiosk: simple, but quite powerful, display screen and slideshow system for x86 computers. Screenly: digital signage system for Raspberry Pi computers (Thanks to various colleagues […]

Apache web server directives are processed according to Apache’s merging rules (Directory, Files, Location, etc). But when multiple Aliases or Redirects occur in the same context (for example, in the same <VirtualHost> section) they are processed in a particular order. First, all Redirects are processed before Aliases are processed, and therefore a request that matches […]

One of the easiest ways to alter the appearance of your website is to include suggested fonts in your site’s style sheet. Originally, you had to list a number of fonts in your style sheet (ultimately finishing with the appropriate “generic” font family type as a final fall-back), hoping that people reading your website would […]


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