Category Archives: General web dev

Can I use the Myriad font on my website?

You sure can. ┬áBut as it’s a commercial font then you can’t host that font yourself unless you have expressed consent from its creators. This is to prevent other users who haven’t purchased the font file from taking it from … read more >>

Hide the tooltip bubble thing in a Google Maps embed

In case I’m not the only one who doesn’t like Google Maps popup tooltip info speech bubble thing, I thought I’d share how to not show it. Here’s the regular Google Maps embed code: <iframe width=”300″ height=”300″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no” marginheight=”0″ … read more >>

Can I use the Avenir font on my website?

Yes. Yes you can. ┬áBut as it’s a commercial font then you can’t host that font yourself unless you have expressed consent from its creators. This is to prevent other users who haven’t purchased the font file from taking it … read more >>

Facebook is caching my website sharing information…

So I recently found out the hard way that Facebook likes to cache sharing meta information for pages which have been shared on there. The Problem I was working on a site where I was testing some social media sharing … read more >>