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Global Events in Meteor

Unlike template helpers which can be added globally via registerHelpers, in Meteor, global events are DIY. While adding tooltips to our upcoming web app, we needed to add click events to multiple templates and Template.body.events wasn’t going to work for our setup. So, we did a simple little workaround and used a jQuery plugin. jQuery […]
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Resolving Duplicate PDF and HTML Content for Google

Recently, a client began receiving a significant portion of traffic to a specific PDF on their domain, but because the traffic was directed from Google straight to the PDF, all interaction with the site and marketing was being lost. The fix, if applied correctly is simple, but worth noting that it took about 5 weeks […]
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Why We Chose to Ride a Meteor

For developers, startups and small shops placing value on the philosophies behind “Minimum Viable Product” and iterative prototyping, Meteor is worth consideration. Serious consideration. Before writing any code for our new project, we looked at a lot of frameworks (runner up was Laravel). In the end, we believe that the direction Meteor is headed is […]
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