Flagrant Badassery

A JavaScript and regular expression centric blog

Archive for August, 2007

Capturing Multiple, Optional HTML Attribute Values

Let's say you wanted to find all <div> tags, and capture their id and class attribute values. Anyone who's spent much time parsing HTML with regular expressions is probably aware that it can get quite tricky to match or capture multiple, specific attribute values with one regex, considering that the regex needs to allow for […]

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RegexPal: Web-Based Regex Testing Reinvented

Yes I know, there are many other JavaScript regex testers available. Why did I create yet another? RegexPal brings several new things to the table for such web-based apps, and in my (biased) opinion it's easier to use and more helpful towards learning regular expressions than the others currently available. Additionally, most other such tools […]

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