Random Primate

Web Design and Development

Accidentally Deleted Files?

Posted on July 8th, 2014

Holy crash, my files are missing!

Getting back the files:

First we will need Ubuntu, we can proceed by installing ubuntu or just trying it through the live image you download.


Can’t connect to local MySQL server through socket

Posted on March 29th, 2014

This error has many possibilities but most are very easy to solve. Let’s check out some of them and let me know if they didn’t solve your problem and we’ll look into it. We’ll make sure the mysql daemon is turned on, fix your path variable and look at the predefined socket directory.



Posted on January 31st, 2014

I’m currently migrating from Blogger so there will be some inconsistencies for a bit. If your looking for a post from my last blog try this link.

SVG animated badge with JQuery.

Posted on September 22nd, 2013

This tutorial will focus on coding some animated behaviour for an SVG UI element. You can see the result in the following pen and the code will also be available from Codepen and Github. I have applied it on the Random Primate landing site where you can see it in action.

See the Pen SVG Animated Badge by Jose Torres (@Random-Primate) on CodePen.