Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

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Password Masking

Single-page site presenting a study into the effects of showing vs masking a password when entering it in an input field. In summary:

Clear text passwords do increase usability, but don’t force the change upon your customers. Offer it as an option and let them use it when they feel comfortable.

HTML5Pattern

Regexes for use in HTML5 input fields for things like postcodes and credit card numbers. Useful regex resource in its own right.