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Sync menu and product category header via java script

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Hi, I’m hopping someone can point me in the right direction or provide advice for the following:

I’m currently developing the following website via third-party ColdFusion catalog system which I have limited control over:
http://ideas4promo.com/item_choose.cfm?listing=QuickSearch&strip=0&ClearL istOrder=true
I’d like to show relevant “category” matching header content above the products displayed for all of the categories available via menu category selection.
However, this third-party catalog system doesn’t have this type of feature available, so I’d like to add this dynamically via JavaScript if reasonably possible?
Working example: (Note: different catalog system) http://www.discountmugs.com/nc/category/promotional-pens/

Question: Can a JavaScript be written so when the user clicks a menu “category” the JavaScript will capture the menu “category” choice and use it to pull the relevant matching content from (a remote server) and place it into tag <div id=”categoryHeader”> above the matching category products within the catalog page. (Note: I currently have a remote server setup and ready for this purpose.)

Technical details:
Catalog type: <ColdFusion>
Doc type: <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd">
User code integration method: <written content blocks> (i.e. user code pre-uploaded to written content blocks for parsing by ColdFusion into catalog pages)
Available written content areas:
- <table><td>
- <header><meta>
- <root level directory> (i.e. file upload to user root folder) Note: I prefer storing files on my remote server and using links if possible.
Menu type: <Ajatix> (i.e. Advanced CSS Drop Down Menus)
Note: All <written content blocks> are parsed by ColdFusion and dynamically written into its catalog pages as a whole for browser display.

Thank you very much for any help or advice you can offer.
Dec 13 '11 #1
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