Saving Money Blog

Ok, It's been a long time in the making, I'll be the first to admit. This is a blog by a colleague of mine who shall remain nameless. There are some interesting tips on saving money and some cute lil' rants. Check it out: Save Money. … [Read more...]

Optmize Images for the Web

Some more very basic information on image optimization. If you've had some experience with Photoshop or even just some basic image editor you can skip this. This is for the people who upload a 2.5 MB image and use HTML tags to "reduce the … [Read more...]

Very Basic CSS for Beginners

Not much more to say than, here's the link. Dan at WebDeveloperNow, has a nice lil' basic CSS run down for beginners. Skip this if you've had to hack together some stuff before. … [Read more...]

SWFUpload beta: Upload Using Flash

Now I'll be the first to admit that I'm not a huge Flash advocate. I don't like it for a lot of reasons: It's heavy It's not standard A lot of older browsers don't support it. But guys, I think I fell in love: SWFUpload is one of the … [Read more...]

Should A Business Use Free Web Hosting?

I've stumbled upon a disturbing poll at About.com. How much is too much to pay for Web hosting? If it's not free, don't do it $2.01 per month $5.01 per month $10.01 per month $25.01 per month $50.01 per month $100.01 per … [Read more...]

Content Management Systems

What is a Content Management System? Here's a little background. Lots of websites have dynamic content. Meaning, the content is located in a database, usually MySQL, and they are simply dumped into a web template when the page is viewed. That way, if … [Read more...]

5 Reasons Not To Use Flash

Personally, beyond a simple Flash banner, I don't see much use for it in the web development world. Yes, it does have that coolness factor if you do it right. But the fact is that too many people do it wrong right now. My number one reason for not … [Read more...]

What Has Your Domain Been Up To

Does your domain have skeletons in the closet? We know that there is a lot of domain parking going on out there. People simply buy up a ton of domain names, sit on them for a while and see whether or not they can make a quick buck off of them. When … [Read more...]