Digg Diggety Dug!

Written by on March 5, 2010

Digg! Digg.com that is. I love this bookmarking site. They have a great community and this is the first site I choose to use now when I see an item on the internet that begs "digging". I decided to wax eloquent on Digg.com because Larry Brauner wanted to know what all his Facebook friends' favorite service was. Digg is mine. What is Digg? Digg is a social media news website that gives users ...

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The new iMaxi for your iPad

Written by on February 25, 2010

Several weeks ago on the day the iPad was announced, we (dalnet's #coldfusion IRC channel) had a lively little discussion about it's name and why a lot of us thought it was ridiculous. The alignment with other pads out there of the non-tech type and the jokes that would be made, were just too silly. How could Apple do that? Were there no females in that meeting the day they discussed potential pro...

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CFDUMP ColdFusion Tip of the Day

Written by on December 17, 2009

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="100" caption="Chris Peterson"][/caption] I was idling in #coldfusion on Dalnet this morning and amongst the distorted, haphazard conversations that usually occur in there, an awesome little tidbit of code popped up. Courtesy of Chris Peterson of Alagad fame. Someone was asking about the formatting of the code that <CFDUMP> spits out and Chris sug...

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Vote for SlideSix! Help a dude out …

Written by on September 1, 2009

A developer we all know (Todd Sharp) has developed a nice RIA app, SlideSix, and needs your votes to go to, and get the app spoken about at MAX, the annual Adobe Developer's conference being held this October. So if you read this or follow it, please click this link: http://oreillynet.com/insideria/polls/237.csp and vote for SlideSix! This is a pretty big deal for those not in the developing ar...

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Internet Spending Continues to Climb

Written by on July 27, 2009

This is a very handle little article to have at your fingertips if you have to convince someone how important it is to have a web presence these days. Albeit a couplle of years old, the data is nonetheless relevant. A new study projects that internet advertising and access spending in the United States will total $78.4 billion in 2011, up from $47.2 billion in 2006, an average annual growth rate o...

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New online classified service coming to town …

Written by on December 9, 2008

I came across a great question the other day, "What is the number one rule in Marketing?". Sent to me by another marketer, of course. Well I have to confess, I really don't have a clue. I'm usually pretty snappy off the line on questions like this, especially since I've been in marketing for so long... but I never thought about what was the number one reason. Of course I was embarrassed when I f...

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Site Scalability Resource

Written by on May 13, 2008

I found a really great resource today on site scalability. There's a huge amount of information and you might want to have a few hours free to get into it. I will have to save it for another day when I have the time to read. From the website itself: We started High Scalability to help you build successful scalable websites. This site tries to bring together all the lore, art, science, practice, a...

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Zong: Open Mobile Platform

Written by on May 12, 2008

Stumbled across this service for people who write mobile web applications. From their about page: Zong is the only web service that enables you to create and launch mobile services in 10 countries in under 10 minutes and generate revenues from each transaction. Read more here....

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BlueDragon Open Sourced

Written by on May 5, 2008

BlueDragon released their open source version recently. What is BlueDragon? In short: With three different versions to choose from, BlueDragon offers unmatched flexibility for the deployment of ColdFusion® Markup Language (CFML) pages with native technology platform integration on the operating system, web server and database of your choice. Download the open source version here....

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Hx Tags and SEO

Written by on April 30, 2008

SEO Tips: Great post on Hx tags and how they are important in your never-ending quest for better Search Engine Rankings. Read more at Search Engine Guide....

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