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April 2006

Wired News: Gopher: Underground Technology

Mention gopher to a newcomer to the Web and you might get a blank stare. Mention it to an old-timer and you're likely to see a nostalgic smile.

Growing a Business Website: Fix the Basics First (Jakob Nielsen's Alertbox)

Clear content, simple navigation, and answers to customer questions have the biggest impact on business value. Advanced technology matters much less.

March 2006

Recommended PHP reading list

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Learn about PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) with this reading list compiled for programmers and administrators by IBM Web application developers.

Max Kiesler - Round-up of 30 AJAX Tutorials

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There are quite a few AJAX demos and examples on the web right now. While these are invaluable to learning AJAX, some people need a bit more information than just a raw piece of code. In todays environment there are many ways to learn AJAX including, books, classes, conferences, workshops and tutorials. Of these the only one that is free and accessible to everyone are web-based tutorials. The following is a list of what I consider the be the best and most helpful AJAX tutorials that I've found over the past year.

Cool Tool: Consensus Web Filters

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Like a lot of people, I find that the web is becoming my main source of news. ...for the past three months my main source of "what's new" has been a new breed of website that collaboratively votes on the best links.

twill: a simple scripting language for Web browsing

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twill is a simple language that allows users to browse the Web from a command-line interface. With twill, you can navigate through Web sites that use forms, cookies, and most standard Web features.

eyeOS | Web Based Desktop System. Taking your data and applications everywhere.

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Welcome to eyeOS, a web based operating system. With eyeOS you can access your data and your applications anywhere, anytime.

February 2006

Beginners CSS Tutorial - Enlighten Designs

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This guide will attempt to take you step by step, through the process of creating a fully functioning CSS layout

Albino Blacksheep - Live Design

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I wrote this Live Design to be a little different than a regular design tutorial. Not only do you get to see the code that causes the design changes, but you get to see the page change while you go through the tutorial.

CoDe Magazine - Article: Introduction to Cascading Style Sheets

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) are a powerful way to separate content from design in your Web Forms applications.

I want to - a page of utilities that help you do stuff you want to Web 2.0 applications

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"I want to..." or "I need to" or "How do I?" These are all questions we all ask all the time. This is a small collection of resources that will help to answer those questions. It is not complete, nor will it ever be.

Godbit Project | Podcasting Your Church

One of the big projects I have taken on at my church is making our sermons available online. Although it is not directly related to web design, this task is usually give to whomever is in charge of a church’s web site.


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10 Things (in no particular order) that a web developer should do for the client (or their own website), as part of the job.

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January 2006

A List Apart: Articles: In Search of the Holy Grail

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Three columns. One fixed-width sidebar for your navigation, another for, say, your Google Ads or your Flickr photos—and, as in a fancy truffle, a liquid center for the real substance. Its wide applicability in this golden age of blogging, along with its considerable difficulty, is what has earned the layout the title of Holy Grail.

Educational material -- Style Guide

If there ever was a Frequently Asked Question for kids, it was "why?". Imagine a web in which, assiduously over the years, patient teachers had filled in the "why" buttons with pointers to explanations?

Linux for Suits - The World Live Web | Linux Journal

Some interesting insight here. Less about Linux and more about concepts, hence generally non-technical. | Community plumbing

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Equipped with a powerful blend of features, Drupal can support a variety of websites ranging from personal weblogs to large community-driven websites.

CSS Cheat Sheet - CSS -

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The CSS cheat sheet is designed to act as a reminder and reference sheet, listing all selectors (as of CSS 2.1) and properties. It includes a visual example of the box model, unit reference for CSS units and the various media types CSS allows.

Feed Icons - Help establish the new standard

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By adopting this icon as the identity of syndicated content, you're helping to eliminate confusion brought on by acronyms, break down the international barriers and bring feeds to the forefront.

Godbit Project

Our reason for existing is to glorify the One whose name is above all names. We want to serve the Lord Jesus Christ with our talents, and teach others to realize the potential they have. The name Godbit helps to put this in proper perspective. On the one hand, you have God who is infinite in all ways, and on the other you have the infinitesimal, immeasurably small bit of data. We seek to refine the quality in even the minuscule nuances of code, to the glory of God.

Godbit Project | Metadata on the Web

Over the past few days I have been wondering what are the different types of metadata one can add to their website. I’ve seen a number of different types, some of which are familiar to me and others which aren’t. But just what exactly is metadata?

Fontleech: The best free fonts on the web.

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Our constantly-growing index of the best free font sites on the web.

Plans - A Good Web Calendar

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Plans lets you put calendars on the web. Plans has great features, and is free.

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