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Website Design Thoughts

I just started working on the design process for four different websites. I’ve done so many website designs, I’ve started doing some thinking about how to imporove my website design skills. My favorite website designers are from Rigney Graphics. These guys are truly amazing! They did the website for the Rose Bowl and for my […]

CSS Difficulties – Centering Images

As most designers know, there is a difference between Internet browsers. Internet Explorer and Firefox displays websites differently. Some differences are hardly noticeable, and others are huge. From my experience, Firefox follows HTML and CSS rules to the letter while IE only follows most of them. Here is an example I ran into today having […]

Switching CSS on the Same Website

As I was doing some CSS research yesterday, I came upon a site that really impressed me. This site was primarily Red. It had a page called “skins”. “Skins” usually mean what the website/program look like. For example, Trillian messaging program is always the same program, but you can change the way it looks by […]

Tutorial – Flash ActionScript – Advanced Path

Yesterday, I learned how to do two advanced things with paths in Flash ActionScript. For an introduction, I’m creating a flash animation that will calculate a loan. What many people don’t know about loans is that someone can choose to decrease the rate on their loan in exchange for increased closing costs. I’m making a […]

Tutorial – Flash ActionScript – Path

Animating with Flash is great! It’s the most fun you can have while making a website. But a flash animation doesn’t become interactive without ActionScript. ActionScript Allows you to send orders to many different sections of your flash animation. Any Flash Animation can have hundreds of different movie clips graphics and buttons. A Flash Movie […]

.htaccess 301 Redirect: Moved Permanently

I’ve already discussed how to create a 301 permanent redirect using PHP that allows you to forward one page to another. But what if you you have an entire site to redirect? What if you’ve changed domain names? There has got to be a better way to redirect your site besides, adding a php 301 […]

Good Blogs and Sites

I thought I would share with you some of the blogs that I read for humor and education: Jere Matlock’s Blog – SEO Master Desi’s Two Cents IAS Freedom Medal Winners Ignatius Piazza and Front Sight Blog Websites I use for business: Websites in a (Of Course!) Ashton Sanders Phoenix Development -That should tie […]

Google Webmaster Tools

Yet another reason why Google is awesome: Webmaster Tools Webmaster tools is the greatest tool for anyone wanting to get their sites up in the search engines. Search Engine Optimizers who don’t know about this tool, aren’t really search engine optimizers. You prove to them that you own your website in one of two ways: […]

Rascal Flatts Vs. Garth Brooks

Disclaimer: I am a huge country music fan, and I love both of these artists. I have bough all of the CD’s from both of them and I recommend both. I just went to my first live concert, and I went to see Rascal Flatts in Washington. I got to stand right in front of […]