I’ve thought of creating a site like this, but now I don’t have to (thankfully!). I want to add a few bonuses of my own.
Once I have a basic landing page set up, I’d like to hire these folks to optimize it. :)
A simple tool that’s suitable for use during the design phase of development. If your background/text color combination is not white/black, it would be a good idea to just check it.
When I’ll find time to read them, I don’t know, but a great list of good resources.
These post types aren’t new by any means, but they’re well described and serve as a good reminder.
Great tool for blog post ideas, among other things.
I’ve been toying with the idea of computer-based wireframing and want to give iPlotz a try.
I’ll admit it: I’m curious about their backlink quality and will try their service when I have something I want to promote.
A good “pre-flight checklist” for blog design.
I particularly like the drop cap example.
I want to do a Vision Map party.
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Excellent examples of icons being used well.
Research suggests a cure for color blindness may be coming soon (to humans; it’s already working for the monkeys): http://su.pr/2BorIe
Some useful ideas to get the creative juices flowing.
Arrrr! Tis me and me matey’s 10th anniversary today! (And, incidentally, #talklikeapirateday , too. :) )
RT @Pogue: YOU control the sunset over Hong Kong. Move your mouse up & down over the photo: http://61226.com/share/hk.swf
RT @nique22: Been walking around house losing my mind over a squeak I keep hearing. … Turns out it was just my belt. [LOL]
Apparently we watch too much TV. I turned on the radio and my baby keeps looking at the blank screen with confusion.
Daniel and I are sitting 5 feet apart & chatting via IM in adherence to Rule #1: Never Wake a Sleeping Baby. Our nerdyness finally pays off!
"You can’t build a reputation on what you’re going to do." —Henry Ford
If you’ve been waiting to try Netflix, they’ve just given away another round of one-month-free trials: http://su.pr/2twByu
This is a service I could see myself referring people to, or perhaps even contracting with for support.
I feel like an uber hacker spy when I use this app. :)
Is your blog flirting? Maybe it should be. :) http://su.pr/1tkd0U
RT @bricesl: 18 minute plan for managing your day http://bit.ly/VurUi
"Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought." —John F. Kennedy
"Don’t believe everything you think." —Bumper sticker
Remember how your teacher used to make you show your work? Turns out it’s a good marketing strategy! http://su.pr/2aJa7x
"Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?" —Mary Oliver
If you are uncomfortable haggling for a lower price, you might find this simple question a lot easier: http://su.pr/A8V31D
RT @chrisguillebeau: why not just go for it? what’s the worst thing that can happen?
Benjamin is ready for the big #BoiseState #Oregon game. http://bit.ly/BSUbaby [Pictures, and they’re cute :)]
This seems like the best “world-changing” idea I’ve seen in a long time. I also find it encouraging that the guy behind it is an engineer (vs. a visionary) and seems to have considered just about…
RT @WoodysWorldTV: A young man (@dusel) with a lot of health challenges wants pictures of support for his video: http://tinyurl.com/l5gfzx
The suggestions for standardizing the values are particularly useful.
I want to go through all the lessons.
I really want to watch this but every time I think to do it, my baby is asleep and I’m afraid to wake him. Alas. I remain hopeful that one day I’ll know how to hack minds.
Came across this essay somewhat randomly via Jotwell (the author is a contributing editor), and lo and behold, it’s actually pretty diverting (and that’s saying someting, since I’m not a legal person…
My new favorite domain name search tool.
Some of these lakes are stunningly beautiful and some are more what I’d call “intriguing”. :)