What a week!

This entry is just about me and my daily happenings.. feel free to skip it if you’re the casual reader who happened upon this by chance =) otherwise.. read on.

The importance of wireframing/mockups.. and some free tools to get you going

I’ve been in the web development business for several years now and I realize that everyone has their own process. All too often a designer will first jump straight into photoshop  and start piecing together a design they’ve thought up.  In the case of designers I know, they will do this with 2 or 3 designs and then present those… (more…)

Should you add keywords to your website to increase SEO? Google, Bing and Yahoo all ignore keywords.

But it’s worse than that. As Google tweaks  it’s algorithms used for organic search, many are shifting to Pay Per Click advertising as a way to get traffic to their site.  When working on Pay Per Click advertising you have to develop a set of keywords and it’s very often that someone will use the same set of keywords on their website… (more…)

How Tall is Too Tall?

heezy writes, How tall is TOO tall? Oracle’s answer, Heezy, Here are a few signs that you might be just a little too tall. 1. You remind people of a scene from Godzilla. 2. You need a seperate bed for your feet. 3. You have to bend down to walk through a door. 4. Ceiling fans frighten you. 5. The… (more…)

The new digg v1 is out… and I’m quitting digg officially

The big problem with the brand new Digg is that it REQUIRES a facebook login, which may be temporary but for how long? who knows.. all I know is that I was a frequent member with my own specific Digg account not linked to any social networks.. And what about those who don’t have facebook? or live in a country… (more…)

Create new folders in SwirlyMMS!

Something I’ve noticed about SwirlyMMS for the iPhone is that after you have a large number of images in your inbox, it takes a long, long time for the inbox to even load up. I know I know, start deleting messages Lonnie! well tough, my reason, or anyone’s reason for keeping messages in the app are not the focus of… (more…)

The fed loans 9 trillion and yet they have no idea who to .. can you imagine? watch the video

I know this video is not recent, but it’s still shocking to me.. [youtube www.youtube.com/watch?v=1QK4bblyfsc]

Clear your facebook wall entirely with Greasemonkey and Firefox Read more: Clear your facebook wall entirely with Greasemonkey and Firefox

The original script I had linked to in this article no longer works, I’ve since found another one that works ( only in firefox as of this update ).. However, it works exceptionally well and even supports the new facebook timeline! I introduce you to Chronikaufräumer / Clear Timeline by TRG76 As I mentioned, this does not work on Chrome, but… (more…)

Accident on south 675 here in Dayton/Sugarcreek was the worst thing I’ve ever witnessed

Update: The driver of the firebird is named Brennan Eden and apparently he’s in ICU right now, I’m surprised he’s hanging on. Hopefully he pulls through. Second Update: I added my own copy of the youtube video, but I added annotations to help point out a few things.. see the bottom of this post Third Update: Apparently police had Brennan in custody 20 minutes earlier in relation… (more…)