Digital Strategist and author Basia Coulter polls industry colleagues and everyday web users for preferences and latest practices. Well researched and written article should be of interest to UX people as well as website owners: https://www.caktusgroup.com/blog/2017/03/01/opening-external-links-same-tab-or-new/
Tom’s Hardware, a reputable website for computer repair and modification, publishes it’s 2018 guide to free PC antivirus programs: https://www.tomsguide.com/us/best-antivirus,review-2588-5.html I’ve been using Avast on my machines, but may switch to Bitdefender for the New Year. Windows users let us
Copying a hosted WordPress installation to a local machine for development is a fairly common task for many web designers. I prefer to accomplish this task with the excellent WordPress Duplicator Plugin by Life in the Grid. However, the Duplicator
On April 21, 2015, Google began using a website’s “mobile friendliness” as a ranking factor. That means that if your site isn’t mobile friendly, then it could be penalized in mobile search results. That could have an effect on traffic
Cullen Powers of West Des Moines shot this aerial footage using a DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ quadcopter. This is his first attempt at shooting and editing video and all footage was shot while learning to pilot his quadcopter. Great results
The image above is of a 3D model created and rendered by CGI artist Ansel “Fractalsponge” Hsiao and is one of a collection of Star Wars inspired spacecraft featured in the gallery section of his website. I came across Hsiao’s
Windows XP support will end April 8th, 2014. Since Microsoft will not be providing security patches for XP after this date the concern is that businesses and individuals still running this operating system will be vulnerable to targeted hacking attacks.
Attempting to run SeaTools DOS on Dell computer with BIOS version A16 resulted in SeaTools hanging at FreeDos Fat Kernel load. To fix this go into the BIOS and and disable the Onboard 1394 Controller. BIOS > Advanced Chipset Features
Mary Ann emailed today with a question regarding web hosting and domain names. I thought our correspondence might be of interest to others considering the purchase of these services. Hi Dan,in my new adventure I have discovered I do not
The folks at www.catwig.com photographically document a Google Glass teardown and what’s inside Google Glass describe the beta tester “Receiving Ceremony”. Pretty cool.
The Des Moines Register says Altoona, Iowa, may have landed a $1 billion dollar Facebook data center project, code-named ‘Catapult’. With Facebook developing green initiatives and touting data center resource efficiency, I wonder if the possibility of locating in a state that
A quick tutorial on placing social media icons in the menu bar of the WordPress Twenty Twelve theme. We’ll go forward assuming you are using a child theme, have some knowledge of CSS and know how to create a custom menu
Still paying for Antivirus programs for your computer? There is really no need. Several software companies offer free PC Antivirus solutions that are up to the task of protecting your computer from malware and spyware. Here are two of my