Building Your Own Start-up Technology Company, Part 2

Building Your Own Start-up Technology Company, Part 2 Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Columns > Innovating the Web Experience By Dirk Knemeyer Published on April 10, 2006 The second part of this series (see part 1, Planning to Make the Leap) will cover some of … Read more

Building Your Own Start-up Technology Company, Part 3

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By Dirk Knemeyer Published on May 30, 2006 The third part of the series talks about two critical elements to operating any business: figuring out where to locate your company and—most important of all—hiring employees. #10. Setting up your base Part of being a company instead of an independent contractor or solo developer is assuming … Read more

Build for the Future: Bend, Don’t Break

Build for the Future: Bend, Don’t Break Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Columns > View Source By Garrett Dimon Published on April 24, 2006 If you’ve been building Web sites or applications for any period of time, chances are you’ve maintained one or two as … Read more

Book Review: Bulletproof Ajax

Book Review: Bulletproof Ajax Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Book Reviews By Matthew Pennell Published on April 10, 2007 DOM Scripting author and bon vivant Jeremy Keith returns to the shelves of your local bookshop with his second book, Bulletproof Ajax—and despite its … Read more

Building a Bulletproof Contact Form with PHP

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Building a Bulletproof Contact Form with PHP Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Articles By Matthew Pennell Published on October 15, 2007 The humble contact form: It’s the cornerstone of nearly every website, from the humble personal blog right up to the corporate megasite—and a billion … Read more

Buying Peaches, E-Commerce Style

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Buying Peaches, E-Commerce Style Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Articles By Nick Finck Published on August 29, 1999 It’s not often that I dive into the latest e-commerce site just to get a taste of something new. This was an adventure that was going to … Read more

Call and Response: Handling RFP Tension

Call and Response: Handling RFP Tension Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Columns > The Business End By Nick Gould Published on August 29, 2005 Introduction In my office, we have a love-hate relationship with the request for proposal, or RFP. On one hand, RFPs are … Read more

Cameron Moll

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Cameron Moll Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Interviews By Meryl K. Evans Published on March 17, 2005 Digital Web: You wrote a SitePoint article where you said, “Good designers copy, great designers steal.” With digital rights being a hot issue, how can designers accomplish this … Read more

Campaign Monitor Review

Campaign Monitor review Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Product Reviews By Ken Westin Published on April 3, 2006 Campaign Monitor is an easy-to-use email campaign and list manager—one of those Web applications that can make a Web designer’s life a little simpler. It … Read more

Caphyon Advanced Web Ranking

Caphyon Advanced Web Ranking Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Product Reviews By Ken Westin Published on June 19, 2006 As we all know, writing pages using lightweight, semantically correct code, just happens to aid in the visibility of content to search engines. For … Read more

Captions for Video with Flash CS3

Captions for Video with Flash CS3 Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Articles By Tom Green Published on June 4, 2007 The hype that has sprung up around the release of Adobe’s CS3 Studio products has virtually ignored the one feature that many people would instantly … Read more

Captions for Video with Flash CS3 (Part Two)

Captions for Video with Flash CS3 (Part Two) Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Articles By Tom Green Published on July 9, 2007 In Captions for Video with Flash CS3 (Part One), we showed you how to add captions to a Flash video file using the … Read more

Carbon IQ

Carbon IQ Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Interviews By Nick Finck Published on September 24, 2001 [Editor’s Note: This month’s Interview was originally slated to be done with The Chopping Block, but the disruptions caused by the terrorist attacks on September 11th have forced everyone, … Read more

How to Choose an eCommerce Package

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How to Choose an eCommerce Package Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Articles By Shannon Watters Published on June 18, 2007 Whether you’re a freelance designer looking for a solution for your latest client, or a new company preparing your first online store, choosing an eCommerce … Read more

Christopher Schmitt

Christopher Schmitt Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Interviews By Krista Stevens Published on August 8, 2005 Digital Web Magazine: Tell me about your role in the making of Professional CSS: Cascading Style Sheets for Web Design. Where did you get the initial concept for the … Read more

Chris Hofmann

Chris Hofmann Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Interviews By Craig Saila Published on December 11, 2003 Clearing Up the Confusion Change Is Good What The Future Holds Clearing Up the Confusion Digital Web: There seems to be some confusion over the future path of the … Read more

Chris Mills Interview

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Chris Mills interview Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Interviews By Carolyn Wood Published on May 22, 2006 Digital Web Magazine: A quick check of Flickr shows you partaking in the festivities at SXSWi. You don’t look like a businessman or a literary person. You look … Read more

Client Centered Design

Client Centered Design Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Columns > Keep It Simple By Peter-Paul Koch Published on October 23, 2002 What is the difference between user centered design and usability? Until writing this column I didn’t have the faintest idea. Fortunately a quick search … Read more

Client Side Load Balancing for Web 2.0 Applications

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Client Side Load Balancing for Web 2.0 Applications Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Articles By Lei Zhu Published on October 1, 2007 A web server handles HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) requests sent to it by web browsers. When you type in a URL —, for … Read more

Review: CodeIgniter for Rapid PHP Application Development

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Review: CodeIgniter for Rapid PHP Application Development Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Reviews > Book Reviews By Nathan Smith Published on February 12, 2008 Frameworks have become a hot topic in the world of web development. Their popularity stems from the notion of “convention over … Read more

Code Reviews: Write Better Code Overnight

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Code Reviews: Write Better Code Overnight Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Columns > View Source By Garrett Dimon Published on July 3, 2006 It’s a common practice among good teams of programmers, but I rarely meet front-end coders who know what code reviews are. Few … Read more

Coding for Content

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Coding for Content Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Columns > View Source By Garrett Dimon Published on April 23, 2007 Strongly inspired by the work of Edward Tufte, I recently reworked the design of my personal site to focus on content and ideas rather than … Read more

Collecting for Design

Collecting for Design Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Articles By Matthew Smith Published on November 26, 2007 Very early in my design career, I noticed that my work was not on a par with that of designers like Jesse Bennett Chamberlain or Daniel Scrivner. Their … Read more

Color: An Investigation

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Color: An Investigation Got something to say? Share your comments on this topic with other web professionals In: Columns > Design in Theory and Practice By Joshua David McClurg-Genevese Published on November 6, 2006 Introduction What is color? Take a moment to consider this question before reading on. In a previous article, I referred to … Read more