Category Archives: Web-design

GoDaddy is dead… or should go away and stop pretending

SPOILER: This is intended to be rant Yes, GoDaddy was around for many years and have thousands if not millions customers using them. Yes, I am using and was helping with their hosting on number of sites and for number … Continue reading

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WordPress Network and sub-domain setup

This is really a short note but may require some thinking when one run into it… so there you go. Let me start by saying that I do have strong preference sub domain based WordPress Network instance over sub-folder. In … Continue reading

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IPad, web and developers

When we use something for long time we are used to some things. When looking at web sites and think about how they are built, development tools are of big help. We can look at source, explore styles and java … Continue reading

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UI prototypes and iPad/iPhone wireframes

Working on earlier design of the new system there are different ways in approaching UI design – from white board, favorite piece of napkin to modeling tools. Well, one can skeep it all together and jump into Visual Studio or Eclipse and … Continue reading

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How to add key navigation to your web-site

This is probably an old topic which still raises here and there. Day ago while waiting for delayed flight on United, I was doing some follow up on the discussion about my Theme for Gallery 3 and was asked if I … Continue reading

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PHP, MySQL and error “2006: MySQL server has gone away”

As a hobby I like to do little photography. Same time I do not like to give my photos to someone else to host, so I have my gallery. It runs on Menalto’s Gallery 3 engine – nice, open source, … Continue reading

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Crystal Reports 2008 and ASP.Net : speed up the first session

Did you ever noticed that after restart of the IIS ASP.Net page which has Crystal Reports Viewer would take much longer to come up? Some of it is expected since on initial start up, a number of Crystal assemblies and objects … Continue reading

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    From being a junior developer all the way to Development Manager position, I was always interested in new technologies. Passionate speaker, IT junky, developer, architect, team lead, and development manager - many hats, one goal - making software better and closer to people’s needs. For the most part I am using my blog as a scratch pad, writing small articles on things which I came across, was asked about more then once, and which would otherwise require additional research again and again.

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