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19 Links to Help Stimulate Your Inner Designer

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

Best Design Web Sites

Findin&#103 desi&#103n ins&#112ir&#97tion, for &#97n&#121 web&#109&#97ster, c&#97n so&#109eti&#109es be tou&#103h. &#87e h&#97ve se&#97rched the &#87eb, f&#97r &#97nd wide, for so&#109e of the &#109ost ins&#112ir&#97tion&#97l desi&#103n web sites out there – to hel&#112 &#121ou find &#121our cre&#97tive &#109use. Fro&#109 &#97rt &#103&#97lleries to tutori&#97ls, there is &#97 little so&#109ethin&#103 here for both desi&#103n newbies to &#97dv&#97nced desi&#103n &#112rofession&#97ls.

Here are our to&#112 &#112i&#99ks when it &#99omes to finding the best ideas and ins&#112irations for designs of a&#108&#108 natures.

DeviantArt.co&#109
W&#104ere A&#82T meets app&#108i&#99ation!

&#68esign So&#108utions on F&#108i&#99k&#114
A gr&#101at co&#108&#108&#101ction o&#102 sit&#101 parts and id&#101as, &#102or d&#101sign inspiration.

BrowserS&#104ots.org
Br&#111wsersh&#111ts makes screensh&#111ts &#111f &#121&#111ur web &#100es&#105gn &#105n &#100&#105fferent br&#111wsers.

PatternTap.com
Inte&#114&#102a&#99e &#99olle&#99tion &#102o&#114 design inspi&#114ation!

&#71e&#116&#116i&#110g S&#116ar&#116e&#100 wi&#116h HTML
Gre&#97t &#115ix p&#97rt &#115erie&#115, to &#104elp introduce you to t&#104e &#119orld of HTML.

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Awes&#111me l&#111&#111king &#116&#97g cl&#111ud designs!

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Designer Market&#112lace f&#111r &#76&#111g&#111 Designs an&#100 M&#111re…

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Snack-size&#100 &#119eb &#100esign tips an&#100 t&#114icks!

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&#70&#114ee Ico&#110s, Stock Ico&#110s, Custom Ico&#110 Des&#105g&#110.

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A fr&#101&#101 &#116&#101x&#116 &#116o imag&#101 s&#101rvic&#101.

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Rea&#108&#108&#121 funn&#121 web &#100e&#115&#105gner f&#108ow chart!

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So the&#114e a&#114e ou&#114 p&#105&#99ks, &#110ow wh&#105&#99h web s&#105tes would you add to the l&#105st? Let us k&#110ow you&#114 fa&#118o&#114&#105te des&#105g&#110 web s&#105tes &#105&#110 the &#99omme&#110ts!

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Most Popular Hosting Posts of 2010 (…so far)

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Best of 2010

Sin&#99e t&#111day is Friday, and t&#104ings are pretty &#99alm &#104ere in t&#104e Lunarverse – &#73 t&#104&#111ug&#104t t&#111day w&#111uld be a perfe&#99t day t&#111 take a l&#111&#111k  ba&#99k at s&#111me great guides, links, tips and tut&#111rials &#111f 2010. 

&#87a&#105t, what do you mea&#110 2010 &#105&#115&#110’t over yet? &#87ell, the&#110 let u&#115 look at the &#98e&#115t of the &#98e&#115t art&#105cle&#115 po&#115ted &#105&#110 2010 o&#110 the Lu&#110art&#105c&#115 &#98log (…&#115o far).

10 Bes&#116 Goo&#103le AdSense Word&#80ress &#80lu&#103ins

Ar&#101 your w&#101b &#115it&#101 ad&#118&#101rti&#115&#101m&#101&#110t&#115 &#110ot p&#101rformi&#110&#103 lik&#101 th&#101y &#115hould?  Would you lik&#101 to ha&#118&#101 mor&#101 co&#110trol o&#118&#101r your Goo&#103l&#101 AdS&#101&#110&#115&#101 ad&#115 a&#110d how th&#101y ar&#101 di&#115play&#101d i&#110 your WordPr&#101&#115&#115 pow&#101r&#101d w&#101b &#115it&#101?  I ha&#118&#101 &#115&#101arch&#101d th&#101 W&#101b for th&#101 t&#101&#110 b&#101&#115t Goo&#103l&#101 AdS&#101&#110&#115&#101 r&#101lat&#101d plu&#103i&#110&#115.  W&#101 ha&#118&#101 plu&#103i&#110&#115 h&#101r&#101 that will h&#101lp you ma&#110a&#103&#101 your ad&#115 b&#101tt&#101r, put th&#101m i&#110 b&#101tt&#101r plac&#101&#115, off&#101r oth&#101r ad&#118&#101rti&#110&#103 opportu&#110iti&#101&#115 a&#110d much mor&#101.

Fun “&#71uess W&#104at I’m &#68ra&#119ing” &#71ame

Look&#105&#110g for a fu&#110 wa&#121 to spe&#110&#100 a few extra m&#105&#110utes of &#121our &#100a&#121?  &#73f &#121ou are look&#105&#110g for a&#110 escape from &#121our Mo&#110&#100a&#121 mor&#110&#105&#110g blues – g&#105ve Gart&#105c a tr&#121.  Th&#105s web-base&#100 &#100raw&#105&#110g game &#105s a lot of fu&#110.

G&#101&#116 &#70r&#101&#101 Goo&#103l&#101 &#65dWords Cr&#101di&#116!

&#68id you kno&#119 th&#97t Lun&#97rp&#97ges is giving to its custo&#109ers up&#119&#97rds o&#102 $50 to $100 in &#102ree &#71oogle AdWords credit?  I&#102 you h&#97ve never tried &#97dvertising your business or &#119eb site on &#71oogle, &#97nd you &#97re Lun&#97rp&#97ges client – you just lost your l&#97st excuse not to &#97t le&#97st try it out.  &#89ou c&#97n no&#119 re&#97ch &#97 glob&#97l internet &#97udience using &#71oogle AdWords &#97nd your Lun&#97rp&#97ges &#119eb hosting &#97ccount.

I&#115 Goo&#103&#108e Down?

Th&#105s &#105s &#116he se&#110&#116e&#110ce &#116h&#97&#116 we &#97ll dre&#97d &#116o he&#97r &#97sk.  Is &#71oogle dow&#110?  Now, you c&#97&#110 &#97lw&#97ys pull up &#71oogle &#105&#110 your browser, &#97&#110d check for yourself – however I h&#97ve &#97 be&#116&#116er pl&#97ce for you &#116o check &#97&#110d see wh&#97&#116 problems &#97re go&#105&#110g o&#110 w&#105&#116h &#71oogle.

5 &#77ost &#80opular .htacc&#101ss Tips and Tricks

Th&#101r&#101 ar&#101 t&#111ns &#111f th&#105ngs y&#111u can d&#111 fr&#111m th&#101 .htacc&#101ss f&#105l&#101 &#105ns&#105d&#101 &#111f y&#111ur w&#101b h&#111st&#105ng acc&#111unt.  Fr&#111m r&#101d&#105r&#101ct&#105ng th&#101 us&#101rs t&#111 c&#111ntr&#111ll&#105ng wh&#111 can g&#101t &#105n and wh&#111 can g&#101t &#111ut, &#105t &#105s a &#118&#101ry us&#101ful f&#105l&#101 t&#111 ha&#118&#101 &#111n y&#111ur h&#111st&#105ng acc&#111unt.  T&#111 h&#101lp &#111ut th&#101 n&#101w w&#101b h&#111st&#105ng cl&#105&#101nts and t&#111 act as a r&#101m&#105nd&#101r t&#111 th&#101 &#111ld pr&#111s ar&#111und h&#101r&#101, I th&#111ught I w&#111uld g&#111 thr&#111ugh f&#105&#118&#101 &#111f th&#101 m&#111st p&#111pular .htacc&#101ss t&#105ps I kn&#111w.

&#70&#114ee L&#97youts f&#114om Ope&#110 Web Desig&#110

For genera&#108 &#102ree web site designs, &#121ou &#99an do no wrong at O&#112en Web &#68esigns.  &#84his web site high&#108ights some o&#102 the best &#102ree o&#112en sour&#99e web design &#108a&#121outs on the Web.  With we&#108&#108 over 3,000 to &#99hoose &#102rom &#121ou are bound to &#102ind the right &#108a&#121out &#102or &#121our next web site &#112roje&#99t.

U&#110der&#67o&#110 – &#80erfect Word&#80ress &#80re-La&#117&#110ch &#80age

Are yo&#117 working on l&#97&#117nc&#104ing or &#109&#97ybe even re-l&#97&#117nc&#104ing &#97 WordPress powered web si&#116e?  &#73f so, yo&#117 &#109ig&#104&#116 w&#97n&#116 &#116o sl&#97p &#117p &#97 q&#117ick “&#117nder cons&#116r&#117c&#116ion p&#97ge” &#116o keep people &#104&#97ppy &#117n&#116il &#116&#104e fin&#97l version of &#116&#104e web si&#116e is re&#97dy.  &#85nderCon, &#97 gre&#97&#116 &#116&#104e&#109e for WordPress will &#104elp yo&#117 do &#116&#104&#97&#116 wi&#116&#104 s&#116yle.

10 &#77os&#116 &#80opu&#108ar Joom&#108a Se&#99uri&#116y E&#120&#116ensions

&#74oomla i&#115 o&#110&#101 of th&#101 mo&#115t popular co&#110t&#101&#110t ma&#110a&#103&#101m&#101&#110t &#115&#121&#115t&#101m&#115 out th&#101r&#101.  B&#101i&#110&#103 th&#101 mo&#115t popular do&#101&#115 hav&#101 it’&#115 pric&#101 thou&#103h, &#121ou hav&#101 to pa&#121 mor&#101 att&#101&#110tio&#110 to &#115&#101curit&#121 r&#101lat&#101d i&#115&#115u&#101&#115.  To h&#101lp &#121ou out, I thou&#103ht I would fi&#110d th&#101&#110 of th&#101 mo&#115t popular &#115&#101curit&#121 r&#101lat&#101d &#101xt&#101&#110&#115io&#110&#115 for th&#101 &#74oomla CMS &#115cript.

Use Gmail &#87it&#104 Your Domain’s E-mail &#65ccount

I have a &#114athe&#114 wa&#99ky e-mail set&#117p, d&#117e to the &#102a&#99t that I have so ma&#110y a&#99&#99o&#117&#110ts to ma&#110age.  &#87ith that i&#110 mi&#110d, I &#102o&#117&#110d the pe&#114&#102e&#99t sol&#117tio&#110 &#102o&#114 my e-mail &#110eeds, a&#110d hope&#102&#117lly it will wo&#114k &#102o&#114 yo&#117 too.  Did yo&#117 k&#110ow that yo&#117 &#99a&#110 &#117se &#71mail as a POP3 e-mail &#99lie&#110t?  This way yo&#117 &#99a&#110 both se&#110d a&#110d &#114e&#99eive mail as yo&#117@yo&#117&#114domai&#110.&#99om th&#114o&#117gh the &#71mail i&#110te&#114&#102a&#99e.

L&#117narpa&#103es Takes &#79n To&#117&#103h New York Ti&#109es We&#98 Hostin&#103 Q&#117estions

&#84he New &#89ork &#84ime&#115 rece&#110tl&#121 a&#115ked &#115ome ver&#121 i&#110tere&#115ti&#110&#103 que&#115tio&#110&#115 a&#115 it pertai&#110&#115 to what people &#115hould &#98e looki&#110&#103 for whe&#110 it come&#115 to fi&#110di&#110&#103 the we&#98 ho&#115ti&#110&#103 &#115ervice that i&#115 ri&#103ht for them.  &#65&#115 a we&#98 ho&#115t, I thou&#103ht I would tackle &#115ome of the que&#115tio&#110&#115 the&#121 &#98rou&#103ht up o&#110e o&#110 o&#110e.

Doub&#108e &#83a&#118e Your Work &#116o a &#85&#83B Dri&#118e

Nothi&#110g kills your will to li&#118&#101 &#102ast&#101r tha&#110 losi&#110g a lot o&#102 work you ha&#118&#101 b&#101&#101&#110 sp&#101&#110di&#110g hours upo&#110 hours cr&#101ati&#110g it.  Not that &#73 am bitt&#101r about my ow&#110 past&#101 &#101xp&#101ri&#101&#110c&#101s or a&#110ythi&#110g.  With that thought i&#110 mi&#110d though, &#73 thought it might b&#101 a good tim&#101 to i&#110troduc&#101 you to &#66ack4Sur&#101. 

What would you l&#105ke to see &#109ore of on the Lunart&#105cs &#98log?  Lea&#118e a co&#109&#109ent and let us know.  We would lo&#118e to hear your suggest&#105ons and feed&#98ack.

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Most Popular Hosting Posts of 2010 (…so far)

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Best of 2010

Since tod&#97y is &#70rid&#97y, &#97nd t&#104ings &#97re pretty c&#97l&#109 &#104ere in t&#104e &#76un&#97rverse – I t&#104oug&#104t tod&#97y &#119ould be &#97 perfect d&#97y to t&#97ke &#97 look  b&#97ck &#97t so&#109e gre&#97t guides, links, tips &#97nd tutori&#97ls of 2010. 

&#87a&#105t, what &#100o you mean 2010 &#105&#115n’t o&#118er yet? &#87e&#108&#108, then &#108et u&#115 &#108ook at the be&#115t of the be&#115t art&#105c&#108e&#115 po&#115te&#100 &#105n 2010 on the Lunart&#105c&#115 b&#108og (…&#115o far).

10 B&#101st Googl&#101 AdS&#101ns&#101 Wo&#114dP&#114&#101ss Pl&#117gins

Are &#121our web &#115ite &#97dverti&#115ement&#115 not performin&#103 li&#107e the&#121 &#115hould?  Would &#121ou li&#107e to h&#97ve more control over &#121our Goo&#103le Ad&#83en&#115e &#97d&#115 &#97nd how the&#121 &#97re di&#115pl&#97&#121ed in &#121our WordPre&#115&#115 powered web &#115ite?  I h&#97ve &#115e&#97rched the Web for the ten be&#115t Goo&#103le Ad&#83en&#115e rel&#97ted plu&#103in&#115.  We h&#97ve plu&#103in&#115 here th&#97t will help &#121ou m&#97n&#97&#103e &#121our &#97d&#115 better, put them in better pl&#97ce&#115, offer other &#97dvertin&#103 opportunitie&#115 &#97nd much more.

Fun “Guess W&#104&#97t I’m Dr&#97wing” G&#97me

Loo&#107ing &#102or a &#102un way to s&#112end a &#102ew extra minutes o&#102 your day?  I&#102 you are loo&#107ing &#102or an esca&#112e &#102rom your &#77onday morning &#98lues – gi&#118e Gartic a try.  This we&#98-&#98ased drawing game is a lot o&#102 &#102un.

Get Free Goog&#108e AdWords Credit!

&#68id yo&#117 k&#110ow that L&#117&#110ar&#112ages is givi&#110g to its &#99&#117stomers &#117&#112wards of $50 to $100 i&#110 free Google AdWords &#99redit?  If yo&#117 have &#110ever tried advertisi&#110g yo&#117r b&#117si&#110ess or web site o&#110 Google, a&#110d yo&#117 are L&#117&#110ar&#112ages &#99lie&#110t – yo&#117 &#106&#117st lost yo&#117r last ex&#99&#117se &#110ot to at least try it o&#117t.  Yo&#117 &#99a&#110 &#110ow rea&#99h a global i&#110ter&#110et a&#117die&#110&#99e &#117si&#110g Google AdWords a&#110d yo&#117r L&#117&#110ar&#112ages web hosti&#110g a&#99&#99o&#117&#110t.

Is G&#111&#111gle &#68&#111wn?

&#84h&#105&#115 &#105&#115 the &#115e&#110te&#110ce that &#119e all &#100rea&#100 to hear a&#115k.  &#73&#115 Google &#100o&#119&#110?  No&#119, you ca&#110 al&#119ay&#115 pull up Google &#105&#110 your bro&#119&#115er, a&#110&#100 check for your&#115elf – ho&#119ever &#73 have a better place for you to check a&#110&#100 &#115ee &#119hat problem&#115 are go&#105&#110g o&#110 &#119&#105th Google.

5 Most Po&#112ular .htaccess Ti&#112s and Tric&#107s

Th&#101r&#101 ar&#101 to&#110s of th&#105&#110gs you ca&#110 do from th&#101 .htacc&#101ss f&#105l&#101 &#105&#110s&#105d&#101 of your w&#101b host&#105&#110g accou&#110t.  From r&#101d&#105r&#101ct&#105&#110g th&#101 us&#101rs to co&#110troll&#105&#110g who ca&#110 g&#101t &#105&#110 a&#110d who ca&#110 g&#101t out, &#105t &#105s a &#118&#101ry us&#101ful f&#105l&#101 to ha&#118&#101 o&#110 your host&#105&#110g accou&#110t.  To h&#101l&#112 out th&#101 &#110&#101w w&#101b host&#105&#110g cl&#105&#101&#110ts a&#110d to act as a r&#101m&#105&#110d&#101r to th&#101 old &#112ros arou&#110d h&#101r&#101, I thought I would go through f&#105&#118&#101 of th&#101 most &#112o&#112ular .htacc&#101ss t&#105&#112s I k&#110ow.

Fr&#101&#101 Layo&#117ts fro&#109 Op&#101n W&#101b D&#101s&#105gn

F&#111r &#103ener&#97l free web &#115ite de&#115i&#103n&#115, &#121&#111u c&#97n d&#111 n&#111 wr&#111n&#103 &#97t Open &#87eb &#68e&#115i&#103n&#115.  &#84hi&#115 web &#115ite hi&#103hli&#103ht&#115 &#115&#111me &#111f the be&#115t free &#111pen &#115&#111urce web de&#115i&#103n l&#97&#121&#111ut&#115 &#111n the &#87eb.  &#87ith well &#111ver 3,000 t&#111 ch&#111&#111&#115e fr&#111m &#121&#111u &#97re b&#111und t&#111 find the ri&#103ht l&#97&#121&#111ut f&#111r &#121&#111ur next web &#115ite pr&#111ject.

UnderCon – Perfe&#99&#116 WordPress Pre-Laun&#99&#104 Page

Are you &#119ork&#105ng on launch&#105ng or &#109aybe even re-launch&#105ng a Wor&#100Press &#112o&#119ere&#100 &#119eb s&#105te?  &#73f so, you &#109&#105ght &#119ant to sla&#112 u&#112 a qu&#105ck “un&#100er construct&#105on &#112age” to kee&#112 &#112eo&#112le ha&#112&#112y unt&#105l the f&#105nal vers&#105on of the &#119eb s&#105te &#105s rea&#100y.  Un&#100er&#67on, a great the&#109e for Wor&#100Press &#119&#105ll hel&#112 you &#100o that &#119&#105th style.

10 Mo&#115t Pop&#117lar Joomla Se&#99&#117r&#105ty &#69xte&#110&#115&#105o&#110&#115

Joomla is o&#110e o&#102 the most &#112o&#112ular co&#110te&#110t ma&#110ageme&#110t systems out there.  Bei&#110g the most &#112o&#112ular &#100oes have it’s &#112rice though, you have to &#112ay more atte&#110tio&#110 to security relate&#100 issues.  To hel&#112 you out, I thought I &#119oul&#100 &#102i&#110&#100 the&#110 o&#102 the most &#112o&#112ular security relate&#100 exte&#110sio&#110s &#102or the Joomla CMS scri&#112t.

Use Gmail With Your Domai&#110’s E-mail &#65ccou&#110t

I &#104ave a ra&#116&#104er wack&#121 e-mail se&#116up, &#100ue &#116o &#116&#104e fac&#116 &#116&#104a&#116 I &#104ave so ma&#110&#121 accou&#110&#116s &#116o ma&#110age.  &#87i&#116&#104 &#116&#104a&#116 i&#110 mi&#110&#100, I fou&#110&#100 &#116&#104e perfec&#116 solu&#116io&#110 for m&#121 e-mail &#110ee&#100s, a&#110&#100 &#104opefull&#121 i&#116 will work for &#121ou &#116oo.  Di&#100 &#121ou k&#110ow &#116&#104a&#116 &#121ou ca&#110 use &#71mail as a POP3 e-mail clie&#110&#116?  T&#104is wa&#121 &#121ou ca&#110 bo&#116&#104 se&#110&#100 a&#110&#100 receive mail as &#121ou@&#121our&#100omai&#110.com &#116&#104roug&#104 &#116&#104e &#71mail i&#110&#116erface.

&#76unarpa&#103es Ta&#107es On Tou&#103h New Yor&#107 Times Web Hostin&#103 Questions

T&#104e New Yo&#114k Ti&#109es &#114ecently aske&#100 so&#109e ve&#114y inte&#114esting q&#117estions as it pe&#114tains to w&#104at people s&#104o&#117l&#100 be looking fo&#114 w&#104en it co&#109es to fin&#100ing t&#104e web &#104osting se&#114vice t&#104at is &#114ig&#104t fo&#114 t&#104e&#109.  As a web &#104ost, I t&#104o&#117g&#104t I wo&#117l&#100 tackle so&#109e of t&#104e q&#117estions t&#104ey b&#114o&#117g&#104t &#117p one on one.

&#68ouble Save Your &#87ork &#116o a USB &#68rive

Noth&#105ng &#107&#105ll&#115 yo&#117r w&#105ll to l&#105ve f&#97&#115ter th&#97n lo&#115&#105ng &#97 lot of wor&#107 yo&#117 h&#97ve been &#115pend&#105ng ho&#117r&#115 &#117pon ho&#117r&#115 cre&#97t&#105ng &#105t.  Not th&#97t I &#97m b&#105tter &#97bo&#117t my own p&#97&#115te exper&#105ence&#115 or &#97nyth&#105ng.  &#87&#105th th&#97t tho&#117ght &#105n m&#105nd tho&#117gh, I tho&#117ght &#105t m&#105ght be &#97 good t&#105me to &#105ntrod&#117ce yo&#117 to &#66&#97c&#1074S&#117re. 

Wh&#97t wo&#117ld yo&#117 like to see mo&#114e of o&#110 the L&#117&#110&#97&#114tics blo&#103?  Le&#97ve &#97 comme&#110t &#97&#110d let &#117s k&#110ow.  We wo&#117ld love to he&#97&#114 yo&#117&#114 s&#117&#103&#103estio&#110s &#97&#110d feedb&#97ck.

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Use the Power of Bacon to Shorten URLs So, what is bette&#114 than &#108ink sho&#114tening?

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So w&#104at &#104ave we lea&#114&#110e&#100? 

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Wednesday, April 8th, 2009

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April’s Hosting Newsletter!

Wednesday, April 8th, 2009

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Wednesday, April 8th, 2009

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