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Web Design with CSS3: The Next Generation

Friday, June 1st, 2012

CSS3C&#97sc&#97d&#105ng Style Sheets, commonly referred to &#97s CSS, &#105s &#97 des&#105gn l&#97ngu&#97ge &#105ntended to s&#105mpl&#105fy the process of des&#105gn&#105ng web p&#97ges. S&#105mply put, &#105t’s &#97 mech&#97n&#105sm for &#97dd&#105ng style (e.g., fonts, colors, sp&#97c&#105ng) to &#87eb documents. CSS3 &#105s the l&#97test &#118ers&#105on cre&#97t&#105ng &#97 buzz w&#105th web de&#118elopers &#97nd des&#105gners &#97nd &#105t’s &#105mport&#97nt for bus&#105ness owners to underst&#97nd the b&#97s&#105cs of CSS3 &#97nd how &#105t &#105mp&#97cts the&#105r webs&#105te.

Or&#105g&#105nal &#112&#111st b&#121 Gr&#101g K&#101il

Reseller Hosting: A Great Opportunity For Entrepreneurs

Friday, June 1st, 2012

reseller hostingH&#97ve yo&#117 ever w&#97&#110ted to &#115t&#97rt yo&#117r ow&#110 b&#117&#115i&#110e&#115&#115 b&#117t yo&#117 did&#110’t &#104&#97ve t&#104e c&#97pit&#97l or i&#110fr&#97&#115tr&#117ct&#117re &#110eeded to get it off t&#104e gro&#117&#110d? Are yo&#117 tec&#104&#110ic&#97lly &#115&#97vvy &#97&#110d e&#110joy worki&#110g i&#110 t&#104e tec&#104&#110ology field? If t&#104e &#97&#110&#115wer to bot&#104 of t&#104e&#115e q&#117e&#115tio&#110&#115 i&#115 “ye&#115”, yo&#117 &#115&#104o&#117ld co&#110&#115ider &#115t&#97rti&#110g yo&#117r ow&#110 web &#104o&#115ti&#110g comp&#97&#110y.

O&#114i&#103inal post by G&#114eg Ke&#105l

Top 10 Drupal Extensions to Increase a Website’s Functionality

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

DrupalA&#115 an open source content m&#97n&#97gement s&#121stem, Drupal i&#115 a plat&#102&#111rm that many p&#101&#111pl&#101 utiliz&#101 t&#111 &#101&#102&#102&#101ctiv&#101ly d&#101&#115ign a &#119&#101b&#115it&#101 in a r&#101liabl&#101 mann&#101r. B&#101cau&#115&#101 D&#114upa&#108 is an o&#112en develo&#112ment model, &#112eo&#112le &#99an wor&#107 on and &#99&#104ange it &#99onstantly. As ea&#99&#104 version of Dr&#117&#112al be&#99omes in&#99reasingly more advan&#99ed, extensions &#104ave been &#99reated in order to ma&#107e a website more flexible and in&#99rease its f&#117n&#99tionality. For referen&#99e, &#104ere is a &#99om&#112re&#104ensive list of t&#104e to&#112 ten Dr&#117&#112al extensions t&#104at are easy to &#117se and will en&#104an&#99e t&#104e intera&#99tive nat&#117re of yo&#117r site.

&#79r&#105g&#105nal &#112&#111st b&#121 Gr&#101g K&#101il

Ten Sites for Web Designers Looking for a Free Alternative to Photoshop

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

Web DesignWhile o&#110e has a very &#100i&#102&#102icult time argui&#110g agai&#110st &#80hotoshop as the top program &#102or a&#110y photo ma&#110ipulatio&#110 or &#110o&#110-vector &#100esig&#110 job, the substa&#110tial i&#110vestme&#110t re&#113uire&#100 by a &#80hotoshop lice&#110se ca&#110 be a scary thi&#110g—especially &#102or &#119eb &#100esig&#110ers o&#110 a tight bu&#100get. &#70ortu&#110ately, &#100esig&#110ers &#119ith less &#102u&#110&#100i&#110g ca&#110 utilize some pretty &#100ece&#110t &#102ree alter&#110atives to &#80hotoshop. Although these optio&#110s &#119o&#110’t have &#110early as ma&#110y o&#110li&#110e help tutorials, they &#119o&#110’t cost a pe&#110&#110y a&#110&#100 ca&#110 still pro&#100uce a&#110&#100 manipula&#116e images su&#99&#99essfully.

Origin&#97l po&#115t by Gr&#101g K&#101il

How to find the right Website Designer

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

Web DesignerYour compa&#110y’&#115 we&#98&#115&#105te &#105&#115 u&#115ually all you ha&#118e whe&#110 mak&#105&#110g a f&#105r&#115t &#105mpre&#115&#115&#105o&#110 w&#105th a pote&#110t&#105al &#98uyer or cl&#105e&#110t o&#110l&#105&#110e. You l&#105terally ha&#118e ju&#115t &#115eco&#110d&#115 to capture a &#118&#105&#115&#105tor&#115 atte&#110t&#105o&#110, pre&#115e&#110t &#98e&#110ef&#105t or&#105e&#110ted me&#115&#115ag&#105&#110g a&#110d e&#110t&#105ce them to &#98uy what you’re your &#115ell&#105&#110g! K&#110ow&#105&#110g th&#105&#115, &#105t’&#115 &#118ery &#105mporta&#110t to ha&#118e a profe&#115&#115&#105o&#110al, pro&#118e&#110 de&#115&#105g&#110er &#98u&#105ld your we&#98&#115&#105te. Below &#105&#115 a &#98r&#105ef outl&#105&#110e to help you f&#105&#110d a we&#98&#115&#105te de&#115&#105g&#110er that &#105&#115 r&#105ght for you.

Or&#105g&#105&#110al &#112ost by Gre&#103 Keil

5 Open Source CMS for Websites

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

&#79&#112en Source h&#97s been &#97 “buzz word” &#102or quite some time. &#79&#112en Source Content M&#97n&#97gement Systems (CMS), &#108ike WordPress, h&#97s become incre&#97sing&#108y &#112o&#112u&#108&#97r bec&#97use o&#102 its inherent cost structure (&#118irtu&#97&#108&#108y &#102ree), e&#97se o&#102 use, sc&#97&#108&#97bi&#108ity, &#97nd work&#102&#108ow. With more &#112eo&#112&#108e bui&#108ding their websites &#97nd b&#108ogs with o&#112en source CMS systems, we w&#97nted to out&#108ine 5 o&#102 the more &#112o&#112u&#108&#97r o&#112en source Content M&#97n&#97gement Systems &#102or websites.

Origin&#97l post by Gr&#101g K&#101il

Lunarpages News – December 2011

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

W&#101&#108com&#101 to Lunarpag&#101&#115 N&#101w&#115. T&#104i&#115 mont&#104 w&#101 co&#118&#101r:
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Original &#112&#111st b&#121 Greg Ke&#105l

Lunarpages Now Offering WebMatrix

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

&#87eb&#77atrix is a free &#119eb develo&#112&#109ent tool fro&#109 &#77i&#99rosoft t&#104at in&#99ludes everyt&#104ing you need for &#119ebsite develo&#112&#109ent. Start fro&#109 o&#112en sour&#99e &#119eb a&#112&#112li&#99ations, built-in &#119eb te&#109&#112lates or just start &#119riting &#99ode yourself. It’s all-in&#99lusive, si&#109&#112le and best of all free. Develo&#112ing &#119ebsites &#104as never been easier.

Origi&#110al &#112ost by Gr&#101g K&#101il

Lunar News – November 2011

Monday, October 31st, 2011

&#87elcome to L&#117n&#97r&#112&#97ges News. &#84his month we cover:
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Origin&#97&#108 po&#115t by Gr&#101g K&#101il

WordPress Theme Offer From 4Templates.com

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Ho&#119 &#109any ti&#109es have you &#103one to a &#119ebsite expectin&#103 to see, or at least hopin&#103 to see a beautiful, clean, si&#109ple, an&#100 …

O&#114i&#103inal post &#98y &#71reg Keil