HTML5 vs. Flash

HTML5 vs. Flash

There is a battle going on among those who control how content is displayed from the Internet on web pages, cell phones, iPads and netbooks.  On one side is Adobe with their Flash technology; the other is HTML5, wildly supported by Apple. So why does this affect you and why should you even care? To … Continue reading HTML5 vs. Flash

Why I will never buy an iPad

Why I will never buy an iPad

The recent announcement of the iPad and launch earlier this week has started what is essentially the next feeding frenzy for Apple fanboys (and fangirls) along with what Apple hopes to be a sizeable market share from people who don’t like Amazon’s Kindle. It’s a cool device, I’d play with someone elses for 10 minutes … Continue reading Why I will never buy an iPad

Optimizing Images For The Web

Optimizing Images For The Web

Now more then ever websites are graphically driven, from photo blogs to graphics used to help tell stories, websites have more pages, and more pages with images on them.  Properly optimizing images for the web generally means reducing the file size down as small as possible without negatively impacting the quality of the image.  Doing … Continue reading Optimizing Images For The Web

Staying on top of color trends

Staying on top of color trends

Websites, no matter how much text they contain, are visually driven.  Graphic designers surround text with colorful illustrations, photos, every part of a website is visually driven and at the root of these designs is a color palette that’s been choose specifically to compliment the niche of the site and the ease of reading and … Continue reading Staying on top of color trends

The best stats tools to use for your site

The best stats tools to use for your site

Analytics Software Packages VisiStat – Real-time tracking with graphical and intuitive reporting features. Google Analytics – Mentioned in our first list, Google offers free analytics software. Includes tight integration with AdWords (see also: 27 Features that Make Google Analytics Best of Breed). Unlike some enterprise apps, the stats are usually on a delay of a … Continue reading The best stats tools to use for your site