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Tech and Coffee – helps again.

Yesterday, I bought a USB 3.0 drive for my computer, since it has 4 3.0 ports and they're 10 times faster I thought it was time.  Got home, plugged in the drive and it didn't work, wasn't detected.  After testing on another computer, where the drive worked fine, I mentioned about that this morning in… Continue reading Tech and Coffee – helps again.

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10 Usability studies from Steve Krug’s “Don’t Make Me Think”

In the coming month's class I'm preparing called "Help your Website Everyday - Have A Right Start" part of that was presenting best practices for usability, and that research led me to this presentation, a book that to this day I refer people to so that they too won't make me think. Here you go,… Continue reading 10 Usability studies from Steve Krug’s “Don’t Make Me Think”

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Weekly Roundup – Guy R Cook 20130727

50 Homepage Website Layouts using Featured Details & Icon Lists by Jake Rocheleau -- start paste -- The trend of icon detail lists has be rising very quickly but silently. I have not seen many other designers writing about this topic, and my hope is to shed light onto the trend with some beautiful examples. Generally… Continue reading Weekly Roundup – Guy R Cook 20130727

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Infographic Submission Sites – The Good, Mediocre and Ones To Avoid

Adam Melson posted a great post about Infographic submission sites, I call "The Good, The Bad and The Ugly"    He's evaluated 50 sites and based on his measurements of worth lists them here Infographic Submission Sites – The Good, Mediocre and Ones To Avoid   Infographics, is the new buzzword and it's all about the… Continue reading Infographic Submission Sites – The Good, Mediocre and Ones To Avoid

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The 2013 Digital Marketer Report and What You Can Learn From It

Written by: Eric Brantner Eric has shared several good bits from the 2013 Digital Marketer Report, one of them is this: The more niche you can go, the better off you are. Search engines aren’t getting any less competitive. In fact, as the numbers suggest, it’s more competitive than ever. So if you are going… Continue reading The 2013 Digital Marketer Report and What You Can Learn From It

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They will never be as fast or as strong as you …

They will never be as fast or as strong as you: I’ve seen an agent punch through a concrete wall; men have emptied entire clips at them and hit nothing but air; yet, their strength, and their speed, are still based in a world that is built on rules. Because of that, they will never… Continue reading They will never be as fast or as strong as you …

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“This site may be compromised” and what to do when that happens

http://www.facebook.com/guyrcook.webdeveloper the warning message made my phone ring once when a customer at the local computer store had website problems, the store referred their customer to me to sort it out. Their issue was more involved than this post has room for, so in the facebook page I add content into, (the link above) I've… Continue reading “This site may be compromised” and what to do when that happens