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Why you should not get a 15 year old to design your website

Why you should not get a 15 year old to design your website

By tom, 28.08.07

So many people these days claim to be able to make websites, long gone are the days where it was seen as some kind of clever, voodoo, dark magic. Programs like Dreamweaver and Frontpage have brought web design to the masses. No longer do small companies have to pay thousands…

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Things every small business should consider before starting a website

Things every small business should consider before starting a website

By tom, 26.08.07

Everyone wants a website these days, infact you could say that everyone 'needs' a website these days. It's become just about as important as business cards and a yellow pages listing were 15 years ago. But there are quite a few things to consider before thinking that a website will…

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Top 5 Tips for Good User Interface Design

Top 5 Tips for Good User Interface Design

By tom, 24.08.07

User interface design is critically important when designing good and useable websites. It's often something that's overlooked or taken for granted by the general public as they use a site, but the basic principles are often applied by designers almost without them realising. Good design more often than not goes…

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An XHTML and CSS-based Form Template

An XHTML and CSS-based Form Template

By tom, 23.08.07

I've always found it a little tricky to write truly valid forms, yet still keeping the layout looking anything half decent. I guess you can hack it around a bit and float div's left and right, but it somehow always seemed a rather long-winded way to go about things. So…

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Nice and Free CSS Layout Templates

Nice and Free CSS Layout Templates

By tom, 23.08.07

A little thin on the ground with regards to the graphical elements but at first glance looks like a useful wireframe layout guide for building validated CSS based sites. Check out the nice and free CSS layout templates available at mycelly.com

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AJAX Gizmos and Scripts for your Site

AJAX Gizmos and Scripts for your Site

By tom, 23.08.07

If you want to pimp your site and make it look the business take a look at these great AJAX script resources. AJAX is a bit of a buzzword at the moment which I don't particularly agree with, especially as there are plenty of cool web2.0 effects which might be…

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The End of the Internet

The End of the Internet

By tom, 23.08.07

Well I finally did it! I read everything on the Internet, it took a very long time and many late nights, but I can happily say that I finally feel a sense of closure. Having digested all the billions of opinions, comments and down right nonsense out there. So here…

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If Blog Comments were a Meeting

If Blog Comments were a Meeting

By tom, 23.08.07

If you've ever read a blog or bulletin board online you'll know they are a great source of useful, insightful and interesting comments but you'll also know the majority are just complete rubbish posted by people who wouldn't normally speak their mind quite so bluntly. It's basically an excuse for…

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An Explanation...

An Explanation...

By tom, 22.08.07

Ok maybe a slightly strange choice of category title, but I needed somewhere in our lovely little blog to share with the world all the amazing new things we discover which just make us go 'WOW'! I've been looking on Ajaxrain.com lately (fantastic site by the way guys) and there…

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