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Good Web Design – For Beauty Or For Business?

Ultimateworkathomedads.com commented on an article, so I checked out his site. Looks like he has a bunch of good advice. This article is near and dear to my heart. Go read it. I recently had someone ask me to make … Continue reading

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New Web Design

I’ve been working on making my site a little more appealing to the small or local business owner, the people that I really want to work for. I looked at some other sites out there and this is what I … Continue reading

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Art and Money, Part Two

I’ve been thinking about what I wrote about the Greenes. I think that it is possible and even probable, to make money clinging to your one, true, pure artistic vision. But I’ve known a lot of starving artists. Some artists … Continue reading

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Art and Money

I visited “The New and Native Beauty: The Art and Craft of Greene and Greene” at the Huntington Library today. It was a rainy day, but the exhibit closes in 2 days, so this was our last chance. The rain … Continue reading

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When Should I Use A Splash Page?

If you ever have a link that says “Skip Intro”, then you need to remove the page that contains that link. There’s no question or debate about this. The ONLY time I would ever do that is if you are … Continue reading

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Jeffrey Zeldman Presents : Is your (website’s) underwear showing?

Years ago, I set my browser’s default background color to gray, the shade of gray that the original Mosaic used. Since then, I’ve been shocked at how many sites don’t specify a background color. Write this down. Specify a background … Continue reading

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