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Summer Special – Hosting Bonanza! 1

Summer Special - Hosting Bonanza!
Well, not so much a bonanza – but it’s still a great deal! Sign up for one of our two most popular hosting packages and get 3 full months FREE with a 12 month contract. The Monterey Bay Design Linux server is a high-end, professionally-managed West Coast VPS offering premium bandwidth, speed and reliability. All ...

Google’s Mobile Algorithm – Are you mobilized?

Google's Mobile Algorithm - Are you mobilized?
If you’ve been paying attention – and I know you have – these mobile devices they have now¬†are pretty popular… ūüėČ Pretty popular as in, “what’s a desktop computer?” popular. As in, “Star Trek¬†is so old school, the phone in my pocket¬†is more advanced than Seven of Nine’s PADD¬†from the 24th¬†century” popular. As an early ...

A Brief History of the World Wide Web

A Brief History of the World Wide Web
Well, this is quite possibly the geekiest¬†thing I’ve ever posted, but as a fact, it’s kinda cool. 1989 March, 1989 – Tim Berners-Lee submits a proposal for a distributed information system at CERN. 1990 December, 1990 – The world’s first website and server go live at CERN. 1991 January, 1991 – The Web extends to ...

Heartbleed

Heartbleed
Throwing together a last minute post under any circumstances is difficult Рfor me anyway. I agonize over details.  However, this is important and I wanted to get this out there in some  form Рquick and dirty. Amended: These sites have helpfully documented the servers that have been patched that needed it, those that ...

Just a test…

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Para – what? Parallax, updates, and shameless self-promotions 2

Para - what? Parallax, updates, and shameless self-promotions
You’ve heard the term: parallax… Sounds like something you might take for your ¬†stomach. Nope, it’s yet another web technology that’s been sweeping the internet. ¬†Parallax, by definition is “an apparent change in the position of an object resulting from a change in position of the observer” or “the angular difference in direction of a ...

Responsive Web Design

Responsive Web Design
The way people access the internet today has changed dramatically in just a few short years and it will, no doubt, continue to change.  As with all technological advances, it is a semi-Herculean task to keep up. (The  brand new computer you bought today is already old and needs updating by the time you get ...

Web Designer vs. Web Developer 1

Web Designer vs. Web Developer
Few people outside the industry understand that these are, in fact, two different things; so, you may hear the terms used interchangeably.¬† The term ‚Äúwebsite designer‚ÄĚ is the term people are most familiar with and, therefore, it is often used ‚Äď even by those who know the difference ‚Äď as an all-inclusive umbrella term for ...

Oh, look – a promo…

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Massive Attack… Great Band Name…

Massive Attack... Great Band Name...
…oh wait, it already is. <sarcasm>As hysterically funny as that is</sarcasm>, I’m referring to the¬†massive¬†WordPress attack which is not hysterically funny. When I warn clients to not use “admin” as a user name and “password” as their password, I’m sometimes looked at with big eyes and a ¬†cocked head. ¬†“Why would anyone want to hack ...