Monterey Bay Design Blog | From Soup to Nuts - Part 2

Heartbleed

Heartbleed
Throwing together a last minute post under any circumstances is difficult – for me anyway. I agonize over details.  However, this is important and I wanted to get this out there in some  form – quick 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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New Home Page .::. New Reviews Page

New Home Page .::. New Reviews Page
And just in case you missed it… Monterey Bay Design  has a new Testimonials & Reviews page. Plus a new parallax home page! No related posts.

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 ...

Powerless over vanity…

Powerless over vanity...
No insect hangs its nest on threads as frail as those which will sustain the weight of human vanity. Edith Wharton My favorite quote from Edith Wharton’s The House of Mirth notwithstanding, vanity in all its forms, is often a great equalizer. Even the humblest of us has it for something – looks, talent, success, ...

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 “website designer” is the term people are most familiar with and, therefore, it is often used – even by those who know the difference – as an all-inclusive umbrella term for ...

Thank you, Google-Free-Listing Scammers… 2

Thank you, Google-Free-Listing Scammers...
This is what you hear: “Our records show that you have not updated your free Google listing….” This is what they are really saying: “Even though I’m not affiliated with Google at all, I will continue to call this number over and over and over again until someone falls for my scam, I drive you ...

Oh, look – a promo…

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This is the Windows Technical Support calling… 1

This is the Windows Technical Support calling...
As a general rule, there is something immensely enjoyable about scamming a scammer.  Or at least playing along. And, much like a soft drink before the sugar substitutes took over the world, the act of scolding said scammer is delightful and refreshing, especially when you get to spend those precious moments with the Windows Technical ...