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Upgrading WordPress the Easy Way

Upgrading WordPress the Easy Way

WordPress 2.5 is set to be released on March 10th. I don’t recommend running out and upgrading right away, since there are no security flaws (yet) in 2.3.3. It is important, however, to keep your WordPress installation up to date. The good news is, most hosts provide a fairly easy means of upgrading without having […]

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Formatting Your Content

Formatting Your Content

The problem with writing for the internet is that while you have plenty of experience in your field, most of the people reading your website are only planning on spending a few minutes at best reading it. To get your point across, it’s important to make your post easy to scan, so your readers can […]

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Sysco Show Tomorrow!!!

Sysco Show Tomorrow!!!

Tuesday, March 11, 2008, we will have a booth at the 2008 “Discover Your Treasure” Sysco Food Show. We will be also premiering our new Restaurant Section of our web site featuring our new restaurant pricing packages, restaurant menu portfolios, menu design portfolio, and our before and after section. Also added is a section for our Sysco Reps in […]

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Dot Com BOOM v2

Dot Com BOOM v2

The lastest signs of the next dot com bubble growing is Amazon.com is offering web services to developers for direct access to their technology platform. The suite of web services is meant to enable and enhance your applications. Services include: facebook applications billing and account management services easier database solutions You can browsr the Solutions […]

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How to design a really bad web site.

How to design a really bad web site.

We always see tutorials online of webmasters giving people advise on “great” or “fabulous” web design. Well I believe the web is missing a good bad web design tutorial so here it goes. Step 1 – Pick some cool photos online. Use a photo source like Google Images. Make sure the images are really pixelated.

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The Future of Premium WordPress Themes

The Future of Premium WordPress Themes

Ian Stewart, who was one of the runners up in the Sandbox Designs Competition, has started up a new blog called Theme Shaper. He has a post up with predictions about the future development of WordPress themes, including a comment from myself. Ultimately, design depends on context, so it’s a little ridiculous to charge for […]

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Flashbelt

Flashbelt

I love checking out the annual Flashbelt conference speakers’ amazing work. This Flash conference was created by an awesome guy and musician, Dave Schroeder, whose company Pilotvibe makes music for the web.

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America’s Beauty Show

America’s Beauty Show

This weekend we will be attending America’s Beauty Show. One of our newest clients hairstylist4me.com will be premiering their new web site during the show. The site puts you in touch with hairstylists and salon professionals nationwide. Also premiering at the show is the web site of the One Coat line of nail polish from […]

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Flash With Transparent Backgrounds

Flash With Transparent Backgrounds

When I tell people I found out how to make an SWF with a transparent background, they look at me like I’m evil because they think I’m unleashing some annoying ads that float over the navigation and content you’re trying to get to. Yeah, that IS really annoying! Well here at Blueprint Design Studio, we […]

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