Google, not surprisingly, is the most popular search engine by far and will be serving the majority of your potential clients with page results when they perform a search on the services you offer or the products you manufacture or sell. Google, in fact, handles over 80% of the market share among search engines, with Bing and Yahoo in a very distant second and third place handling 8.76% and 7.77% respectively.
This is a quick, easy tutorial for creating a glowing reflection.
Document-oriented (or schema-less) databases such as CouchDB and MongoDB have received a lot of attention lately in the form of the NoSQL movement and many new articles, books and websites.
Here at Level2 we love our clients, but sometimes a client comes along that has to have their way or else. Here are a few mistakes that clients make and what you can do about it as a designer...
The old saying, “You get what you pay for” is very reflective in the IT industry. The IT industry is probably one of the most fragmented industries and scarily it is one of the most important. It touches every other industry, and without quality implementation and support of IT systems a business can fail or not compete successfully.
We all have our good skills and our not so good ones. I feel that everyone should have goals or projects on correcting these not so good ones. Right now my project is trying to get organized and become better with managing my time. The priorities have to come first, but how do you list your priorities when they are all important?
All of the above are required to have a successful website. The combination of all 4, which I call the marketing mix involves many different strategies.
Computers are like cars; there are short term and long term maintenance that needs to be done to keep it running smoothly. Windows does come with maintenance tools that checks for consistency and they can help prolong the use and dependability of your computer.
After I switched to a Mac OS X, there was still a void in the application department, again leaving people with either Dreamweaver, or TextEdit. Until 2007 that is. Panic Software released Coda, an all in one application that provided a top notch FTP program, built in SSL terminal, and complimentary copies of several E-Reference books to use while programming.
These really big names have some really bad pages that no one is going to take seriously. I mean really, are they nervous about change? Do they want to make more money? Is it because it isn’t on the top of the priority list? If it isn’t, well it should be! Millions of pages are out there and everyone is out there looking and all those people that are looking are not going to spend any time on your page if it isn’t shiny like a brand new penny!
Telecommuting can be beneficial to more than just the employee and employer, though – it is beneficial to the environment too.
Too many times where I would only need the same 3 programs to bring a system back to life, they are simple, actively updating and does not use as much processing power as the popular cleaners (Norton and McAfee, GO AWAY!), and the best part is, they’re all free!
This is a great way to create buzz about your product. When companies rebrand, their new image usually either gains good press and good results, or bad press and losses.
You do not want anyone overlooking what you’re doing, right? We all know that if you are purchasing music from the iTunes Store and you enter your credit card information, you only want Apple to know that and not anyone else. When securing your wireless network, you basically much have two options, WEP and WPA.
Too often when we visit a website we are bombarded with clutter. We go to a website in search of something specific and instead we are bombarded with ads, colors, text, things flying around the screen, and those ever annoying popups...