Archive for March, 2010

Make sure your URL is your own

Saturday, March 27th, 2010

I know that it is risky to choose free service. As is often said, you get what you pay for, but I have to admit there are some awesome resources out there for creating a website free of charge and I have tried them. For the most part, ...

Technology always gives us more

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

Last week I was rather excited about the prospect of faster internet speeds in urban and suburban areas. But alas; my wishes have been denied, my dreams waylaid and my speed will remain subpar for the foreseeable future. According to the National Broadband Plan published by the Federal Communications ...

Access, availability and speed

Friday, March 12th, 2010

I feel the need for speed. This popular line from the movie Top Gun can easily be translated to the internet as we rely more and more on fast delivery of information and better response time for online games. There are tricks that the web page designer can ...

Load faster, stress less

Saturday, March 6th, 2010

According to an article on the Neuromarketing Blog, bad websites are stressful and the greatest stressor of all is pages that are slow to load. I bet you’ve been there; waiting, waiting, waiting and then you finally think, with so many other choices, what am I waiting for? If ...