* be WaiHappy "Money is nice. Bandwidth is nice. Graphic design is occasionally nice. But your Web site will suck if you see it as a pimple on the butt of something much larger." -- <a href="http://philip.greenspun.com/wtr/dead-trees/53001.htm">philg</a> 1st web conference: mundane stuff (on <a href="http://dm93.org/about">about</a> page) see also: * W3C validator tips@@ * <a href="http://www.useit.com">useit.com</a> explains over and over that keeping it simple is important. If you want to sell stuff online, <a href="http://www.ebay.com">Ebay</a> is called "the perfect store" for a reason. If you want to do transactions under your own name/brand, consider <a href="http://smallbusiness.yahoo.com/merchant/">yahoo small business solutions</a>. Yahoo stores rocks. (<a href="http://www.paulgraham.com/avg.html">beating the averages</a> is an article that explains how it was built.) <a href="http://gilest.org/">edd's friend</a> who does local training <hr />notes from sidekick... <hr />hm... class for church? Is your child old enough to have an email account? Ask them: if you see "fill this out and we'll send you $1000" what would you do? I.e. Do they know when something is too good to be true? Usatoday 13Ag: lovesan virus GetNetWise.com (usa today 24Jul 2003) how the net spans the range of the human condition (80% of everything is drek... zipf happens... sex/death push technology) Integrity/accountability ... ManagingExpectations <hr />hmm... local community, i.e. less than public... email callback? <hr /> **Jun 2003**: <a href="http://soa.granitecanyon.com/">public DNS service</a>... perhaps organize some stuff on YourOwnDomainName, ala <a href="http://www.fellowshipofgrace.org/2003/maint/gfdns.html">GF DNS details</a> (which is out of date). analogy with phone number portability, ... (refactor: InternetRealEstate) From connolly Wed Dec 22 20:50:27 +0000 2004 From: connolly Date: Wed, 22 Dec 2004 20:50:27 +0000 Subject: Microsoft Visual Studio ate my high school's web site Message-ID: <20041222205027+0000@dm93.org> My high school, <a href="http://www.bishopmiege.com/">Bishop Miege</a> is all excited about thier web site now. Ugh... flash, fixed-size display, javascript menus, text-as-images. <tt>&lt;meta content="Microsoft Visual Studio 7.0" name="GENERATOR"></tt> Ugh! From connolly Fri Jan 7 17:56:27 +0000 2005 From: connolly Date: Fri, 07 Jan 2005 17:56:27 +0000 Subject: matt on picking a web host Message-ID: <20050107175627+0000@dm93.org> <a href="http://www.bestkungfu.com/archive/date/2004/07/how-to-pick-a-web-host/">How to pick a Web host</a> (Web, Thu 1 Jul 2004 14:19 PT [509]). cpanel, yup.