Web – General

Google’s Growing Homepage

May 14, 2005

Who’s Crazier?

February 21, 2005

Gmail Invites

January 5, 2005

Dissing Technorati

July 31, 2004

Google Guide

January 3, 2004

Google Guide: Interactive Online Tutorial on Searching with Google(tm) is the single best resource for understanding everything there is to know about Google. I thought I knew Google pretty well but after skimming through the guide I found a few new things to put into my searching repertoire, like proximity searching. Keywords are the lifeblood […]

Building a page from scratch

November 22, 2003

I really like Retooling Slashdot with Web Standards from A List Apart. I hope to apply this process to my own site one of the days. The basic process for the retooling was as follows: Strip out all non-essential tags. Add semantic markup. Group data in boxes. Add layout markup. Apply unique style attributes. My […]

Redesign for Jakob Nielsen

August 15, 2003

Whenever I’ve stumbled across Jakob Nielsen’s website useit.com I’ve chuckled politely to myself – here is one of the supposed leading web usability experts and his website looks like shit. I don’t expect anyone to be thrilled with my design, but that isn’t what I do for a living. You put web usability expert in […]