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Been away for a bit. Between the ProtoBaby ™ due in January, getting my book Trigger Happy ready for Kickstarter and working on a new novel, got sidetracked. But now, I’ve decided to start teaching myself Ruby on Rails. I’ll … Continue reading
Wow, so much for getting this done for ‘next week’… Been working on a new YA book series for at-risk students so I let the blog slip a bit. I’m back now, however, so let’s get back to one of … Continue reading
I’m going to talk about Hick’s Law, I swear! First, I did want to address a topic which came up in a recent interview: the Persona. A Persona is a story about someone. We are telling the tale of a … Continue reading
“Brevity is the soul of wit,” Oscar Wilde said. Meanwhile, I had a phone interview today. One of the questions I was asked was a follow-up to a statement about ‘clean design’. I was asked ‘what is cleanness?” Cleanness, at … Continue reading
Just installed… Now to see what this thing can do.
Increasing your response rate on a web site is one of the most important elements of User Experience. From better click-thru ratios on offers to greater satisfaction in site use, knowing what elements generate the best responses and reactions is … Continue reading
http://mashable.com/2012/07/19/google-plus-api-businesses/This makes me happy, as I would like to play with this more.
Sorry for the week-plus break, but some good and hectic things have been going on. Back to writing… Today, I talk about .live() and .delegate(), two jQuery functions that get lots of use. Both let you attach event handlers to … Continue reading