How ServerPilot and CloudFlare improve DigitalOcean

I was a Dreamhost customer for more than a decade before discovering DigitalOcean in 2014. Both offer virtual private servers to host one or more websites, but DigitalOcean offers better performance via an all SSD back-end and better pricing. Dreamhost‘s shared hosting plans cost $9/month. While DigitalOcean virtual private servers (1 vCPU, 512MB vRAM, and […]

amCharts is a good alternative to Where I’ve Been

In December 2013, the website www.whereivebeen.com discontinued its service. It offered a means of creating a map of all of the places you’ve been. The good folks at amCharts offer a good alternative to Where I’ve Been. Use their website to select the states or countries you’ve visited, and they will provide you the JavaScript […]

ScoreVivo.com redesign

I’m pleased to announce the redesign of ScoreVivo.com, the sheet music publishing business my mom and I started in August 2011. The site has grown to 135 downloadable sheet music arrangements (mostly for flute) from about 20 arrangers and composers. Backend Changes I ended up making a lot of changes to offer the performance, stability, […]