Wonderware Central website redesign launched

After several months of work, I’m pleased to say that Wonderware Central launched its redesigned website today. Many people were involved in this project, but I did most of the development and design. This was my first time using the open source Joomla content management system. As such, it was also my first time developing …

WordPress Block Lists for Confirmation Emails

I run several community blogs that maintain an open registration process, meaning a new user can create a new account and begin adding content to the website. Two examples include www.thirdgoal.com and voices.crossandcrescent.com. User-generated content is nothing new, for many sites permit strangers to comment. But in the WordPress world, there are many plugins and …

YUI New Year’s Resolution

For my 2007 New Year’s Resolution, I vow to adopt and frequently use the Yahoo! User Interface Library (YUI). I learned about Yahoo’s YUI while reading 24 Ways over the holidays. Once I got over the disbelief of having not learned of YUI until now, I couldn’t wait to use it in an upcoming project. …

50 Domains, 23 Registrars

After more than 10 years of service, I’ve finally had it with Network Solutions and am now on the hunt for a new registrar. I’m fed up with NetSol’s constant upselling as well as their refusal to stop sending me emails from domains I don’t recognize (see my post “Network Solutions Phishing & Spam“). I …