2014-05-26T13:39:24ZStarting in June, About.com has decided to remove our blogs in favor of promoting our other content more directly. If you regularly read the blog here, you may notice some changes, as I'll be focusing more on writing longer articles and less on writing short blog posts. But I'll still be here, writing about HTML and web design. I am also writing in a lot of other places, besides About.com. You can find me at:
There are lots of good SSL certificates out there, but if you want more comprehensive validation, you should get Extended Validation. This is the validation that tells your customers that your company has been validated as real and legitimate. It puts your name in the URL bar and provides that extra edge of security and confidence.
Here is a list of the 10 Cheapest SSL Extended Validation (EV) Certificates.
2014-05-12T05:00:43ZMany larger websites do, but there are content management systems available to help. Find out if your site has similar problems to this case study.
2014-05-11T05:00:26ZIs there someone in your life who inspires you? Well, one of those people in mine is my Mom. She was a nurse my entire growing years, and then she decided to go back to school and get a Master's degree. She then got a job working as a database manager and web developer for the CF Center of Stanford. She's retired now and is enjoying doing arts and gardening. Thanks Mom! Happy Mother's Day!
2014-05-06T05:00:02ZDid you know that you can turn your text documents into speech to be read over the phone or other device? VoiceXML allows you to convert XHTML and other XML documents into audio dialogs. Learn more about Voice XML
2014-05-05T05:00:34ZViruses on computers are getting more and more dangerous. There are viruses that scour web pages, web browser caches, and other locations for email addresses. There is malware that will use your computer as a spam robot. There is also malware that will skim phishing information off of websites and web forms. The best protection from getting infected is to use an antivirus software program, but there are also things you can do to your websites to help make your pages less virus and spammer friendly. Learn More About How to Prevent Viruses from Infecting Your Web Pages and Your Customers
2014-05-02T05:00:52ZOkay, I don't really hate frames, as much as people might think that I do. But I really hate designers who don't take two minutes to make their frames accessible. And no, putting a
2014-05-01T05:00:00Z(image) Once you understand the color wheel, you can use it to find color combinations that look good together. But remember, that the color wheel is only a tool. If you find a color combination that you like that isn't recommended by the color wheel, that doesn't mean you should throw it out. My first rule of color combinations is to use colors that I like. Learn More about Color Harmony
(image) Notepad is a text editor that comes free with every copy of Microsoft Windows. There is no need to get anything else when you want to write HTML. You can create complex and beautiful pages using Notepad.
Learn how easy it is to Write HTML in Notepad