Category: Reviews

Better Analytics With DigMyData

How much actionable data are you getting out of analytics right now? Are you measuring important activities? You probably aren’t doing much beyond Google Analytics because frankly, most analytics tools require a lot of time. It’s not that they can’t be useful, it’s just that learning something useful requires you to record the right type […]

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Twitter vs. Joel on Software

Twitter’s usefulness has been argued many times before. I have to admit, I’ve often wondered how useful it truly is considering the amount of time I spend on Twitter. If you ask someone how Twitter helps their business, chances are you’ll hear some of the following: It’s a great way to engage with my users. […]

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The Micropreneur Academy

Running a one person business can be a difficult task. There are always too many things to do and not enough time in a day to get them done. Ever since I stopped contracting and decided to launch a product, it’s been non-stop work with very little to show for it. Frankly, I was getting […]

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Mockups with Balsamiq

Mockup creation is an extremely important part of how I start a new project. I usually work on paper or a whiteboard for this part of a project. This time I decided to give Balsamiq Mockups a try. Balsamiq Mockups is an Adobe Air based app developed by a dude that used to work for […]

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Open Source Content Management Systems

I’ve built hundreds of content management systems (CMS) in my web career. Well, maybe not hundreds but it certainly feels that way. Early in my career I custom built everything. That is, until I discovered the amount of free, open source CMS applications available out there. At which point it seemed like a no-brainer, why […]

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