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Dave Pasternack says SEO is useless

Posted on 01/29/2007

Should you create a mobile specific page, and how?

Posted on 01/27/2007

Web design firms need to do more for their clients

Posted on 01/25/2007

Pfizer closing in Ann Arbor

Posted on 01/22/2007

Styling Lists, Tables, Borders and Forms in CSS

Posted on 01/18/2007

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Posted on 01/13/2007

Watching the behavior of those who have been told what to do

Posted on 01/09/2007

Ways to test your site for the mobile web

Posted on 01/08/2007

Dealing with Transparent PNG’s and Printing?

Posted on 01/05/2007

What is affordable SEO? is SEO really affordable?

Posted on 01/04/2007

Archive for January, 2007

Dave Pasternack says SEO is useless

By Ross Johnson on Monday, January 29, 2007 No Comments

The Web Guerrilla himself, Greg Boser had some interesting things to say about Mr. Dave Pasternack. More interesting than my ranting…. Dave Pasternack, founder of Did-it.com has long been rambling and upsetting the SEO industry by claiming that “SEO is not rocket science.” Unsurprising is the fact that Dave owns a SEM/PPC company that does…

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Should you create a mobile specific page, and how?

By Ross Johnson on Saturday, January 27, 2007 8 Comments

With the release of the iPhone, the mobile web is expected to take off. Even though the iPhone has it’s own built in browser that is likely to be more capable than those browsers being used today; many users will begin browsing the web with out a capable browser simply due to the mobile web…

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Web design firms need to do more for their clients

By Ross Johnson on Thursday, January 25, 2007 No Comments

How common is this scenario Client wants website, they contact firms for pricing, pick a firm, site is designed and developed, they contact them again when they need a refresher, maintenance, etc… Pretty common, and some reading this might think why this is a problem? Mutual Benefit from a broader relationship It takes a lot…

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Pfizer closing in Ann Arbor

By Ross Johnson on Monday, January 22, 2007 No Comments

It looks like Pfizer is closing down their Ann Arbor Office. This is a frightening wake up call for Michigan and Ann Arbor in general. With the auto industry struggling and having mass layoffs, Michigan has looked into technology and medicine as the future of our economy. With the closing of Pfizer this gives a…

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Styling Lists, Tables, Borders and Forms in CSS

By Ross Johnson on Thursday, January 18, 2007 1 Comment

Lists Styling Nested Lists Multi Column Lists Spruced Up Site Maps Taming Lists Beautifully Numbered Lists Styling Tables CSS Styled Table Gallery Veerle Styled Table CSS Tables Tutorial Styled Table Calendar Tables with Style Styling Forms CSS Form Garden Man in Blue Form Layout Experiment Customized Input Elements Styling Form Controls Radio/Checkbox Customisation Veerle Styling…

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Ways to test your site for the mobile web

By Ross Johnson on Monday, January 8, 2007 18 Comments

The buzz about the future of the mobile web is almost defining. Even though the mobile tsunami has not hit the web yet, it is better to be prepared for when it does crash down on us, rather than trying to swim to the surface after it does. While I wouldn’t necessarily start creating a…

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Dealing with Transparent PNG’s and Printing?

By Ross Johnson on Friday, January 5, 2007 No Comments

I came across an interesting situation today, where the background of transparent background of PNG’s and printing became an issue. The client being a developer had hired an incredible artist/architect to draw some beautiful renderings of the building based on the plans and the master plan. The Problem Due to the gradient background I had…

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What is affordable SEO? is SEO really affordable?

By Ross Johnson on Thursday, January 4, 2007 No Comments

Search Engine optimization and Marketing is a very new industry compared to most forms of marketing and business promotion. Because of this the cost of services range greatly as there really is no “market rate” for SEO. I have seen dirt cheap rates on freelancer bidding sites and astronomical monthly contracts at well established SEO…

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