Song About Usability Pro Jakob Nielsen

Didn’t feel like reporting on anything today and wanted to do something cheerful. Webreference reviewed usability pro Jakob Nielsen’s newest book, Homepage Usability: 50 Websites Deconstructed and I got it in my head to do a song on him. Here’s what popped up. Apologies to Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice for messing with their … Read more

August 31 issue of A

August 31 issue of A List Apart is out. First up is Daniel Short’s Build a “Send a Page to a Friend”, which shows you step-by-step how to add “Recommend page to a friend” capabilities to your Web site using HTML and ASP. The article comes with an example for downloading so you can play … Read more

Try to do something creative

Try to do something creative and it blows up in your face. Update on June 14, 2010: This post is hilarious. It has gotten a lot of attention … I was going to delete it, but then I thought: You know what? Let’s give folks they want. I hope this helps! 35 Ideas to Do … Read more

This is my first blogger

This is my first blogger posting. I’ve decided to take the plunge so I can somehow keep my web site regularly updated and embarrass myself by displaying how small my mind is compared to bloggers out there in the world like Jason Kottke or Steve Champeon. Oy, now I have to find the time to … Read more