Blogs posted in October 2012

Posted on Tuesday, October 30, 2012

I got almost all the things I needed to get done on my to-do list. This includes: Photoshop comps for Intel Recommended Reading flow, Huawei email draft, helping out with Nephoscale email (not on my list but I knew I would need to), troubleshoot a data problem with a landing page, DailyStrength scheduling, Karen's YouTube video, fixed Analyst Solution bug, and got part 1A out of 4 parts of javascript homework done. Plus I worked out. Not bad for one day.

I have to keep remembering that when I start something, even if it's a small start, it's easier to continue. If I put off even...

Posted on Wednesday, October 24, 2012

After 5 years at the same hosting company and finally being fed up with random downtime, slow performance, and limited server offering (AuraDev), I finally cut the cord and went to an unmanaged server at Linode. The setup and migration took less than a day, and it felt great to be able to set up a completely blank Ubuntu installation and have total control.

Linode had excellent instructions that showed me how to install and secure my LAMP stack and set up my domain names, and I took the knowledge I'd gained this past year setting up dozens of Drupal/WordPress sites...

Posted on Tuesday, October 2, 2012

I'm creating a mood board for a client and found a really fun tool to compare typefaces with each other in layout easily and quickly: http://font-combinator.com/

I found these two combinations that I really like and may incorporate soon if the client doesn't like them haha:

Leckerli One & Raleway

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