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At Marketing Profs B2B Forum in Boston last October, I was interviewed by Gemma Houghton for Webcertain.tv. http://webcertain.tv/vod/capitalising-on-new-technologies/13525

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WordPress 3.3 — A Major Update

WordPress version 3.3 has arrived and it’s a major release. Where version 3.2 was mostly a bug fix and stability release, version 3.3 introduces new tools for all users from admins to authors and subscribers. I’ve been working with the beta and release candidate versions here on this blog and the improvement that has me most excited is the unified drag-n-drop media loader.

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WordPress 3.2 beta 1: First Look

WordPress just released the first beta of the next version of their popular blogging/CMS platform. So, I installed WordPress 3.2, beta 1 on this blog to explore the new features in the Dashboard and took a first look at WordPress’ new theme, Twentyeleven. This post describes my first impressions.

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Sidebar Pages In WordPress

There are a lot of WordPress plugins that will put a Popular Posts widget in your blog’s sidebar. But, they all return different results. Here’s how to create a sidebar widget that will feature the posts you want to highlight.

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15 HTML5 FAQs

A lot of people are curious about HTML5 but few really understand what it’s about and many have misconceptions about it. Here are 15 frequently asked questions about HTML5 with my short answers.

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Sekonic Blog Launched

Sekonic Blog - front pageI had the pleasure once again of working with Matt Hill of MacGroup USA to create a WordPress blog for one of their clients, the Sekonic Company, a premier manufacturer of photographic light meters. The Sekonic Blog uses a custom child theme derived from the Twentyten WordPress theme and incorporates Featured Images and customized excerpts to give post authors more control of what appears on the blog’s front page. The site also uses advanced CSS3 properties to create rounded corners, drop shadows and transition effects

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Understanding HTML5 Audio

His Master's VoiceA quickie tutorial on the HTML5 audio element and its JavaScript API. Examples illustrate applications such as: background music, sound effects, alert noises and audio content.

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HTML Manual of Style

The HTML Manual of Style is a clear, concise reference for Hypertext Markup Language, including the exciting new features of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript. It is intended as a guide for content creators and Web developers who wish to  create webpages pleasing to people and search robots. The book contains dozens of examples of HTML […]

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