Blog posts in the category Internet

  • Woohoo, Special Feature

    Yes. Finally. The special feature has been added to the site. I had been working on getting this for a few days now, on and off that is. This evening I decided to have a real go at it. I progressed slightly with the addition of display: list-item; bu…

  • Guest Speaker On Accessibility

    I can't believe it. I'm in shock. I have been asked to speak on a course on web accessibility in London on Thursday 15th July! David Travis, a member of the Guild of Accessible Web Designers (GAWDs) contacted me regarding my web standards-based, hig…

  • London Trip A Success

    My trip to London was overall a great success. I left my house in the Midlands at 5.50am, which is a miracle for me! I traveled down the M40 which essentially continues to the center of the capital. I arrived at Hillingdon, a tube station on the oute…

  • Accessibility Interview

    I have finished my interview with David Travis, a usability and web accessibility expert for Userfocus, who I met on a training course a while back in London called Web Accesibility. This interview was conducted via numerous emails in a question &amp…

  • Unstyled Gmail

    A few weeks ago I checked out what Google's Gmail web email application looked like without any stylesheets enabled. I did this by disabling them using the Web Developer toolbar for Mozilla Firefox. I have just checked and it still does a similar thi…

  • Stop Design

    Douglas Bowman's Stop Design website is back to it's full colour, fixed width glory. I have to say I prefer this to his previous "bleach" redesign. But like Dave Shea's Mezzoblue and my site, Doug has kept the older styles and you can view…

  • Die Tables Die

    Who says us standards-based web developer zealots don't have a sense of humour! ATTAFTDODTD members were seen at several furniture stores, picketing against the use of tables. Originally targeting Web sites, the ATTAFTDODTD has officially launched…

  • Looking Back On September

    Well, it's the end of the month, and I've jumped a whole year in age, passing the last milestone age before my 30s. Here's some reflection on what's happened, or not as the case maybe, around this site. Here's what I put at the start of the month. O…

  • Surprise

    I found a link back to my site, and to the interview I did with David Travis over at Andrew Fernandez's "DezWozHere" blog. The specific archived post can be found at http://www.dezwozhere.com/blog/archives/000891.html from August 17th 2004. This is a…

  • A Nerd?

    Going on a formula written by Taylor McKnight you can work out are you a nerd?. The formula states: Subtract the number of girlfriends/boyfriends/wives/husbands you've had from the number of computers you have owned. If the number is positive, you a…