Using Google Public DNS

We are yet to be there in India, the “internet speeds” are fast catching up but are equally costly. On an average, we tend to choose between 256 Kbps minimum to 1 Mbps max. However, with more and more websites evolving as web applications and our “impatience”, we can only do this. Use Google public … Continue reading Using Google Public DNS

RSS-Subscribe!

Apologies for the entries with random code appearing in my RSS feed; I was experimenting with a plugin and posted them accidentally. 15 entries showed up in my feed last week, too. This was due to a backend change I made in WordPress. If I haven’t put you off subscribing already with my mishaps, please … Continue reading RSS-Subscribe!

Get ready for .anything!

I am very much excited about the recent approval by ICANN to launch new generic top-level domains. Generic top-level domains, gTLDs, are basically anything to the right of the furthest dot, .com, .org, .net for example. This decision by ICANN means anyone can submit an application to request a new gTLD. It’s safe to say lots of brands … Continue reading Get ready for .anything!

IE 6 still rules?

It’s the age of CSS3, HTML5, and what not. There are tonnes of designers & developers who want to officially quit developing for this outdated browsers. But look at this, IE6 is still used in many parts of the world. I guess the browsers are free! But who’s telling them? So are you still looking … Continue reading IE 6 still rules?

There is no perfect host!!!

Anyone who’s hosted a website probably has complaints about their hosting provider. It’s no surprise — things go wrong in hosting all the time. The unfortunate reality is that there is no perfect host. Learning what can go wrong, and what is acceptable is key in finding a host that suits you. Downtime is a reality, but … Continue reading There is no perfect host!!!

Building a Winning Web Site!

Think of the Web sites you personally consider “good.” Chances are that at least some of them don’t include the most state-of-the-art technology; they may not be the most visually attractive sites on the web. But they likely are well-designed, with helpful information that you can find easily. All useful Web sites are based on … Continue reading Building a Winning Web Site!