DIY Marketing Blog: Button Color Test: Red beats... →
A question we hear a lot at Performable is: “Which button color converts best?” As design teams publish and test landing pages they inevitably get around to choosing a button color for their page. And given that small details can make big differences in conversion, it makes sense to consider the… We’re making a lot of changes to the GoSquared site right now. We’ll be A/B...
hiten: Three Necessities for Start-up Success (Video starring Marc Andreessen)
GoSquared around the Twitterverse →
Wordpress plugin for GoSquared apps released →
Handy PHP function: Time breakdown →
Marco.org: Mobile OS web-browsing share →
Some people are criticizing John Gruber’s piece on iPad and Android browser share because Apple-product owners are more likely to visit his site (a bias he clearly acknowledged). I was curious to see more widespread numbers, so I got permission to post Tumblr’s OS percentages from Google… Reblogging Marco again, I know, but these figures are quite interesting.
Marco.org: On Read It Later →
Read It Later is a competitor to my Instapaper service. I was asked for a comparison via email, and rather than pretend like a competitor doesn’t exist1 and keep silent about it on my blog, I’m comfortable addressing it (oh no! giving traffic and attention to a competitor!) and clarifying… I love Marco’s last point - on reaching the 99% of iPhone users who haven’t already...
MobileMe Mail Beta, a Visual Walkthrough →
When MobileMe launched two years ago we saw a major improvement from Apple’s original service “.Mac.” MobileMe came with the use of the cloud and “push” technology and a brand new set of desktop-class web applications (or Me.com). Me.com allowed anyone to access their email, contacts,… Looking beautiful.
Panic Over! CSS2 and CSS3 Help Sheets are Here →
When I started on Disneyland, my wife used to say, ‘But why do you want to build...– Founder of Disneyland, in a great piece by The LA Times
10 Things I Hate About The Internet
awfy: My life has been the internet, without a doubt if the internet didn’t exist I would likely be working at McDonalds for the rest of my life. It has given me the opportunity to do something I love as a job and get paid for it, essentially the internet rocks. Still, there are things about it that twist my nipples every now and again. Let me share them with you now; 1. Blogs I’m being...
Lib-Dem vs Conservative →
The lib dems’ policies, while obviously popular with the voter, are unlikely to float in an already cash-strapped Britain unless they raise taxes. The conservatives, on the other hand, are possibly even being a little too pessimistic. Clegg is the man of the moment because, with his fresh-faced enthusiasm and optimistic manifesto, he seems to represent a brighter Britain for the future. Cameron,...
VI (Linux Terminal) Help Sheet →
Bobulate: A canceling culture →
No matter how hard we try, we’re guilty of it. Promises to meet friends, family, and colleagues for lunches, coffee and tea, dog walks, play dates, and dinners go unmet. “Let’s get together soon!” we agree each time there’s a chance encounter. But words fall empty as we realize, somewhat…
VI (Linux Terminal) Help Sheet →
We’re really pleased to bring you another Help Sheet. Introducing the VI Help Sheet for all you Linux loving developers out there. Pretty pleased to see Smashing Magazine post it on their site too!
To make people happy, you have to let them feel like they are in control of...– Joel Spolsky (via mnmal)
In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like...– Thomas Jefferson 3rd president of US (1743 - 1826) (via jonathanmoore)