How to create a powerful password

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How to create a powerful password

Posted on: August 22, 2010 Category: Internet, Servers, Website Tips Comments: 0

Say goodbye to those wimpy, eight-letter passwords. The 12-character era of online security is upon us, according to a report published this week by the Georgia Institute of Technology. The researchers used clusters of graphics cards to crack eight-character passwords in less than two hours. But when the researchers applied that same processing power to

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HTML 5 will change the web

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HTML 5 will change the web

Posted on: June 23, 2010 Category: Internet, Website Tips Comments: 4

Many folks who are just tuning into the HTML5 saga because of the battle between Adobe and Apple are surprised to learn that the push to create a fifth official version of the HTML specification began six years ago. And that’s just the first half of the story because the latest implementations, while nice, are

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Easily Add Videos to Your WordPress Blogs

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Easily Add Videos to Your WordPress Blogs

Posted on: May 5, 2010 Category: Freebies, Internet, Website Tips Comments: 6

With the online video industry taking off, you may want to know some easy ways to add video to your WordPress sites. There are several great WordPress plugins for adding video content to your blogs. In this guide I’ll go over: * Adding your own hosted .flv videos to WordPress * How to embed videos

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How to glamour a photoshop picture

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How to glamour a photoshop picture

Posted on: May 4, 2010 Category: Website Tips Comments: 0

1- Open the image you wish to “glamorize”. Now duplicate it. Layer, Duplicate Layer 2- On the top layer  go to Filter, Blur, Gaussian Blur. Try 25-50 pixels for 6 meg images. 3- Still on the top image go to Image, Adjust, Brightness and Contrast. Try +15% on both for starters. 4- On the Layers

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Web Hosting Lies

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Web Hosting Lies

Posted on: April 10, 2010 Category: Internet, Website Tips Comments: 0

I have been working with DWHS and in the web hosting industry for over ten years and there is one thing that has always bothered me. Web Hosting companies that have flat out lies and how many people still choose to do business with them. The most obvious is Unlimited Web Hosting. Obviously it’s not

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Banner sizes and average price

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Banner sizes and average price

Posted on: April 8, 2010 Category: Website Tips Comments: 8

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Simple web 2.0 banners

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Simple web 2.0 banners

Posted on: March 19, 2010 Category: Website Tips Comments: 0

1. Create a new file 478 x 60 pixels and make a Linear Gradient #1e1e1e to #3f3f3f 2. Then with the Custom Shape Tool and using Fixed Size we’ll make a new shape. 3. Now click over the layer and Rasterize it. 4. Then go to Filter/Distort/Twirl and put 150°. 5. You should have something

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HTML5 Knocks Out Adobe Flash in Reader Vote

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HTML5 Knocks Out Adobe Flash in Reader Vote

Posted on: March 18, 2010 Category: Internet, Website Tips Comments: 1

A few weeks ago, tensions between Adobe and Apple rose to all-time highs after Apple prominently left Flash off of the iPad. A lashing by Steve Jobs, calling Adobe lazy and Flash buggy didn’t help matters at all. The problem: Apple believes that Flash shouldn’t be part of the web’s future. Instead, the company believes

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