For other Radio blogging software users: How to backup and restore your weblog. Funny — deja-vu. I was going though my preferences files in Radio last night and found the back-up feature, and clicked on it — I was thinking it was a great idea and wondering how on earth I'd missed seeing it before. Heh. Because… Read More

TextPattern – SUCCESS! It installed and functioning – albeit, not entirely 100%. I'm not quite ready to share my web location yet since it is still very “beta” and I'm not quite comfortable with the code yet. Dean has been very responsive though and I expect that TextPattern will be a huge success in the… Read More

TextPattern Update Off to a good start, but stalled at the configuration. It seems that some variables aren't making it to the right destination during setup. I'll post the solution as soon as I figure it out or Dean points me in the right direction. – Andy… Read More

TextPattern Beta!! Yeah!!! Get your copy here.… Read More

TextPattern I have been biting my nails with great anticipation for the public release of TextPattern, the PHP-based weblog application. The message on the current site? upgrading to latest build Maybe I'm one step closer to my lucky day!!… Read More

Integrating DreamWeaver and PHP. Integrating DreamWeaver and PHP Since this came out a week ago (I feel so behind!), I suspect a lot of you have seen this but for those that haven't, here's a good article on DreamWeaver and PHP: … but MX finally offered a simple tool for rapidly building database-driven sites using… Read More

Error Handling, Apache and PHP. Error Handling, Apache and PHP I'm on record as using this for my sites so here's a good tutorial that I can endorse fully: Using PHP and Apache, you can turn your “Page Not Found” messages into more than bland error reports. You can serve an alternate page based on… Read More

Post-Traumatic Postcards Post-Traumatic Postcards is the latest bit from one of my favorite new authors, Leslie Harpold. The writing is in a great web site called The Morning News.… Read More

YES, I'M A BAD AMERICAN      by George Carlin I Am Your Worst Nightmare. I am a BAD American. I am George Carlin. I believe the money I make belongs to me and my family, not some mid level governmental functionary be it Democratic or Republican! I'm in touch with my feelings and I like it… Read More

Simple Web Design GuidelinesThe following excerpt is from an email I sent to a client today. I typically do programming as opposed to a lot of layout and design, but I know what I look for when visiting or designing a web site. In designing any web site, the key to the layout is consistency,… Read More