Monthly Archives: October 2003

No! I've been caught by the Spammers

I was doing such a good job of hiding my email addres. They got me. I've started to get spam on an email address that I use privatlely. They move quickly. I also found the page that contained my email … Continue reading

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Austin is my Second Office

I at least spend enough time up there for it to be. Been mighty busy. Slow on the entries. During the last two weeks I have been up in Austin a total of at least 4 full days (and one … Continue reading

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Governor's Web Site Manager

Jon Wiley, the Governor of Texas' Web Site Manager recently gave an excellent presentation on Zope, Plone and Apache. At a recent PESO meeting, the figurative state leader on Web design gave us some insight into the inner workings of … Continue reading

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Accesify PDF, Powerpoint, Word and More

The University of Illinois' Center for Instructional Technology Accessibility has made an excellent tool for converthing those pesky Office and PDF documents into an accessible format. I haven't had a chance to use this tool yet but the reviews (and … Continue reading

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Zeldman Interview and Some Nice Blogs

Lounge 72 interviewed Zeldman. Check out some of these great resources too. Zeldman Interview Zeldman is still hot. This guy has been with Web builders through it all and continues to prevail as one of the best Web people around. … Continue reading

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Publishing to the UTSA Web

I had a great class yesterday on Web publishing guidelines for the UTSA Web. It was full and people were engaged. Entirely neglected on campus have been the people that make Web pages at UTSA (thanks yoda). Ranging from secretaries … Continue reading

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Spy-ware Inspired Industry

2 years ago, technical support guys usually handled hardware and software trouble shooting and installation. Since the internet has become so prevalent though, I bet that 80% of the time tech-support means Spy-ware and Ad-Ware removal. I recently helped a … Continue reading

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Web People Skills, Need a Job?

The Web is made by 3 different kinds of people–Writers, Designers and Engineers. What is my makeup? I was contacted today about what kind of Web person a department should hire. This is a person that would upkeep the design … Continue reading

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2 Keys to Success for a University Web Office

No fancy work or magic. I am killing myself for not figuring this out earlier. Lots of solid templates Interdepartment Communication It really isn't that difficult. I think my problem is what I used to call in others the "Maverick" … Continue reading

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