How to perform a website launch and handover

Congratulations! I’m assuming testing went well, and the QA process went through without a hitch, right? Then we’re good. Let’s go live! There are a couple of assumptions. I’m assuming that you guys used some type of staging environment, and if not, GoDaddy offers that and has some tutorials about it. I …

How to Use 2D Transformation Functions in CSS

The following is a short extract from Tiffany’s upcoming book, CSS Master, 2nd Edition, which will be available shortly. Transforms allow us to create effects and interactions that are otherwise impossible. When combined with transitions and animations, we can create elements and interfaces that rotate, dance, and zoom. Three-dimensional transforms, …

Standout tools: GoCentral Google My Business Listing feature

If you’re running a brick-and-mortar or service area business, you know the importance of local search. After all, consumers usually search the web for products or services near them when they’re close to making a purchase. A high-quality online business listing can help you reach customers in your area, but setting …

Starting a dog resort — What to include in your luxury boarding services

So you’ve decided you want to open a dog resort that offers high-end luxury boarding services, but you have no idea where to start. I can help you with that! In many places across the country, there is a huge demand for high-end grooming services and boarding facilities. Amenities at …

Misfit updates its Vapor smartwatch with standalone GPS and a smaller size

Announced last year at CES, the original Vapor found Misfit finally going full smartwatch. The Fossil-owned wearable company announced this morning that it’s going back to the well, with the simply named Vapor 2. The new watch includes built-in GPS, NFC support and adds a smaller, 41mm build to the …

6 website protection must-dos for bars and restaurants

Now more than ever, customers turn to the internet before they decide to visit a local bar or restaurant, and it’s a trend that’s only increasing. But just having a website isn’t enough. To keep visitors’ data safe and your business’s reputation intact, you need to have the right website protection …

Facebook’s ex-CSO, Alex Stamos, defends its decision to inject ads in WhatsApp

Alex Stamos, Facebook’s former chief security officer, who left the company this summer to take up a role in academia, has made a contribution to what’s sometimes couched as a debate about how to monetize (and thus sustain) commercial end-to-end encrypted messaging platforms in order that the privacy benefits they otherwise …