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Happy Anniversary to Us

By • Sep 23rd, 2008 • Category: Daily Life

Happy 2nd anniversary, Laura! View pictures from our wedding here.



How to change your birthday on the NEW Facebook

By • Sep 22nd, 2008 • Category: Advice

This is an update to my old post which still get’s tons of traffic. Lots of dumb people can’t figure this birthday thing out I guess. Here’s a nice animation to show you how to change your birthday on the NEW Facebook. Directions for the visually impaired: Click Profile to go to your profile. Click […]



Open Source Analytics

By • Sep 19th, 2008 • Category: Projects

My latest project is probably the largest one I’ve taken on single-handedly, but there is quite a bit to gain once it’s complete. I am currently working on an open system for providing real-time website statistics and analytics. Yes, there are plenty of free alternatives readily available, such as Google Analytics, Amung.Us, and Woopra. There […]



Available Wichita Domains (76 – 100)

By • Sep 18th, 2008 • Category: Available Domain Names

Over the past month I have been sharing my list of available domain names for Wichita. This is the 4th installment of the list, which covers available domains perfect for small businesses and entrepreneurs in Wichita. This list covers domain names 76 – 100 of 300. If you find this list helpful, also be sure […]



Common SEO mistakes when writing JavaScript

By • Sep 17th, 2008 • Category: Advice

A lot of companies I have been working with are not necessarily ones you think would have huge internet marketing budgets, and many don’t. However SEO is equally important for them, if not more important than a bigger company or one in a larger industry. The other day I was working on a client’s page […]



Finding a use for thatsmith.net

By • Sep 16th, 2008 • Category: Site News

In 2006, not long after I registered thatsmith.com, I grabbed thatsmith.net as well because it was free and I couldn’t think of a reason not to. Now, more than two years later, I still haven’t found a real use for the domain and it drives me nuts because it’s just sitting there. This is where […]



25 more available Wichita domains

By • Sep 10th, 2008 • Category: Available Domain Names

Here is my third list of available domain names for Wichita. This list contains 51 – 75 of 300 excellent names I found that are perfect for Wichita businesses and entrepreneurs. If this is your first time viewing my lists, be sure to check out available domain names 1 – 25 and Wichita names 26 […]



Reverse Auctions

By • Sep 1st, 2008 • Category: Projects

Tonight I am putting the final touches on my reverse auction site, but before I announce it I figured I would share what the site does and why I made it. Reverse auctions are simply the opposite of regular auctions, where instead of the high bidder being the winner, the auction goes to the lowest […]



Sign up for OpenID with Portable Name

By • Aug 31st, 2008 • Category: Projects

I finished several of my new projects recently and will be announcing a few over the long weekend. One I feel is ready for use is my OpenID provider Portable Name. What is OpenID? OpenID is an simplified way of logging in to your favorite sites. It enables you to sign in anywhere (that accepts […]



More available domain names for Wichita

By • Aug 28th, 2008 • Category: Available Domain Names

I’m back with my second list of available domain names perfect for Wichita businesses and entrepreneurs, plus another search engine optimization tip for once you register your new domain. Last time I shared 25 available Wichita domains from my list of 300. Here are another 25 that are equally as good. Again I ask you […]