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Facebook Applications and Fan Pages

Developing fan pages and applications for Facebook is changing rapidly. The current implementation of FBML is to be deprecated in Q1 2011 and the new...

The year that was 2010

2010 has been one of those roller-coaster years of sadness and great opportunity. This time a year ago I was working hard for my former employer,...

IOS Iphone / Jquery Interactions

Whilst recently working on a micro-site I was tasked with creating an interaction style similar to Flash. So I decided to use jQuery to quickly...

Quirky Magento Rewrite Rules

Just been setting up another Magento multi-site install and thought I would share how to make sure that URLs are rewritten to their proper format. So...

Facebook YSlow me down?

Firstly, apologies for the blog post title! This cheeky little technique will really get your website humming if you are using the Facebook...

Custom jQuery Short Code

If the jQuery dollar symbol short code is unavailable because you have assigned it to a different variable or you have used jQuery.noConflict(); to...

Multivariate Testing

Many firms launch a new website or software application without testing the user interface design. This is bad and can lead to a substantial loss in...

Magento PayPal Duplicate Invoice Error

Have you received the error notice "This invoice has already been paid. For more information, please contact the merchant" when trying to process...

Magento Upgrade from 1.4.0.1 to 1.4.1.0

Having recently upgraded a Magento installation from 1.4.0.1 to 1.4.1.0, I know how drastically things can go wrong. I have now completed a new...

Magento inode usage

If you are using a server where inode usage forms part of your hosting provider's TOS then please read this article. I use Crucial Web Host for all...