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working with the web

August 26, 2004
by Kay

More Gmail

Gmail is so last week, but I hear there may be one or two people out there who don’t have an account and who might like one. If that sounds like you, leave me a comment. Leave your email address … Continue reading

August 25, 2004
by Kay

Web Women Wednesdays

I’m whined before about the dearth of female developers in Perth. I was talking about this with Port 80 regular Megyn, so with her strangely demonic energy (I have no idea where else she could get it from!) she organised … Continue reading

August 22, 2004
by Kay

Getting Organised

Wow, what a week. We’ve been totally crazy-busy at work. Everyone wants their web site NOW. It’s like Barry and Scott commented on my Dilbert/quality/design post the other day… finding the time to do things properly is really, really hard. … Continue reading

August 17, 2004
by Kay

This is the story of my life

As PerthWeb’s resident standards nazi and quality enforcer, I feel that today’s Dilbert almost perfectly describes my life. Poor Dilbert. I know that if something doesn’t validate, it’s not the end of the world. But we have processes and checklists … Continue reading

August 15, 2004
by Kay

Web Standards Defined

John Dowdell applauds Russ Weakley for attempting to define the term “web standards”. Russ says that “a site built to web standards should ideally be lean, clean, CSS-based, accessible, usable and search engine friendly.” I would like to point to … Continue reading

August 1, 2004
by Kay

Dave is famous

OK, so I looked at my blog today and it politely informed me “No articles have been posted within the last 20 days”. Oops! I’ve been slack… better post something. So here’s news… a guy from the Melbourne Age newspaper … Continue reading