From wordpress.org: We launched WordPress on 27th May 2003, but that wasn’t inception. Go back far enough, and you can read a post by Michel Valdrighi who, frustrated by the self-hosted blogging platforms available, decided to write his own software; “b2, a PHP+MySQL alternative to Blogger and GreyMatter.” b2 was easy to install, easy to configure, and easy for developers to extend. Of all the blogging platforms out there, b2 was the right one for me: I could write my content and get it on the web quickly and painlessly.
Ten Good Years
- The psychology of Web design: How col... — The psychology of Web design: How colors, typefaces and spacing affect your moodhttps://thenextweb.com/dd/2014/10/22/psychology-web-design/?utm_source=pocket&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethitsA great web design is so much more than just delivering content and making it look good. When visitors come to your site, they produce a set of feelings about your website and your organization. The type of feelings they produce – positive [...]
- The modern web design process — The modern web design process | A free ebook from Webflowhttps://ebooks.webflow.com/ebook/the-modern-web-design-process?ref=donvy.comLearn how a well-defined process translates to high-performing websites. SaveSave [...]
- Too big to fail? They already have! H... — Protect your data to the highest standards? Whose standards? Clearly their level of ineptitude is orders of magnitude lower than the average WordPress site. For a multinational, banking and financial web site that won’t even allow the lowly apostrophe on their message fields, this Citibank (Philippines) web site’s high-school interns pretending to be web developers [...]
- How Social Media Endangers Knowledge — https://www.wired.com/story/wikipedias-fate-shows-how-the-web-endangers-knowledge/?utm_source=pocket&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethitsSocial networks train us to focus on images and emotions, sapping the quest for knowledge. [...]
- Major 2017 Web Design Trends – Review... — Major 2017 Web Design Trends – Reviewedhttps://www.shopify.ca/partners/blog/2017-web-design-trends?ref=webdesignernews.com&rodeo_token=1ad6a85c-b4bf-496f-8742-e82576555926This article analyzes which predictions we got right, features new insight into those trends, and explores new trends that we overlooked at the beginning of the year. As usual, we quizzed a ton of experts from around the world for some exclusive thoughts on how web design has evolved [...]