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Tuesday 26 August 2008

PicApp - Free pictures for your Blog

PicApp provides up to date editorial and creative pictures for use on blogs and other websites free of charge. The pictures are paid for through the inclusion of advertising. See the recent picture of Kelly Brook below for an example....

Wednesday 18 April 2007

New Website Projects

Over the last couple of months I've been working on a couple of new website design projects. The first is The Barry Diston & Fidget Weblog. So far, we've got the index page sorted but need to update the archive...

Monday 15 May 2006

Fidget Video Productions

A very good friend of mine has started a new business venture, Fidget Video Productions, specialising in corporate and wedding videos but also looking to do artiste performance and even music videos. As part of the business launch I have...

Thursday 24 November 2005


Fontifier lets you use your own handwriting for the text you write on your computer. It turns a scanned sample of your handwriting into a handwriting font that you can use in your word processor or graphics program, just like...

Tuesday 18 October 2005

Google! Come Back! I love you.....

When I was in my late teens I had on-off relationships with a number of my ex-girlfriends. We'd get back in touch. We'd hang out together. It'd all be really friendly and sweet for a couple of weeks, maybe even...

Monday 26 September 2005

Special Characters

Over at 4-club.co.ukI frequently have to put the price of items into the posts but if I simply type the "£" symbol from the keyboard I get wierd characters output. The XHTML Character Entity Reference is a useful guide to...

Saturday 23 April 2005

Custom Oak Tables - New Web Design Project

I'm working on a new web design project for a friend of mine: Pete Shingler's Home Made Solid Oak Tables. There's nothing there at the moment but the site will showcase the oak tables that Pete makes by hand. It's...

Tuesday 19 April 2005

How to make money at home

It's everybody's dream to be able to make decent money by working from home. There's a thousand websites out there that will tell you they can change your life by showing you how to make money from home. And you...

Friday 15 April 2005

Website design on the cheap

Two things that help with website design are photographs and fonts. So free stock photography and free fonts will help keep costs down. Good's free stock photography : Lifehacker Free stock photography : Lifehacker Make your own font : Lifehacker...

Monday 26 July 2004

Baby Gift Boxes

I'm having marketing difficulties for my friend's site Baby Gift Boxes by Faye. See the full entry for more details.

Monday 8 September 2003

Colouring in.

I'm not very good at matching colours. I can tell when something clashes badly, but couldn't pick two matching colours to save my life. When creating the template for this site I used ColorMatch 5K to give me 5 matching...

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