Learn to code | Codecademy →
Codecademy is the easiest way to learn how to code. It’s interactive, fun, and you can do it with your friends. This may be how I can get OH to learn stuff and free me from doing it for them! :D
Dian Dian →
The Chinese Tumblr clone. Yeah, probably shouldn’t tumble this, but am bemused! :D
Paperless Post →
Customize Create beautiful online invitations and cards that look professionally designed. Design it Use our simple design tool to customize your card, whether is a simple layout or a coordinated, multi-page wedding suite. Make it your own Add a personal photo or branded logo. Send in an interactive envelope Complement your design with an interactive envelope and matching liner. CREATE A...
Free Screenwriting Software by Plotbot—write... →
Write screenplays online, alone or with friends. Plotbot is a web-based collaborative screenwriting application where you can write a screenplay with as many or as few people as you like. Adopting the wiki approach to screenwriting, each element is editable by any member of a project. You can also comment on, delete or restore any element. Through the buzzwordalicious magic of AJAX, you can...
LitLift - Free Online Novel Writing Software →
LitLift is a free online novel writing application built to help you research, store and organize the information you’ll need to write your novel. Whether you’re writing a mystery, a romance or the next great science fiction trilogy, LitLift is designed to help you make the most of your writing time. Hmmm, sounds detailed enough but not overkill…
Tomato Match Game from Fine Gardening →
Color Hex - ColorHexa.com →
ColorHexa.com is a free color tool providing information about any color. Just type any color values (view full list here) in the search field and ColorHexa will offer a detailed description and automatically convert it to its equivalent value in Hexadecimal, Binary, RGB, CMYK, HSL, HSV, CIE-Lab, Hunter-Lab, CIE-Luv, CIE-LCH, XYZ and xyY. ColorHexa will also generate matching color schemes such as...
Posterous Spaces Aquired by Twitter →
Acquisition FAQ ← 2. FAQ What happens to my Space? Will Posterous eventually shut down? You can use your Space(s) exactly as you have in the past. We’ll give you ample notice before any changes or disruptions to the service and we’ll provide specific instructions for exporting your content to another service. Can I still post to my Space? Yes, you can continue to post via email the Web or our...
BBC News - Food allergy and intolerance... →
This drives me mad - the number of people I hear whining they have a food allergy when it’s clearly an intolerance. Sometimes it’s not even that, it’s just “Look at me, look at me!” or “I eat shite & don’t take responsibility for it”. Stems not just from loathing attention seekers, but living with a...
clientsfromhell: Client: Can you update my Adobe? Me:Sure. Which program are you using? Client: You need to listen to me when I speak! ADOBE Me:Yes, I got that part. Adobe is the publisher, they make quite a- Client: Adobe! I want my Adobe updated. I have no idea what you’re talk about… Me: Adobe makes lots of programs. Like, you wouldn’t say, “I just updated my Microsoft - “ ...
Clients From Hell: Freelancer Payment Protection... →
clientsfromhell: Freelancing isn’t free. When a client doesn’t pay, copious amounts of time and money are needed to chase that paycheck. Let’s change that. TheFreelancer Payment Protection Act – which would legally protect freelancers from non-paying clients – needs your help. Over 1,000 freelancers are already a part the campaign. The bill recently pushed through the New York State Assembly...
clientsfromhell: “Do that thing they do on CSI and it should be fine.” — A client adamant that an image can’t be too pixelated to be blown up. Heaven knows I loves me CSI (except of course Miami, which is an abomination), but EVER time they do the blowy up thing I’m screaming at the TV. It’s sooooo obviously not possible. GGrrrr.
Sebastian Vettel: 'You need passion. Money will... →
Jenson Button believes new McLaren will challenge... →
Not of course that I’ll get to see more than half of it, mind :(
clientsfromhell: “We would like you to manage our website. We’ve previously had a dream weaver to do it, but he has started college and is too busy to work on it.” —
clientsfromhell: Client: Did you send out the email newsletter? Me: Did you get it in your inbox? Client: Yes. Me: That’s my system for letting you know the newsletter was sent.
sketchy-letters: This just felt like the best way to celebrate completing a year of sketchy letters. :)
Tumblr Staff: A New Policy Against Self-Harm Blogs →
staff: One of the great things about Tumblr is that people use it for just about every conceivable kind of expression. People being people, though, that means that Tumblr sometimes gets used for things that are just wrong. We are deeply committed to supporting and defending our users’ freedom of speech,… Bloody. Good. Idea.
RIP Tumblr Dashboard Icons 2007-2012
chaiface: You were the only thing that never changed about Tumblr, and now you’re gone. New icons are fug. Great.
clientsfromhell: After giving a client his requested site design, he made it clear he wasn’t pleased. Me: But that’s what you asked for… Client: Yeah, but I meant that figuratively. Me: So you don’t want it to look like this? Client: No, I do. Just think of the site design as a metaphor of a real website. Me: What?