January 9, 2014
Inside Tech – January 2014
By : Jon Bishop, Creative Technologist, TechnologyThe Inside Tech post is a monthly effort to update you on important changes within the technology space.
By : Jon Bishop, Creative Technologist, TechnologyFor the last 12 years, thousands of people have flocked to Manchester, TN to soak in the sun, music and good vibes for Bonnaroo. Bonnaroo is one of the largest music festivals in the US and wrapped up its four days of non-stop music and activities this past Sunday.
By : Jon Bishop, Creative Technologist, TechnologyFacebook is constantly making changes, whether you like it or not. There's one change few have noticed that creates a huge opportunity to increase engagement with rich media on Facebook. First let's look at the way it used to be.
By : Jon Bishop, Creative Technologist, TechnologyOne of the great things about blogging is the freedom to express your opinion. And while the majority of opinions won't cause too much of a controversy, one of the few ways you can get yourself into trouble is by stealing other peoples work. It can be tempting to copy a great idea.
By : Jon Bishop, Creative Technologist, TechnologyAMP's Web Developer extraordinaire shares an overview of responsive design, why it's important and examples of brands who are excelling in responsive design. Tweet us @AMP_Agency to let us know what topics you want to hear about!
By : Jon Bishop, Creative Technologist, TechnologyOne of the more tedious aspects of blogging can be properly hyperlinking your content and finding relevant images to spruce it up. I know I've spent upwards of an hour in the past looking for Creative Commons images relevant to my topic. Here are two services that I've found to be very helpful in finding images and properly linking to the right sources.
By : Jon Bishop, Creative Technologist, TechnologyI've spent some quality time with social sharing buttons mostly because of my experience developing a social sharing plugin for WordPress. Most of that time was spent researching best practices and analyzing implementations on some of the more popular blogs I could find. Without getting too much into which social sharing buttons you should be using on your site, I wanted to share some additional insights into how you can make those buttons display faster and how to measure their effectiveness.