Archive for May, 2010

5 hosted ecommerce cart solutions reviewed

Monday, May 31st, 2010

As some of you have been aware, I’ve previous written a pretty extensive review of multiple open source e-commerce options in the past. These e-commerce solutions are often perfect for those more technical folks amongst us who want complete ownership, and complete control of their e-commerce software.

However, getting your hands dirty isn’t always an option for everyone looking to get started selling online, and the complexities of setting up, installing and configuring these shopping carts is often too much for many. Fortunately, there are a number of hosted e-commerce options out there, that allow you to get up and selling much more quickly than a custom build of a storefront – all by charging a monthly fee.

These can also often provide an additional avenue for low budget and convenient provision of e-commerce solutions to those running a design shop, that don’t want to be bothered with navigating around (what is often) a complex code base. The following is a an overview and review of the best of what is out there, and the options available to designers looking to get going quickly – AND make a profit on the solution as well.

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How to create a Facebook Fan Page

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

The Fluid Grid system

Monday, May 10th, 2010

The Fluid Grid system. Allows designers to use the screen real estate on large monitors and retain great design on smaller ones.

10 Practical Jquery Style Switchers

Friday, May 7th, 2010