Study of Design

Recreating the Sleek, Orange Subscribe Box on Blogussion

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I get a few emails every once in a while asking me how I created the glorious orange subscribe box you see in the sidebar.

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How To Display RSS and Twitter Count in Plain Text

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Here is a neat trick to making your blog look better. I hate seeing those default Feedburner and Twittercounter chicklets on other people’s blog, because they look so ugly. No matter what color you change them, they never look nice. So, wouldn’t a neat trick be to display these counter on your own terms?

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4 Tricks For “Awesome-izing” Input Forms

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Input forms are commonly used throughout your blog, and I see a lot of input forms that surprisingly are left untouched and uncared for. When you want people to signup for your newsletter or RSS feed via email, you usually have an input form that will take the users email address and submit it. But […]

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4 Top SEO-Blogs & Their Priceless Resources Pt. 1

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Search Engine Optimization is a pretty saturated niche, with new blogs being dedicated for it almost on a daily basis. As always, every saturated (and also non-saturated) niche tend to have “top-dogs” and it’s nothing different here. No matter how ill-equipped you are – when it comes to SEO; there’s countless number of free resources […]

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Tracking Your SEO Performance

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A major factor in achieving good SEO status is tracking your progression. In this post, our favorite SEO guy, Nicolas Prudhon (author of SEO for Web 2.0) goes over some great ways to track your SEO progress and use that information to help you for the best. Is there something more than checking your search […]

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