One of the main reasons that I have not moved this blog to a newer platform ( I love WordPress, but it is 2021… ) is that I have not figured out what to do with reader comments. I have all the content in Markdown files and ready to go, but a commenting system in… Continue reading Reader Comments
Well, from this website anyway. I thought that it would be interesting to figure out what websites I have linked to the most over the last few years. Of course when I start wondering about something like that I can’t let it go until I figure out. Below is a list of websites that I… Continue reading The 260 most linked to websites
Very few web developers noticed CSS when it was released in late 1996. There were very few web developers in total in 1996. Twenty Two years later CSS is not only still around, but it has also evolved to become one of the most important Internet standards.
Back in the day all the websites I created were static websites. I’m talking about like 1995-ish. Back then I was super excited when I figured out how to get an html form to use Perl and the cgi-bin to send an email… These days even with PHP, Django, Rails, etc. there are times when… Continue reading Create a static website from a Google Storage Bucket
I’ve been doing this for a while… There has never been a more loaded phrase in the dev world. Sure, it means that I have experience. It also means that I am old.
In 1994 Yahoo gave us a hyperlinked directory to the nascent web, and Netscape delivered on the promise of Mosaic. In my opinion these concurrent developments ushered in the era of the graphical web. HTML was the lingua franca and web pages were mostly text and links. Life was good…
Hey Now – I am happy to be writing you from the new home of this website – you may have noticed some changes… Without boring you with the details tripkendall.com has been moved from the hosting provider that shall not be named over to where the other sites are hosted… Hopefully I will get… Continue reading And…. We’re Back!