Understanding SEO

The SEO acronym is on everyone’s lips for some time. Clients and students often ask me about this topic to clarify certain misunderstandings. The purpose of this post is to clarify some issues and basic concepts to the reader, understanding what SEO is, starting from the idea that SEO is one of the keys to the success in…

Web standards and browsers

There are two elements that have been crucial to explaining the way Internet has reached the current level of popularity: browsers and web standards. It was in 1991 when Tim Berners Lee created the first web page, in order to explain how WWW (World Wide Web) works. Thus, the (few) visitors of this webpage could…

Responsive web design

Web design is changing: It’s an unquestionable fact. Programming languages are also changing, as in the W3C standard versions, and even more recently, the emergence of new devices that are already part of our daily lives. Yes, I’m talking about smartphones and tablets. Today we shouldn’t think about design and web development if it’s not based…

WordPress, ecommerce and Moodle: all in one

It is no secret  that WordPress is the most popular CMS on the market, according to several studies and statistics on that subject recently published. WordPress was born as an perfect platform for the development of blogs but time later, has become a content management system (CMS) with wide applications. There is a long-standing discussion about which…

Top social media tools

There are many tools that can help us in our daily work with social media. Although nobody can deny that these tools can do the work easier, we must’t forget that each social network must be specific: we mustn’t do the same action in Facebook and Linkedin, for example. On the other hand, we’ll do a…

Happy 2014

I haven’t written for a while, I know. At the beginning of 2013 I wanted to update my blog at reasonable intervals but, in the end, the workload of recent months didn’t let me write as it should be. I hope I can write interesting posts in 2014. But, for the moment, I can’t say…

Internet Explorer 6 & 7 are dead

Those of us who are dedicated to web development suffer a recurring nightmare: our websites don’t work properly in versions 6 and 7 of Internet Explorer. In addition to developing web sites, I have been providing training for a long time. One of the courses I have taught more often is “Multimedia Web Desing” in…

Infographies to understanding 2012

Today’s post is about infographics. These days I’m preparing course material that I will facilitate at ASATA in the following weeks. In this course I will to explain (among other things) the impact of social media when projecting a brand. I found plenty of information about this last year: All kinds of statistics and complicated reports trying to interpret the will…

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all! Especially to those with whom I have worked with and collaborated with throughout the year 2012; my clients, students and partners in projects and ideas. Here’s to hoping that next year will be better for everyone and especially to those who are having any hardships. I wish you a bright 2013. The new…