I’m gonna say it again.

VerdeBook LayoutEarlier last year I wrote a post dealing with my frustration over the lack of cross browser and cross platform consistency when creating XHTML strict code. Well I’m back to gripe again.

Jesus! You would think that the single landing page that I designed over the weekend would be a snap to code. I tried to keep it very simple as I knew I needed to get the site for our VerdéBook out there this week.

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Off to Vegas soon.

Next week I’ll be heading to the glitz and glamor of Las Vegas! Well it will be for a business trip as efotolab.com will have a booth and on display at the WPPI (Wedding and Portrait Photograpers International) Trade Show, March 17 through March 19 at the Paris Hotel.

While I’m sure there will be some play time in store, this is a big show and presence for efotolab.com. It is our first west coast swing and as a player in the online photo lab space, we needed to take this plunge.

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Too much information.

DIY NetworkAs the home renovation continues it is once again time for me to roll up my sleeves and get to work. While the kitchen remodel is in full swing I am getting ready to dive into my upstairs bathroom overhaul. I have gutted it down to the studs and all that will remain is the old cast iron tub. I rolled that out of the way today with the help of my carpenter and am now ready for roughing in the plumbing.

While getting prepared for the rough in work, I had to research all of my plumbing fixtures, vanity and sink along with recommendations for installing ceramic tile. This is where my story really begins.

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When will it end?

Kitchen DemolitionI thought by now we’d be enjoying the fruits of our labors, not to mention back to the mode of actually saving some money. But alas, we are still in the midst of our home renovation. My patience is beginning to run thin as every time I turn around I am writing a check to one of the contractors, buying material, knocking down another wall, and as always cleaning up the DUST!

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Measure this.

Google Analytics DashboardIt’s amazing how far we’ve come with regards to web analytics. Does anyone remember the days of pulling down your daily web log file and processing it through the earlier version of WebTrends. Well we certainly have come a long way baby.

I’ve always been a data geek and even in those early days, I would consume myself with trying to interpret that plethora of highly illegible data, somehow trying to convince myself and my clients that our marketing efforts were driving traffic to the site. Well I’m still a fan of the statistics and data, but now the tools and event the metrics have changed face.

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