Archive for Web Design

01 Mar 2009

Safari 4 Beta as a iWeb developers tool. Yes or No

No Comments Blah blah, Software, Web Design

For those of you that will have read my short post announcing the release of Apple’s latest incarnation of Safari 4 Beta, you will know that I was fairly excited about the updated web development tools that had been promised by Apple. He is my review of the browser and those tools. Read more

24 Feb 2009

Apple have released Safari 4 beta

2 Comments Blah blah, Software, Web Design

safari_iconThat’s right folks. It has been announced today that Apple have released (as a public Beta) Safari 4. With this latest version of Apple’s browser they are promising us faster speeds, Coverflow, full page zoom and (best of all in my opinion) web development tools. Read more

20 Feb 2009

Add a Print This Page button to your iWeb site

5 Comments Tutorials, Web Design, Widgets

A ‘Print this page’ button your web page is becoming a more and more recurring sight on the internet these days. Whether you run a news site that has pages and pages of fresh content everyday or just a small site offering, for example, your grandma’s recipes, allowing your users to print of the information to read at another time is a good idea. And now it’s as simple as adding a HTML Snippet to your iWeb site. Read more

06 Feb 2009

Add a ‘Recent Posts’ list to any iWeb 09 page.

27 Comments Tutorials, Web Design, Widgets

As you can see in the side bar to this blog (and in the footer too) I display a list of my most recent posts so that frequent visitors to this site can view in an instant what posts have been added since the last time they visited the site without having to scroll down the whole page. And now in iWeb 09 we can recreate this effect on any page we want. Read more

26 Jan 2009

Add Twitter to your iWeb site

10 Comments SEO for iWeb, Tutorials, Web Design

add_twitter_link_to_iwebLet’s face it, iWeb is (and still will be when the new version comes out) pretty unfriendly when it comes to search engine optimization. So to get our iWeb sites noticed, we Mac users have to play a bit smarter and find other tried and tested methods of promoting our beautifully hand-crafted content. One such method is through social media and over the next few weeks I am going to publish a series of posts on how social media can help you get your site noticed along with tutorials on getting your linked up. Read more