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From Ben Jonson’s Commonplace Book


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3 Major Reasons Drupal 8 is Worth the Investment

Saying a modern nonprofit or business needs a website is like saying the tires on your car need air. Deny it and you’re going to have a bad time.


Your Online Reputation: Build it Yourself or Someone Else Will

I know I just asked you to do this, but I want you to do it gain. Just bear with me here and Google your name one more time. Now, look at the content that comes up in your search results. How much of it was created by you? If the answer is "not much," you may have a problem.


Futurama Drama

One of the perks about working with really cool, forward-looking clients is that you get exposed to really cool, forward-looking stuff.


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Entering Tech Detox

As much as I love computers, and the internet, and our ever-impressive technologies (as you may have deduced from my last post), I’m actually more of a nature-loving hippie than you’d think (and no, the two are definitely not incompat


Don't Give a Damn About Your Bad Reputation?

I want you to try something right now, especially if you've never done it before. (And if you haven't, why on earth not?) Google your name. (If you've got fairly common first and last names, try using quotations.) Done? Good.


Shut it Down? All Day?

I gotta make this quick. I may not have much time, because in thirty minutes I may not be be able to use my computer. Not because I'm going on a trip to some obscure location that doesn't have internet access.


Yes Sir Officer, I Will Join Your Group

After living in the DC suburbs for a little over three years, I finally moved downtown to Capitol Hill.


Changing Games, Changing Gamers

Like about 37% of adults, I'm an avid gamer.


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Can we put our trust in The Carbon Trust?

Beginning in April, some food packaging in the UK will have a carbon-footprint label, informing consumers as to "how many grammes of carbon dioxide were emitted during production, from sourcing raw materi


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"Cutting-Edge Campaigning"

Great news! On Thursday night, two EchoDitto projects were recognized at the 2007 Golden Dot Awards Ceremony, sponsored by GWU's Institute for Politics, Democracy, and the Internet.


Jetset Show Reaches Target Demographics on Their Cell Phones!

The best part of SxSW, aside from the parties and the swag, are the people you get to meet. So many people are up-and-comers or have already become ic

I see you like to read printed material. You should check out Nicco's book The End of Big: