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From Ben Jonson’s Commonplace Book

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Bill Brown's picture

Upgrade your print stylesheets

By using the ‘print’ media type with the @media at-rule we can provide some special CSS declarations for when someone prints out your website.


Video on the web: A few best practices

Video has been on my mind quite a bit recently.


N-TEN Impressions

It was just a couple of weeks ago that Jess and I made our way out to Seattle for this year's N-TEN Nonprofit Technology Conference. This was the first event dedicated to nonprofits' online strategies that I've attended.


SXSW Experiment: Conclusions

It's been over a fortnight since I posted about the "SXSW Experiment" -- the techniques our large, scattered group at SXSW was using to organize ourselves at the conference. Time to report back!


How to Create Passionate Users?

I too went to the South by Southwest interactive conference this past week in Austin, Texas.


Blew by South By

I'm kind of left in awe of South By Southwest. I think the thing that best sums it up is what Wilson said: that everyone was excited about something.


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Secrets at South by Southwest

As I prepare to pry myself away from the migas and huevos rancheros down here in Austin, I have to get to work on my greatest hits list from SXSW.


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Congress and the Blogs

There is something happening this week in Congress (I know, hard to believe). A bill call HR 1606 is coming up for a vote on Wednesday. The bill is


Michael Silberman's picture

So, what's the point of SXSW (and all of this)

Last night I found myself trying to explain SXSW Interactive and "the point" of this whole convergence to some college friends here in Austin.


The SXSW Experiment

It looks like the honor of "First SXSW Post" will fall to me, by virtue of being horrendously bored during Saturday's keynote address (the 37signals/Coudal crew, of whom I have a longstanding and very well-founded dislike).


Chris Bell Wins Primary

There was a party in Houston last night when EchoDitto client Chris Bell won the Democratic gubernatorial primary and the chance

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