Yearly Archives: 2010



Western Sales & Testing




DesignOnslaught to Partner with Clarity

I’m pleased to announce that I have accepted a long term proposal with Clarity Ventures.  Who is Clarity Ventures? Clarity Ventures is an Austin, TX based consulting company committed to building innovative technology for our clients. Our software developers design powerful …
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Missing Windows from Using Multiple Monitors

I love large work spaces!  My home office features 3 large 20 inch monitors (and I need them).   When I leave my duly appointed castle, I travel with my well worn Acer wide-screen laptop.  Upon arrival at a work site …
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Why you Should Hire Me

I never represent myself quite as well as I’d like when I initially meet with a prospective client or in response to a job offer.  I do think I get a little better every time, but until I become the …
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Web Design in Austin Texas!

I’ve completed the relocation to Austin, Texas and am eager to begin working with local businesses.  Austin is a beautiful, modern city with a populace that is smart, savvy and intensely proud. I am anticipating a highly competitive market here …
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A sample logo design process.

There really isn’t a single ‘right’ way to design a good logo, nor is there a single process that will guarantee a great result. The best method really depends on both the designer and client as well as the particular …
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Goodbye old paint!

Design Onslaught has a new look!  I’ll miss the old design, but it was time to modernize and make some adjustments. The new look should be easier to navigate and should do a better job highlighting my articles and posts. …
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Simplicty gone too far!

Simplicity has its place in web design, but it is not, nor should it be, and over-riding design principle.  A designer shouldn’t start with a goal to make a website clean, simple or web 2.0.  These really aren’t goals at …
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Adding an Image Rotator to your WordPress Site

A popular feature for modern websites is a rotating image gallery or slide show showcasing features or products.   Although this is often a complex addition, the  Frontpage Slideshow WordPress Plugin makes it possible to add and edit an elaborate display …
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Growing an Active Forum

I imagine that scattered around our planet our tens of thousands of empty, deserted ghost towns.  A vast array of mini metropolises that never got off the ground, were abandoned, or just mysteriously died away.   In the same way, the internet …
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