Useful Web Design Links: Submitting to search engines, and picking colors/colours

I just finished teaching “From Prints To Online: Creating Your Own Website” class at PCNW and we found a couple of useful links that I though I would share. Getting listed on the major search engines:Google: http://www.google.com/addurl/?continue=/addurlSearch.MSN.Com: http://search.msn.com/docs/submit.aspxYahoo: http://search.yahoo.com/free/mobile/request  We were also searching for custom colours to use on your website, and when we searched…

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IE7 Ships, and the Ajax Experience starts

Wow, what a week it’s been.  It’s funny, I remember when Keith moved upstairs to marketing, I watched him blog, and I watched the number of posts he made slowly taper off to where he posts a once a month or so.  I said to myself, I wasn’t going to let that happen to me…

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Do It With Confidence – Install Internet Explorer 7

Wow, lots of stuff going on.  It’s 12:20am, and I need some sleep here soon, but I’m back from the IE launch dinner where a bunch of really cool bloggers and other influentials got together to talk IE, the web, AJAX, media centers, photos and other cool things, and wow.  It was pretty darn great. …

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It’s Here – Internet Explorer 7 for Windows XP

I’ll update later tonight, but I want to get this out there now! Internet Explorer 7 for Windows XP Available Now  You can download it right now!  I’m headed to a launch event, but I’ll fill you guys in when I get back!

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I Hear The IE7 Train Coming In…

It’s crazy, in the last 5 weeks, I’ve gone from being a tester in Visual Web Developer to a Product Manager on Internet Explorer, and IE is almost ready to ship!  If you don’t read the Internet Explorer Blog, I’d very highly recommend it, there is a LOT of good information on there, but the…

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Week 4 as a Product Manager

One of the people I report to this week asked me what the difference between a Product Manager and a GREAT Product Manager.  It turns out the difference is in how you answer a question.  Instead of saying how difficult something is going to be to do, you just say, “consider it done!”  It is…

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