Intro to Captivate 8 – PADLA Presentation Files
Links to the source files I used for a presentation at the Pennsylvania Area Distance Learning Association’s 12th Annual Conference, held December 16, 2014. If you have any questions, let me know! Captivate Source Published version
A long-time client asked me to re-design his rather old Flash-based site. In addition to the complete re-design, much of the site’s content was updated, a new HTML5-based audio feature as well as e-commerce for digital sale and download the band’s music. Check it out! www.moudswing.com
Site Re-Design: Nursing Mothers Alliance
I was asked to update an older WordPress-based website, www.nursingmothersalliance.org, recently. Here is what the site looked like before: Initially based on the Cirrus theme for WordPress (which is a great base for a project like this), I customized the base theme’s design and typography, added some custom CSS to fix some issues, as well as…
Adding a Captivate (or any other content) to WordPress via an iFrame
Example of a Captivate project inserted into a WordPress post. To do this I used an iframe plugin, but there are other ways.
Using ReportLab with Python to Generate PDF Certificates
During this tutorial, I demonstrate how to generate PDF certificates that contain both static data and images, as well as the data read in from an external csv file. Very useful for generating large numbers of course completion certificates!
Article: Installing web2py on Webfaction
Wanted to write this post as I am sure I may need to refer back to it at some point, and couldn’t find this info anywhere else… Setting Up a web2py Instance on Webfaction Browse to the Webfaction Install Scripts Wiki: https://wiki.webfaction.com/wiki/InstallScripts You will be asked to login to your Webfaction account. Do so. The ‘Create…
A personal project leveraging WordPress, where I blog about my experience injuring and dealing with chronic insertional achilles tendonitis. Includes social features as well as a microblog. www.myachillestendon.com
Site Re-Design: NaturalSelling
I was asked to re-design an existing site. Here is the before/after. As you can see, it needed some work. Below is the proposed re-design. After considering the client’s needs, it was obvious that a static site (no Content Management System) would be the best solution. Not shown is the bottom-third of the new design,…
Custom Social Network: Karkades.com
Karkades.com is a custom social network with hundreds of users located all over the world and is growing rapidly. The site has received lots of international press, and is particularly popular in Morocco. The owner of the site came to me with nothing more than a vision of what he wanted in a site. He…