Philly Code Camp 2011.1 - Call For Speakers

Philly Code Camp 2011.1 will be held April 9th at DeVry in Fort Washington. And we have a great line up of tracks this year, even a couple new web related tracks lead by John Petersen and Marc Ziss. We always have a great turn out of interested and…

Philly Code Camp 2011.1 - Sponsors

We are now in the process of accepting sponsors for Philly Code Camp 2011.1.  The charity we are sponsoring this time around is: So if you would like to count yourself amongst these fabulous companies, please feel free to contact me to join our family of sponsors.  You can…

Adding Your Application To The Graph

Recently Jeff Attwood asked: Is meta description still relevant? In the question he quoted an anonymous “expert”: Meta descriptions are used by Google probably 80% of the time for the snippet. They don’t help with rankings but you should probably use them. You could just auto generate them from…

Baby Elizabeth Nicole Arrives

I know I am really late with this post given that my daughter, Elizabeth Nicole (Betsy), was born on November 29, 2010 at 5:06 am.  But, in my defense, she is my first and she has kept me really busy for the last 5 weeks.  (that is my excuse…

Layouts And Sections With Razor

Yesterday night I had decided, that this morning I was going to sit down and write a post on the uses of the IsSectionDefined method in the Razor syntax, and how useful it was for determining if views were implementing certain sections in a layout.  (which is very useful and…

Setting up a CloudFront Mirroring CDN in 5 minutes

Recently I decided it was important to get away from Google App Engine as my CDN, mostly because I have encountered personally and have been told that many internal corporate networks are blocking Google App Engine IP’s.  And since most of my content posted to this blog is relevant…