Designing This Site

I don't intend to keep any secrets! In this little corner of my world, I will give you information on the choices and development of this site.

The web development community is exploding, and web developers have thousands of choices. I hope that I can provide value by detailing the choices involved in setting up my sites.

These sub articles will document the decisions I faced when designing this site.

Designing a Data Driven Site

I began my career as a database programmer. Like the carpenter with a hammer who sees everything as a nail, I tend to see every thing as a database. The problem is that getting a high quality database on line can be expensive. In this article I explore different methods to get databases on line.

Affiliate Programs

Okay, I am choosing to follow one of the most expensive development paths. That means I need a way to pay for my extravagance--that means joining affiliate programs.