Need to make a quick, easy-to-admin (not by me - by smart but untechie folk) website for a local animal charity group. They have FB page - - but want site where they can take donations. Suggestions? or something simpler?
they'll mostly post pics, calls for donations, etc. Mostly a blog, but with donation add-on. - Louise "Weezy" Alcorn
Wordpress with a few plugins should do fine. - RepoRat
That's what I'm thinking. Suggestions on theme? - Louise "Weezy" Alcorn
Anyone have a good rec for a wireless mouse? Brand/model. Not too expensive, as it's for library, but durable and decent. Or, equally useful, any brands/models to stay away from? Thanks!
i have a Logitech M510 at home. had no problems with it. - holly #ravingfangirl
Except for OS X Yosemite, I've never heard of Logitech being a bad answer to a question about peripheral purchasing. - RepoRat
Cool, thanks! - Louise "Weezy" Alcorn
Just made a donation to Todd for North East Somerset
NCompass Live: Boopsie Daisy, Easy Peasy! One librarian's experience with mobile app development -
NCompass Live: Boopsie Daisy, Easy Peasy! One librarian's experience with mobile app development
Does this look like a good, basic Win7 laptop? I am NOT ready to move to W8:
If you ain't gaming and don't drop it. It is cheaper than an iPad so you have that going for you. - ♫Maurice the Dolphin♫
yeah, I don't need fancy. Just reliable. Trying to find comments about the screen brightness, as I got hosed on that in my last purchase... - Louise "Weezy" Alcorn
Fuhu's Big Tab is worth the time for the kids via @WSJ
Pipe just blew in library. Despite noisy wet vacs, plumbers, I STILL had to tell patrons on Net stations that restrooms r OUT and they might want to "plan accordingly". #intheirownworld
More Baths, Less Talking (Stuff I've Been Reading #4) -
I rarely pass these on, but this is really convenient - cash back for online purchases - Ebates:
Sheep Magnet!! My boss just got back fromScotland and she knows what I like :)
Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi promises 'no flirting' with sidekick in new series via @guardian
RT @RoyKenagy: Why I think we need to speak out against media assaults on public libraries [Forbes 'Close the Libraries' article]
Amazon’s Fire Phone: Solid Device Beneath a Layer of Whiz-Bang Frippery
Thanks @RoyKenagy - Libraries Are Not a "Netflix" for Books » BOOK RIOT via @BookRiot
If you're interested in eBates, you can use my referral - I really do get cash back with this.
RT @jdysart: Secret is out! Library wifi after hours. I've used it in Palm Springs CA & Sheet Harbour NS #internetlibrarian
LOL! Few More Items Knocked Off List Of Desirable Traits In Partner As Woman Turns Year Older via @TheOnion
Yeah...I haven't cleaned out that purse in a while :)
About to be on panel about broadband in libraries at Connect Iowa conference #IABroadband Then Vacation!
‘Calvin and Hobbes’ creator Bill Watterson returns to the comics page — to offer a few ‘Pearls’ gems via
Believe it or not, there are advantages to using tech like a teen
Via @nprnews: Burton Calls On 'Star Trek' Fans To Bring 'Reading Rainbow' To The Next Generation
Anyone know a good, online class on CSS (w/HTML5?) that's not a jillion dollars? Just a good, basic primer with examples - workshop-like.
how much do you already know and what is your learning goal? - RepoRat
I'm facile with HTML up thru 4. Have done a little XML, but my skills are getting old. Mostly I want to be able to do small changes to CSS sheets in Evanced's Summer Reader with some facility, and learn something along the way. Basically, figure out how using line here changes cascade here and here and how to fix/track that. - Louise "Weezy" Alcorn
Have you looked at the W3C stuff? - ~Courtney F
This CSS tutorial is well-written as these things go: The cascade-specific discussion starts at . - RepoRat
If you can open the stuff that feeds Evanced in a web browser, then either Firefox's Web Developer tools (especially the Inspector) or the Firebug extension can help you work out which rules are applying to a particular thing you want to change. - RepoRat
++ to the Firefox webdev tools. helped me so much when I was bashing my head against illiad css changes. i've used W3C things as I've needed them. - holly #ravingfangirl
thanks folks! - Louise "Weezy" Alcorn
That moment you realize you've been messing online for like 5 minutes cuz it's *this* close to quittin' time. Then you realize, oops!, you have an hour left.
I'm listening to Wake Me Up by Aloe Blacc on Coffee House at via @siriusxm
Upsetting on a number of levels: F.C.C., in a Shift, Backs Fast Lanes for Web Traffic
Fwd: RT @neiltyson: The limits on your enlightenment come not from the age you stopped going to school but from the age you stopped being curious (via
Release a statement that funding libraries and museums is a core federal responsibility.
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