August 2013

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Posted on August 23, 2013 by Jeff Reifman

How to Get Started Building a Web Site

There are a number of services available now that make building and maintaining an attractive, effective web site easy and fun. But whether you’re building a basic web site, blog or advanced web application, there are a broad number of issues that you need to understand and be conscious of. This tutorial is designed to Read More

Posted on August 11, 2013 by Jeff Reifman

How to Find Cells That Contain Text in Excel

You can use a formula like this to indicate cells that contain text in Excel. Any cell that contains the strings tips, help or support will show up as true, otherwise they will be false: =OR(ISNUMBER(SEARCH(“tips”,D2)),ISNUMBER(SEARCH(“help”,D2)),ISNUMBER(SEARCH(“support”,D2)))

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Posted on August 8, 2013 by Jeff Reifman

How to Build Your Own Web Site Monitoring App with Notifications for iOS and Android

If you run a web site or blog of any importance to you or your business, it’s important to have a monitoring service to ensure that it’s always running, especially if you have a sophisticated service running background tasks. A good monitoring service can help you relax knowing that your site is operating well – Read More

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Posted on August 6, 2013 by Jeff Reifman

How to Use Zillow Neighborhood Maps and HTML5 Geolocation

Purchase a pre-installed image of this tutorial as a Digital Ocean droplet for just $15. Back in 2008, Zillow released boundary shape files to more than 7,000 U.S. neighborhoods via a Creative Commons Attribution-Sharealike license. Zillow did so to encourage innovation although they are no longer actively maintaining the data. My community startup Geogram actively combines Read More