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7 reasons to blog

We were working on a blog site for a client, who over the course of a few years has also become a friend and well-wisher of our company. I remember, when the senior partner at Pigtail Pundits, briefed me about it, I wasn’t the least bit amused.
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Where is Social Networking headed?

Is content, and conversations about content driving the next social networking wave? By now, we do know that pure social networking sites MySpace, Orkut, ibibo, Fropper, Facebook, etc, generate content [profiles, pictures, audio, video, blogs, events] and conversations [guestbook, comments, discussions, personal messaging]. These were the first wave social networking sites.
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How to stumble upon a CMS and live happily ever after

At one time in the past, in the year 2000, we had about 12 programmers working with us out of a staff strength of 20. Some of these folks were proficient in .NET and others in Java and PHP. Life wasn’t hunky-dory, though.
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Holy Cow! How does one choose from 878 Content Management Systems?

Given the salutary, all-round benefits of embracing a CMS today, both by an agency and by a client, how exactly does one go about selecting one? One way would be to go through the entire list at CMS Matrix. A better way would be to start from what you want/need.
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How to give your company a memorable identity

Enspear is a company that makes strategic use of IT to help your business reach new levels. Now after doing a lot of thinking, we came up with the idea of using the concept of a pole vault.
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Working with Joomla: A Designer’s View

Learning Joomla content management system changed all that. I discovered the power of a content management system and how to create sites using CSS. I also discovered how to modify PHP code so that we can get the look/feel that we desire. Soon editing the look and feel of any site became child’s play.
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