When I first decided on having a creative career path, business was the last option I had in mind. Nothing about the world of business seemed to place any value in creativity; from having a standard issue uniform (the business suit), to the cavalcade of lemming-like thinkers, to the world of conservative, slow-to-change mega corporations. […]
LAWS THAT CHOKE CREATIVITY Lawrence Lessig Wins Damages For Bogus YouTube Takedown If you’ve done any posting on YouTube and it happened to have music in it, then you’ve probably come up against YouTube’s Content ID System. If you’ve been really bad, then you’ve been issued a DMCA Takedown Notice. In some cases these are […]
The Internet Corp. for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is in the process of authorizing thousands of new domain names, which means instead of naming a website with “.com” or “.net” at the end, now you can be the proud owner of a domain ending in: .careers, .tips, .voyage, .sexy, .tattoo… and more! Or buy […]
While there are plenty of guides out there on how to install and get up and running with WordPress, this is a guide on some basic settings you will probably want to set up right out of the gate with WordPress. After a number of installations I began to see that there were some common […]
If you didn’t know, ‘Hello World!’ is probably the first script anyone learning how to code will write. It was the first script (in Java) that I ever wrote, and I love that it’s also the default first post on a new WordPress install. For Future Meshack reference (not to be confused with Darkest Timeline […]
Of course you must know about the Zen kōan that goes “If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around, does it make a sound?” Well what about success? In America, I think you would agree, that we are very success oriented. But what the hell is it? Is it money? If […]
In the tradition of the Old Spice commercials, Dollar Shave Club has come out with a YouTube video scoring equally high on the ridiculously funny meter. But founder and CEO Michael Dublin doesn’t credit the success to simply being entertaining.