This WIRED profile from 2006 detailed how a tiny web outfit became the most influential tastemaker on the music scene. The post Inside Pitchfork, the Site That Shook Up Music Journalism appeared first on WIRED.
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Everybody’s favorite music website to love/hate/complain-about-and-secretly read-anyway is selling out big time to Condé Nast, a lumbering behemoth of old media that’s desperately trying to make its comeback in digital. Read more...
When Blake Lively’s lifestyle Web site Preserve launched in 2014, the derision was instantaneous … Preserve blended absurd DIY projects, like tinseled apples, purple prose and shoppable navel-gazing; Lively announced her pregnancy on the site, and gossip-mongers could “shop the story.” But it turns out Lively didn’t really like Preserve, either. Show More Summary
LinkedIn is the largest professional networking site on the web, and connections are what form the bedrock of a useful and enjoyable LinkedIn experience. But it can be difficult to build out your network, particularly after you’ve gone through everyone in your contact list. Here are some tips on ways you can groom and grow your connections list.
There’s a rumbling in the world of “digital marketing” that maybe your business does not need a web site. Some of the rumbling is that you can just have a good Facebook page or a blog on Tumblr.NOT. Every business needs a web site. A good looking web site. Show More Summary
Okay, more evidence of why staff and board members and members of the press should go through exactly what the public goes through to buy tickets. The organization's web site doesn't have a choose-your-own-seat option. The box office's hours are during weekday working hours only. Show More Summary
We all know that WordPress is an amazingly rich, extendable and simple platform. That’s probably one of the reasons it powers so much of the web today. But in some cases this richness can be the downfall of your site. If you load too...Show More Summary
I love the Beeb and really want to be able to add a search box on my Web site's News page so people can learn to use it as a resource. How can I duplicate the BBC.com search feature? The post How do I add a BBC News search box to my Web site? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
There are plenty of ways to find cool videos to watch on the Web, but I’m always on the lookout for new curation sites because I want to see clips that aren’t already doing the rounds online. That’s why I was glad I stumbled upon Autoplay. Show More Summary
DC‘s DC Super Hero Girls web site is live and has the first two episodes and a music video of the theme song Get Your Cape On. The first thing that comes to mind after watching the first episode is “I am not the target audience” and I think it is important that we all […]
Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers. The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to check out the Webdesigner News site, however, […]
It's 2012, so hopefully we're all clear that you can't believe everything you read on the Web. Sometimes, though, a piece of Web BS is so utterly ridiculous that it's worth reading for pure entertainment value. This site claiming that Marc Andreessen is opening a new fund in China is a perfect example. Continue reading ?
Women-only online social advice, news, and lifestyle portal GirlsGuideTo is announcing the addition of former Hipstamatic Web director Josh Symonds as a co-founder and CTO. The site delivers crowd-sourced advice on life, love, health...Show More Summary
Two additional issues with the new SF Opera web site: If there's a season calendar with a month-by-month layout - like a wall calendar, you might remember those - I can't find it. There is a scrolling calendar, but you can't see more than maybe a week at a time. Show More Summary
If you use Chrome on iOS and you surf to a website like Instagram or YouTube, it will attempt to launch into the app itself as opposed to displaying the mobile web version of the site. In terms of functionality this would be so much better as far as certain apps are concerned, especially if they require you to log in. Show More Summary
“The best children’s stories, whether they take the form of books, television shows, movies, or something else, are also loved by adults,” Ian Bogost writes, this week, in a piece for this Web site about the author Sandra Boynton. This...Show More Summary
Dobro wizard Rob Ickes has not one, not two, but three new instructional videos offered for sale from his web site. Each covers a specific aspect of his award-winning style, and is offered for $25. Volume 1 is titled Slower Tempo Songs and Backing Up a Vocalist. […]
Apple has added the option to purchase SIM-free, unlocked iPhones to its web site. The iPhone 6s (model A1633) and iPhone 6s Plus (model A1634) are compatible with a wide range of LTE networks, including those of AT&T, T-Mobile, and can be used on any GSM network in the U.S. or abroad. The devices are sold at full cost, without carrier contracts or obligations.