Archive for the ‘Web Technology’ Category

Tool reco – Gliffy, a wonderful new online charting tool

Creating diagrams, charts just became a whole lot easier. Used this tool for a recent project and was very happy with the outcome. Gliffy provides support for flowcharts, network diagrams, org charts, venn diagrams, Swot analysis, wireframes and more. Visit www.gliffy.com for this great tool.

E-zines – Are they still relevant in the age of social media and information overload?

There was a time that e-zines were all the rage. Everyone was creating them and I was subscribed to literally dozens of them. However with Facebook and other social tools taking up precious online time they are being read less and less. Information overload is another issue working against e-zines. E-zines piling up in the [...]

Switching web design agencies – a few things to keep in mind for a smooth transition.

Sometimes web design agencies take clients for granted and sometimes they outgrow them or vice versa. For whatever the reason there could come a time when you need to switch agencies. Depending on your departing agency and the new agency this can be a smooth transition or it can turn into a nightmare. Here are [...]

The perils of going with a generic ready to use e-commerce solution.

Woke up today to the news of a major name in ready to use e-commerce websites has entered India. They now add their services to the already crowded market for one size fits all e-commerce solutions. The USP of these sites is that they allow any vendor to launch an online shop in a matter [...]

When ‘startup’ becomes a dirty word – why e-commerce websites are failing in a bad economy

The news is grim for the e-commerce industry in India. Every day we hear about another e-commerce shop folding up. Those that are too big to close are laying off employees, a precursor to winding up. Its truly sad as the industry has a lot of potential to truly change the face of shopping in [...]