Archive for the ‘Web Technology’ Category

Mayday! Indian e-commerce portals switching to app only. Right decision?

Almost sounds like an April fools joke but it isn’t. Web designers get worried when they hear such news although technically there is not much for them to worry about. From May 1st, Indian e-commerce portal Myntra.com will be app only. Flipkart will follow suit soon which is a big pain for me personally as […]

How the ‘internet of things’ will impact your business. Nothing will be offline anymore.

After the ‘cloud’ and ‘big data’ its now time for the ‘internet of things’ to take centre stage in the technology world. And like any new technology there is as much hype as there is reality. The truth is that the internet of things is already here in many small ways, is growing at a […]

What you should know when changing vendors for your website maintenance.

A prospective client wrote to me with this request: “Please assist us in assisting by informing that what documents are must for website maintenance and development activities, in context of shifting of vendors from one to new or technology platform.” Here was my response to the query. It is something all website owners should keep […]

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 […]