How to Create a Brilliant 3D Demo Video for Your Business, by David Hawkins, covers all you need to know to make your own 3D animated video about your product or service. Course Sections Script writing Storyboarding Illustration Animation Voiceover Sound Effects Editing Marketing/PR Conclusion The course is taught using several Adobe products (such as […]
App Making: Designing & Marketing Successful Apps is a guide by Jeremy Olson. Jeremy is the founder of Tapity, which has a few well know apps that were featured by Apple as well as covered by the press. I got the complete package (US$150 with the launch and App Design guide buyer discount). There are also […]
Mastering App Presentation, by Jane Portman, covers many ways in which you can present apps and designs. This can take many forms, such as a design pitch, an app page on your site on an app store. Naturally, the design pitches don’t apply to me, as I sell apps. In that area, the book coverage […]
I read Learning Python, by Mark Lutz (5th Edition) a few months ago. Unfortunately, I just got around to reviewing it now. Learning Python is a very long book at 1600 pages. It is safe to say that it covered everything that it should, but it feels like it is way too through and that a […]
What it covers Web Development CS253 is taught at Udacity, and has a free version and a US$150 version – which has in-class projects, coaching and code reviews, as well as a verified certificate. The course covers all basics on web development, and you will develop a very simple blog and a wiki by the […]
Squirrly is another SEO plugin for WordPress. Yes, I do realize how many of those exists, but there was a sale on DealFuel.com with no monthly fees and the Squirrly reviews seemed convincing. There are 3 major features on the plugin – a keyword research module, a sidebar with details on SEO for your post, and […]
A List Apart has an interesting overview of CSS3 animation and user experience . I have seen a few of these effects around, and they really add to the user experience while being pretty light.
An interesting way to get background gradient animation with CSS3 – basically by using a larger background image and moving the position on hover. Check out the original article .
How to Be A Human Lie Detector is a course about – you guessed it – how to detect lies. This is done by learning how to notice microexpressions, body language, voice changes and even differences in the language employed when answering a question. The course consists of a few hours of videos, plus a […]
I recently took the Rails for Zombies Redux and Rails for Zombies 2 courses on CodeSchool. I had already learned some Rails on a Software Engineering Course , but I thought these would be helpful, specially since I didn’t touch anything on Rails after I finished the course. I also intend to rewrite the user key […]