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The Kayak/Orbitz/Expedia for buying Moving Boxes online

Been hacking away the last couple weeks building an online price comparison search for moving box kits.   Check it out at http://www.MovingBoxSearch.com, the design has a ways to go, and we still have to add a bunch of providers, … Continue reading

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LAUNCH! AccentTraining.net – American Accent Rating and Training

What do you get when you mix Twilio‘s awesome telephony API, Amazon’s Mechanical Turk workforce on demand, and Recurly‘s dead simple subscription billing API?  A killer American accent training service – AccentTraining.net!  Here’s how it works: A person, let’s call him … Continue reading

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Looking for a job?

HomeFinder.com (my day job), is hiring a couple software developers, a QA manager, and an Agile Technical Analyst.  It’s a great place to work, right in downtown Chicago, full of fun, bright people.    Developers get to use the latest … Continue reading

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How to Market a Small Business on a Budget

As I talk to our small business customers and I prospect countless websites, I have noticed how little these businesses are doing to market and grow their businesses online. The following is a quick list of easy things every small … Continue reading

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Font not working in IE? Squirrels to the rescue!

Ran across this today – if you’re using @font-face and your fonts are not showing up in IE (yeah, IE, you rule…not), check out the font generator at fontsquirrel.   It will give you all the font files you need, … Continue reading

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Time to Bang the Gong – New Customer Live!

It is time to bang the gong.  We launched a new customer this week on the MoverWebsites.com platform! When I worked at a software startup years ago, there was a tradition that we would bang the gong when there was … Continue reading

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Cool eco-friendly moving box alternative

One of the things I hated most about moving was finding moving boxes.  I have flashbacks of lugging used boxes from the local grocery store and from work.  I can only imagine how cool I looked walking down the street … Continue reading

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