Archive for the ‘Rants’ Category

Steve Jobs is gone, but will never be forgotten

Friday, February 10th, 2012

As we have moved into the year 2012, we must stop for a moment to think and to consider what we have lost in 2011. It was a year with huge stories full of drama, happiness, revolutions and change, but 2011 also brought us its fair share of tragedy and deaths as well. The most […]

S.O.P.A. Internet Blackout Strike

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

It’s been talked about a lot and the time has come to act. January 18th, 2012 marks the largest Internet protest ever, to stop the Internet censorship bills SOPA and PIPA. Raise awareness about these bills by blacking out your website for a day and redirect your visitors to the SOPA Strike web page where […]

Sourcecode planking

Monday, July 11th, 2011

It’s never been done before, no geek has gone this far as to plank within the source code. Beat that my geekstas! After seeing David plank in his video I was curious what that was all about. I mean I’ve heard of planking before but never really cared enough to find out more about it […]

YouTube, Like Napster, Fading Away, Right Before Our Eyes!

Monday, March 22nd, 2010

Sad news… On March 12th 2007, Viacom (short for Video & Audio Communications) has filed a lawsuit against YouTube claiming that YouTube allowed it’s users upload and share over a 100,000 videos owned by Viacom. Viacom’s lawsuit seeks $1 BILLION in damages. The word is this whole house of cards may crash as soon as […]

The 4-Hour Workweek, Expanded & Updated

Saturday, February 6th, 2010

I finally finished reading all the stuff I had laying around like, FREE – The Future Of A Radical Price (which, I must say, every entrepreneur should read, check out my book review on it), and an issue of Web Designer and a Website Magazine. Now that loose ends are tied I can start on […]

Merry Christmas 2009!!

Friday, December 25th, 2009

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year to all the Web Design Ideas Blog readers! Wishing you God’s blessings, health, happiness and success! ~ Valik

Dreamweaver CS4 Can’t Copy & Paste Code

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

Do you ever feel like big companies sometimes feel like they just don’t care? It’s probably because they really don’t. Before I spend another couple of grand on the Adobe CS4 Master Collection, I decided to order the 30-day trial version, just to put a 30-day space between me throwing thousands of dollars around. (I’m […]

Finally… Got me my iMac!

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

Dear Readers, I finally went out and got me my iMac on Saturday. It’s a 27-inch! This switching over to Mac idea is so exciting to me that I even started a new blog about iMacs called I posted more about my purchase there. You’ll find a lot of other iMac info there too […]

Bummer On My New iPhone Dream

Thursday, November 19th, 2009

I hate it when I look forward to something and get too excited about it too soon. A few months ago I called AT&T and asked them when my contract expires with them so I can upgrademy phonw to iPhone… I thought I was told February 2010. Ever since then I’ve been secretly extremely excited […]

The Mind Mapping Street: A Copy Cat Solution?

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

by Giancarlo Gallegos One of the most difficult task that we face as designers is to be able to generate ideas. Just look around in the internet, the streets, magazines and you will find many design or logos looking very much similar but not quite. Often, I ask myself how much original content is out […]