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Flipping Heck! Learning To Be Productive One Day At A Time

Coding

Laptop with code on the screen
July 3, 2007 By Katy Whitton

I've just found this brilliant little tool that lets you run multiple websites under IIS on Windows XP Pro, 2000 etc. As a developer I often need to run multiple sites and it's a pain to have to shift the root path around this … Read Article »

Project Management

Managing Web Projects #14 – Maintenance Contracts
July 2, 2007 By Katy Whitton

So, the website’s now live. You’ve been paid and the website’s number 1 in Google – every’s happy, right? You betcha! I’m in the money! Oh? That’s nice! But what about the future – for you and your client? Who cares about them? I’m … Read Article »

Business

Wall Clock
July 1, 2007 By Katy Whitton

We have a job clocking in/out system and every hour of our work day has to be accounted for. Whilst this may seem a bit Orwellian, it allows us to work out profits against jobs effectively and also lead me on to today's little … Read Article »

Project Management

Managing Web Projects #13 – Invoicing The Client
July 1, 2007 By Katy Whitton

So now we come to the last phase of the Web Project – Invoicing. Hoorah! I get my money now! Lets hope so! Of course, thanks to your watertight contract you have all of your costs and payment terms laid out, right? How you … Read Article »

Project Management

Managing Web Projects #12 – Sign-off and "Delivery"
July 1, 2007 By Katy Whitton

Wow, it’s been rather a long time since I posted my last entry in this series – Managing Web Projects #11 – The Change Request Form. I haven’t forgotten about this series honest, I’ve just been procrastinating over it! Yeah, enough with the excuses. … Read Article »