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Rob Howard's SEO for ASP.NET Developers

I found out last week that my boss, Rob Howard, presented “Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for ASP.NET Developers” at DevConnections just a few days after I had done my first presentation of “SEO for ASP.NET Developers” at Central Ohio Day of…

SEO for ASP.NET Developers Slides

The link below is to my PowerPoint slide deck for my “SEO for ASP.NET Developers” presentation that I’ve already given at Central Ohio Day of .NET and Indianapolis Code Camp. I will be giving the same presentation at both the Western Michigan Day of…

Andy Erickson's CODoDN Video

Andy Erickson (Twitter: axerickson ) posted an awesome video this evening of some clips he shot at the Central Ohio Day of .NET this past Saturday. He really captured the spirit of the event. Check it out on his blog here . Bonus: in the video…

Maximum Length for Meta Description and Page Title

I was asked a couple of questions during my SEO for ASP.NET Developers presentation that I didn’t have an answer for at the time. Q. What is the maximum length for the Meta Description field for a web page? A. I’ve read in several places over the…

Changes to Themes in Community Server 2008

A gentleman asked me today during the setup time of my SEO for ASP.NET Developers presentation at Central Ohio Day of .NET about changes to theming in Community Server 2008. I said that I had just recently seen a couple of posts from Ben Tiedt…

That presentation was horrible!

Tonight I presented “What’s new in VS2008 for ASP.NET” for our Heroes Happen Here Community Launch at CINNUG . From the start anything that could go wrong did go wrong. As my friend, Joe Wirtley , put it “I’m not going to lie to you, it was rough…

In search of an eco-friendly economical Home Server 2, Electric Boogaloo

In search of an eco-friendly economical Home Server 2, Electric Boogaloo

This is part 2 in a series about building an Eco-Friendly Economical Windows Home Server. Part 1: In search of an Eco-Friendly Economical Home Server Part 2: In search of an Eco-Friendly Economical Home Server 2, Electric Boogaloo Part 3: A…

In search of an eco-friendly economical Home Server

In search of an eco-friendly economical Home Server

This is part 1 in a series about building an Eco-Friendly Economical Windows Home Server. Part 1: In search of an Eco-Friendly Economical Home Server Part 2: In search of an Eco-Friendly Economical Home Server 2, Electric Boogaloo Part 3: A Cheap…

Upcoming Code Camps and Days of .NET

Upcoming Code Camps and Days of .NET

This spring is quickly becoming packed with lots of great .NET community activity. The first is our local Cincinnati (we got left out of the official) Heroes Happen Here Community Launch. The rest are regional code camps. I can’t describe code camps…

What is wrong with the ASP.NET Community?

What is wrong with the ASP.NET Community?

Since Good Friday was a Telligent holiday Leon (Fallen Rogue) and I decided to meet for breakfast and some stimulating conversation. Well, stimulating for me at least; I’m not sure how much stimulation Leon got from my never-ending statements…