How to: Get the first image from the post and display it
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Most WordPress users are using custom fields to display thumbs on their blog homepage. It is a good idea, but do you know that with a simple php function, you can grab the first image from the post, and display it. Just read on.Showcase your Photos Using the Vanishing Point Filter
Photos Using the Vanishing Point Filter
This fun Photoshop technique lets you showcase your photos on a computer screen or billboard and it uses the vanishing point filter to distort and crop the image.
Got a screen thats on an angle but want to put a new image on it? Here's how to copy and image to an angled, slanted, or tilted surface using photoshop's new vanishing point filter.Five Free Tools for Multi-Monitor Computer Set-Ups
ouse cursor off the edge of one display to have it on another adjacent display. It also creates a single virtual clipboard to allow the copy and pasting across the many displays. With Synergy comes a handy module for synchronizing your screensavers across multiple displays so that they run in tandem. If there is a password required after screensave
Freeware and open source tools available for download to help you harness the power of multi-display set ups and get you up and running quickly.
We'd like to share several freeware and open source tools available for download to help you harness the power of multi-display set ups and get you up and running quickly.Online Measurement: 16% of the Web Clicking Display Ads - Advertising Age - Digital
Comscore (US): 50% minder banner clickers in 2 jaar. 8% van de online populatie zorgt voor 85% van banner clicks, vooral arme lager opgeleiden. Banners zijn echter wel succesvol, want zien van banners leidt tot site bezoek en search. Dus nieuwe metrics nodig om succes te meten.
But ComScore, Starcom Study Shows Banners Are Still Effective -- Especially When Paired With Paid Search
The percentage of people who click on a Display ad are down, but that doesn't mean that banner ads are effective means of advertising. AdAge discusses that we need to use different metrics to measure engagement and branding.
50% of clicks come from low-income young adults...but the good news is that digital banners are still a branding tool
Look at display view-through rates.
The number of people online who click display ads has dropped 50% in less than two years, and only 8% of internet users account for 85% of all clicks, according to the most recent "Natural Born Clickers" study from ComScore and media agency Starcom. As the pool of people who click on banner ads rapidly decreases, it begs the question: Is the long-used click-through rate now officially useless?SnapAds | Display Ad Optimization
service that effectively combines the theory of natural selection with banner ads - with very impressive results.
Weebly product that optimizes ads based on genetic algorithms.Use CSS Sprites to Beautify your WordPress Post Dates
More examples of CSS sprite implementation
Ever wonder how to super style your blog’s post date? I am going to show you how to do this using CSS sprites in about 18 minutes.Banner Ads: Beyond the Click - eMarketer
MAY 18, 2009, eMarketer
In addition, 27% reported that they did an online search for the product, brand or company, and 21% typed the company Web address in their browser. Nine percent sought additional information using social media tools.Eddie Zarick | Ready to try it yourself?
How to display a picture or movie on the Apple logo at the back of your laptop computer's lid...
This page contains a nice tutorial how to make actual use of the shinging apple on the otherside of the display lid of mac books.Panic Blog » The Panic Status Board
another awesome project status BB
Company status board on steroids. Love it.How Much Ads Cost - eMarketer
display advertising, Credit Suisse estimated that in 2009 the average CPM will be $2.39, down from $2.46 in 2008 Online video consultancy LiveRail estimated that overlay ads ran CPMs of $7.40 and in-stream ads were priced at $16.40 in Q4 2008. AccuStream iMedia Research put the average 2008 figure as high as $35 for premium preroll online video ads.
Ad Network Inventory = $13 For display advertising, Credit Suisse estimated that in 2009 the average CPM will be $2.39, down from $2.46 in 2008.
Online ads “all over the place” says one executive. Data from Jefferies and Company puts a hard number on the cost of traditional ads in 2008. The firm estimates that broadcast TV had the highest cost-per-thousand (CPM) rate of $10.25, with syndicated TV at $8.77. Magazines, cable TV, newspapers, radio and outdoor advertising round out the space.
eMarketer helps companies understand the Internet by publishing Internet market research, statistics and objective analysis on Internet marketing, Internet advertising, online trends and online demographics.Everything you ever wanted to know about LCD monitors | News | TechRadar UK
The title says it all - "Everything you ever wanted to know about LCD monitors". It would be handy to know which LCD's use which display technology, though I imagine that would be a massive list.3D: Giz Explains 3D Technologies
Is the new iPhone resolution so high that the human eye cannot detect the pixels?
"...at 12 inches from the eye, Jobs claims, the pixels on the new iPhone are so small that they exceed your eye’s ability to detect them."CSS for iPhone 4 (Retina display) « Thomas Maier – web & communication designer
RT @wpSEO: Ein extra CSS für iPhone 4 einbinden http://j.mp/dcI0Rt #css
This is how you target the iPhone 4 with specific CSSDisplay Myths Shattered: How Monitor & HDTV Companies Cook Their Specs | Maximum PC
Some of the terms sound impressive, but almost all of this is unnecessary puffery and jargon that confuses not only consumers but the pros, as well.
Breaking the myths of TVs and why they are in place.