Professional Journal

My thoughts on technology and business, with the occassional code tutorial.

Make a Real-Time Message Board Using ASP.NET MVC 5, SignalR 2, and KnockoutJS

Updated for MVC 5 and SignalR 2. Real-time web applications are the new hotness. Learn the fundamentals in this comprehensive tutorial that utilizes various new technologies across the web development spectrum.

Revised: 5/3/2014

SEO Is Not Dark Magic

Many "SEO experts" attempt to complicate the search engine optimization process to confuse clients and pad their invoices. The truth is that SEO is much simpler than they make it out to be and that most of what they do is ineffective.

Published: 8/27/2013

Are Marketers Abusing Facebook?

Marketers are toying with the trust of consumers for what might be not much benefit.

Revised: 8/1/2013