Presentations from April 2009 gathering

At last! the presentations from the last Scottish Web Folk meeting in Glasgow on Friday 17 April 2009.

Flickr

Robert Morrison’s presentation about building “an institutional image request interface on Flickr’s API with PHP”.

Microsoft SharePoint

Frank MacDonald’s presentation about whether Microsoft SharePoint is suitable as an intranet CMS.

CSS Frameworks

Gareth Saunders’ presentation about using CSS Frameworks, with a particular focus on Blueprint CSS.

Presentation: 3 ways to improve your website

These are my slides from today’s meeting.  I was looking at:

  • Improvement 1 – Adding hCard to Contact Details and hCalendar to Events
  • Improvement 3 – Search Auto-discovery
  • Improvement 6 – Add hint text to search boxes

It’s published under a Creative Commons licence (details on the slideshow) so feel free to use it and adapt it as required.

Cheat sheets

These are a few of the cheat sheets that I use with these technologies:

Microformats

jQuery

OpenSearch

Gareth @ St Andrews