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How to Redirect Your Domain or SubDomain to Your Windows Azure Website

 

I’ve become quite a fan of Windows Azure, through both a personal project and a project I’m working on for a client. All the resources I need are at my fingertips, being able to do instant deployments from source control is a HUGE time saver, and the infrastructure is stable and scalable. One thing that was a little tricky at first was how to get my new subdomain to redirect to my Azure account, and here’s how to make it happen. Continue reading

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Stand in the Rain

I’ve always been kind of a “glass is three quarters full” kind of guy. It didn’t matter how the circumstances were, I would move forward with an overabundance of hope to the resolution of a situation. A lot of times this involved squashing my personal feelings or thoughts on the situation. I’d brush off the what’s or the why’s and simply focus on how to make it go away.

I realize now that it also stifled a lot of  opportunities to grow. Continue reading

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Review: HTML5 Hacks

HTML5 is REALLY doing some great things for web developers. It has breathed new life in to web applications and with the advancements made in CSS3, it’s feasible to build a full fledged application that runs without any installation for your users on their desktop, tablet, and mobile phone with minimal changes to you. I’ll admit that I know quite a bit about HTML, but HTML5 was a new world for me in a lot of ways. Knowing the right code or “hacks” to make this work against all the different browsers is what HTML5 Hacks by Jesse Cravens and Jeff Burtoft provides for developers new and experienced.

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