Internet Traffic Archive The Internet Traffic Archive is a moderated repository to support widespread access to traces of Internet network traffic, sponsored by ACM SIGCOMM. The traces can be used to study network dynamics, usage characteristics, and growth patterns, as well as providing the grist for trace-driven simulations. The archive is also open to programs for reducing raw trace data to more manageable forms, for generating synthetic traces, and for analyzing traces. Traces contributed to the archive have no restrictions as to what use may be made of them (except for traffic analysis as noted below).
HOW The time has come to close the legendary HOW Forums, but don’t worry; there are so many ways to connect with HOW and with other designers these days! The graphic design community has gone social. HOW Social Media Shortcuts Connect with HOW HOWdesign.com is also open to your thoughts and opinions. Dapper - RSS feeds A new service called Blotter from startup Dapper (dappit.com) is getting some good coverage around the blogosphere today. Blotter graphs Technorati data for any blog over time. Most exciting to me though is Dapper’s basic service, just launched this week. The company says it’s effectively offering an easy way to create an API from any website.
Dynamic Drive- FavIcon Generator Use this online tool to easily create a favicon (favorites icon) for your site. A favicon is a small, 16x16 image that is shown inside the browser's location bar and bookmark menu when your site is called up. It is a good way to brand your site and increase it's prominence in your visitor's bookmark menu. Turn Google Docs Into an RSS Reader and Feed Aggregator Learn how to use any Google Docs spreadsheet as an RSS Feed reader. You can also use the technique to embed RSS feeds into web pages. This tutorial shows how to use a spreadsheet in Google Docs as an RSS Feed reader. You can fetch RSS news feeds from different sources into one spreadsheet – much like a simpler version of Feedly – and then publish your feeds as a public web page. No coding required.
Reverse IP Lookup - Find Other Web Sites Hosted on a Web Server Find other sites hosted on a web server by entering a domain or IP address above. Note: For those of you interested, as of May 2014, my database has grown to over 100 million domain names. I am now offering this domain list for purchase. A reverse IP domain check takes a domain name or IP address pointing to a web server and searches for other sites known to be hosted on that same web server. Data is gathered from search engine results, which are not guaranteed to be complete. IP-Address.org provides interesting visual reverse IP lookup tool.
Dropbox Dropbox is a home for all your photos, docs, videos, and files. Anything you add to Dropbox will automatically show up on all your computers, phones and even the Dropbox website — so you can access your stuff from anywhere. Dropbox also makes it super easy to share with others, whether you're a student or professional, parent or grandparent. Even if you accidentally spill a latte on your laptop, have no fear!
Make Me Social – WordPress Plugin – Increase Blog Traffic By Aut What is this plugin about? Make Me Social is the WordPress plugin which will send each new post you make to the most famous social services. This practically means instant traffic to your blog as soon as you publish a new post, helping it to become famous in a few seconds. How it works? Make Me Social automatically submit new post to Twitter, Delicious, Tumblr and Diigo. Icon Library OSA Icon Library 13.05 Our icon library is depicted as PNG images on this page, and as a pack of SVG and PNG images in a zip file for download. We have based these icons on the Tango Free Desktop Project SVG images (many thanks for the excellent base images).
Learn where menu and toolbar commands are in Office 2010 - Outlook - Microsoft Office If your ribbon has disappeared and you are trying to find it, double-click any tab to maximize the ribbon again or see how to minimize the ribbon. We have downloadable interactive guides showing you where your menu and toolbar commands from Office 2003 are located in Office 2010. After a one-time download (1 for each Office program), you can open the guide and just click the command or button that you want to find and the guide will show you its location in the 2010 version of the program. The 10 Tools of Online Oppressors - Reports SAN FRANCISCO In reporting news from the world’s most troubled nations, journalists have made a seismic shift this year in their reliance on the Internet and other digital tools. Blogging, video sharing, text messaging, and live-streaming from cellphones brought images of popular unrest from the central square of Cairo and the main boulevard of Tunis to the rest of the world. In Other Languages • Español • Português • Français • Русский • العربية •
Baseline “Real” baseline grid on the web When I first started to design Baseline, I wanted to base the grid on the work of Josef Müller-Brockmann, unfortunately some missing CSS attributes — like type leading — kept me from implementing a true grid based approach. I then decided to another look at the basic grid used in print: the baseline grid. WooRank Screens Your Website, For Free WooRank is a brand new service designed to let website publishers and marketers evaluate the SEO-friendliness and other aspects of their Web sites on the fly, free of charge. If this reminds you of what HubSpot built with its Website Grader tool, it’s because the concept is extremely similar. WooRank evaluates Web sites based on 50 criteria in an automated fashion, free of charge, and provides helpful SEO and other tips. A premium version will be offered in about 3 months: for a yet-to-be-determined fee, publishers and marketers will then be able to screen Web sites based on up to 120 pre-defined critera, get served more personalized tips as well as references to online tools that they can use to increase the findability and performance of their Web sites. Update: site seems to be down or at least terribly slow due to our coverage, so hang in there.
Online SVG image converter Online image converter This free online image converter lets you convert your images to the Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) format (experimental). You can either upload a file or provide a URL to an image. Additionally you can select digital effects to enhance the image. If you convert from raster images like PNG or JPG, this SVG converter will convert your shapes and objects to black and white vector graphics that are scalable without any loss in quality. They can be later refined or colored with a free vector graphic program like Inkscape.