Launch!

Launch!

WHEW – It’s been an intense several weeks preparing the new www.oakleystudio.com for launch, and now here it is. When you’re done reading this post, have a look around and then click the “webmaster@oakleystudio.com” link to let me know...
Half the Internet Is Down

Half the Internet Is Down

CHECK BACK for updates in the Comments section below, and additional news stories as they appear. I’ve been working in the Internet-connected world for over 20 years, and I’ve never seen anything like this. Atlantic Magazine’s story about...

How Greylisting Works

Greylisting works because nearly all the unwanted (“spam”) messages are not being sent from real email servers. Instead they come from compromised home PCs that are skimming addresses from local owners’ inboxes or contact databases, and spewing...

More About WordPress

At it’s core, WordPress is a blogging platform. It enables easy content creation, so that anyone with a business idea can communicate their ongoing story in words and pictures. It’s famous “one-minute install” implies exremely simple and quick...
Relocating to New Mexico

Relocating to New Mexico

That’s right — Oakley Studio, LLC is moving to Albuquerque, New Mexico. Along with this relocation, I’m refocusing my business in ways that I’ll describe briefly in this post. But first and foremost I can reassure all my clients that I’ll...
Pitching the President

Pitching the President

Imagine the President of the United States is making an appearance in your neighborhood, to give a short speech and present an award of some kind to an innovative leader in your community. Aware that he is coming, you request in advance to meet with him in person, to...
The Rewards of Marketing

The Rewards of Marketing

I am doing some of the very first marketing for my business that I’ve ever done — I’m offering a REWARD on a Goshen Funded crowdfunding campaign. Depending on when you read this, you may find my REWARD — a coupon for $10 Web Site...
Critical “Heartbleed” Vulnerability

Critical “Heartbleed” Vulnerability

News broke yesterday morning, April 9, 2014, about a software security issue affecting many servers on the internet — servers that billions of people routinely log into using username/password credentials. This has already been described as “the worst...