A long while ago, I think it’s now like 3 years ago, I was very dissatisfied with the options available to programmatically fire up files to Dropbox. So I thought, how can I overcome this without boiling the ocean? I was looking for something rather simple. I started looking at Apache ANT and realized that […]Read More A very basic but effective command line tool for Dropbox – part One of “Ant Magic” with Dropbox
Bots are good fun for a while now, arguably overhyped. There is a rationale nevertheless to be present where your consumers, your prospects, the one who care about anything you have to offer are. In that sense, going with a service with more than 1.3 BN addressable recipients is tempting – and now the service comes with one […]Read More Facebook Messenger on-site – meaning your Facebook Messenger bots on-site!
Drupal, one of the most interesting and capable CMS out there with plenty of developers working on it and a rich history. This day and age getting started with the CMS by provisioning your own databases and webservers appears like a big waste of time, right? True and it’s not needed at all. One of […]Read More Master your Drupal install
Exchanging your NodeJS API REST endpoint with a serverless function is not frictionless – but doable.Read More What to do with a PAAS that gets missing? Go FAAS (serverless functions), what else!
Azure Function Proxy (AZP) was meant for helping you to re-write your multitude of API URLs in a uniform fashion by the design of it, however it can be used for a rather unorthodox use case just as well. Imagine you have two web resources you would like to get under one URL, with two path […]Read More Masking website origins with the help of Azure Function Proxy
This might not be the most complex topic on earth but I never said that my aim is to support only the tech gurus out there with my open sourced ideas, so here we go. Imagine you want to to show a “thank you page” and at the same time initiate a download. Let’s say […]Read More Show page + download file simultanously
Great to have a well-performing site, what about mobile optimization via AMP?Read More A scaling site is nice, now make it AMP
Static website generators are a new way of managing your website. A tad nerdy, a tad complex. Certainly with a very unique touch. Here is a little site I created using Hexo – more on Hexo later: log2talk.com. So what is it about? We love our dynamic websites but ironically the best performing, most scalable […]Read More The appeal of static content website generators like Hexo
Uptimerobot is a fantastic and affordable solution for checking any number of webpages for availability, types of issues occurred if any (based on HTTP status headers). Sometimes you want the data gathered in your own systems however – let’s say for your own data analytics, combining outage and error information about your websites with other […]Read More Little LogicApp study: using it to ingest Uptimerobot data
Sometimes the most obvious ways of getting some automation behind your marketing or lead management activities get out of sight, so here is a quick reminder: IFTTT can help. There is an article dedicated to this topic and I recommend the read: http://www.seerinteractive.com/blog/ifttt-recipes-for-marketers/ The number of integrations available is amazing. Let’s say you are an […]Read More Supercharge your marketing automation with IFTTT