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Vitor Carvalho Web Developer

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Changing Careers... to obtain the Telecommuting Lifestyle

At one time or another, every employee wonders what it would be like to work in a telecommuting situation. But, they look at their current job and wonder how they could ever do it from home. Well, that concern is quite correct as some jobs cannot be done from home. However, one possible solution is to change careers into something that compliments a telecommuting situation. I've heard it said that changing careers is one of the more stressful situations that a person can experience. This ...
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Whose Web Site is it anyway?

My Web Designer takes care of everything! What happens when you order a domain name, secure a great value web hosting account to showcase your products and ask your web designer to set up your web site? Do you know how to manage your web hosting account and your email set up? Do you have access to edit your own web site or shopping cart? You don’t?! – Really?? – You can not be serious. Like many other people on the internet, you left all the details to your web site with your web ...
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A Recipe For Software (No Programming Required)

When I released my first software product, most people thought that I was a programmer and that I wrote it myself. But that's just not true. You can develop hot-selling software without doing any programming at all. I am technically a programmer. A bad programmer. I am capable of writing bad (and sometimes effective) code. But I don't write the software that I sell. That would be a terrible idea. It would take me infinitely longer to do it myself, and it wouldn't be as good. Instead, I hire ...
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Building An Effective Furniture Sales Web Site

Web sites that feature products – especially furniture or other large items – require a careful balance of text and images to convey the value of each product. Let’s face it. Consumers like to see, feel, and •experience” a product before they make a purchase decision. If you can elicit the senses in your on-line presentation of an item, you will increase your chances of making a purchase tenfold. In addition to the basics of an effective web presence, such as complete contact ...
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Web Standards

The internet, believe it or not, is a fiendishly complicated system. With millions of different entities, all with their own agenda, it is nothing short of a small miracle that they all play nicely together. So how is it all held together and who ensures that we won't end up with a digital Tower of Babel? And can we guarantee that our digital content of today will be accessible to everyone today and in the future? What are standards? When we drive a car we are accepting and using a set of ...
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Is Your Web Development Company Excluding Importance of Content designing?

It is indeed important to ensure that a web development company you are hiring is not excluding importance of content designing. Most of the web development firms and professionals mistake to rule out website and content designing from web development process. Though it is a common myth that web development is all about developing applications and set of programs to enhance functionalities of a web site. However, role of a web developer should be far fetched than adding functionalities and ...
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Looking for the best Manchester web site development company? Go for Synergy Web Media

   The mere thought of getting a website prepared looks frightening because of the requirement of exact planning and good homework on the part of the website owner. It is important to note that though it seems that getting a website designed from a web design company is as simple as ordering anything online and getting home delivery, in reality it is undoubtedly a very tedious task. Today the market is flooded with website development companies that claim to provide the best website ...
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Web Development Employment & Projects - where and how to find

As the Internet develops, more and more web related freelance employment, contracts and tenders are being advertised via this medium rather than traditional print - which only goes to make sense. Employment sites usually contain their fair share of Information Technologies based employment; but so much of this work is now being outsourced by companies - especially web and graphic design/development, eCommerce implementation and software applications programming. Many sites, such as ours, are ...
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Making Money Online - Start Small, Grow Huge

It is estimated that reported earnings from the internet will be numbered by the trillions in the year 2005. Internet-based businesses such as virtual assistants, web development, retail, consulting and freelance services make up a large percentage of the money earned online, and there is still potential for greater earnings. In fact, more and more people are turning to the internet each day to achieve their dreams of financial freedom and running a home-based business. Far from being a get ...
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How Our Home Based Business Saved Us

If you had asked me two years before my wife and I began our home catering business whether I would consider being my own boss, I would have laughed out loud and scoffed at the idea. The company I worked for seemed to be doing well and I was recognized for the •creative genius” that I was. I was contented as a Web Developer in a multi-national corporation, lost in my own world in cyberspace. The pay was alright and there wasn’t any reason to think of other means of income. Looking ...
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