Meet a Rasta.online
Welcome to my tech blog bredren and sistren, kings and queens of the digital age. No matter which philosophy structures your life, no matter where you are born or how much you have, one thing is always true: knowledge empowers you to overcome struggles. If you are part of the curious beings among us, you may find something interesting here.
Software is like our hearts: Best wide open and shared with the community.
- : Every CMS offers widgets and helpers to share your blog/website in popular social networks as facebook. To get the share-button in is usually very easy but a bad surprise often follows when we see which content and image shows up (or not) in facebooks share dialog. We will have a quick look at the basics of open graph parameters and how they need to be included to in the website or blog. Once this is set, we will use the facebook debugger tool to ensure we get the latest content included and we are happy with the results.... read more
- : We are going to introduce a software strategy for a fictional brand called FantasticContent.Online to demonstrate how different free tools can be combined to a rock solid base for many kinds business relying on teamwork. We will not be limited to a certain product, but want to have a look on aspects surrounding successful projects. We will see how to organize teams flexible, build short communications and make the life easy for the business and marketeers. Ready? Let’s go ….... read more
- : The commonly used CMS (Wordpress, Joomla!, …) are all server-side applications which require sophisticated features from the hosting environment, such as a database and activated PHP or Python compilers. Your website-project is of reasonable size, aimed for exposure, performance, and SEO rather than direct interaction with visitors as in community sites or e-commerce? Then you might not need any paid hosting at all anymore. Sounds good? Let’s dive into pre-compiled websites and what they have to offer …... read more
- : Wordpress, Joomla!, Drupal, Django, Typo3 and Plone are some of the most common Content Management Systems (CMS) today, delivering millions of websites every day. But what is a CMS and what purpose does it serve? Thanks to the open-source community, small projects, start-ups, or businesses with very limited budgets are able to get online with low-cost websites. This article explains some very basic concepts and what kind of issues you can expect when using any CMS…... read more
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- : Styling of form elements is often a pain in the ass. There are always designers who really really want their custom checkboxes and dropdowns. If you are reading this article you know how hard this can be. Here is how a pro deals with this problem.... read more
- : I've ordered a new virtual private server because the old one was a bit to slow for »that one project«. Here is how I configured it to run WordPress with nginx and fastcgi_cache.... read more
Kevin Mitnick inspired me and many others to play around with different technologies and figure things out. We have a long and proud tradition of hacking in Germany, with our very own heros but Mr. Mitnicks is a entertaining legend and made us believe that we can change the world. He tought us that the single most powerful hacking tool lies not within software or code, rather then a cheeky social hack. Learn from the master at CeBIT Global Conferences 2015.... watch full video
- : LiFi is an interesting way to stream data without cables. WiFi uses radio waves to transmit data while Lifi technologies taps into the speed of light. LEDs can transmit data and light up the room at the same time. Tests show bandwidths up to astonishing 224 Gbps ... that is wicked fast.... watch video
- : The internet is a big load of interconnected text-documents made of ... language. So it is not surprising that we can learn important lessons from Linguists. One amazing example is Zipfs mystery. If you want to dive deep into SEO this is knowledge needs to come into account.... watch video
- : Wikipedia rejected today the Rasta.Online community its rightful place in the encyclopedia. The reason is "Simply not enough in-depth third-party sources overall for solid notability." and Wiki is right. Our community can not show "solid notability" so far. Unite bredren and sistren and show some love by sharing links and knowledge to create progress and a solid notability in the communities. We will come back wikipedia ...... research
- : Our friends on mls-ecuador.com showed some love by promoting this blog to an interested audience in Ecuador. We should add some spanish translations right?... research
- : This blog is for educational purpose and promotes open source solutions and tools. Therefor are all published articles free to re-use and the website source-code is available for evybody in its github repository.... research