Mike vs Web: the blog and projects of a web developer fascinated by the web and all its technical greatness.

How To Get A Canadian Flag UPDATED!

A couple years ago, I wrote a blog on how to get a canadian flag. I wrote it after I successfully received one myself. Someone at my office read my blog, tried it out and they also received a flag. A couple years ago, I wrote a blog on how to get a canadian flag. I...

My Weekend at Node.js Bootcamp

At Accelerator YYC, in cosy Inglewood, 2 developers, Eric Kryski and Keith Larsen, were hosting a 6 hour bootcamp to introduce the curious to node.js. In short, node.js is a platform for making web and mobile applications written completely in javascript. Its goal is...

The Amazing htaccess File

The .htaccess file is probably not you’re most updated file on your website, but it is crucial to making your website faster. I found this article on it and its delivers some valuable info. It includes tips on configuring Expires tags, blocking the bad bots out...