Building a web design portfolio

Well after ages of not ‘designing’ websites, I’ve decided to start making websites commercially. The move is really marked by some of the rip-offs that I’ve seen recently. I don’t know if it’s okay to over-bill a client because they don’t know how a website, hosting and basic e-mail work.

There’s a group of guys who billed over R 2’000 on a ‘basic’ website, and there were three bad things about it.

  1. They used a template that they found on the net, and it was a bit horrible.
  2. They couldn’t even mod the template properly, pictures look stretched etc.
  3. They ‘ripped’ the client off, there’s absolutely no useful functionality or anything that could warrant such a rate. Continue reading “Building a web design portfolio”

Cara’s sexy dress: Legend of the Seeker

 Cara: Uh, not until I get out of this dress!

Kahlan: Why? A little lower on the neckline and you may never need another agiel. And if you’d done this a year ago, Darken Rahl would’ve surrendered at the sight of you. And if your going to wear a hem that short you should get rid of the stockings and show a little skin.

Hillsong : God Is Able

I must say, I’m glad that being in South Africa means we get new Hillsong albums as they hit the shelves in Australia.

 

The 20th Hillsong Live album is finally out, got a copy today. To be honest, ever since Beautiful Exchange I think that most people who used to live the sound of the old Hillsong (perhaps before they became Hillsong ‘Live’) will find the sound of this album a bit ‘foreign’. That being, the music is still different from Hillsong United (or rather ‘Hillsong Youth’), it’s just that the team composition is changing, and with that comes a lot of change in the types of songs that are written. Continue reading “Hillsong : God Is Able”