Words are tags, too

Why don’t we use words as tags? Search engines already know that words are tags. Why do we need to put an extra character (#) in front of a word to make it special? Here are two reasons I can think of. The first reason is, that by using an extra character a website can make a link from the word that links to a search page or a special page for the tag....

July 3, 2009

Power law tag size

Wij vervelen ons is my social concert calendar. It’s a calendar where people can put their favorite concerts. A few weeks ago I added a tag cloud. The tag cloud looked really nice because the tag with the most concerts was bigger than other tags. I hadn’t thought this thing out, so there was a hand coded 12-line if block that gave each tag a nice size and padding. This block didn’t use the max count of concerts so there was a possibility that that more tags got the huge size....

March 10, 2007

This Delicous Tool is pretty cool

June 26, 2005