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Business Consulting For The 21st Century Via A Holistic & Intelligent Approach

Spring is here! And so is

FYI => Launched! Honest, clean & thorough, just like the GL brand itself, this ExpressionEngine driven website showcases Gregs Landscaping’s’ full range of services.

A GL Milestone (of Sorts)

Just finished up meeting with GL. Covered the long overdue Intro to ExpressionEngine lesson.

Getting Back in the GL Groove

Unfortunately, too much of my yesterday was filled with unanticipated attention grabbers.

Quickie GL Update

Got the Testimonial, FAQ and Links channels in place and working within the Service page layout.

Images Folder Structure and SEO

If image file names matter for SEO, so must the file structure that holds them, right?

On the Prowl for Icons

Bookmarked => “50 Social Service and Bookmarking Icon Sets for Bloggers” on

EE 2.x: User-defined Global Varibles vs Snippets

Word to the wise, be sure to read both pages of the ExpressionEngine docs.

ExpressionEngine 2.x: Snippets

Snippets are new to EE. Simple and highly effective. They’ve come at just the right time.

ExpressionEngine: Low’s Seg2Cat Extension

Low’s Seg2Cat is a must have in anyone’s EE tool box. Love it!

Passing PHP Varibles Between EE Templates

While I didn’t necessarily expect otherwise, the PHP $_SESSION variable does the trick. There’s one subtle catch.

ExpressionEngine 2.x Channel Parameters Quirk

It looks like there’s a slight quirk in how EE processes the channel parameters category vs category_group

ExpressionEngine 2.1.x Is Lookin’ Good

GL is my first site with ExpressionEngine 2.1.x. The fact that EllisLabs is able to deliver so much CMS for less than $300 is mind boggling.

Max Length of Page Meta Title & Description

SEO is always a moving target. Looks like a good rule of thumb for Meta Title and Meta Description length is…