Okay, I'm never satisified with what I do. I always find some way to continue fuckin' with it. I kept telling myself, "It's only two damn pages". I think this version of it is nicer than the original pages I had made. I was able to make the grafix for it fairly easily. I think I only fiddled and re-saved grafix files and the html I was typing in notepad countless times. I think I'll leave it alone for now, though.
I've spent enough time on it for a while. Time flies when you're zoomed in to individual pixels. Did you know there are 50 happy little pixels in 'JfZ' -- using Verdana font, size 2, with my monitor resolution set at 1024 x 768? What are they all doing down there anyway?
I know there's a bit of sloppy code in there, in some spots. I could clean it up, but I'll save that for another day. It seems to work. Why don't you do me favor and make sure it works.
Go to the Sandbox pageandcheck it out. Click on the links and what not. Give me some feedback. Do you like the way the pages look? Why not download the PDF file and make sure it's all there. Oh, and you could read the book, too. Dennis wrote it. I'm sure he'd like to hear something about the book he wrote and is putting online for you to read for FREE.
So, are we all set? You're going to check out the Sandbox pages and add it to your favorite bookmarks. Then, you're going to download the FREE BOOK, read it, and come back here all happy and a better person for doing it.
Then when you think you couldn't possibly control your enthusiasm, you're going to get the bright idea to use the comment function at the bottom of this blog entry and tell everyone how great everything is for you since you read "Welcome to my Sandbox" by Dennis Hooker.
You see, when you do these assertive things, you'll feel better. And so will I, because then I'll have some great book reviews from you to add to the Sandbox pages; which means I'll get to fiddle with them again. It all comes back to me being able to tweak it one more time.
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If you're reading this and you personally know me, you might want to check out the Friend's Pix page I just put up. If I have any pix of you, it's likely I put you on that page. If you're not on the page, it's probably because I couldn't find and edit your photo, not because I don't like you.
If you have a different or more current photo of yourself you rather I use, just email it to me and I'll get to work with it. I just use the factory-loaded paint program, notepad, and a bucketful of patience to make web pages.
Also, if you maintain a home page, tell me and I'll link to it from there.
Now that we got that settled, you can go back to stuffing your face with those potato chips and getting your mouse pad all greasy.
I got a newsletter from sectionZ.com today. It seems they're doing well. They've incorporated now, got some sponsors, and some advertising money. It reminded me to start thinking about filling in some links on my audio list ... coming soon to the left side panel near you ... or in the blog here, anyway.
I did upload a short MP3 I made with Fruity Loops Studio while just screwing around with the demo version. If you want to download it, t's called Nag Trance.
Take a look at the home page I've been fiddling with over on http://www.mical.net/jfz/index.htm anyway and let me know what you think. It should load fairly fast for those like me with just a dialup connection. And some of you are still surfing the web at 800x600 pixel resolution, so I made the page look decent when it gets resized. More fun html coding with notepad.