Categories
Web 2.0

Better blog search

In case you haven't already, you should check out Sphere. It's a great new blog search engine which I helped get started last year and which, more importantly, will help you discover great blogs.

5 replies on “Better blog search”

The UI and design is great, but there is one thing that you guys might be able to do to make it better. On the right side there are three options under "this topic is associated with" and when you click on an option the page reloads. If you could use some sort of technology such as AJAX so that the whole page does not reload, sphere would be that much better.

Also with the flash slider there is some flickering going on with the dates.

If AJAX is used, how will users with screen readers know that portion of the page has refreshed? Lesson: Dont use unneccessary technology for the sake of it.

TiEcon 2006: From 0 to 60 : Ramp it Up with Low Bucks

Liveblogging  Jeff Clavier’s bootsrapping panel at TiEcon 2006.  (note: I am obviously publishing this, as well as other TiEcon posts the day after, but will only do very basic editing, essentially posting my original notes)
Panelists:

WordPress Winning Search Mind Share Over MovableType

I was checking out Google’s fancy new tool, Google Trends. Just for kicks, I compared Movable type (MT), WordPress, TypePad, Live Journal, and Blogspot. Here are the results: Blogging Software Battle for Mind Share Matt, Toni, congratulations on doing…

Leave a Reply to Neil Patel Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s