I’m working on an HTML-based course interface that serves up content in an iframe. I had everything working great until I needed to move the content to one domain while hosting the interface on a different domain (kind of a simplified home-brewed CMS approach). BAM! Cross-domain security issues. Course interface dead in the water.
Month: October 2008
The biggest selling point for this utility is that it not only contains all of the built-in Captivate ‘variable’ functionality, but it also contains some extra functionality created by chaining some variables together.
A quickie post about FlashCamp and Flash CS4
I don’t often link to other blogs, but I think Cathy Moore has written a very good overview of a common issue: corporate-speak killing readability. Quick ways to increase your score and sound like a human being Say "you" and "we." Cut 98% of adjectives and adverbs. Write active sentences that make clear who does what. Use strong verbs instead of wimpy "is." Look for tacked-on clauses ("blah blah, which", " "blah blah, because"). Turn them into standalone sentences. This is important not just for courses, but for documentation and specifications, too; no one likes to read what Cathy calls …