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Blog posts from years ago. Maybe I’ll post again one day. Who knows!

2908, 2016

About Face: The juggling act of bricks and clicks

By |August 29th, 2016|Categories: Tech Blog|0 Comments

The following is from my column "About Face" - a regular series about the Beauty Bliss journey from clicks to bricks. Written for NZ Retail magazine, it is also published on The Register. Image by Kerryn Smith.

In a regular series about Beauty Bliss' journey from an ecommerce store to a bricks-and-mortar store, owner Toni Cox shares the latest developments from Beauty Bliss land. This time, it's about learning how to juggle inventory, POS presentation and theft and security.

2908, 2016

About Face: From digital to physical

By |August 29th, 2016|Categories: Tech Blog|0 Comments

The following is from my column "About Face" - a regular series about the Beauty Bliss journey from clicks to bricks. Written for NZ Retail magazine, it is also published on The Register. Image by Kerryn Smith.

Expanding into bricks and mortar involves a bit of making it up along the way. Toni Cox, owner of Wellington cosmetics start-up Beauty Bliss, takes us on her store's journey from clicks to bricks.

2211, 2015

Beauty Bliss Press

By |November 22nd, 2015|Categories: Business, Tech Blog|0 Comments

We got a little bit of press today which is pretty rad. I look a little weirded-out in the photo but oh well, it's bloody nice to be able to get the word out about what we're doing in our Willis Street Store. http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/small-business/74278858/winning-online-store-beauty-bliss-meets-traditional-retail

2208, 2011

Find that Robot!

By |August 22nd, 2011|Categories: Front end development, Tech Blog|0 Comments

Last night Philip and I released our new pet project "Find that Robot". It's a small online maps game where the goal is to find the little robot figure at various movie locations around the world. It's been a fun project to work on giving us a chance to play with new technology - the site is built using node.js

1204, 2011

Should you hire a Social Media Expert that doesn’t use social media?

By |April 12th, 2011|Categories: General Internet, Tech Blog|0 Comments

Back when I was at university I was very disappointed to be turned down for a barista job at a well known Wellington cafe, based on the fact that I didn't drink coffee. I'd had 2 years experience making the stuff as well as having attended a couple of training sessions and thought that I was more than qualified. Now,

1003, 2011

Improving the speed of your Drupal website

By |March 10th, 2011|Categories: Drupal, Tech Blog|0 Comments

If you're reading this post, you're probably a Drupal developer with a website that's about as speedy as a child eating brussel sprouts. If you were not the original developer on the project, finding the cause of your performance issues can be tricky. Here are a few things you can do to get your website running faster.

303, 2011

Post Expiry

By |March 3rd, 2011|Categories: Tech Blog, Wordpress|3 Comments

Post Expiry is a simple Wordpress plugin that allows you to set a category to move your post into at a specified date. It was initially created for use on Best Competitions to move competitions that had finished into the 'Previous Competitions category'. read more...