Rebecca’s Book is Out Now!

By the summer of 2012 I was looking back at a few sixty4media projects and noticed that I had taken on a lighter load at the beginning of the year. The reason being that I was adding over a hundred pages to the book I published in 2010 with Eric Butow. By the fall of […]

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WordCamp Victoria 2012

WordCamp Victoria 2012 has been announced for January 14, 2012. As a WordPress developer, I’ve attended my fair share of WordCamps, from San Francisco to the Fraser Valley, and organized WordCamp Whistler as well as WordCamp Vancouver. It’s always a pleasure to attend the event organized in our province’s capital as well. Last year I […]

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Vancouver Open Source Week

It’s Open Source Week in Vancouver which means a series of events, conferences, and activities celebrating Open Source technologies are taking place around town. Open Source is a development method for software that harnesses the power of distributed peer review and transparency of process. The promise of open source is better quality, higher reliability, more […]

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Basics for Securing WordPress – WordCamp Victoria 2011 Talk

This past weekend John and I took the ferry over to Victoria to participate in WordCamp Victoria. I was slated to speak as a part of a blogger panel with Lorraine Murphy and Mike Vardy, as well as give a talk about securing WordPress (for beginners, just the basics). While no voice-over commentary is included, […]

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WordCamp Fraser Valley 2010

Cross-posted by Rebecca from Miss604.com WordCamp Fraser Valley returns for its 3rd year of talks and workshops in Surrey on November 20th, 2010. WordPress is the top blogging platform in the world however it is also used to power millions of websites that you visit each and every day. Its endless theme and plugin capabilities […]

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Vancouver: Wonders Start Here Video

This week a colleague passed along this beautiful video of Vancouver, developed in partnership with the Vancouver Film School. The goal of this campaign is to highlight how the city has been the hub for many technological advances, start-ups, and innovative entrepreneurs over the years. Vancouver: Wonders Start Here from Ian Andrew Bell on Vimeo. […]

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Small Business BC Successful You Business Awards

When John and I started up our company there were several resources and tools that helped us through the entire process. One of those resources was Small Business BC online and in Waterfront Station. We got forms, advice, and flipped through micro-fiche listings of business names before we settled on sixty4media. Next month Small Business […]

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Quit Facebook Day

Cross-posted from Miss604.com To many people, Facebook is the internet. It’s open in a browser throughout the day, it could be their home screen, and on average users are connected to 130 “friends” at a time [Facebook: Stats]. However, even with close to 400 million users (11 million in Canada alone) Facebook isn’t on everyone’s […]

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