Twenty Eleven Recap: #4 Loving AJAX, Despising Ads

Dec 27, 2011
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AJAX isn’t exactly new. 2011 was the year I discovered it as a solution and embraced it. The ability to actually return data and update a page is quite nice. I’ve used it to good effect on the majority of my random utilities and am continuing to increase my knowledge of what is possible.

Fans of advertising don’t like my approach since it doesn’t lead to additional page views. I’m glad they don’t. Advertisements irritate me. Especially when they are not targeted at the content I’m viewing. Sure, I love hardware supply sites, but why in the hell would I want to see an advert for them on a RPG site is beyond me. Not a single ad will appear on this site unless someone steps forth with big dollars — six digits plus. No worries of that happening.

I’m in the process of working on some new functionality. Slow progress but the end result will be cool.


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