Colophon

 Colophon 
In case you’re curious, a colophon for a website is a description of how the site was built with regards to hardware and software.
From time to time, people ask how CLIQ101 was developed, so here’s the scoop…

 Infrastructure 
Domain Registration: Network Solutions
Hosted By: BlueHost
Platform: WordPress (PHP/mySQL)
Theme:THE BLOG”, customized by Alex herself (she has some of her own HTML/CSS chops!)

 WordPress Plugins 
Akismet: To protect CLIQ101 from comment and trackback spam.
Google Web Fonts for WordPress: To select free Google fonts for web and print.
IntenseDebate: To enhance and encourage conversation in the CLIQ101 community.
Jetpack: To take advantage of more advanced WordPress features.
Lijit Search: To support more powerful site-wide searches by our readers.
OpenID: To allow the use of OpenID for account registration, authentication, and commenting.
Sharaholic: To provide CLIQ101 readers an easy way to share their favorite CLIQ101 content using convenient social media sharing buttons.
UpdraftPlus: To ensure all content is safely backed up to CLIQ101’s Google Drive on a monthly basis.
Vanilla Forums: To provide an awesome space for community engagement.
What Would Seth Godin Do: To greet new readers with a welcome message, and greet returning readers with a welcome back message.
WordPress Popular Posts: To direct CLIQ101 readers to the most popular content read by other members of our audience.
WordPress SEO by Yoast: To help optimize our pages so they will be found and promoted on the various search engines.
WP Google Fonts: To easily manage Google web fonts internally within this site.
WP Show IDs: To reveal IDs for each page and post internally for easier site management.
WP Touch: To provide a better user experience for users of smaller, mobile devices.

 CLIQ101 Logo & Site Graphics 
Designer: Alex Jiménez, M. Ed. (she didn’t take all those Graphic Design classes for nothing!)
Tools: Adobe Illustrator 5.5, Adobe Photoshop 5.5
Color Palette: Dark Gray(#4D4D4D), Dark Blue(#0066FF), Medium Blue(#0099FF), Light Blue(#00CCFF).

 Photography 
All photographs are purchased from iStockPhoto or are usable under the Creative Commons licensing agreement.
Photographs may be further altered by Alex to suit the CLIQ101 theme, look, and feel.

 Videography 
Producer: Alex Jiménez, M. Ed.
Tools: Camtasia for Mac Version 2,
Hosted By: Screencast.com

 Typography 
CLIQ101 employs typefaces that are freely available from Google Web Fonts.
Antic is used for all body text.
Poiret One is used for all headings and some graphics.

 Bells and Whistles 
CLIQ101 Podcasting Channel Hosted By: iPadio
CLIQ101 Newsletter Powered By: Mailchimp
CLIQ101 QR Code Generated By: Kaywa
CLIQ101 Privacy Policy Generated By: FreePrivacyPolicy.com (modified by Alex as she saw fit!)

 Supported Browsers 
This website is HTML5- and CSS3-friendly. It is best viewed at a screen resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or higher, using the latest available version of Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, or Safari.

 Process 
This website was built entirely on Alex’s MacBook, considered to be one of her most prized possessions!

If you have questions, comments, or suggestions regarding the design of this site, please email alex@CLIQ101.com.