The Wax Drum is the repository of my secondary and tertiary knowledge and skills along with interesting, humorous, or in some cases trivial information that I have obtained over time.
Students who have taken one of my classes or workshops will find useful support information here in the form of class notes, videos, and other materials
In this section I also offer knowledge and services tangentially related to my primary vocation of digital imaging and web development. Do you know how to fix your computer when it gets slow? Recover a failed hard drive or accidentally deleted images? Know how to troubleshoot your wirless network? How to get the music from your iPod to play on your home stereo throughout your house? How to improve your web site's search engine optimization?
These are a few of the common issues that people come to me for assistance. If you run into any of these or similar issues, give me a call or .
A Few Answers
In response to some of the questions posed above, I include the following information.
The Multi-Room Music System
The Sonos Digital Music System allows you to play music all over your house and control it wirelessly from the palm of your hand. Sonos is an elegant solution for anyone who is looking for a component to your stereo which can playback your digital music.
Search Engine Optimization
Tips For Your Web Site Ranking
While the exact algorithm Google uses for its search engine ranking is a closely guarded secret, there are some widely understood methods for increasing the rank of your site. One of the most effective methods is reciprocal linking. The more web sites which contain links to your site, the higher the rank of your site will be. Additionally, if you can get a link to yoru site on a site which Google ranks very highly, it will have a corresponding increase in your site's rank.