A new wrinkle arose trying to use bootstrap on the VinSolutions auto dealership website platform. The resulting workaround solution was not optimal but has other benefits.
Today I had either an ah ha or a duh moment. Why not use Bootstrap? Then if/when there is a change in the future everything will just copy and paste over nicely. And (hopefully) when they finally release their 360 platform, the code should be responsive and just work.
About one and a half years ago my son along with an old acquaintance launched a website selling suits for men.
Automotive SEO content provided by the industry CMS providers has bothered me for years. It became especially bothersome this year.
In my previous post about custom forms on VinSolutions websites I mentioned requesting a global css change that should fix the forms created by VinSolutions. Problem is – VinSolutions offers several forms templates. Fortunately each of these 6 templates are css driven. With the previous update in place the forms with layout 3 & 4 are not lining up nicely. Now the form shows between “Secondary Content” and “Footer” content. There is an easy fix for this. Because a browser reads a pages markup/code from top to bottom we need to put some css information before the form section of the page code. In my…
Just over a month ago the company I work for switched a few of our websites to VinSolutions. As with any CMS there is a learning curve. I downloaded their CSS files and attempted to figure out if they were using any kind of standard. There were a bunch of css files and they all appeared to be randomly coded with very little commenting. I figured a good place to start was a custom page they had (kind of) copied from our old website. It was a form page with custom css so I figured this would give me some…
Changing from one automotive website CMS provider to another proves to be a serious pain in the ass. But it shouldn’t have to be this way.
Going back through some old pictures and trying to figure out what this car was, I found that my image had been stolen and used on a commercial website.
After completing many years of study at Central Michigan University it makes me proud that soon my baby girl will have her masters degree in substance abuse counseling.
Sling TV – take Back TV??? What a joke. Sling TV is continuing proof that the television networks don’t understand what customers want.