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  • The New Rules of Marketing and PR
    09/24/2009 5:54PM

    marketing_new_rules.jpgAs another step in my quest to understand why things that worked like a champ just a few years no longer do, I'm currently reading The New Rules of Marketing and PRir?t=personaltoolscom&l=as2&o=1&a=0470379286

    It's surprising to me that so many of the reasons why we originally created formVista are discussed in this book.

  • An Excellent Article on Marketing your website
    08/31/2009 4:23PM

    formVista was developed initially as a tool to make marketing on the web easier.

    formVista makes each of the use cases outlined in this article much easier:

    6 Fool-Proof Steps to Make More Money With Your Website


  • formVista 0.8.9.0 is now available for immediate download
    08/18/2009 11:36PM

     formVistatm 0.8.9.0 Beta 1 is now available for download from the downloads page.

    This is the first public release. Recent changes include:

    • A completely reworked installation and setup system.
    • A completely reworked login system featured digest authentication.
    • A newly minted theme selector allowing you to switch website themes on the fly.
    • Website content and contacts import and export through linked CSV files.
    • MyLegalFirewall support which is a website legal document preparation service where you answer questions in a wizard and it immediately prepares solid legal documents that are then automatically inserted into your site.. The privacy policy, terms of service, and legal page on this site were prepared through that service. 
    • HTMLPurifier integration.
    • The new FVML <contact> tag which automatically handles adding/updating contacts in the contact manager while maintaining a changelog history.
    • Support for jQuery.
    • A completely reworked blog with comments and a categorized search system.
    • A completely reworked forum with inline image and video posting and the first version of fvCode markup.
    • A completely new member system with member profiles, social networking style friends lists, private web messaging, web notifications, privacy settings, etc.
    • Integrated the latest stable version of the Xinha WYSIWYG HTML Editor.
    • newly organized site_local heirarchy allowing for multiple local themes and for per asset overrides on a per stock theme basis as well.
    • An Installation manual. (see the documentation page)
    • The beginnings of a users manual. (see the documentation page)
  • New formVista powered site - takebackyourbirth.com
    08/06/2009 12:49AM
    Yet another new formVista powered community site http://takebackyourbirth.com.
  • New formVista site launched - www.nbinteractive.com
    07/20/2009 12:08AM

    Ryan over at Nuts and Bolts Interactive, Inc has launched a completely redeveloped corporate site based on the latest version of the formVista website management engine. Check it out:

    www.nbinteractive.com