Awed, confused, surprised.
A few months back I was contacted by Nina Pitkänen and Viola Riste about a website project. They wanted to create a site for listing, searching and finding Finnish beauty professionals. The idea had born one summer day as the ladies had started to think how much they get questions about finding hairdressers, make-up... Read all »
Cookies are small pieces of data sent from a website and stored to your browser while you browse a website. They can store information such as when you logged in to a site or the things you wrote on a form. For instance when you comment a blog post on this site your name, website url and email address are stored to a... Read all »
It's the Mother's Day and I made this little video for my mom. * Drawing and video by Mervi Eskelinen * Music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com Äidille - For Mom on Vimeo. Also available on YouTube. Read all »
Are you serious about your blogging or do you want your business site to be effective? Do you want new customers or people to come back to your blog again and again? While I have been browsing around blogs and business sites I've noticed that sometimes a couple of very simple things have been forgotten. These things... Read all »
A while back I wrote how the definition of success can differ very much depending on who you ask. This made me think how people I think are successful might define it. To find this out I asked a bunch of successful women to give a short definition of what success means for them. Some of the definitions were shorter,... Read all »
Finally the spring is here! And so is the FREE calendar for May 2013. The calendars have been a huge success, thank you all! The printable calendar is black and white (and grey). Therefore you won't need a color printer to print it. It's made for A4/Letter sized paper, and is available as a PDF-file. The desktop and... Read all »
It's been now three years since this blog was launched. As often 3 year olds do, the blog is now able to say it's own name, kick, draw a person with two to four body parts, climb, tell stories and write a bunch of capital letters. In times it gets a bit cranky and often it's rather stubborn. Nowadays there are a... Read all »
After long time of contemplating I decided to try Mollom to replace the late and now broken TypePad AntiSpam. The main reason why I'm trying Mollom is that it's actually built for Drupal, unlike others. Even their site is made with Drupal. (If you happen to have WordPress site, there appears to be a Mollom plugin for... Read all »
I've been busy. Mostly I've been working on this project that is still kind of low profile. Being tested, you see. The project has been interesting. I've been using my web design and development skills with it quite extensively. And learned to really work with WordPress. The more I use WP the more I think it's really... Read all »
OMG! Panic! Mayday! A big Finnish news outlet Kauppalehti decided to try and cause fire and mayhem by telling that Facebook is starting to charge it's users for sending messages. Reportedly this is true. To a point. Actually Facebook is testing a system where they will charge people for messaging to those who aren't... Read all »
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Hello, my name is Mervi!
I’m a Digital Craftswoman, geek, cat person, dreamer, awesome, always right and quite boring. This is the tasselflower blog about web design, social media, life, marketing and business. Have some tea!