Archive forJune, 2008

Bye, Kim!

June 2008, by Denise | 2 Comments – latest by Rob Metzgar

You know that Ready Made had a shiny new facelift recently? You can browse and search packs, see the whole content of a pack in all it’s colourful glory, add images of pack-thumbnails to your own site, and add special tags to your photos of packs you’ve bought…

Well, it wasn’t just that the ‘front end’ (what you can see) that changed. A whole bunch of stuff at the ‘back end’ changed too. And there’s more planned – and all of it is rockin’. While the team worked together to make it all happen, the planning, thinking, occasional yelling, frequent cajoling (with cake), and general project management was done by Kim.

Ready with a smile, frequently …Continue reading this article…

Fond farewells, happy bonjours.

June 2008, by Denise | Add a comment

Our first intern has flown the nest. We knew this day would come – it’s kind of what interns do I suppose, but it doesn’t make it any better. Rui, who we introduced all those months ago has got a brand new job back in Japan. On the one hand, we’re really happy for her – the job sounds great – but we can’t help feeling a wee bit sorry for ourselves.

But, we shall let her speak for herself:

“Hi Moosters,
It’s very sad to announce that I have to leave MOO and cannot be one of the MOO staffs any more. I found a career opportunity at an international organisation, which deals with environmental problems in Japan. In …Continue reading this article…

Photoshop wizards, sharing spells

June 2008, by Denise | 9 Comments – latest by kristina

We announced MOO’s API the other week – which allows people with just a little tech knowledge to create cool apps that integrate with MOO’s process. If you don’t have the tech knowledge but still fancy making something cool, you could try using Photoshop instead.

Two talented MOOsters, Dawn Mikulich and Aral Balkan have posted their creative Photoshop templates online. Each produce very different, but very cool results.

First up, Dawn. A talented children’s photographer based in Chicago , Dawn recently made this set of MiniCards:

With beautiful bright images, the cards are split into sections, perfectly showcasing several photos at once. Dawn has kindly put the template online – and it sounds like it’s going …Continue reading this article…

Your Webby, our chocolate

June 2008, by Denise | 2 Comments – latest by vzaar Jamie

It’s funny when you look round, realise your CEO isn’t here, and only figure out where he’s gone by reading the national press. Luckily for us, the mention is in a broadsheet, and no, Richard isn’t embroiled in some tabloid fiasco. He’s been at the Webby’s!

The mention was in the British paper, The Guardian, where UK blogger Zoe Margolis was live blogging the event. Richard was there to pick up the People’s Voice Award (that’s you) for Best Service (that’s us). It was super cool for us to even be nominated, let alone win, so we can only thank you again.

The Webby’s are famous for various things, not least the fact they insist on 5 word …Continue reading this article…

Announcing the MOO API

June 2008, by stefan | 2 Comments – latest by Designer-artist

One of those rare posts from the technology department. I’m very pleased to announce the MOO API. The API allows those with some programming skills to write programs that can specify all the data required to make an MOO product (including fully variable images AND text), and then redirect a user to the checkout process for that product.

At present, the API is in beta – we think it’s mostly done, but we might make a few changes before we ‘go 1.0′. We expect any changes to be backward-compatible at this point. What’s more, when we go 1.0, we’ll be sharing revenue back with the API key holders (and we’ll backdate for any packs made during the beta period). The exact …Continue reading this article…

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