Archives for the ‘Site News’ Category

A Life in the Day of

By • Mar 4th, 2007 • Category: Site News

Some of my personal friends have asked lately what it is that I do at And I can tell them that I do a stupendous amount of incredible things, simply because I have a cherubic face that enables me to convince them that I am telling the truth. But the reality is that unless [...]

Beer Mapping Forums

By • Feb 8th, 2007 • Category: Site News

There are some new forums set up for the Beer Mapping Project. Feel free to register an account or play around with the settings and functions. I plan to use the forums as a backbone for a new commenting section for locations in the Beer Mapping database (oh the future!). Right now, there is a [...]

Problem Reported with Report a Problem

By • Dec 1st, 2006 • Category: Site News

Not a big update, but I added a “report a problem” link to each location on the maps earlier this week. The link will pop up a new window where a user could comment on a problem with a map location. On Monday, I think I made a change to how the new window looked, [...]

Various and Sundry Updates

By • Oct 27th, 2006 • Category: Site News

Ha! I always wanted to use “Various and Sundry” in a title (this sentence may or may not be a lie). First: A Article! Heather Lynn from Associated Content has written a long article about myself and the Beer Mapping Project. You can read that article here. Also feel free to vote on that [...]

Beer on Your Phone

By • Oct 9th, 2006 • Category: Mobile, Site News

I’ve quickly coded up a beer locations lookup page designed to function with tiny screens. Ok, it’s not so much designed to function with tiny screens, as it simply has no design; therefore smaller screens can display it fairly well. Also this page happens to be the only lookup that I have scanning through all [...]

State of The Beer Mapping Project Address

By • Oct 7th, 2006 • Category: Feature Updates, Site News

It’s been fairly close to a year now since I started working on this project, so it’s about time that we had a bit of a layout change and update. The site and maps have come a long way since I first started. I think it all began with a simple map containing all the [...]

beermapping forums and updates

By • Oct 1st, 2006 • Category: Site News

Just a quick update to inform you that we have some simple forums set up. Feel free to register or just view them here. There are some options to set up certain forums as rss feeds and you can do the same for certain threads. There has also been an update to all of the [...]

beermapping got farked!

By • Sep 25th, 2006 • Category: Site News

There seems to be a bit more traffic strolling across the maps today. Here is a google analytics image displaying some of today’s traffic (not all of the pages at are reporting to google analytics yet). As you can see from the image above, there is a spike in the normal traffic on the [...]

Beer Browser Quick Searches!

By • Aug 31st, 2006 • Category: Site News

I’ve spent a few moments this morning working on some quick search highlight buttons for several internet browsers. “What in the Helena, Montana is that?”, you might ask. Well, imagine that you were able to highlight the name of a brewery that you see posted in someone’s blog. And after you highlight that name, you [...]

The Chicago Reader gets Beermapped!

By • Aug 27th, 2006 • Category: Site News

If you’re in the Chicago area pick up a Chicago Reader this weekend to see an article by Nicholas Day about yours truly and The article is also available for your online viewing here. I was a bit concerned about the fact that a photo was going to be taken for the article, but [...]