The Webmaster's ACBlog
As county webmaster, I will be using this space to talk to you about the county's website. Keep an eye out here for information about updates, technical issues, questions and answers, policies, and other materials related to Alamance County's presence on the web.
If you need to contact me, or would like to ask a question about any of Alamance County's websites, please do not hesitate to contact me at webmaster[at]alamance-nc[dot]com.
Wednesday 06. of July 2011 Take Our Website Survey
From now through the end of July, the Alamance County Web Site Committee will be conducting an online survey about our users. It's a simple set of questions and answers that are designed to help us serve your needs better.
Friday 24. of June 2011 Calendars and Weather
When we first launched the new Alamance-NC.com, we were excited about using the cool little weather and calendar applications. They looked good and provided our users with up-to-date information. Unfortunately, time has proven...
Wednesday 20. of April 2011 Videos News
A few changes are happening with our videos.
First, Google has recently announced that they will be discontinuing their Google Video service entirely in favor of Youtube (Which they also own). While most of our videos had been...
Monday 04. of April 2011 Announcing ACGalleries!
Alamance-NC.com is over 10 years old now, and over the years, we've amassed a large collection of pictures and photographs of our community, which we are now happy to share with you. Best of all, these pictures have been...
Friday 18. of March 2011 Webmaster's Update
An update on what's been happening with the Alamance County Website and the web world.
Tuesday 06. of April 2010 Browser Support Updates
We are updating our browser support list for the main county website and the libraries website. Our web policies require that our website design be compatible with a list of browsers that is determined based on the number...
Tuesday 16. of March 2010 Twitter Feed Workaround
Recently, our flash applications that displayed our Tweets stopped working due to security issues on Twitter's part, who removed their functionality on their end. In the meantime, we've been trying to set up a workable way...
Friday 29. of January 2010 Twitter Feed Flash Apps are Down
Twitter's Flash-based Widget has been disabled by Twitter due to a security-based flaw found in the code. This means that the widgets we use to display our Twitter Feeds are not working. We are continuing to use...
Tuesday 17. of November 2009 Cell Phones for Soldiers
Cell Phones for Soldiers and Alamance County kick off cell phone collection drive in Alamance County.
Friday 13. of November 2009 GIS Downtime
Due to maintenance, our GIS system will be going down beginning Monday, November 16. We hope to have it back up by Wednesday, November 18.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.