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Letting users know that something has happened.

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Web Notification Design [closed]

I am designing a website which my web user would interact on the site. Take FB poke function for example. There are two men A and B and they are both online. And A poked B. What I want to know is ...
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Should notification messages be embedded in html or separate using jQuery?

I was originally thinking I could make a notification bar using jQuery. The downside is if someone has javascript disabled, they would never see the message. The upside is that the messages wouldn't ...
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What are the best SMS APIs out there? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can anyone recommend a good SMS gateway for PHP? I am developing (not developer, just project manager) adventure booking system that will also have SMS notification ...
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Are there any other ways to notify users besides sending them an email?

I have a forum that sends users an email whenever someone replies to a topic that they posted. However, given how some of my users don't check email that often, and I was wondering if there was ...
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Drupal: Notify admin when comments posted on blog

I couldn't find a thread already clearly addressing this. I have a small personal website, basically a blogfolio. I'd like to allow anonymous commenting so ppl can provide feedback as I don't expect ...
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Is there any website/service that notifies you when a site has changed?

Is there any website that offers a service that notifies you by email when a given site changes? I want to track changes on the site http://www.thief4.com. I'm not sure if this is the right place to ...
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Looking for the name of a top bar notification provider

Not long ago I saw a website that had a top notification bar that was provided by a third party, customizable and all by I can't for the life of me remember what those guys were called. I'm looking ...
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Should I tell visitors that their browser is out-of-date?

I have seen many sites like browser-update.org that provide small bits of JavaScript & CSS to implement in a page that inform a user through a yellow bar at the top of the page that their browser ...
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How to add SMS text messaging functionality to my website?

I want to add the ability to send reminders to people via email and SMS for specific events that they have signed up for on a web application that I am building. The email part is not difficult, but ...
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Services to monitor and report if a web site goes down?

Are there any services that will monitor a web site and report if it goes down, or experiences unreasonable response time? Which are reputable and recommended? How does the service notify you when ...