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Our Favorite Contest Entries (So Far)

There’s less than two weeks left in our CSS-Tricks contest and some of the entries have been simply stunning.

Here are some of the entries that have amused us the most, so far. We’ve kept them anonymous to protect the guilty… we mean innocent parties. These submissions aren’t the ‘front-runners’ for the contest, but to be fair, the hilarious nature certainly doesn’t hurt.

We Love All Your Pixels – Happy Valentine’s Day

Roses are Red
Violets are Blue
Media Temple’s Creative Team
Really Loves You

Seven Reasons to Love PHP 7

Released in late 2015, PHP 7 was the first major PHP release in over a decade, skipping over the cancelled PHP 6 to provide a whole slew of modern updates. Here are some of our favorite features.

Meet our New VP: Lou Kikos

The soul of every company begins and ends with the people. Once a vibrant company culture is established, it’s another task to nurture it and keep it growing…

Customer Spotlight: Tailor Brands

Tailor Brands was founded in friendship. The type of friendship that enjoys solving problems. In 2014, three longtime friends (founders Yali Saar, Nadav Shatz, and Tom Lahat) wanted…

#GivingTuesday: Spotlight on TXT’s Hustle N’ Code

After the shopping bonanzas of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday is a breath of fresh (and charitable) air

Cyber Monday is here!

The best ideas don’t come from fine tuning your website. Inspiration can come from anywhere: A jog around the block, a round-trip ticket to a far away place,…

Make It Better: VPS

This installment of Make It Better gives Media Temple customers the latest news, plugins, and tutorials to make their hosting experience that much smoother.

Meet Media Temple – Dolph Augustus

It takes more than talking the talk to build a truly vibrant company culture. For many people looking to work at Media Temple, Dolph Augustus, our Talent Acquisition…

Media Temple’s Second NYC Table Tennis Invitational

When it comes to table tennis, we’ve never believed there’s such a thing as too many tournaments. So after taking Chicago by (snow)storm seven months ago and heating up Los Angeles this summer, yet again, it only made sense to return, on an uncharacteristically warm and balmy day, to New York City.

A Season of Updates to VPS

Being a customer-centric and user experience-driven company means that we are constantly working on improving our hosting solutions to keep them at the forefront of performance. Our user-first…

Make It Better: VPS

This installment of Make It Better gives Media Temple customers the latest news, plugins, and tutorials to make their hosting experience that much smoother.

Make It Better: Grid

Welcome to Make It Better, our new series dedicated to giving you the latest news, plugins, and tutorials to make your Grid experience that much smoother.

Make It Better: WordPress

Welcome to Make It Better, our new series dedicated to giving you the latest and greatest WordPress news, plugins, and trends of the month. Here’s what’s happening:

18 Years of Hosting Great Ideas

1998 may not feel like that long ago, but in the tech world, it may as well have been ancient times. Great computers cost close to $5,000 and high-end monitors were nearly as much. Windows 98 was cutting edge and the first iMac had just been released. PC gamers were playing Half-Life, StarCraft: Brood War, and Unreal. AOL was still the largest internet service provider, powering close to 20 million users (and also providing millions more with free “coasters”). Google was in beta, AltaVista and Yahoo! dominated search. And on September 10, 1998, Demian Sellfors placed a few servers in his closet, plugged in an ethernet cable, and started Media Temple.

The Future of the Digital Agency

Are we doomed? Is the proverbial parrot dead, or is it just resting? Are we currently witnessing the demise of the digital agency?