New Stamp Photo Gallery

| May 28, 2013

I just added a photo gallery link/page to the page for Scott#1 (see http://www.coneysstamps.com/content/stamps/0-299/00002pg.htm) I plan for a page like this to be attached to individual stamp pages. The gallery pages will provide additional views of the stamp.  Different conditions, colors, formats, proof’s, specimens and other interesting shots. As I continue to develop it, I will use this as a template to create […]

Still Experimenting

| May 26, 2013

I’m still experimenting with stamp page content and layouts.  Take a look at: http://www.coneysstamps.com/content/stamps/0-299/00001.htm I’ve added a menu for page contents.  I realized that some of the pages that I am developing get pretty long so I thought it would be helpful if I added a menu of shortcuts at the top of the page […]

FORUM & Guestbook Issues

| May 26, 2013

We have an issue with the FORUM on the site.  There is an upgrade available and I will be moving to the new version as soon as possible.  If you have tried to sign up for it and were unable to, please wait for the new version and retry.  Likewise if you planned to, please […]

Email Trouble – Last Year

| May 26, 2013

A general apology to readers who may have emailed us last year.  We had a some difficulty with our email server/configuration and was forced to move to a new one.  The transition did not go well and email that was received during the transfer was queued and archived to a folder.  This took place intermittently […]

Web Content and Development Status:

| May 24, 2013

I am currently preparing to upload the bulk of the US 1800’s issues, including variants and a few other items. The basic issues and major varients of the 1800’s should be complete and uploaded between late-July and mid-August (2013).  After that I will work on the following:  Identification guides/pages for individual issues and their variants, […]

Credits and copyright permissions requests.

| May 24, 2013

On the top menu under “About Us” I have added a “credits” page: http://www.coneysstamps.com/content/admin/credits.htm This list all the people that have helped with this website and I included a sections for people/organizations that have granted me permission to use their information.  Such as: Amos Publishing / Scott’s for the use of their numbering system Smithsonian Institution – National Postal […]

Equipment and software

| May 11, 2013

I was recently asked what equipment and software I am using for the development of this website.  I generally use or make use of the following: First lets talk software. For web development: Adobe CS3  (particularly Dreamweaver) – I know it’s an old version but so am I… I got a legitimate package for free […]

Back at it again.

| May 11, 2013

Hello, This project has been dragging on and on… Sorry for the slow and few updates.  This past week I’ve refreshed my project plan and have been working on stamp pages and links.   My work and family take precedence and this past couple years have been very busy.  Among other things my brother and our […]