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What is a Good Standup?

Anyone who has used the Agile methodology knows the term "Standup" otherwise known as the Daily Scrum.  It’s the opportunity for everyone working on the project to provide an update on their progress and plans and reinforces one of the keys to successfully implementing Agile: discussion over documentation.  ...

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Anyone who has used the Agile methodology knows the term "Standup" otherwise known as the Daily Scrum.  It’s the opportunity for everyone working on the project to provide an update on their progress and plans and reinforces one of the keys to successfully implementing Agile: discussion over documentation.  Ideally, everyone is in one place and the meeting is held with the participants standing up and huddled together – this is a short meeting ...

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SEO - Getting Started

Quoin has extensive experience in building web sites with outstanding Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and ranking in Google, Bing, Yahoo, and other search engines. We understand that SEO is a function of content, site design, and engineering decisions. Our approach is to provide tools that enable a client to create ...

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Quoin has extensive experience in building web sites with outstanding Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and ranking in Google, Bing, Yahoo, and other search engines. We understand that SEO is a function of content, site design, and engineering decisions. Our approach is to provide tools that enable a client to create a content-rich site, and to build an infrastructure that supports effective search engine indexing. In the redesign of the Quoin web site, we wanted to ...

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What does 'Quoin' mean?

The modern definition of "Quoin" is an external angle of a structure, or the stones that form this angle. Yet, when we founded the company in 1994, we were using the simpler definition as a cornerstone. Jean Pierre and I wanted a company name that was not associated with a ...

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The modern definition of "Quoin" is an external angle of a structure, or the stones that form this angle. Yet, when we founded the company in 1994, we were using the simpler definition as a cornerstone. Jean Pierre and I wanted a company name that was not associated with a specific technology. Although we first earned a reputation for expertise in object-oriented design and distributed objects, we wanted a name that evoked engineering and a ...

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New Quoin Web site

We are proud to launch this re-designed Quoin web site. We published our first web page in early 1994, using VI/Emacs to create pages that were published on Jean Pierre's Linux laptop running the WN server. Over the years, our site has used different technologies, but we have ...

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We are proud to launch this re-designed Quoin web site. We published our first web page in early 1994, using VI/Emacs to create pages that were published on Jean Pierre's Linux laptop running the WN server. Over the years, our site has used different technologies, but we have aimed to maintain a web site that is informative and easy-to-navigate. This new site is long-overdue, but we hope it shows how we simply build ...

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