But this was my first car. It was up to me to make it work. So I had to tinker on it most weekends.
This was before internet; there was no blog post entitled, “10 Quick Ways to Turn Your Beater Car into a Tuned Street Performer.”
A decade later, my first website in the 1990s was the equivalent of a high-mileage 1979 Honda Accord.
Over the years, I upgraded to better performing cars; and I upgraded to better performing websites. In both, performance and function are what counts the most.
Today, I see many people buy brand new websites just like my lucky classmates.
These new websites may LOOK like shiny new cars, but they share a problem I had with that old tailpipe-smoking, wheel-shuddering, gearbox-grinding blue Honda I bought a few decades ago...