URL of the month

What do you do if you run your business online, but the domain name you wanted is taken? Well, designer and illustrator Jennifer Daniel couldn’t have jenniferdaniel.com, so she chose:

http://httpcolonforwardslashforwardslashwwwdotjenniferdanieldotcom.com/

Sometimes “Apidiscing elit” is all you can say, really.

As I write this, Jennifer Daniel is facing rival Jillian “Not Jill” Tamaki in a live round of Layer Tennis. That’s a competitive sport in which two designers take turns altering each other’s work while online onlookers judge the results for style, wit, and Photoshop chops.

Today’s match is at http://layertennis.com/090410/. Or you can see today’s (nearly) completed qualifying matches:

Live commentary via Twitter is at crowd.layertennis.com.

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