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Personal website - is it worth it?

Anton Golovin
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Joined: Jul 02, 2004
Posts: 476
Hi, guys. I've been playing around with an idea... of a personal website to put my resume on, photos, favorite links, code samples, scanned copy of my SCJP certificate, etc. Maybe I could get some input as of what you think the usefulness of a personal website is in general.
[ July 16, 2004: Message edited by: Anton Golovin ]

Anton Golovin (anton.golovin@gmail.com) SCJP, SCJD, SCBCD, SCWCD, OCEJWSD, SCEA/OCMJEA [JEE certs from Sun/Oracle]
Rick Portugal
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Joined: Dec 17, 2002
Posts: 243
I think its worth it. It doesn't cost very much. I like the idea of having your resume at www.firstname-lastname.com/resume.pdf .


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Jeroen Wenting
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Joined: Oct 12, 2000
Posts: 5093
I do keep a webserver up on my machine at home which has a permanent connection with the net but mainly for testing stuff and providing the odd service to friends who need a temporary forum or wiki (for example) for a project or to make files I need at work available (now surpassed by a large USB flashdrive).
It's more a plaything for me, with no real structure to it.


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