So, as a mammoth project is fast approaching the money shot.
Soft launch a few weeks back, hard launch next week with military and government bigwigs set to attend the event. What is there to be depressed about?
Well, since we soft-launched, Google Analytics has been the bearer of some fairly distressing news.
Internet Explorer 6.0 46.54%.
See, our site is primarily aimed at a military audience, and the MOD's internal systems, unbelievably still use IE6.
I'll do everything I can to try and persuade them to change their ways.
Meanwhile, here's an article I penned for A List Apart last year. They didn't publish it, but I got an enouraging rejection letter at least.
And the fact that almost 50% of people accessing my site (compared to about 1% of total web users) are still using this 12 year old browser means that, amazingly, it's still relevant.