Posts about Technology

Is Google Strong-Arming Major SEO Tools?

Is Google Strong-Arming Major SEO Tools?

2 weeks ago, Raven Tools surprised many in the SEO industry when they announced that they would no longer be providing ranking data. This came as quite a shock to me, as I've used Raven specifically for their search ranking reports in the past. They do provide other tools as well, but I never really spent much time using them. Read more →

Image ALT vs TITLE: Using ALT & TITLE Attributes In Image Tags

Let’s talk about “title tags” and “alt tags” for a minute. I’m writing this post because, despite there being a wealth of information on the matter, I still see ALT and TITLE being misused pretty regularly… So think of this … Continue Reading

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Domain Name Scam!

Apparently these types of emails have been going out for awhile, but this is the first time I've seen one. Someone that I know just received an email similar to this:
Dear XXX, We are the registration and solution center in China. We have an important issue to confirm with you. On July 25th, 2012, we formally received an application, one company which called "FAKE COMPANY NAME" are applying to register "yourdomain.com" as Web brand and Domain names:
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Eton Rukus Solar-Powered Bluetooth Boombox Review & Giveaway

Eton Rukus Solar-Powered Bluetooth Boombox Review & Giveaway

My Eton Rukus solar-powered Bluetooth sound system came in the mail over the weekend, and I had some time to play around with it yesterday. Read more →

YouTube’s Suggested Videos Algorithm Change & The Value Of Shorter Videos

On March 14th, Google announced that they tweaked the algorithm that drives the YouTube "suggested videos" feature - this is the algorithm that determines which videos will appear in the right sidebar, as well as the videos that appear in the player once you've finished watching a YouTube video. Read more →

Who Is Joseph Kony & Why Is Everyone Talking About Him?

Who Is Joseph Kony & Why Is Everyone Talking About Him?

KONY 2012 is a short documentary (just shy of 30 minutes) about Joseph Kony, the leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army. So what’s so bad about this guy? Well, his tactics are deplorable. So what’s so bad about this guy? Well, his tactics are deplorable. The majority of the soldiers in his army are children. Some estimate that as many as 104,000 children have been recruited. Read more →

My Review of VPSNOC Proxy Hosting Services

Finding a reliable proxy host can be extremely difficult. I’ve been running a handful of proxy sites for a little under 4 years now, and I have yet to find a host that I’ve been happy with. Some hosts have … Continue Reading

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DDoS? LOIC? The Wikileaks Saga: Primer For An Internet War

If you've been following the Wikileaks saga, you've probably heard that Paypal, Visa, and Mastercard have stopped processing donations to Wikileaks. In retaliation, Wikileaks supporters, operating under the collective name "Operation Payback", have launched attacks on the 3 sites. They succesfully knocked both Visa and Mastercard's sites offline for several hours yesterday, and apparently Paypal's blog was down for a bit as well. So how are they doing this? Read more →

My Proxy Hosting Review Of Fused Hosting At FusedHosting.net

I have several web-based proxy sites that I run to earn a little AdSense cash. I’ve had them for several years now.

My proxy sites require minimal maintenance, but the hosting is expensive (proxies are extremely resource intensive) and as … Continue Reading

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Less AdSense = More Money?

If you are even the least bit familiar with web-based proxy sites, you know that there is no shortage of them. A simple Google search will reveal thousands of them. If you’ve ever wondered why there are so many of … Continue Reading

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