Take back your blog. MicroblogMondays is a response to the mass exodus from long blogging in your own space to writing status updates on other social media sites. Instead of writing out posts in their own home on the Web, more and more people are opting to place their brilliant, witty observations or thought-provoking images […]
Today's post is reblogged (with permission) from Author-Zone.com. Do you have a web site? Do you care about Google search ranking? Do you tag blog posts with keywords? Practice safe SEO?Well, everything you know is about to change. But first a bit of backstory. Show More Summary
By Profit Confidential: Between the first quarter of 2012 and the second quarter of 2014, auto sales in the U.S. economy have increased 16%. (Source: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis web site, last accessed August 21, 2014.) And auto sales this year have been stellar, too. Show More Summary
Open Culture is a great web site that archives all manner of free and out of copy right film, books, and television. The film section is itself a treasure of classic and modern film. For example, you can see every Tarkovsky film online. Netflix is cheap but Open Culture is free – and good for […]
Here's a article from the Guido Fawkes web site, Order Order, which reports on a striking by-election result in Labour leader, Ed Miliband's, Doncaster backyard. Now I haven't seen this news reported anywhere else in the media which is odd because UKIP taking 41% of the vote is a quite incredible victory in what should be a safe Labour stronghold. Show More Summary
I had been previously unfamiliar with the Spesmilo symbol. It apparently was only used on a single 'coin', a 1912 fantasy issue of the Esperanto congress. (The NGC web site lists examples in MS60 and XF40). According to Wikipedia the...Show More Summary
As a performance officer, I recently watch by a presentation from Lara Callender Swanson about how Etsy moved towards a culture of performance and mobile web by educating, incentivizing and empowering everyone who works at Etsy. Inspired by a repo on github and StackExchange‘s Miniprofiler, I’ve cre
Everyone who runs a website has the same thought going through their minds at some point every day – how do I generate more traffic to my site?? Especially when it comes to a small business with a tight SEO/marketing […]
I’m against the concept of espnW in general because I feel like it’s says, “it’s cool that you’re women, and you like sports, but here’s your own web site because ESPN.com is for boys only.” It’s the internet’s version of a 7th grade dance: boys on one side, girls on the other. If you go […]
Niemanlab: "all media sites now rely on web analytics to make editorial decisions, but this does not mean that they all use and interpret metrics in similar ways."
Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Server 5.6.20-68.0 on August 29, 2014. Download the latest version from the Percona web site or from the Percona Software Repositories. Based on MySQL 5.6.20, including all the bug fixes in it, Percona Server 5.6.20-68.0 is the current GA release in the Percona Server 5.6 series. Show More Summary
Around two years ago Google introduce the Authorship project, which aimed to introduce a new factor to classify and rank web pages: the author of the content. First of all the site would need to follow some guidelines, including clearly...Show More Summary
Yahoo is set to expand its Stream Ads service to allow other Web publishers beyond a close knit group of publishing partners to include its sponsored posts on their sites as well. The Yahoo ads will appear as “recommended content” on participating websites. Show More Summary
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review. Robots with Their Heads in the Clouds UC Berkeley’s Ken Golden on robots, the cloud, and why Google is building a driverless car. —Nanette Byrnes, senior editor, Business Reports
Here is tip for making sure that debugging your MVC website does not cause visual studio to crash when using IIS7 to host the site in your development environment: Don't use more than one worker process in your Application pool.
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Most of the time you want to be alerted when something happens on your Mac — when it's time for an appointment, say, or if you get an important e-mail, when the web sites you're interested in have new headlines to read, or when apps need your attention. Show More Summary
T-Mobile today voiced support for the HTC One for Windows on its web site. The company will sell the device in the weeks ahead. It is already sold by Verizon Wireless, and will also soon be sold by AT&T. The One for Windows runs Windows Phone rather than Android.
One of the key Search Engine Optimization (SEO) strategies for web sites is to have high quality sitemaps helping search engines to discover and access all relevant content posted on that web site. Sitemaps offer this really simple way...Show More Summary
Web: If you prefer shooting images in better-quality RAW formats, you must be well aware how photo-sharing sites like Flickr don't support that. Pics.io uploads RAW and JPEG formats to Google Drive, has built-in editing tools, and previews them online. Read more...