Freelance drought and surge

Before jumping into the freelance bandwagon, it is a fact to know that the income is not stable. Better be prepared to have some cash laid away maybe good for 1 or 2 months always. Sometimes you can find yourself in a drought for projects. Some projects doesn’t materialize due to many different factors like, […]

How does search engine see your website?

Search engines collects data by spiders (aka crawlers/bots), they crawl your sites content and indexes them. The visual appearance of your site is different from what these spiders see. You should consider your site’s navigation and content that it can be indexed by these spiders to guarantee getting those pages show in search results. Jul […]

Google Page Rank and increase site traffic

After two months from launching my blog, Google gave me Page Rank 2, sweet! I managed to have an increase in site traffic with some starter blog post and getting linked in high traffic sites, my starter posts were pretty simple and were just to get my feet wet on blogging. Jul 29, 2008lopau

The ga_shade div tag from Google Analytics on Firefox

After some tweaking on my blog theme, I re-added the Google Analytics code, an absolute div tag generated by the GA javascript code created an overlay on top of my page, everything underneath was unclickable and this was only in Firefox. Jul 23, 2008lopau

How to enable GD Library

My first basic PHP tutorial. Pretty simple tutorial on enabling the GD support extension. PHP 4.3.x and higher by default has GD support included but may not be enabled. First thing to do is to check with phpinfo(), if you don’t see GD support, then we need to enable it. Jun 15, 2008lopau

B2B Sites and Western Union Scam

There is a growing scam that even the internet savvy may fall victim to. I’m in need of a chip reseter for a particular toner model. I Googled it and ended up at Alibaba.com for companies selling chip reseters. This chip reseter for the toner model is very rare and I saw only three companies […]

Just another dang blog!

About a million blog sites out there, and here I am coming up with my own. I’m not trying to be different but actually joining the fad. Everyone is blogging just about anything under the sun and they get their piece of revenue from displaying ads on their blog. I’m not a good blogger or […]