I’ve found a great website that checks on the health of your website.  Enter the URL of your site into ScanURL.net to see if your website has been reported for phishing or spreading malware.  ScanURL.net will even check with the Web of Trust to see what sort of reputation yourRead More →

From time to time I come across interesting articles or websites that I think you’ll enjoy.  I save them up until I have five, and then I share them with you. Here’s today’s batch: Disclosure Policy – This website provides an easy interface that helps you write a disclosure policyRead More →

I found the Convert Case website  a few months ago and I’ve been back at least once a week ever since.  Why?  At least once a week I have to add something written entirely in upper case to a customer’s website.   If I’m adding text  for an article I useRead More →

  I’ve been using Xenu’s Link Sleuth ™ for a long time.  How long?  I started writing code in 1998 and I think I found this tool within my first year as a website developer. Xenu goes through your site and finds broken links.  It’s a great tool for “traditional”Read More →

An interesting thing happened to one of my customers this week.  She received an email complaining that her website had been hacked and had crashed a visitor’s computer.  It turns out that the site wasn’t hacked, but it was an exciting half an hour. What if you don’t have aRead More →

This post doesn’t have much to do with websites, WordPress or search engines.  It has everything to do with the fact that I used to play Dungeons and Dragons and that I think we all need a good laugh from time to time. The Guild is a web series aboutRead More →

I’ve written about CafePress shops before.  They’re fairly easy to set up and it’s one way that website owners can make money online.  The CafePress interface allows you to make a wide variety of products.  There are t-shirts, greeting cards, water bottles, Thermos containers and even thongs.  Too much information? Read More →

I hope you all have a lovely Thanksgiving!  In between the turkey and the football games I also hope you have time to enjoy these five articles: 12 Top Online Entrepreneurs Share How Hard They Work –  We’ve all seen get rich schemes for making money online.  “Work just oneRead More →

You have until tomorrow to cast your votes in the 2010 Bloggies competition.  Even if you don’t vote, you’ll want to check it out.  You’ll get ideas for your own blog and find some terrific sites. Many of the nominated blogs relate to food or cooking.  While there is aRead More →