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How to get more traffic to your blog

If there’s only one thing that keeps website owners up at night, it’s thinking about the next wave of traffic that they aren’t yet getting. Without decent amounts of traffic your website isn’t really doing all that much – regardless of what fantastic theme or design you may think you have.…

Buy a Google Nexus 10 in the UK!

If you are looking to get a Google Nexus 10 inch tablet and are based in the UK you are in for a shocker! The only place to buy it is at the Google Play store and since about the middle of November 2012 they have been sold out. Some…

What is 1e100.net?

So you are probably reading this because you are not sure what 1e100.net is or why you are being redirected via it when performing Google searches or using products such as youtube etc. Perform a SiteWhois lookup 1e100.net is owned by Google and has been in use since October 2009,…

And then there was Google Instant!

If you have visited the Google.co.uk homepage (Yes, that’s Google UK) recently – since about the 8th of September 2010 then you would have noticed a new search feature Google is pushing called Google Instant. Now what is so nice about Google Instant? It is an ajax type search application…

What is __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz ?

__utma, __utmb, __utmc and __utmz are 4 cookies created by Google Analytics, for a detailed and very informative read, go here and here.

Google Redirect Virus Fix!

Now this is an annoying one. You go to any of google’s sites including any site that has google-analytics.com javascript included in it’s body and BOOM! ..either you get redirected to a bullshit search page you didn’t ask to go to or the browser shows a blank white screen while…

Chromium Operating System

As many of you may know, Chromium is an opensource project that is basically an Operating System built on Linux and is just like working in Google’s Chrome web browser. I decided to take a look at it today and went and downloaded the developer sneak release. It came all…

Google Background Image

Google now allows you to add a background image to the google homepage to apparently make it more, like, home.. hmmmm Just by clicking the button at the bottom left hand corner it allows you to either upload an image or select an image from google. For indepth instructions as…

Weird Pagination on a Google Page

Not sure how long this one will last, but for now: Go to: http://www.google.co.za/search?q=MFI/06/ASA-778658&hl=en&start=0&sa=N If you scroll to the bottom, there are 4 pages (pagination), press Next, now there are only 2, WEIRD HUH!

127.0.0.1:4664 and Google Desktop Search

Recently I checked my website stats and saw I had a few hits from “127.0.0.1:4664” and wondered to myself, what the heck is that? Am I looking at my own site from a localhost? Why am I getting backlinks from my local computer to my site. After searching around a…