Are Spammers Stupid?
Since switching to WordPress the spam comments have gone through the roof. Thank goodness for Akismet, otherwise I would be deleting and removing tons of crap from the comments everyday. I never got that amount of spam when this blog was being published on Blogger. I don't know if Blogger
Linkage - 5000+ Resources to Do Just About Anything Online
I don't read Mashable very often, mainly because they post so often it is hard to keep up, but I do check it out occasionally. Earlier in September they had this huge post 5000+ Resources to Do Just About Anything Online. It is one gigantic list of all of their
And Now for Something Completely Different!
I finally got around to replacing the carpet in your little kitchen nook with some new laminate flooring. I took pictures as I went and put them together in this little video. It is 30 secs long so you won't have to site forever to watch it. It is hard
How to Avoid the RIAA - Use Royalty Free Music
With the popularity of online video there has been a rise in the need for royalty free music to use in videos. Using music from your favorite band or artists can lead to your video being removed from video sharing sites, such as YouTube, for copywrite infringment. While I have
RSS Feeds - Partial or Full Feed?
Problogger was running a poll last week to see if people preferred full or partial RSS feeds. The results are in with 75% of the respondents liking full feeds better than partial feeds. I personally have to agree with the poll results. I prefer full RSS feeds, especially now that I
Will the Spam Engulf BlogRush?
BlogRush came out with a frenzy, and it did not take long to be realized that it is a huge target for spammers and people who want to game the system. From all forms of cheating like hiding the widget on pages, creating custom RSS feeds just to display on
CSS List Menu Resources
I like to make my CSS menus from scratch, but if you want to save yourself some time here are a couple of resources you should know about. First, is the classic Listamatic and Listamatic 2. Those two resources alone will give you enough to start building all types of menus.
720 Free Photoshop Plugins And Filters
I was looking for a free plugin for Photoshop yesterday and came across this list of free plugins and filters over at Brown Thoughts. There were some on the list I had never heard of, like the Virtual Photographer. I really liked that one. I got so caught up in playing
How Web 2.0 Really Works!
This made me laugh tonight. I don't spend much time on Digg or Reddit mainly because I have other things that need to be done. When I do surf I am much more of a Stumbleupon user, who just likes to channel surf. This is a great explanation about why I
Move to Google Reader
I have been resistant to using another program for reading RSS feeds, but I have been collecting a large number of subscriptions using Firefox's Live bookmarking feature. Not a great way to keep up with all of the feeds, so I wanted to make the jump to using Google Reader.