Canonical Link Element Helps Clean Up Duplicate Content for Better SEO

Posted on December 21, 2009 at 12:36 pm (PST)

Google, Microsoft, and Yahoo have added support for the new Canonical Link element to help identify a link to content on your site where all traffic should land when more than one link exists to the same content. The Canonical Link will be used for the search engine index, and sitemap URLs will still be [...]

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Cannot Create New Ad Network Order in Google Ad Manager

Posted on December 15, 2009 at 1:16 pm (PST)

Google Ad Manager is a great platform to serve ads, but it has a few bugs that Google still has not addressed. Personally I was able to add New Order, and New Ad Network Order, to create some orders, but then I started seeing the error: "A company with this name already exists. Choose a [...]

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What is Google Chrome OS

Posted on December 11, 2009 at 2:52 pm (PST)

Not long ago Google introduced their Google Chrome web browser, which was much faster than any other browser, and offered all the functionality needed, without the bloat of features rarely used. Google took this concept and applied it to their new operating system they call Google Chrome OS (operating system). The concept with Chrome OS [...]

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Power Defragmenter for Windows 7 and Windows Vista and Windows XP based on Contig

Posted on October 27, 2009 at 8:58 pm (PST)

If you’ve noticed your computer getting slower over time you might need to defragment the files and folders on your hard drive. From Windows XP forward a basic defragmenter was included, but it was very poor. Microsoft did include a Windows defragmentation API that could be hooked into to provide better defragmentation. The reason you [...]

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Facebook Notifications Software for the Desktop Download

Posted on October 27, 2009 at 8:23 pm (PST)

A .NET desktop application called Facebook Notifications 2 can make it much easier to check for pokes, messages, events, friend requests, notices, and more, without logging into every time.

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Windows 7 Installation Hangs When Upgrading from Vista – Fix

Posted on October 27, 2009 at 7:57 pm (PST)

When upgrading from Windows Vista to Windows 7 the upgrade setup may hang at 62% indefinitely, and restarting the setup will only get it stuck at 62% once again. This hang can be seen in the setupact.log With the following line repeated about every 15 minutes.

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WordPress 2.8.5 Security Hardening Release

Posted on October 20, 2009 at 7:14 pm (PST)

WordPress 2.8.5 is a security hardening release. Some of the notable changes are: A fix for the Trackback Denial-of-Service attack that is currently being seen. Removal of areas within the code where php code in variables was evaluated. Switched the file upload functionality to be whitelisted for all users including Admins. Retiring of the two [...]

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Translate RSS News Feed in Google Reader

Posted on October 19, 2009 at 12:41 am (PST)

If there are RSS news feeds you would like to subscribe to, and read, but they are written in a foreign language you don’t understand, there is a way to automatically translate those news feeds as you read them.

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Clone or Copy My Hard Drive with Norton Ghost

Posted on October 17, 2009 at 11:22 pm (PST)

When upgrading your hard drive to a bigger faster hard drive the Norton Ghost utility called Copy My Hard Drive can make the upgrade quick, easy, and painless. Copy My Hard Drive used to be referred to as cloning the hard drive. First we’ll need to prepare the new hard drive. Click the Windows Start [...]

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