August, 2011

Lost and need a way back? – give your "page not found" the attention it deserves+

If you visit more than five websites in a day, I could more or less guarantee that you’ve visited a...

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Getting your REGEX on – a starter on working with regular expressions+

A regular expression is a superbly powerful tool at your disposal, and thankfully, available across a broad spectrum of applications,...

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Can-on-a-what? Have you ensured your website is working optimally?+

A new website is created every minute, a new page every millisecond, but in many cases that hard work isn’t...

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.com or .co.uk – whose suffix is it anyway?+

The first thing to appreciate about .com is, that it’s a neutral domain, ie., it’s aimed at no one in...

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Have you made your Quick Response code?+

Whether you knew what they were or not, you’ve undoubtedly seen them. The now ubiquitous QR code has been around...

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Putting yourself out there+

Ever heard of a gravatar? Yes, no, err… maybe. Well whether you have or have not, the chances are that...

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An SEO effort+

Talk to an expert (if you can find one) It’s fine talking about SEO – everyone does that, and everyone’s...

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Is your SERP title foreign?+

If you’re struggling to understand why your site is showing a foreign title and Google are even offering to “translate...

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Is the wrong page ranking in Google?+

Have you ever found that the wrong one of your pages is ranking well? Well there is always a reason...

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Is your winform not opening where you want?+

Have you ever found your winform move to a position contrary to what you specified? Yes? Ah, then you haven’t...

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Does PageRank matter?+

Page rank has and continues to be a ranking factor worth paying attention to. But, the SEO landscape is changing...

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Does duplicate content matter?+

In a word – yes! Google are moving their ranking factor weighting towards content – they believe that a website...

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MS 070-642+

Yay! Today I passed my MS exam 070-642 – Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring It’s a tricky exam, covering...

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xQuery+

I love a good xQuery. Today’s task has been to produce an xQuery that could return various information from an...

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SQL replication+

SQL replication is continuing to tick along very nicely after it’s introduction a few months back. I have a secondary...

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Coding horrors – Post #2+

Today’s coding horror is:  DataTable dt = MailUtil.GetMail(dtRow[“linkrecid”].ToString()); if (dt.Rows.Count > 0)    arlMessages.Add(dt.Rows[0][“recid”].ToString()); The above code, runs an individual query, retrieving...

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WebMaster central forum addiction+

I thoroughly recommend getting involved in Google’s forums, they are sooo addictive. I only got involved at the end of...

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5 SEO tips+

Speed up your website Fix HTML errors Write lots of interesting content and then write some more but make sure...

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