Monthly Archive: January 2008

BBC News Spelling Error

BBC News Spelling Error

I was rather shocked that BBC News has a spelling error in career. I thought career is spelt with double ‘e’? So, they left out the spell check. [via Flickr] Update: I re-read this...

Free Domain and Hosting of Your Choice

Free Domain and Hosting of Your Choice

Jasa has kindly offered to pay for a domain and hosting of your choice. WOOT! I want! It’ll be interesting to see since I have an idea of another domain that I hope to...

Easy Search at Stock Blowout

Easy Search at Stock Blowout

Life just gets better and better. We used to go to the stores physically in order to find the products that we want to buy and lug our purchases home. Now, with the Internet...

Horrible Grammer from Flamer

Horrible Grammer from Flamer

I’m rather happy to receive interesting if not smarting comments on How to be a Flamer. Somehow, this post has managed to garner attention longer that I have imagined. The latest comment comes from...

I Nearly Died Due to Work Stress

I Nearly Died Due to Work Stress

[via Flickr] I used to work in a dynamic workplace. Take the meaning of dynamic in whatever translation you wished. Not that I wasn’t able to catch up but I found that it became...

Why I Use Linkworth

Why I Use Linkworth

Anyone who monetises sites knows that selling text links or ad space works far easier than writing for money. Linkworth is one such site that provides you the option to sell text links and...

Get More Exposure at Advertising Blogger

Get More Exposure at Advertising Blogger

For those who are looking for more exposure for your advertisements, check out Advertising Blogger. It’s by the same blogger who runs Contest Blogger. A quick note from Advertising Blogger: Want us to write about...

Am I Selling Myself?

Am I Selling Myself?

I feel a sense of lost. Caught in the middle of something that I could be imagining myself. I’ve been in development for close to 4 years. IT for nearly 7 years. During these...

Blogitive: Payment Delays

Blogitive: Payment Delays

I still have outstanding delays from Blogitive. What’s new, right? Apparently, I am forced to use it because due to my Page Rank being demoted, I have no more offers from Smorty. Smorty that...

Page Rank Explained

Page Rank Explained

When my Page Rank (PR) dropped, I was upset. That was because I had spent months on this domain and managed to get it to PR3 after 4 months of hard work only to...

Lazylaces Hacked

Lazylaces Hacked

Poor Greme. While on honeymoon, his site, Lazylaces, has been hacked. It’s one of my favourite site for trying out point and click games and the hackers decided to make use of his off...

Possible Spam in Yebber?

Possible Spam in Yebber?

I’m not sure what to make of this but it smells like what Felix had received before. I received this in my private message in Yebber. I thought something might be interesting and boy...

Free Domain Name Giveaway

Free Domain Name Giveaway

David at exTra For Every Publisher is holding a domain name giveaway #2 by giving away 4 domain names. BloggingShift.com – expires 10/13/2008 Somefoo.net – expires 1/10/2009 VRUnleashed.com – expires 10/13/2008 SmallReaction.com – expires...

Text Link Ads Does Work!

Text Link Ads Does Work!

I was about to give up on Text Link Ads totally as I haven’t earned a single cent from it for months. However, I wanted to ensure that I was making the right decision...

Mad About Web Counters

Mad About Web Counters

Statistics. I’m mad about them. Or I used to be obsessed with them. I checked my stats almost every 5 minutes. Terrible, isn’t it? What’s important is that I like free stuff. Hands up...

Nuffnang to Deduct Earnings Because of Advertlets

Nuffnang to Deduct Earnings Because of Advertlets

While I was upset that Advertlets was redirecting my blogs automatically when it was down, I was even more upset to receive an email from Nuffnang that my blogs were under-delivery of unique visitor...

Advertlets Failure to Renew Domain

Advertlets Failure to Renew Domain

I’m very upset. It’s not the first time Advertlets has encountered domain redirection issue. The last time, it was one of the ads that caused my domain to be redirected to some site that...

Invite the E Way!

Invite the E Way!

Nowadays, you get invitations to events the electronic way. Via email, e-cards or Facebook. I have used Evite and Ecircles (now defunct). The most commonly used way I have used is email. I just...

Weird Search Terms

Weird Search Terms

After looking at my statistics counter, I don’t know if I ought to be more careful in the words that I’m using. invisible beard of contemplation answers – Ok, so what’s with the beard?...