Monthly Archive: May 2008

The Pros and Cons of Blogging

The Pros and Cons of Blogging

I have come a long way. Testing various platforms before deciding on WordPress that didn’t give me headaches until the widget part for 2.5.1. I have long suspected that I wasn’t famous enough, still...

Will I Be Sued for VueStar’s Patent?

Will I Be Sued for VueStar’s Patent?

I use images linking to other websites. Even my affiliates link to my affiliate sites. Will I be sued? Or it would be a better idea to close down all my sites to prevent...

Text Widgets Deleted from WP 2.5.1

Text Widgets Deleted from WP 2.5.1

After using WP for so long and doing my own upgrades when necessary, I found that the new UI is a refreshing look. All other features work find except for the widgets. I am...

Blogging Anonymously Hurts Your Chances

Blogging Anonymously Hurts Your Chances

Blogging anonymously hurts your chances in certain contests. Perhaps in too many contests. Upon hearing the great giveaway for tickets, one would be every excited and will participate only to realise that others who...

aLinks Plugin No Longer Compatible

aLinks Plugin No Longer Compatible

I have been using aLinks happily for quite some time. Unfortunately, it is now generating fatal error when attempting to activate the plugin. I don’t know if it’s to do with the WordPress version...

Do Blog Directories Work?

Do Blog Directories Work?

Image via Wikipedia Having used a number of blog directories and participating in a few of them, yes, I have way too many, I have made some observations along the way. I have tried...

Blog Advertising is Lucrative

Blog Advertising is Lucrative

We have all heard of the local blog advertisers for bloggers. We have been using them since they were launched in hopes that it would add one more zero behind our digits. Alas. It...

Changed Advertising Techniques

Changed Advertising Techniques

After my initial frustrations at Nuffnang not receiving any more advertisement because I’m not in the Glitterati band, I decided to split the advertising methods. I just want to cash out the money, that’s...

IT Life Isn’t a Bed of Roses

IT Life Isn’t a Bed of Roses

The grass always look greener on the other side. When you see a friend earning $4, 000 per month for doing seemingly simple job, you envy them and wished that you could earn that...

Collapse All Categories But Must Highlight Selected View’s Name

Collapse All Categories But Must Highlight Selected View’s Name

After resolving my site problem, I decided that all my sites will be re-installed. Major re-do. I wonder if I will actually get down to it. I have a problem. The user wants all...

WordPress Generates Weird Files

WordPress Generates Weird Files

I am having a headache. I don’t know where to begin to tackle this bug or spam that is autogenerated somehow by some script that I can’t find. I’m deleting the following files every...

Blog About Work Without Company Names

Blog About Work Without Company Names

Image via Wikipedia There are certain policies to be known. It is known that there are certain companies that dislike their workers blogging about work even without giving away any clues. I can also...

My Fun with Zemanta

My Fun with Zemanta

Image via Wikipedia I decided to try out Zemanta after FoxTwo introduced it. I am so loving it except for the times when the photo gallery keeps giving me the same photos. It’s a...

The Perils of Being The One Who Knows IT

The Perils of Being The One Who Knows IT

Image via Wikipedia Ah, the perils of being the one who knows how to format computers and resolve printer problems at home sure is great, right? For the family, yes. For the one, NO....

Official Suspended For Surfing Porn at Work

Official Suspended For Surfing Porn at Work

A 57-year-old man, unable to curb his urges, surfs porn at work, everyday for at least 3 hours. He was discovered when his computer keeps being repaired for virus infections. He was a very...