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Archive of posts published in the category: Website Building/SEO

WebPageTest: The little known but great webpage benchmarking tool.

When it comes to testing how fast a webpage loads, many of us are familiar with Firebug/Yslow tool (installable as a Firefox browser plug-in). Firebug/Yslow is a fantastic plug-in for Firefox, it gives a wealth of information about any webpage as your browser…

Google ‘Wonder Wheel’ and new search features

Google has launched a new set of features to their search engine which they call “Search Options”. It bring a collection of tools that lets us slice-and-dice our search results to find what we want faster. The new features includes the ability to…

Google Anti-Malware Malfunction?

It would seems that Google is as fallible as the next company. Right at this moment (which is 31 Jan 2009, 3.15pm GMT) Google is labelling every site in their search result listing with a “This site may harm your computer”. And what irony,…

Running your blog with SEO in mind

Awhile back, I wrote about what it takes to start your own blog. Unless your blog is only meant for your private circle of readers, in most cases, you’ll want people to read what you have penned down, and even make some money…

Google Chrome: One month later

It’s been a month since Google pushed out their Google Chrome browser. In that short time, the initial buzz about the shiny new browser has slowly being taken over by reports of crashes and security flaws. NetApplications also just released a report that…

Google Gadgets in your Blogger site

If you’re a Blogger blogger, you’re in for a treat. It’s now possible to add Google Gadgets straight into your blogspot site to spice things up.

Why your general email contact is important to your business.

Lately, I’ve been kind of swept up by this craze to own one of those ‘netbooks’, those ultra-portable and cheap notebooks. I was keeping my eye on getting an MSI Wind, and hoping to get in touch with various PC providers to find…

Webmaster tools I can’t live without

Designing and building a website is one thing, but maintaining the site is definately something else. I’ve met many website owners who thought that getting someone in to build up a website and turn it on is all there is to running a…

Planning your blog site

It a real challenge to get your own website going these days, especially when you’re clueless about the website ‘stuff’. Gone are the days of just creating some HTML pages, put in some graphics, and linking the pages around. These days you’ll be…

Headaches deciding Website quotes

The other day, a friend of mine told me that she’s looking to setup a website for her small business in adventure trekking. She asked me to help her look at some website quotations she received from a few local web design companies. Promptly after…