Archive for the ‘Site Issues’ Category

November 14th, 2006

Feedburner Subscribers Pumped Up by Rojo?

Ouch. Just like Marshall Kirkpatrick said here. I had but two subscribers to my blog seven months ago. But that was when I wasn't serious about blogging. Fast-forward to present: I now have 2800 subscribers. Looking at my Feedburner stats, most of my supposed subscribers come from ...

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November 12th, 2006


Post-Digg kudos are in order: Angelo Racoma - For telling me what to do before things went out of hand and when they did get out of hand! Abe Olandres - For exhausting every option possible to help me out. You da man! RJ Palabasan - For allowing me to rant like ...

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September 29th, 2006

Pagerank Boost

Cool! Alleba Blog now has a PR 5! Up from a 4. Other pages on this site also enjoyed a boost. Again, I ask... how did your sites do?

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September 20th, 2006

Are you a Big Fish?

Here's a cool way to figure out just how "big" a fish you are in the ocean that is the World Wide Web. Uses backlink information from Yahoo! Find out if you're a Big Fish. Sad, I'm just a small smelt. Certified Backlinks.Site Class:Are you a Big Fish?

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July 26th, 2006

WordPress Upgrade

Easier than I thought, whew. I just upgraded my Wordpress software from version 1.5 to 2.0.3. Even though I've read a lot of bad things about it, it's still way better! The best thing is that all my plugins are compatible. But I think I have ...

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July 13th, 2006

Stopping the ODP Snippets in their Tracks

Google now gives webmasters the option to add a simple meta tag to their webpages to tell the search engine not to display their ODP (Open Directory Project) information: Insert the following anywhere between the header tags: <meta NAME="GOOGLEBOT" CONTENT="NOODP"></meta> This news came fresh straight from the bakery, so not every search engine ...

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June 11th, 2006

Isulong Seoph WordPress Plugin

I thought it would be cool to create a plugin just for the Isulong Seoph contest. So I did. Look at the lower right side and you'll see the fruits of my work or my Isulong Seoph entry for a more updated demo. That list is pretty much in real time, ...

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June 4th, 2006

Gmail for Domains

I got an invite to beta-test Gmail for Domains. Setting it up was a breeze, it only took under 10 minutes to get everything to work! I personally do not use Gmail that much because I do have an address where I do all my official transactions. But ...

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February 15th, 2006

Alleba in the Holidays

Every now and then I get to apply my graphic design skills on our site logo on special occassions. Just recently, Valentine's Day: Christmas Season 2005: Halloween 2005: I also made quite a few more in the past using our old logo, but I'd rather not show all of them (hehe): Edsa I Anniversary 2003:

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