Archive for the ‘Tip of the Week’ Category

July 31st, 2006

Firefox Tabbed Browsing Shortcuts

How do you browse with tabs? Do you? Press Ctrl+T to open a new blank tab, type the URL and hit Enter? Right-click on a link on an existing page and choose Open Link in New Tab? Did you know that there are easier ways like:

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July 27th, 2006

Edit N Place Plugin for WordPress

I was doing my homework on upgrading my plugins a while ago and discovered an awesome Wordpress plugin called "Edit N Place" by Headzoo's Sean Hickey. It kinda speaks for itself. Made possible with AJAX, what it does is it allows you to edit your articles, their categories ...

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July 21st, 2006

Unclutterizing your Yahoo! Inbox and Fighting Spam

Some technologically challenged people I know keep complaining to me that they spend an enormous amount of time deleting unwanted messages from their Yahoo! email accounts. I ask them, who sends you all the junk? The spam filter should take care of it. Turns out that the ...

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July 19th, 2006 – Heaven’s Answer to Web 2.0

How I wish existed in my days of studying theology in college. I have to admit that theology (or theo, as we fondly called it) isn't exactly my thing nor did I excel in it like I did in Calculus and English. We used the New ...

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July 14th, 2006

Ajax Loading Gif Animation

I was sniffing around for some nifty loading gif's for one of my projects when I found Ajaxload, a drive-thru Ajax-powered site that spits out loading gif animations to your liking on-the-fly. Yeah ... for you graphically-challenged Web 2.0 geeks out there, this is the place to go if ...

Posted in Random Sights, Searching, Sites in Review, Tip of the Week, Web Apps | 6 Comments »

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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July 13th, 2006

PLDT MyDSL Sucks – The Saga Continues

I read about Marc Macalua's lousy time with PLDT MyDSL. All I can say is -- Dude, I know how you feel. I've been languishing with MyDSL forever because it's the only damn DSL service available in my area. Frequent lost connections, extremely sluggish download times (way ...

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June 9th, 2006

How to Create a WordPress Guestbook Reloaded

I've gotten emails from people griping that my previous post about making a guestbook for their Wordpress blogs does not work for them. I'm making up for that lame post right now! Ok, I am writing this post under the assumption that: You have FTP access to your web server containing ...

Posted in Blogging, Tip of the Week, Wordpress | 55 Comments »

February 5th, 2006

Increase your Online Productivity with a Startpage

I'm a busy guy. I spend the most of the day obsessing about my websites and browse through my favorite blogs and bulletin boards. But it's such a pain in the neck to have to type each and every URL every freakin' time! I figured out a ...

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January 30th, 2006

How to Make A WordPress Guestbook?

Someone asked me how to make a guestbook in Wordpress. No, it doesn't require a plugin. Simply create a new page (Write Page) in your Admin Panel and call it 'Guestbook'. Be sure to allow comments so that your visitors can 'sign' it. Update: New, More Wonderful Instructions! Another Update: Wordpress Generator Plugin ...

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