To Get the TiVO Series 3 Or Not?

The Wall Street Journal reviewed the DVR options. Go with a TiVO or opt for the DVR from the cable company. After reading his review, I am confident over my decision to go with the HD DVR from Cable Vision, because they only have one flaw, the UI. But the flaws discussed in his article

Daily Search Coverage

Search Stats; Yahoo Update, FlightStats, Tops, Webster, Yahoo Bangalore, Google Tops Technorati, & More

Today was a very slow day in the forums, I covered how Google crawls pages. A possible, but unlikely, Yahoo Search update was discussed as well. Brett posted the results of an older survey at WebmasterWorld. I covered a top search stories story. Yahoo Answers ranked number one amongst other Q&A engines. Flight Stats released

SEO Tips

Cartoon Barry Growing So Quickly: 2006 Stats

So I just posted Search Engine Roundtable 2006 stats based on Search Bloggers On Their Most Popular Posts & Stats For 2006 and I thought I do the same with my personal blog. The blog first launched on July 20, 2006, so let’s take a peek under the hood. Top Requested Pages: 1. Home Page

Daily Search Coverage

Data Refresh, Google News Mobile Personal, Google Shuffle, Code Vulnerabilities, China Video, Paid Blogging & Forums

Today I wrote about Cre8asite Forums shelling out $1,600 to four organizations. I took a deeper look at the Google data refresh. Google fixed the AdSense ad filter bug. adCenter promo codes aren’t all what they sound like. I took a deeper look at paid blog reviews from four different views. Also, Google News, the


Cool New Interactive Map Of Israel

Gary Price spotted that the Jerusalem Post has launched a new interactive map of Israel. It is very cool, in that you can mouse over areas, it scrolls up and down, you can click to drill down deeper, you can click on landmarks to get more details about them, and during this, they have trains,


Football Shoulder Injury & Carrying a Messenger Bag

I am fairly well known for always having my laptop bag with me at all times, especially at SEO conferences. (hence the bag on my cartoon version of me). But technically, I never have the shoulder strap over on my right shoulder. Yes, I am a right handed man, but ever since some time in

Daily Search Coverage

Quality Score Visible, Google Partners, Wikiasari Threat?, AdSense Filter Broke, Legal, China, Video Ads, Top Ask…

I am putting two days in one, since yesterday was Christmas… Google is now showing quality score factors to some AdWords advertisers. Google partnered with China Mobile, and won a lawsuite against HyperPhase. Wikiasari is a new search service powered by humans. Google’s AdSense filter list is not fully working. Google is testing video ads.


Last Day for $20 Google Checkout Coupon

I am told this is the last day that Google is offering the $20 Google Checkout instant savings on orders at . So here are some deals I spotted today, again you can vote if you want me to post deals or not at the bottom of this page, all links are through affiliate tracking


Preparing For Two Slow Weeks

Typically, the next two weeks are the slowest for me. So I try to keep myself busy with other things. They include: Year End Bonuses Year End Contributions Closing the Books Preparing Tax Documents Setting Up Files for 2007 Putting Away Files for 2006 Cleaning Misc Items Reviewing RustyBrick Performance Misc. Items Today I can