Adsense Ad Bad Practice

how not to place adsense ads

Look at the Ad’s below. They are Google Adsense ads, however where is the “Ads by Google” label that is required?

GoDaddy Certificate Seal Spam

godaddy certificate seal

I noticed a Go Daddy SSL Certificate seal on a website and below the seal it says “Fax to Email”, this seems odd.. The link is from GoDaddy trying to sell a fax thru email plan. That is one way to gain links… I suspect most users of these “seals” don’t even know they are […]

Cuil Shuts Down?

cuil is gone

It appears the one time rising search engine Cuil is offline and not coming back online. The search engine was released on high hopes to overtake Google. But such an ambitious goal does not come by easily. Cuil came across to many as overly arrogant immediately claiming they there were better than Google and would […]

Restore the WordPress Admin Menu

restore WordPress menu

You are working in WordPress, suddenly you click and you menu on the left has shrunk! Ahh what happened. A small line with an arrow will shrink and expand this left hand menu when clicked. Simply click it again to restore the menu to its full size.

Frugal/Catalyst Theme Review

Frugal Options

No more wasting my time searching for the right theme to use. I have found the end-all theme that is now my go-to theme for whichever flavor site I am building. I am sure many of you follow the same process I would follow when starting a new website. 1. Have an idea for a […]

MySQL Query on timestamp using PHP

standard timestamp field in MySQL

In this example I had to create a query only to display orders for the last 90 days. The orders table is using a standard MySQL timestamp field to store the date of the order. I made timestamp indexed since we will be doing this query against this field. I figured the easiest way was […]