Be the Bot – Check Your Competitors

Be The Bot allows you the user to see the web as Google and Yahoo! bot see it. This is significant because it allows you to see which sites are serving different versions of content based on whether the viewer is a person or a bot. If you think you’re competitor...

19 Things NOT To Do When Building a Website

Hey There Stranger! This post was written in 2007, and contains some advice that may no longer apply. This is my post popular article ever and has been viewed by more than a quarter of a million people. Please stick around and visit the home page to see my new posts...

Second Life – Virtual Economy Metrics

Second Life is one of those companies that just continues to amaze me in regards to how it is connecting with ‘real’ society and also how it continues to be a very profitable and expanding business/network. Always open with their metrics, SL released a...

10 BETTER Things To Do With a PC with No Internet

Recently DG of Speaking Freely ran a popular story that bubbled up on Digg and del.icio.us about what to do with your PC when you have no Internet connection. I read the article and was generally unimpressed by DG’s ideas for the lonely few who can’t get...