Category: News

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WordPress plugin – Feedburner

In today’s post of popular WordPress plugins, I am featuring a simple, yet efficient plugin – Feedburner. Instead of adding rewrite-rules to your .htaccess file, the Feedburner plugin redirects feed requests directly to Feedburner. Configuration is really simple and you...

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WordPress plugin – Easy AdSense Lite

Easy AdSense is one of those WordPress plugins you need to have to generate Google AdSense traffic on your site. The AdSense plugin stores all your configuration centrally without having to change the ad-code in themes or widgets – configuration is...

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WordPress plugin – Disqus commenting

I previously used b2evolution as my blogging software and one very painful aspect was the managing of comments. Granted, WordPress’s native commenting system is lacks many features Disqus has. The installation and configuration of the Disqus plugin is really simple, since...

Blog 2011 in review - Most popular browsers 2

Infographic – most popular content

My blog has been in existence since 2004 and started off as an experiment into SEO, link-building and website promotion. It all started in the English Beergarden in Munich during one of my consulting projects in Europe where we started...

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WordPress plugin – Automatic spam handling with Akismet

After my migration from b2evolution, one of the first “install-and-forget” things to do is to install the Akismet plugin for WordPress. Akismet eliminates comment- and trackback-spam on your blog and once you have installed the plugin and requested an API...

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Migrating from b2evolution to WordPress

Once you are stuck on b2evolution, it becomes a daunting task to move your content to another blogging engine. I have always envied the WordPress bloggers and the WordPress eco-system of plugins, but never made the transition due to the...

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WordPress plugin – 404 Redirected

Anyone migrating from b2evolution or any other blogging software which does not fully support importing into WordPress will feel a world of pain to get the original blog’s content right. If you don’t pay attention, you will receive many 404’s...

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Postnet Broadacres: Bad example of customer service

In short, over the last 12 months using Postnet Broadacres I had 5000 Euros stolen as 3 separate registered letters with cheque-card, PIN and internet banking codes disappeared as well as lost 11 parcels to theft within the postal system....