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Is google analytics shit? WordPress metrics for SEO.

Is google analytics shit? WordPress metrics for SEO.

Background So, I’ve been running this site for around 1 month now without hitches, the homepage sorted and the page structure hieracy as it should be. I’ve had analytics on it from the start. My current set-up is: Apache server 2.* Wordpress v 3.5.1 PHP 5.3.3-7 I’m not new to this game, I’ve been running a blog, this blog since 2003. This month has been the first full month when I’ve been able to sit back and analyse things being…

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Top Hotel Scams

Top Hotel Scams

Here’s some top 3 ways hotels will try and save/make money on you: Laundry Never do laundry in amounts through the hotel laundry, it will cost you an arm and a leg. The odd shirt or T-shirt, pair of pumps or whatever, save the rest for the launderrette. Often hotels are reluctant to tell you where the nearest launderrette is or flatly refuse. This is because they make so much money on the people who pay $2 to wash a…

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Flickr for image placements

Flickr for image placements

In forthcoming blog, I’ll be using Flickr to host the photo’s.This means they’ll be available to the open source community to manipulate as they please, but otherwise will be no different. No visits yetRelated Posts First Patreon Pledger! It’s taken since December 2014. Today I finally got my first Patreon pledge! $5. Maybe it will take another 3 years to get another… Who kno… Cloudflare slowing my site down causing it to time… Cloudflare is a popular CDN, or content…

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Windows Live Writer

Windows Live Writer

Are Americans Clever?? Well I wondered this one as I sat in the Blogworld convention in Vegas not more than 6-7 months ago. “Are Americans Clever?” cos in a way there’s a lot of churn over there and most of the people doing the churning don’t know they’re churning. WIndows Live Writer This little piece of software can be testament because if you’re a travel blogger, many will be the times when you’ll find yourself with all the material to…

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666 the number of the beast.

666 the number of the beast.

as iron maiden used to sing.My fave was the ace of spades ‘gamblin’s for fools, but that’s the way i like it honey..’ Without a spade in sight or an ace. Here’s 6 stories from 6 authors in 6 weeks. It’s called ‘we tell stories’.It uses a map to illustrate how a story progresses, the narrative being provided by 6 successful UK authors. * Charles Cumming* Toby Litt* Kevin Brooks* Nicci French* Matt Mason* Mohsin Hamid Each week you can…

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