Cool new stuff in Google Analytics

Cool new stuff in Google Analytics

Well, now that I sort of understood how the Google Analytics code worked, the guys over at GA thought: heck, let’s throw it all out (well not just yet, but we’ll get to that in a second), and come with some new stuff. Justin has done a great job, as usual, covering all this new…

What’s the PageRank of your wp-admin dir?

What’s the PageRank of your wp-admin dir?

Sometimes you’ve got these moments when you’re working on something, and you think “d0h”. I logged into the css3.info admin pages, to find that the /wp-admin/ page had become a PR6… So I decided to update my robots-meta plugin and add the possibility to nofollow the login/logout and admin/registration links, to prevent this from happening…

Update your robots-meta plugin!

Update your robots-meta plugin!

You can now use the robots meta plugin to verify with Google Webmaster Tools and Yahoo! SiteExplorer as well, a great suggestion by Roy, I fixed some bugs next to that, so I’d advise you to upgrade! Note: make sure to deactivate and then activate the plugin. There’s a function that’s triggered on activation that…

WordPress: Noindex specific posts and pages!

WordPress: Noindex specific posts and pages!

The single most requested feature for my robots meta plugin was to have the ability to add noindex tags to specific posts and pages from within the write post and write page admin screens. I’ve now fixed that, with the release of version 2.0 of this plugin! For those that have not updated since 1.4:…

Google doesn’t get it?

Google doesn’t get it?

Looking in my Google Webmaster Tools in the “Unreachable URL’s” section, I found this (click to see bigger one): So let me get this straight, they couldn’t reach the page, because it gave a normal HTTP 200 Success code? Seems like a bug to me…

John Chow vs Shoemoney: John is in the lead!

John Chow vs Shoemoney: John is in the lead!

John Chow and Shoemoney are holding a competition between themselves for who can get the most RSS subscribers in a month time. I’ve created a graph of their progress since the start of the competition using the FeedBurner API, this image will update itself during the competition: Help John Chow beat Shoemoney in their little…

Conditional WordPress widgets with rich editable text

Conditional WordPress widgets with rich editable text

For the “About Joost” widget shown on the homepage of this site, I created a new widget. It has two great features: it shows just on the homepage, and the content and title are drawn from a page, so that I can edit it as a normal page with the richtext editor in the backend…