Google Analytics: adding search engines

Google Analytics: adding search engines

I’ve been diving a bit in to Google Analytics lately, and one of the things you’ll notice when you run Google Analytics is that it doesn’t recognize every conceivable search engine straight out of the box. For instance, Ilse.nl, still quite popular here in the Netherlands, doesn’t seem to be seen as “organic” in Google…

Linklove monday

Linklove monday

Listening to Webmasterradio’s Strike Point, the linklove section came by and of course everyone should participate, so here’s a link to some great free clipart!

Readable nofollows

Readable nofollows

I noticed that on Dave’s great new layout, his nofollow comment links where unreadable… This was caused by my greasemonkey script setting a pink background but not changing the text color and so forth. I’ve now changed it to do that, so I can read the name’s in the comments. So if you’re using this…

WordPress theming: pushing trackbacks down

WordPress theming: pushing trackbacks down

I was playing around with my comments section as I wanted to style trackbacks differently from “normal” comments, and while playing around, I decided to just bump them down. The problem with the trackbacks was that they were interfering with the comment discussion. And as I want to keep that discussion as lively as possible,…

Bidvertiser.net – Text-Link-Advertising

Bidvertiser.net – Text-Link-Advertising

This is a sponsored review. I got a request to do a sponsored review for Bidvertiser for Advertisers. Requests like this are always fun, and this one started off even better, since the people at Bidvertiser really get how this market works. They encouraged me to sign up for their referral program and use the…

Google Search URL parameters cheat sheet

Google Search URL parameters cheat sheet

I’ve been playing around with the URL parameters Google has to offer a lot lately, mostly after the de-personalized search stuff. I’ve now built a list of these parameters and created a PDF cheat sheet file with all of them in there. Included in this PDF are links to the documentation for the values some…

Linklove tuesday

Linklove tuesday

So yesterday, DaveN declared linklove monday, so I thought it would be time for a linklove tuesday from my side! So some linklove from me, mostly to my Dutch friends and colleagues: Barry did a great post about how to do non-personalized search with Safari. Ramon did a nice post on backing up MySQL to…