MSN Reporter…

MSN Reporter…

SEW reports that MSN Reporter has gone live in Belgium, the Netherlands and Norway and states that it attracts a lot of visitors with some articles receiving up to 10,000 votes…

FeedRoll

FeedRoll

Today I finished up my work on FeedRoll, a site which offers a widget to show RSS feeds on your site. I’ve fixed several things on it, yet the most fun came today. There was a colorpicker on it before that only worked on Internet Explorer 5 and up, and nothing else… Now, those of…

MSN launches Dutch Digg clone, but forgets spam prevention

MSN launches Dutch Digg clone, but forgets spam prevention

Recently (I honestly don’t know when), MSN launched a Digg clone in the Netherlands, called MSN reporter. You can submit your story, and others can vote for it or against it. The top stories go to the MSN.nl homepage. Now the boys at MSN haven’t really thought this through, as they store what stories you’ve…

Enhanced WordPress Contact Form

Enhanced WordPress Contact Form

As a multiple WordPress administrator (I control 10+ WordPress sites), I use the WP contact form plugin written by Ryan Duff a lot. Most of the times these contact forms are used as some form of conversion on these sites. This means you want to know as much as possible about the person sending you…

NOODP WordPress plugin

NOODP WordPress plugin

I’ve created a small WordPress plugin to add the NOODP tag to your themes without a hassle, have a look: NOODP WordPress plugin. [tags]noodp, wordpress, plugin[/tags]

“Officially” starting my own Webdesign company

“Officially” starting my own Webdesign company

I’ve been doing webdesign work for friends and family for years already, but I’ve now decided to start my own webdesign company, called AlthA Webdesign Nijmegen. I won’t be taking hundres of jobs since I’m still working for Onetomarket and this is just a job on the side. But if you need someone to set…

Yahoo SiteExplorer suggestion

Yahoo SiteExplorer suggestion

This Yahoo SiteExplorer suggestion needs some votes. It basically suggests adding an option to just show 1 link from each domain. I commented below that it would make sense to add in the results somewhere “and 1,000 other links from this domain”, but I agree that being able to filter out all the sitewides would…

Personal search history creeping into SERPs

Personal search history creeping into SERPs

Search engine land has an article today on Google ramping up personalized search. Well I saw something news today related to that as well: Google showed me, when I was logged in, how often I’d visited a site from the SERPs, and showed the time of my last visit. Have a look at the screenshot,…

Paid search is too cheap!

Paid search is too cheap!

Or: why AdWords prices will keep rising I was at the Dutch Search Marketing Congres yesterday, quite a nice day and I had some fun talking to other people in the business. One thing annoyed me though: some folks kept whining that AdWords was getting more expensive every year… What annoys me most is this:…