August 2007

Secret To Earning More With AdSense

by derek on August 31, 2007 · 44 comments

No, I don’t have the magic pill for instant AdSense riches. Nor do I really know if what I am about to tell you will hold true for your site. But I have noticed something that seems a little counter-intuitive when you think about trying to earn money using Google AdSense. Secret to Earning More […]


Another two weeks has passed in my case study of the All-In-One SEO WordPress plugin and I thought that I would provide you with an update. For more background information, you might want to reference the first two installments of this case study: Case Study: Impact of All-In-One SEO WordPress Plugin Case Study Update: Impact […]


You Snooze You Lose

by derek on August 29, 2007 · 4 comments

When I selected the 15 winners in the t-shirt contest, I mentioned that each winner had one week to respond with their shipping information. It was only a matter of hours and I had responses from 14 of the 15 winners. With the 14 packages shipped out last Saturday, I sat back to wait for […]


Above The Law

by derek on August 28, 2007 · 21 comments

No, this is not going to be a movie review of the 1988 Steven Segal movie Above the Law – although that might be entertaining as watching Nico Toscani in action can make you feel like a bad ass yourself. The topic for today is how so many public figures, primarily athletes, think that they […]


Speedlinking – 27 Aug 2007

by derek on August 27, 2007 · 4 comments

In this week’s edition of Speedlinking I am going to feature a few posts and/or discussions that caught my eye this week around the blogosphere. Since I just wrapped up my fantasy football live draft, I will give you five rounds of posts to enjoy: 1st Round :: Dawud Miracle wrote a great post over […]


Office Space is one of my favorite movies that I can watch over and over again. There are so many great scenes in that movie and anyone that has worked in an office can likely relate to at least a few of the scenarios. One character in that movie is Milton Waddams. He is the […]


Blogging Rule :: Don't Force A Post

by derek on August 24, 2007 · 22 comments

Many bloggers know that one rule to live by is that you should never try to force a post as the quality of your content will diminish and your readers will not receive the value that they have come to expect from you. You’ve probably read that on countless blogs and might have experienced it […]


Text Link Ads To Use TinyURL

by derek on August 23, 2007 · 23 comments

Just a few minutes ago I received an email from Text Link Ads regarding their affiliate program and the fact that they are going to be using TinyURL links in place of their current affiliate links. The email that I received explained the following (emphasis added): As a Text Link Ads affiliate we’re pleased to […]


We Have A Winner – 15 Winners Actually

by derek on August 22, 2007 · 19 comments

The contest to win a t-shirt and help the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation has come to a close and I have selected the 15 winners. There were a total of 52 entries and that means Darla Briggs will be receiving a $77.00 sponsorship as she participates in the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for […]


Last Chance To Win

by derek on August 21, 2007 · 2 comments

Just wanted to send out a quick reminder that there is less than 24 hours remaining to enter for your chance to win a t-shirt and help the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. As of my last count, there were 50 entries for the contest: 37 entries via comments 9 entries via trackbacks 4 entries via […]