Digg the ad – Macabre

You must have already seen this ad if you visited Digg these days. I came across it several times today while digging around. This ad is distributed by DoubleClick for the Dracula movie “One Missed Call” by Warner Bros. So maybe you can also find it somewhere else. Well yes, some people have the hobby… Continue reading Digg the ad – Macabre

FCKeditor? TinyMCE? NicEdit!

The so-called “Rich Text Editors” are used extensively over the web nowadays, especially in content publishing systems. Of course rich text editor mentioned here won’t mean the desktop software. They’re invented to solve the problem that standard HTML lacks a rich text editor component. JavaScript and basic XHTML technologies are used to create more powerful… Continue reading FCKeditor? TinyMCE? NicEdit!

Fighting WordPress Spams

Of course the most popular plugin for protecting WordPress blogs from spamming is Akismet. Yes it is simple to use, famous, and easy to get. But in my opinion, if you’re running an unknown blog like mine, you should discard Akismet and choose a more clever one. Akismet blocks non-spam comments now and again, and… Continue reading Fighting WordPress Spams

Who Sold Me to Domain Design Shop?

I was curious when I received an Email with the subject “Important information about your domain: thinlight.org”. I ordered this domain name from GoDaddy, but they shouldn’t send me emails when there isn’t any changes of the domain. Actually the mail was not from GoDaddy. The content was: Hello, Congratulations on registering the domain: thinlight.org.… Continue reading Who Sold Me to Domain Design Shop?

Google Analytics with WordPress – Exclude Your Own Visits

When I started to use Google Analytics last year, I was in a big LAN. To exclude my own traffic from Google Analytics, I created a filter to exclude a small range of IP addresses. Though it may wrongly filter out some visits of people in the same LAN, it’s tolerable. Today I’m connected to… Continue reading Google Analytics with WordPress – Exclude Your Own Visits