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Blogging revenue option

Posted by Michael Bloch in web marketing (Friday April 13, 2007 )

If you’re into regular blogging, you’ve probably noticed that some of your posts are evergreen and quite popular, while others drop off in views soon after publishing.

These popular posts you’ll want to place particular emphasis on monetizing and if contextual advertising isn’t providing the revenue you’d like, this new service may be worth a look. (more…)


Women outnumber men online

Posted by Michael Bloch in web marketing (Thursday April 12, 2007 )

It’s happened, we mere males are now a minority online. The female representation of the total USA online population is currently being quoted as being anywhere from 53% to 50.6% (more…)


Social network usage survey

Posted by Michael Bloch in web marketing (Wednesday April 11, 2007 )

33% of Internet users are using social networking sites that include user-generated content to assist in making purchase decisions according to a recent survey. (more…)


Flash splash page issues

Posted by Michael Bloch in web development (Tuesday April 10, 2007 )

Site splash pages, i.e. a page that displays a presentation before moving onto the real home page can be quite impressive.. the first time they are viewed. (more…)


Creating web widgets

Posted by Michael Bloch in web marketing (Monday April 9, 2007 )

Creating your own web widget isn’t hard to do using one of the many free widget services available – in fact, it can take as little as a minute! So what are web widgets and why use them? (more…)


Who does that site link to?

Posted by Michael Bloch in web marketing (Sunday April 8, 2007 )

A few days back I published a post about how to determine who is linking to your or any other site – aka backlinks; but what if you wanted to determine who a site is linking to? (more…)


120k new blogs created daily

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Friday April 6, 2007 )

David Sifry, founder and CEO of Technorati, has published his latest blog statistics fest, expanding from the usual “State of the Blogosphere” reports into “State of the Live web”, covering social media including blogs video, photos, audio and more. (more…)


Web 3.0 – yup, already

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Thursday April 5, 2007 )

Just when we’re all catching our breath in relation to Web 2.0, some are making serious forays into what’s being labeled as Web 3.0 (more…)


www. vs non-www URLs

Posted by Michael Bloch in web marketing (Wednesday April 4, 2007 )

…can your potential customers reach you via both?

Over the last couple of days, I’ve been visiting sites by just entering site.com or http://site.com in my browser address bar; both Firefox and Internet Explorer – and in some cases they didn’t load. (more…)


Who’s linking to you? – backlinks

Posted by Michael Bloch in web marketing (Tuesday April 3, 2007 )

If you’ve only ever used Google to find out who’s linking back to you; you’re only getting half the story.. and perhaps far less. (more…)