Blog archives for Monday, October 31st, 2005

Mr. Ploppy’s Monday Tool List – Volume #30 – Web Traffic Analysis Tools

If you want to inspire confidence, give plenty of statistics. It does not matter that they should be accurate, or even intelligible, as long as there is enough of them. -Lewis Carroll I have listed below my favorite website analytics software packages. I must give …Read More =>

Book Rundown Break III – Freakonomics

Book: Freakonomics by: Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner Subtitle: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything Here’s the scoop: I probably wouldn’t agree with the hidden side of “everything” in the title, but these fine gents do bring some critical perspectives …Read More =>

Book Rundown Break II – The Wu-tang Manual

Book: The Wu-Tang Manual by: the RZA Subtitle: History and philosophy of the Wu-Tang empire Here’s the scoop: Rza drops science on life, religion, business, and music. Interpreted Thesis: A mix of philosophy, art, and science makes for a well rounded individual. Topics: -Business -Production …Read More =>

Book Breakdown Break – Sun Tzu Was a Sissy

I’m happy to say I’ve taken lots of time lately to read OFFLINE with a handful of books that I will post about shortly. I got a chance to do some reading during a short few day break, and though I’d take the opportunity to …Read More =>

Update Jagger Tinfoil Hat Theory #1 – Google Real Estate – Make Your Time

help!!!!!!!!!!!! Need Help!!!!!!!!!!!! Please come to my rescue!!!!!!!!!! -Censored name real estate agent’s recent comment here upon last G update. More on real estate agents. I forsee G running with real estate real soon. Though I’m sure some of their short term future moves are …Read More =>

You’re Not a True SEO Until…

Following a bit behind the Cost of Jagger thread: You’re not a true SEO until you’ve… had a (personal) site banned had a site dip to nowhere with the {insert update name here} update decided to wait a week to wade through the tripe that …Read More =>

Redirecting www to non-www

I had several examples of 301 redirecting the other way around, from non-www to www, but hadn’t ever had to redirect from www to non-www for anything. In case your wondering, and don’t ever want the headache I have from my eyes crossing from mod-rewrite, …Read More =>

Mr. Ploppy’s Monday Cop Out Post – Volume XXIX 1/2 – Caffeine

Editor’s note: I couldn’t hunt Mr. Ploppy down this weekend, as I was moving houses. Thanks to those who were kind enough to help with the move. Now back to shuffling crap around. Critical tool – Caffeine My favorite forms: Mountain Dew Coffee Energy Gel …Read More =>

SEO Makes You Smart Part III: Search -> Information Storage and Retrieval

Continued from: SEO Makes You Smarter Part I: Abundance Mentality and the “Progressive Effect” -and- SEO Makes You Smart Part II: Searching Better Makes You Smarter We’ve already covered a bit about why being a better searcher makes you smart. If you can’t see the …Read More =>

SEO Makes You Smart Part II: Searching Better Makes You Smarter

Continued from: SEO Makes You Smarter Part I: Abundance Mentality and the “Progressive Effect” The web is the great information equalizer How to become smarter by learning to use the web effectively: learn how to search better learn how to be an open minded skeptic …Read More =>