TrackBack, Link Farms, Jagger Update and Blogger

How much do I miss the track back feature by going with Blogger? Not at all. Why? New information shows just how non-helpful, and perhaps even damaging it can be. Perhaps even Blogger never implemented TrackBack intentionally, due to possibly …

Under-Promise, Over-Deliver

I woke up remarkably early, all things considered, and sent out an email informing my team I’d be taking Monday on the HitTail project. I have such momentum, and am so ready to wire up the main homepage to be …

NYC PR Firm and SEO

OK, here I am at Hollywood Diner Sunday night at 1:00AM evaluating how I did over these past four days. There’s still I’d like to do tonight, but a reasonable person would put it aside, get some good sleep, and …

Foundational Design and SEO Considerations

Now, it’s time to consider aesthetics and search optimization considerations. As many people in the SEO field will tell you, there is a balance to strike between SEO best practices, and design perfection. If you were just going after perfect …

Short-term Objectives

OK, I’m effectively done the first of the two spider spotting projects, and I think I’m going to not do the second one today. The first project has given me the structure for stepping through all my log files and …

Caffine is My Drug of Choice

OK, let’s get the first little nested project out of the way. Find a post that meets the condition of having babystep code, but the previous post doesn’t. But back a little further, there is more babystep code. It’s a …

Blogging and Search as Mainstream Media

That last entry just shows you the difficulty of separating work and personal on an endeavor like this. It’s going to be all-consuming for awhile. Balancing it with personal life isn’t (right now) about balancing it with rich social activity. …

Visualizing the Day

I’ve taken to naming my journal entries as the date, plus how I plan to use it. This one is 2006-01-28-personal.doc. I definitely don’t plan on publishing this one, because I’m planning to talk about how I get my apartment …