Archive for the 'Blogging' Category

Problem With WordPress Incoming Links Dashboard widget

I’ve noticed a problem on most of my blogs recently after upgrading them to WordPress 3.4. The “Incoming Links” displays the following error: RSS Error: A feed could not be found at http://blogsearch.google.com/blogsearch_feeds?hl=en&scoring=d&ie=utf-8&num=10&output=rss&partner=wordpress&q=http://blogdoofus.com/. A feed with an invalid mime type may fall victim to this error, or SimplePie was unable to auto-discover it.. Use force_feed() […]

Stumble No More

I talked a while back about how traffic from the widely popular stumbleupon service is really not worth chasing after because the overwhelming majority of it stays on the page for less than five seconds before clicking away. I came to the conclusion that traffic like that I don’t need or want. It screws up […]

Adsense Project Update

It’s been quite a while, too long in fact, since the last time I gave any kind of an update on my efforts to earn useful amounts of money from Adsense. I had been making some reasonably decent progress and was reaching payout threshold every three months. It certainly wasn’t a lot of money by […]

How Duplicate Content Will Kill Your Blog

Recently I heard about some bloggers that have gotten lazy. They decided that instead of putting the time and thought into writing their own original content that they would just look at other blogs, find content that suits their needs and then post that exact same content on their blogs. People tried to warn these […]

A Threat Against Freedom of Speech

The mainstream media is a powerful beast isn’t it? Thanks to them anytime someone mentions an anonymous blogger you automatically get the picture of a loser sitting at a computer in a basement somewhere trying to stir up a big mess. In reality this couldn’t be farther from the truth. The average anonymous blogger is […]