Category: Techno Babble

Babbling ’bout tech

Hitchhiker gets 1million web listeners

About a million people have listened to internet repeats of sci-fi comedy The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy over the past six weeks, the BBC has said.

Blogger grounded by her airline

A US airline attendant is fighting for her job after she was suspended over postings on her blog, or online diary.


Choosing a Reseller Hosting Plan

Can your web design company increase profits by reselling web hosting packages? What is involved in becoming a web host reseller? Can a company with multiple accounts benefit from reselling?


Beginners Guide to Web Hosting

This guide is designed to walk you through which elements are the key components of web hosting. We will address the various kinds of web hosting, the process of uploading your files to a web


Google Rekindling the Microsoft Fire

Google ? The All Powerful Microsoft Killer ? Tell us it ain’t true Bill. The revenue growth, the huge profits and great new products like Desktop Search have created a buzz like the Internet has


E-Commerce Step-by-Step Guide

Welcome to the one-stop source for setting up your business online! Our clear e-commerce development guides will enable your company to quickly understand what it takes to establish an online e-commerce presence and make your


Customize LogWatch

Logwatch is a customizable log analysis system. Logwatch parses through your system’s logs for a given period of time and creates a report analyzing areas that you specify, in as much detail as you require.


Dreamweaver Step by Step Tutorial

Of all the HTML Editors out there, Macromedia Dreamweaver has consistently been reviewed as the best. The clean code it produces as well as it’s hands off approach makes it among the most popular editors


How to restart postgresql

Just log into root on your Linux box and use this command :/etc/rc.d/init.d/postgresql start


Google Page Rank – Important or Just Another Number?

Google Page Rank (or PR as it is often referred to as) is simply an indication of the number of websites that link to a specific website. It also attempts to indicate the quality of


What is Going on with Google PR and Backlinks?

With more and more noise on various forums from anxious webmasters I decided to take a look at the data available to me, and there were a few tell-tale observations that might help clear up


Worldpay struck by online attack

The internet payment system Worldpay is under attack from unknown hackers, disrupting thousands of online retailers around the world.


IMAP vs. POP3 E-mail Accounts

Basically both IMAP and POP are different protocols for handling e-mail. Each has its own unique function and purpose. Protocol allows IMAP to deal with e-mail in a different way than POP does. POP is


Switching web hosts

Switching Hosts What do you do when your current web host isn?t meeting your needs? It?s time to think about looking for one that will. It?s not unusual for businesses & consumers to search out


The dilemma with purchasing cheap web hosting

Back in the early days of the Internet at the turn of the century?that would be four years ago?hosting companies that were first off the block in the Internet land grab had the luxury of


Pico editior : Simple commands

You need to establish a Shell session to a UNIX account. Once the connection is established, you will need to type your username and your password to gain access to the system.


How to Disable Telnet

Telnet sends clear text passwords and usernames through logins and should be disabled on all web servers and replaced with SSH.


Webpage Title for High Search Engine Rankings

Your webpage title (that appears in the browser window) is the most important aspect of your page. Search Engines give words in your title the highest relevancy to any search. Choosing a good title is


Site Promotion Things You Should Avoid

The formerly self-imposed 640×400 window width was the defacto standard of page design. After six months of watching logs, and checking major hit count sites, less than 10% of users now report a window that


Designing a High Search Engine Rankings Page

Here is my step by step process of building a killer page for high search engine placement and ranking. Each step of building the killer page is explain in detail elsewhere among these pages, so