How to Combat Idiot Sploggers

For the last few months, one of my blogs has been the target of a splog attack, or whatever you want to call it when an idiot steals every blog post you make. Of course, his splog (combination of spam and blog) has no contact information and if you look it up in the whois, Read more about How to Combat Idiot Sploggers[…]

First Version of My Awesome Blog Finished

Well, I finished the first version of My Awesome Blog and it is ready to be filled with posts. Video plugin working… check. Cheesy masthead made… check. I’ve got a system going to make it easier to start new WordPress blogs – I’ve saved the default template files to a folder as well as the Read more about First Version of My Awesome Blog Finished[…]

My First Awesome Post on My Awesome Blog

Ahh yes, finally I have decided to start my first real personal blog. A blog where I can say anything I want, whenever I want without worrying or thinking about traffic, money, whether it is interesting or not… etc. A blog fer me. I’ve been trying to figure out what my personal blog would be Read more about My First Awesome Post on My Awesome Blog[…]

Ustream.tv Live Video Broadcasting

Ustream.tv appears to be on the cutting edge of a new form of video blogging which may possibly be called “live blogging” in the future. I first ran into Ustream.tv shortly after Justin.tv launched, but didn’t think much of it. Then, Chris Pirillo put on a show which combined video streaming, irc chat, skype, free Read more about Ustream.tv Live Video Broadcasting[…]

7 Easy Steps to a Pimped Out Money Making WordPress Blog

Since I’ve started putting a serious effort into blogging I have created a checklist to make my new WordPress blogs more pimped out and optimized than the default install gives. These steps will improve search engine optimization, looks, and help you better monitize your WordPress Blog. If anyone would like to add to this list, Read more about 7 Easy Steps to a Pimped Out Money Making WordPress Blog[…]

Blog Profile: The Crazy Rants of Samantha Burns

1 – What is your blog name and URL? The Crazy Rants of Samantha Burns www.samanthaburns.com 2 – How much traffic do you get on an average month? 18,000 to 19,000 visitors per month and more depending on whether I have an ad running on another blog site. Right now, I’m letting them trickle in Read more about Blog Profile: The Crazy Rants of Samantha Burns[…]