The mainstream media’s big advantage over the rest of us is supposedly their ability to check facts and get to the ‘real’ story. In the aftermath of the bombings at the Boston marathon, some of the world’s most respected news organizations basically exposed this assumption as b.s.
Time for Windows XP users to upgrade. Microsoft will stop supporting the ancient operating system in one year.
In Joomla 2.5, the ‘Read More’ link includes the title of the article by default. This is basically pointless if the title is already displayed above the excerpt. In this post I explain how to stop the title from displaying with the Read More link. I also show you how to customize the link text.
Long urls are messy and ugly. Short urls are clean and really, really good looking. There are lots of url shorteners on the internet, but I wanted one with my own domain. So I made one.
Here’s an understatement: In contrast to WordPress … Joomla! is simply not quite as search engine friendly right out the box. After managing a Joomla! site for the past two-plus years, I’d put it more bluntly: Joomla! SEO sucks. But if you’re stuck with it, these eleven tips over on SEOMoz should help ease the pain.