Initially promising mid-October to enable SSL for all of their free customers, the company announced they have begun the roll-out today.
IFTTT, or If This Then That, is an online service that enables easy automation of systems that might not normally interconnect. One recipe that I’m using involves automatically posting new 404TS articles to a designated subreddit, /r/404techsupport.
I got access to the Google Domains beta and Amazon Route 53 expanded their external DNS to a registrar, so I wanted to create an overview of the services to anybody shopping around for a new registrar.
It doesn’t work to put a 790 pixel wide ad on a site that can shrink down to 300 pixels wide on a smaller device. Fortunately, Google has an answer with its responsive ad units, currently in beta.
Stream is a free WordPress plugin that allows you to remain informed of what goes on with your website.
Two years and nine months worth of income was lost for many Illinois-based Amazon Associates. The state chased many businesses out and lost the tax based on the affiliate income. All resulting from a law that the judicial branch ruled unenforceable.
“I am just in the process of learning to blog. So, I would like to know how to protect my words with copyright.”
The Solutions Gallery provides ready-made dashboards and reports to serve common purposes.
This new theme utilizes FontAwesome, an iconic font, to adapt to new locations and devices more easily. For example, the search magnifying glass, the RSS feed icon, and a few other icons around the site come from FontAwesome.
While implementing the new theme for 404 Tech Support recently, I was running tests through Pingdom’s full page test. Upon looking over the results, I saw a few external requests taking up time for Disqus, the third-party comment system I use. This isn’t a criticism of Disqus because they provide a useful service. While testing […]
While WordPress.org and other sites offer a great selection of quality free themes, I was also willing to pay for a reasonably priced premium theme. I ultimately paid for three.
Since mid-April, www.404TechSupport.com has been struggling through a significant decrease in traffic. The number of site visits has been cut in half and ad revenue has been reduced to about one-tenth. Most frustrating, I cannot find a reason for the change.