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.
Site speed matters to Google ranking and, more importantly, your visitor experience. In an effort to speed up my site, I decided I needed to get 404TS back onto a content delivery network. A CDN typically has the advantage of loading content from a different host name for parallel downloads as well as serving the […]
Skimlinks is an automatic affiliate program that converts links on your site to affiliate links. It gives a website owner another source of revenue while providing the same useful links to visitors. I utilize Skimlinks on 404 Tech Support and Assume Awesome. It has worked out great and provides an independent source of revenue to […]
A previous theme of my WordPress site did not have a byline or any information on the post itself to state who wrote the article. As this is a requirement to being compatible with Google Search Authorship, I sought different ways to correct the omission. I could edit the theme to add a simple line […]