Month: November 2005


Jagger, Google Analytics and the Future of Search & SEO

Two big things have just happened in Google-land: Jagger and Google Analytics. Together, these two events may have changed the face of search forever.


Microsofts main concerns: Google and Skype

Microsoft chairman Bill Gates is a concerned man these days. So concerned is Gates about the emergence of Google as a major player in the web services division that he sent a memo to his


Does Skype make sense for business?

Needs to be secure and reliable… By Sylvia Carr: Skype – the voice-over-IP software – is known for offering a way to make free calls anywhere in the world. Its friendly user interface, which you


Australia Hosting Services 2005-2009 Forecast

by Tim Sheedy, Margaret Banaghan, Patrik Bihammar : This IDC study presents the 2005?2009 market sizing and spending forecast for the Australia systems infrastructure service provider (SISP) market, together with supporting analyses of the underlying


Googles Jagger Update – Dust Begins To Settle?

Ken Webster writes: What happened? Webmaster’s, site owners, online businesses and SEO companies everywhere have been desperately trying to decipher the fallout from the longest and most grueling algorithm update in the history of the


Fuels paradise? Power source that turns physics on its head

CyberBOB found this great article: It seems too good to be true: a new source of near-limitless power that costs virtually nothing, uses tiny amounts of water as its fuel and produces next to no


Jumpstart your Link Building (without getting sandboxed)

Andy Hagans writes : Link popularity has been written about ad nauseum, but most articles address the subject from a perspective circa 2001. The available information usually focuses on topics such as reciprocal linking or


Syctl.conf Hardening

Syctl.conf Hardening The purpose of syctl hardening is to help prevent spoofing and dos attacks. This short guide will show what I have found to be a good configuration for the sysctl.conf configuration file. The


What your choice of Linux distribution says about you

Many Linux newbies — or wanna-be newbies — get hung up over the choice of their initial distribution. We here at NewsForge have put a lot of thought into this, and have decided to share


Apache Updates HTTP Servers

By Sean Michael Kerner : New versions of both branches of the Apache Software Foundation’s (ASF) HTTP Web server are now available. Apache HTTP Server 1.3.34 and Apache HTTP Server 2.0.55 are both principally security