The Game

The connection between computer games and computer based work has always fascinated me. I have been a computer geek since I got my first computer, an Atari 400 and ever since, split my time between playing video games, programming and productivity work. Personally I never saw that much of a difference in what I was(…)

Are You Putting Preciprocation To Work For YOU?

Are You Putting Preciprocation To Work For YOU?

It is utterly baffling that so many people believe the online world is any different from the “real” world. Those who are technically minded often think that new innovations and technologies are all about changing people’s fundamental behaviors or dealing with people in an entirely new way. Oh contraire, my friend. Some of the worst(…)

DNS propagation tool

While the concept of DNS is simple, the technical details are rather complex. Unless you work with DNS on a regular basis, the intricacies are probably a mystery.  Generally once DNS (for your website, server, computer etc) is configured, we forget about it and it just works – everyone is happy. But things happen and(…)

Case Study and SEO Tests added

Case Study and SEO Tests added

I have a serious whitehat SEO campaign going that I wanted to keep tabs on and I figure why not share the info. At the start I told the client I could offer no reassurance that it would produce any results. He had invested a lot of money into his site and was disappointed that(…)

Great DNS testing tool

Since that “other provider” went to a paid model and I am cheap this is a great service to have available. http://www.intodns.com/ I just needed to use this to diagnose an issue where a server was misconfigured. The domain registar had the correct IP addrresses for the nameservers, but the local zone on ther server(…)