Micro-Blogging With Tumblr
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Micro-Blogging With Tumblr

This past week I spent some time setting up a site using the micro-blogging (or tumblelogging) tool Tumblr. The service is extremely easy to use and definitely worth checking out if you are either looking to get into blogging but don’t relish the idea of writing long posts or are simply looking to create another site as an outlet for smaller bits of information.

The 3 Losses of Downtime
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The 3 Losses of Downtime

It is debatable whether this is more important for new bloggers or for established industry blogs, but one things for certain, every second of downtime costs you more than uptime would if you were on a more reliable host. Here’s a look at what you lose from downtime and how to prevent it.

Don’t Just Focus on Google
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Don’t Just Focus on Google

Why is it that we care about Google so much? I don’t mean caring about the company and what it does, rather I mean optimizing websites specifically for Google, trying to get ranked on Google more than any other search engine, and above all, advertising exclusively on Google.