|Forum: Webmaster General|
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|481:|| Major Sites Go Black on Result of DNS Issues Traced to Akamai|
"Starting at around 8:30 am EDT (12:30 UTC), a number of sources started to report a widespread Akamai DNS issue. Large web sites, which use Akamai for its DNS service, did no longer resolve. Effected sites are Yahoo, Google, Microsoft, Fedex, Xerox, Apple and likely many others."
|June 15, 2004|
|482:|| XP Has No Legs - 80% of Corporations Reject Microsoft XP|
"...a study in December found that 80 percent of companies still have some machines running Windows 95 or Windows 98...39 percent of desktops were running either Windows 95 or Windows 98."
|Apr 13, 2004|
|483:|| IE Based Attacks and Phishing Increasing|
"...the biggest percentage jump of any of the 15 threat categories posed to the nearly 900 IT professionals polled."
|Apr 12, 2004|
|484:|| Time Warner Shopping AOL to Microsoft?|
Rumors circulating that Time Warner is proposing selling AOL to Microsoft.
|Mar 19, 2004|
|485:|| Windows Security - Are You Up to Date?|
"In light of recent events I have had to take a good serious look at my PC security and how I can make sure that it stays secure."
|Feb 24, 2004|
|486:|| New Windows Virus Running Hard - Novarg Worm|
Significant outbreak of a new Windows virus named Novarg found running hard in wild.
|Jan 27, 2004|
|487:|| Lycos Discontinues Communities|
The once mighty search engine power house, gives the high maintenance clubs the boot.
|Jan 26, 2004|
|488:|| Year End Tax Deadline Looms|
You still have 3 calendar days to work up those prelim tax figures and take action this year.
|Dec 29, 2003|
|489:|| Creating a Good Email Signature||Nov 5, 2003|
|490:|| DHTML Hover Ads - New Alternative to Pop Ups?||Oct 30, 2003|
|491:|| Background Music on Web Pages|
Back button offense, or secret key to higher ROI?
|Oct 28, 2003|
|492:|| VeriSign to Restart SiteFinder|
VeriSign Double Dares ICANN to do something while it restarts Sitefinder. The net watches and asks the ultimate question, does ICANN have a spine?
|Oct 16, 2003|
|493:|| Earthlink Introduces Spyware Blocker|
First major US ISP to take a stand against spyware.
|Oct 8, 2003|
|494:|| ICAAN Spanks VeriSign over Wildcards|
"VeriSign's change appears to have considerably weakened the stability of the Internet, introduced ambiguous and inaccurate responses in the DNS, and has caused an escalating chain reaction of measures and countermeasures that contribute to further instability. VeriSign's change has substantially interfered with some number of existing services which depend on the accurate, stable, and reliable operation of the domain name system."
|Oct 3, 2003|
|495:|| Open Office Updates to v1.1|
The powerhouse free office suite updates to version v1.1.
|Oct 2, 2003|
|496:|| W32.Sobig.F@mm Virus Makes a Major Comeback|
"..symantec has just upgraded it to nearly the same level as the blaster."
|Aug 20, 2003|
|497:|| msblast.exe - New Virus in the Wild and Propogating.||Aug 11, 2003|
|498:|| What's your Traffic like this Summer?||July 10, 2003|
|499:|| Where do you go for inspiration?|
So where do you start, when you're ready to design a new site? How do you keep things fresh and exciting, without reinventing the wheel? How do you design a new site to make it both (a) familiar and usable to your audience, and (b) more than just a rehash of something that was inadequate to begin with?
|July 2, 2003|
|500:|| Whew! Court Rules in Favor of Bloggers, Forums, and Email Lists|
Bloggers, Email Lists, and Forums Less Likely to be Sued
|June 30, 2003|
|501:|| To go Dual Processor or Not to go Dual Processor|
Building a new server from the ground up.
|Mar 24, 2003|
|502:|| Internet Usage Up 3 Fold Today|
"Internet usage spiked two to three times higher than normal...[today]"
|Mar 20, 2003|
|503:|| DealTime buying Epinions|
DealTime, which quietly purchased Shopping.com from CMGI last year, has acquired Epinions for stock.
|Mar 12, 2003|
|504:|| Judges rule that COPA restricts free speech.|
"It's clear that the law would make it a crime to communicate a whole range of information to adults,"
|Mar 8, 2003|
|505:|| Young Adults To Traditional Media: Access Denied|
While the nightly national news has transformed itself into People Magazine, young adults have been turning it off in record numbers.
|Feb 15, 2003|
|506:|| Statmarket Survey: Random Surfing A Dying Sport|
"...over 64 percent of Internet users arrived at sites by direct navigation."
|Feb 10, 2003|
|507:|| Using Website for Collateral|
Does your banker know the value of your .com?
|Feb 8, 2003|
|508:|| What Goes into Forum Up Keep?|
Forums can be management intensive. What goes into the day-to-day operations of a forum?
|Feb 4, 2003|
|509:|| Can You Trust Your Web Host?|
It is the nagging question that confronts all webmasters from time-to-time, "can I trust my host with my private data"? Here's one webmasters shocking story.
|Jan 14, 2003|
|510:|| The Webmasters Top Stories of 2002|
"2002 is almost over and we can look back on it noting many important events which have changed our jobs as webmasters and SEO professionals."
|Dec 31, 2002|
|511:|| Internet Cold War Heats Up|
"The ruling from Australia's highest court on Tuesday, that content created in one country can be subject to the laws of another country..."
|Dec 14, 2002|
|512:|| MSN Search Exec Accused of Fraud|
"Feussner, 32, of Sammamish, was arrested at Microsoft's Redmond campus yesterday ... director of retrieval technology, was in charge of the search engines at Microsoft.com"
|Dec 14, 2002|
|513:|| Alexa Toolbar Ratings Graphs|
In late September Alexa introduced a new set of traffic reporting displays for the sites it lists. It just might be the most accurate traffic measuring system on the net.
|Dec 8, 2002|
|514:|| What Should We Do With Excessive Site Traffic?|
When a site exceeds it's monthly bandwidth allotment, hosting can become a very expensive proposition.
|Oct 19, 2002|
|515:|| What Kind of Webmaster are You|
"...what impact the approach a webmaster brings to this craft might have on the success of their sites"
|Aug 20, 2002|
|516:|| Designing For An Accessible Site|
"Going through a few simple checks you can quickly get an idea how your page will look to a person with a disability."
|Aug 20, 2002|
|517:|| Why be a Webmaster?|
Is it the money or the chicks?
|June 26, 2002|
|518:|| Status Check - What Helps and What Hurts Ranking?|
Quarterly SEO status check on what is working and not working.
|June 26, 2002|
|519:|| Staring at a Monitor All Day|
"After working on a computer all day, my eyes and head ache. I have tried different monitors, different settings, and even checked my eyes, and nothing seems to help."
|June 15, 2002|
|520:|| Building Small Business Websites 101|
"Here are some ideas on how to go about building websites for the average small business. Many of us do this all day every day and some of the stuff here is very obvious but, I thought it might be useful to get some basic concepts outlined and perhaps you guys could add to it?"
|June 11, 2002|