|Forum: Webmaster General|
|Displaying Topics 121 - 160 (533 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|121:|| Bingathon Challenge Update : Use Bing For A Month|
Users switch to Bing for the month of December and share their experiences.
|Dec 4, 2009|
|122:|| Proposal To Preserve Shortened URLs In The Event Of Failure|
"Companies participating in the archiving project will periodically record the short addresses they generate, along with the original sites they point to."
|Nov 25, 2009|
|123:|| Preventing Clickjacking With X-Frame-Options|
"X-Frame-Options is something web developers should know. Originally invented by Microsoft for IE8, but supported by a number of browsers, this idea might have more uses than what it was intended for originally."
|Nov 14, 2009|
|124:|| WiFi Alliance Says WiFi Direct Will Make Connections Easier|
"The Wi-Fi Alliance said it would soon finish work on a new specification called Wi-Fi Direct."
|Oct 15, 2009|
|125:|| Microsoft Executive Calls For A Rethink On Data Storage|
"The rules on the movement of electronic data around the world need an overhaul, according to a Microsoft executive."
|Oct 15, 2009|
|126:|| W3C Site Gets a Makeover||Oct 15, 2009|
|127:|| On Heels of Major Google Outage IBM Lowers Corp Email Costs|
...given that Google's service suffered a highly publicized outage that locked out corporate customers for nearly two hours last month. "Candidly, Google has shown itself to be weak" in some areas of e-mail.."
|Oct 2, 2009|
|128:|| Combatting Forum Spam Registrations|
"WebmasterWorld members help tackle the issue of forum spam registrations."
|Sept 25, 2009|
|129:|| Skype's Founders File Copyright Lawsuit Against eBay||Sept 18, 2009|
|130:|| Dump Site or Re-configure?|
"I have a site that is about 10 years old. The premise of the original .. very narrow niche .. content is no longer valid due to some changes in local laws."
|Sept 15, 2009|
|131:|| Bogon List: Reserved IP Addresses|
Did you just buy a never-used-before IP address that is essentially banned on the internet?
|Sept 1, 2009|
|132:|| Starting A New Business Venture Of My Own|
"WebmasterWorld Members discuss tips and ideas to help start a business of your own."
|Aug 30, 2009|
|133:|| Flash-Based Cookies Cause Privacy Concerns||Aug 20, 2009|
|134:|| eBay and Skype Dispute Rumbles On|
"EBay wrote in the quarterly filing that it recognized that pending litigation over the technology behind Skype could ultimately have an "adverse result," so it had begun to develop alternative software to the technology it licenses from Joltid Ltd for Skype."
|July 31, 2009|
|135:|| Traditional Postal Services Facing Serious Pressure In Part Due Electronic Document Distribution||July 30, 2009|
|136:|| When To Move To Dedicated Servers||June 17, 2009|
|137:|| Internet Ad Revenues Drop 5pct In Q1 2009||June 8, 2009|
|138:|| Internet Gambling Legalization Bill to Be Considered by U.S. Congress|
"The Massachusetts Democrat said his legislation "will enable Americans to bet online and put an end to an inappropriate interference with their personal freedom."
|May 5, 2009|
|139:|| Oracle To Purchase Sun Microsystems for $5.6bn Net|
"Sun Microsystems and Oracle Corporation announced today they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Oracle will acquire Sun common stock for a total of $5.6 billion net of Sun's cash and debt."
|Apr 20, 2009|
|140:|| CAPTCHAs Get Smarter||Apr 17, 2009|
|141:|| Get The Most Out of Your Site Contact Form|
"Some sites don't have it, some have a page with an email that you click and opens your email client, and some others put the email as a gif image to avoid being scanned on the web and receive spam. All of the previous cases are wasting the potential and benefits of a contact form."
|Apr 7, 2009|
|142:|| Web and Internet Ethics For Beginners|
"What are some common ethical traps that a noob may be tempted to fall into?"
|Mar 28, 2009|
|143:|| How To Make Bad Economic Times Less Bad|
"...just some simple tips to make these bad economic times a little easier."
|Mar 12, 2009|
|144:|| U.S. Politicians Propose Operators of Wi-Fi Keep Logs for Two Years|
"A provider of an electronic communication service or remote computing service shall retain for a period of at least two years all records or other information pertaining to the identity of a user of a temporarily assigned network address the service assigns to that user."
|Feb 20, 2009|
|145:|| Adobe Warns of Critical Vulnerability|
"A critical vulnerability has been identified in Adobe Reader 9 and Acrobat 9 and earlier versions. This vulnerability would cause the application to crash and could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system."
|Feb 20, 2009|
|146:|| U.S. January Search Share For Google Fell, With Gains For Others|
"Google saw its share of the search engine market in the United States fall slightly during January 2009, while its three largest rivals Yahoo, Microsoft and Time Warner's AOL each increased their shares."
|Feb 19, 2009|
|147:|| Webmaster Earns $10 Million Per Year in One Hour Per Day|
"How does he do it? He keeps things simple."
|Jan 15, 2009|
|148:|| Report: Online Bullying Is More of a Threat to Children Than Solicitation|
"...the report concluded that the problem of bullying among children, both online and offline, poses a far more serious challenge than the sexual solicitation of minors by adults."
|Jan 14, 2009|
|149:|| Top 25 Dangerous Coding Errors|
"The US National Security Agency has helped put together a list of the world's most dangerous coding mistakes."
|Jan 13, 2009|
|150:|| How To Stop Spam Submissions On Email Forms||Jan 8, 2009|
|151:|| Best WebmasterWorld Threads of 2008|
"A selection of WebmasterWorld best threads of 2008"
|Dec 23, 2008|
|152:|| Violating TOS Now, Legally, Appears The Same as Hacking|
"Web site terms of service, which end users universally ignore, suddenly have teeth: violating them is a federal hacking offense, punishable with jail time."
|Dec 1, 2008|
|153:|| Skype 4.0 Beta 2 for Windows Ready For Download|
"Skype has released 4.0 Beta 2 for testing today."
|Oct 1, 2008|
|154:|| World Wide Web Foundation|
"Sir Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web, unveiled today the World Wide Web Foundation, to fulfill a vision of the Web as humanity connected by technology."
|Sept 15, 2008|
|155:|| Internet Anonymity Being Reviewed By U.N. Agency With IP Traceback Initiative|
"The U.S. National Security Agency is also participating in the "IP Traceback" drafting group, named Q6/17, which is meeting next week in Geneva to work on the traceback proposal."
|Sept 12, 2008|
|156:|| More on The Pitfalls of Cached Pages and Internet Scrapers|
"Viewing these older versions of Web pages avoids the privacy risks discussed above: The copied pages are not on the company's Web site, so the company has no record of the researcher's activities."
|Aug 25, 2008|
|157:|| Your Website May Incriminate You: Lawyers Using Your Own Web Site Against You|
"The problem starts when you realize you may have content on your web site that could result in legal issues."
|Aug 25, 2008|
|158:|| Recaptcha: Is It The Next Step In Anti-Spam|
"Created by Luis von Ahn at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, the Recaptcha project scoops up words that optical character reading software has marked as unreadable by computers."
|Aug 18, 2008|
|159:|| Some Firms Tracking User Behaviour Without Explicit Consent|
"Several Internet and broadband companies have acknowledged using targeted-advertising technology without explicitly informing customers, according to letters released yesterday by the House Energy and Commerce Committee."
|Aug 12, 2008|
|160:|| U.S. Congress Expresses Interest in Web Privacy|
"We understand that many of the questions that you have posed to us and a number of other companies stem from concerns about that particular model for online advertising, but we believe that the vast majority of online advertisers, like Google, is not engaged in these practices."
|Aug 11, 2008|