Ramblings

I Do Not Recommend This

Last week (could have been the week before), a get rich quick e book bought a Google Sitematch ad on the blog. Normally, I don’t have problem with Sitematch advertisers but this advertiser used the headline “John Chow Recommends This”. I emailed the advertiser informing them that I do not endorse their product and told them to change the headline […]

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Wordpress

How To Make A Custom Home Page Title

I’ve received more than a few emails asking me how I got my blog home page to say “Make Money Online with John Chow dot Com” while all my other pages show the default title and blog name. Normally, WordPress shows the home page title as name of the blog and the tagline. In my case, it would be John […]

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The Net

Thursday Happenings On The Net

The Curse Of An Idea – A Frequent Mistake Michael Lemovitz from mindables! has posted an interest article call The Curse Of An Idea – A Frequent Mistake. It’s an interesting read. Michael helped me greatly in making the final spelling and grammar check on my new e book on making money by blogging. If you don’t have a copy […]

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The Net

Google Updating Algorithm

It looks like there is some kind of Google Algorithm update going on. I am no longer ranked number one for the term, “make money online.” Depending on the Google server you’re on, I’m anywhere from the 12th to 50th spot (thanks to everyone who alerted me BTW). It seems I’m not the only one affected by the latest change. […]

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Technology

Microsoft Announces Surface Computer

Check out this video showing off the new Microsoft Surface Computer. It’s pretty wild. A Surface computer is able to recognize physical objects from a paintbrush to a cell phone and allows hands-on, direct control of content such as photos, music and maps. Surface turns an ordinary tabletop into a dynamic surface that provides interaction with all forms of digital […]

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Ramblings

Must Remember To Check That Spam Folder

Normally, I check my spam folder everyday to see if any legit emails got flagged as spam by mistake. However, for the past few days, I have completely forgotten about it. I think this was due to my recent upgrade to Office 2007 (MS sent me a free copy). I guess I spent the past few days getting to know […]

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Ramblings

Make Money Online – Batch 77

Let’s take a break from the E Book stuff and post a batch of Make Money Online reviews. After all, I need to maintain my one batch per day or the backlog will keep backlogging. Right now, reviews are backlogged all the way to batch 80. I guess it’s a good thing I didn’t include the review my blog promotion […]

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