How to Add Homepage-only Links on WordPress Blogs

Advertising, How-To, Tips and Tricks
Selling textlinks is one way to earn from your blogs. You will encounter different direct advertisers and some of them have their own rules or specifications for link placement. One example is setting the links as homepage only. This means that the link will not be visible in any other pages of your site except for the homepage. By default, sidebar links in WordPress are globally visible or sitewide. You have to add some PHP codes to set a specific link with homepage only attribute. Here's the code: <?php if(is_home() && $post==$posts[0] && !is_paged()) { ?> "Insert homepage-only link or content here" <?php } ?> This script will work on .php files in the theme Editor but not on widgets. For sidebar files coded in php, you can simply add…
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The Benefits of Having an Impressive Resume

Careers, Tips and Tricks
If you are planning to look for a job, one of the first things that you have to do is make a resume. A resume contains information about you such as your education background, skills and or work experience and other background information. It is through this that a human resource of a company screens you if you are qualified to take a position available in their office. This means that your resume should contain information which can help you sell yourself to a company. But not all people pay much attention to what they put in their resume. They are often surprised that they did not get a particular job they are aiming for when they are confident that they wrote everything which took place about their lives. And…
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Blogsvertise Tips for More Blogging Opportunities

Blogging, Earning Online, Make More Money, Online Jobs, Paid-To-Write, Tips and Tricks
I chanced upon Blogsvertise newsletter while checking my inbox so I read the May news. Though the content is nothing new to me, I still feel that I have to share this to those who are not part of Blogsvertise yet. It covers: Spotlight on Content All Blogs on Deck Get Social with Blogsvertise Getting Your Tasks Approved - Tip Fresh Content Makes Your Blog Great Aside from knowing that Google Freshness update can affect your online visibility, it is really important to keep your blogs updated with new posts. Stop thinking about the search engine for once, and you'll realize that fresh content also matters to your readers. Don't you love it when they leave comments to your blog entry because you have an engaging content? Aside from sponsored…
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Internet Market Research Made Easy with Statista Online

Business, Social Media Marketing, Technology, Tips and Tricks
Monitoring your site's performance is a must if you want to know if you are reaching your target or accomplishing your goals. There are different websites and tools that you can use to check site statistics. The big question is, which of them is the most reliable. Other problems that you might encounter with some online tools are slow loading page, inconsistent algorithm and paid subscription. Among the popular statistic checker online are Alexa and SEOMoz. These two provide helpful information about a website. However, these are limited information since SEOMoz requires you to have a PRO account for you to see everything as well as with Alexa which recommends you to signup and create an account first for a details report. There are even other services offered as you…
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How to Disable the Recaptcha Images (Word Verification) in Blogger

Blogging, Tips and Tricks
I was busy blog hopping and joining online contests until some blogger issue interrupted me. The recaptcha image challenge or the word verification images were not loading at all. Not just on one blog but on all .blogspot or blogger blogs using this type of commenting system. I tried isolating the issue by checking my internet connection but it was fine. Other images were loading without any problem. I also disabled my antivirus to check if it was the one blocking the images but it was not. I just thought that Blogger might be having some issue so I let it pass and resume my blog commenting activity on Wordpress blogs instead. Then I checked some of the blogger blogs that I'm supposed to comment on. (I'm keeping a notepad…
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How to Add and Verify Your Site on Google Webmaster Tools

Blogging, How-To, Tips and Tricks
If you want to monitor your site's performance for free, it is a must to add them on Google Webmaster Tools. If you have Google account but haven't activated this service yet, you can still go ahead and do so. This will be a great advantage since you'll have access to more webmaster tools and you can always check pertinent information about your site. With the data presented to you, you can diagnose potential problems and improve the quality of your site. You can verify your site by adding or modifying any of the following: 1. meta tag 2. HTML file on your FTP 3. DNS TXT record 4. Google Analytics Code I choose uploading HTML file to my server because I find it really easy and convenient. Here is…
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GoDaddy Domain Price Increase Notification

Money-Saving Tips, Tips and Tricks
Have you renewed your .COM domains? Better hurry before the domain prices increase starting January 15, 2012! On January 15, 2012, VeriSign, the registry for .COM, will increase prices by 7%. The increase will be passed to registrars like GoDaddy and then, unfortunately, to consumers like you. To avoid the increase, we advise you to renew your domain names by January 14, 2012 and add another year to your current expiration dates. You also have the option to register or renew for multiple years and lock in long-term savings. - GoDaddy Promo Codes Blog Here are some of the latest GoDaddy promo codes that you may take advantage of: cjc599v $5.99.COMS!* *Applies to new domains, first year only. Offer may not be used for renewals or transfers. $5.99* .COM offer…
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How to Get High PR Links

Link Building, Tips and Tricks
Almost every webmaster wants to achieve a high page rank for his or her website. Even bloggers are striving hard to increase the PR of their blogs. Indeed, having high PR is very beneficial not only in terms of revenue. It also opens a lot of online opportunities that can give you a worthwhile experience. One way to achieve high page rank is to get backlinks from High PR Links. Authority sites usually have higher rankings. But being linked to such websites is very challenging. With this, another option is to join a network of high PR sites. Here are few things to do when trying to get high PR links from a network: 1. Check if PR is real and valid. 2. Choose unique domains or self-hosted blogs. 3.…
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How to Remove Blogger Navigation Bar (Blogspot Nav Bar)

Blogging, How-To, Tips and Tricks
By default, blogspot blogs are viewed with blue navigation bar at the top. This navigation bar is highly customizable but to completely hide it, you must modify the HTML codes. Why should you remove or hide it: It can compromise your blog. The report as spam link can cause false splog detection. It gives you more space at the top of the page. It makes your blog appear more professional and clean-looking. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="383" caption="You can easily hide that Blogger navigation bar..."][/caption] While it is more beneficial to remove the Blogger navigation bar, some bloggers consider keeping it for the following reasons: It allows quick access to Dashboard. It makes your blog easier to "Follow" even if you don't have Google Friend Connect installed. It provides you easy…
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How to Use NameCheap Domain Name on your .blogspot Blogs

Blogging, How-To, Tips and Tricks
With lots of Black Friday and Cyber Monday Domain Sale, you've probably acquired plenty of domains from multiple providers. When setting up blogs and using your new domains, there are different steps to follow for specific registrar. For GoDaddy domains, you may check the steps here - How to Use GoDaddy Domain Name on your .blogspot Blogs For NameCheap domains, refer to the instructions below. Here are the steps in setting up your NameCheap domain for your .blogspot or Blogger blogs: 1. Login to your Blogger account. On your Dashboard, click the "Settings" of the blog you would like to setup. Go to the "Publishing" tab. Click "Custom Domain" link. 2. Click "Switch to advanced settings". 3. Enter your domain name. Type the word verification code and click "Save Settings".…
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