Matt Cutts Video and a challenge

Is it really bad for your search rankings to submit your site to a lot of directories or not? This experiment might give the answer. . . . → Read More: Matt Cutts Video and a challenge

Google Analytics Help 1

I wrote previously about How to add google analytics to your wordpress blog and How to add google analytics to your blogger/ blogspot blog, describing how to add the analytics code to your templates directly. There are actually easier ways to achieve this, sorry, for coming up with this so late. This post describes only how to insert the google analytics code, for the rest, how to get it, etc, please refer to the two posts mentioned above. So here you go, some other, easier ways to insert the google urchin code into your blogs.

For Google Blogger / Blogspot Blogs This refers only to the ‘new’ blogger templates, not to the classic ones. Are there still some of those around?

OK, go to your Blogger Dashboard, click Layout > Page elements and add a new html / javascript gadget to your footer area. Copy and . . . → Read More: Google Analytics Help 1

How to make money with a personal blog?

A blog review and tips how to make money online with a personal blog that isn’t a niche blog. . . . → Read More: How to make money with a personal blog?

How to subscribe to a blog- the basics

Some time ago I got this question on another blog of mine: ‘How do I actually subscribe to one of your blogs?’ Actually there is more than one method to do this, depends what you prefer. So, doesn’t matter if it is a wordpress, blogger or whatever blogging platform blog, if you want to get a basic introduction in how to subscribe to a blog, grab a cool glass of something and enjoy the read 😉

What does ‘blog subscription’ mean? Basically it means that ‘something’ alerts you when one of your favourite blogs (or web sites!) gets updated. If you are like me and spend a lot of time in the internet than you discover a lot of interesting things. In the beginning, you just book mark them and check back on them when ever you remember and/ or have time. This leads to a couple of problems: Your . . . → Read More: How to subscribe to a blog- the basics

How to add google analytics to your blogger/ blogspot blog

Adding the google analytics code to your blogger template code is very easy, just follow these steps carefully:

1. You need a google account, if you don’t have one, create your free Google Account here.

2. Sign into your google account and go to Google Analytics and click on “Add Website Profile” at the bottom of the page, make sure that “Add a Profile for a new domain “ is ticked and enter the url of the blog/ site you want to analyse and hit finish. You are now presented on the next page with a piece of code. That is your google urchin tracking code. Ok, leave this window open and open a second window in your browser.

3. Go to the dashboard of your . . . → Read More: How to add google analytics to your blogger/ blogspot blog