Get Google Search Results With PHP – Google AJAX API And The SEO Perspective

January 5th, 2009

If you’ve ever tried to write a program that fetches search results from Google, you’ll no doubt be familiar with the excrutiating annoyances of parsing the results and getting blocked periodically. Run a couple hundred queries in a row and bam! – your script is banned until proven innocent […] Continue Reading…


Amusing Google Image Search Fail (Mildly NSFW)

January 3rd, 2009

As I discovered just a few minutes ago, Google Image Search has a feature that lets you restrict your search only to images that contain faces. However, it looks like the algorithm still has a few kinks to be worked out… Take a look at the first result of […] Continue Reading…


Tree Link Update

January 2nd, 2009

December has just passed, so here’s and update on my experimental charity project. According to my stats, the Tree Link received nine links, which means I have to sponsor nine new trees. That’s not a lot, but it’s a start. And, since it’s New Year (more or less), […] Continue Reading…


Aligning Images In RSS Feeds

December 31st, 2008

When inserting an image into a post, WordPress lets you choose an alignment (left/right/center/none) and even add a caption. This usually works well when viewing the post on the blog itself, but will often look messed-up in the RSS feed. Basically, the image becomes unaligned and breaks the intended […] Continue Reading…


Top 10 WordPress Plugin Developers

December 28th, 2008

As the year is coming to an end, perhaps it’s time for a different kind of “Top X” post. Instead of a list of new WP plugins to try out, here are the top plugin authors – the brilliant people who create outstanding tools and share them with the […] Continue Reading…