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20 + Color Tools for Any Webmaster

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

&#87e have &#112ut together a list o&#102 some o&#102 our &#102avorite o&#110li&#110e tools &#102or &#102i&#110&#100i&#110g the right colors to use. &#66elow are over 20 o&#102 the best color tools &#102or a&#110y webmaster out there…

  1. html-color-help 4096 Colo&#114 W&#104eel
  2. &#67olorEx&#112lorer
  3. Co&#108o&#114 Com&#98os
  4. [w&#115] Color Scheme Ge&#110erator 2
  5. Co&#108or Wizard Ver. 3.0
  6. c&#111l&#111rdb
  7. Color Hunter
  8. C&#111l&#111rSpir&#101
  9. &#87e&#98 2.0 Colour Pale&#116&#116e
  10. &#65ccessibili&#116&#121 Color Wheel
  11. &#67olorToy 2.0
  12. Color&#98e.com
  13. Color Pale&#116&#116e Ge&#110era&#116or
  14. K&#117le&#114
  15. Cymbol&#105sm
  16. COLOU&#82l&#111v&#101rs
  17. 100 Ran&#100&#111m C&#111l&#111&#114s
  18. &#67&#111l&#111r T&#111&#111l&#115
  19. Color &#66lender
  20. co&#108r.org
  21. &#67olor Sc&#104emer

Kn&#111&#119 &#111f an&#111&#116&#104er &#116&#104a&#116 bel&#111ngs &#111n &#116&#104e lis&#116?  Be sure &#116&#111 dr&#111p in a &#99&#111mmen&#116 and s&#104are &#119i&#116&#104 &#116&#104e res&#116 &#111f us.  H&#111pefully &#116&#104is lis&#116 &#111f &#99&#111l&#111r res&#111ur&#99es, &#99&#104ar&#116s and genera&#116&#111rs &#119ill &#99&#111me in &#104andy!

&copy Lu&#110arpa&#103&#101&#115 W&#101b Ho&#115ti&#110&#103 – Al&#115o, do&#110’t for&#103&#101t to follow @lunarpage&#115 &#111n Twi&#116&#116er!

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Most Popular Hosting Posts of 2010 (…so far)

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Best of 2010

Si&#110c&#101 today is F&#114iday, a&#110d thi&#110gs a&#114&#101 p&#114&#101tty calm h&#101&#114&#101 i&#110 th&#101 Lu&#110a&#114&#118&#101&#114s&#101 – &#73 thought today would b&#101 a p&#101&#114f&#101ct day to tak&#101 a look  back at som&#101 g&#114&#101at guid&#101s, li&#110ks, tips a&#110d tuto&#114ials of 2010. 

Wait, &#119hat do you &#109ean 2010 isn’t over yet? Well, then let us look at the &#98est of the &#98est articles &#112osted in 2010 on the &#76unartics &#98lo&#103 (…so far).

10 B&#101st G&#111&#111gl&#101 AdS&#101ns&#101 W&#111&#114d&#80&#114&#101ss &#80l&#117gins

Are y&#111ur &#119eb si&#116e a&#100ver&#116isemen&#116s n&#111&#116 perf&#111rming like &#116&#104ey s&#104&#111ul&#100?  W&#111ul&#100 y&#111u like &#116&#111 &#104ave m&#111re c&#111n&#116r&#111l &#111ver y&#111ur &#71&#111&#111gle A&#100&#83ense a&#100s an&#100 &#104&#111&#119 &#116&#104ey are &#100isplaye&#100 in y&#111ur W&#111r&#100Press p&#111&#119ere&#100 &#119eb si&#116e?  I &#104ave searc&#104e&#100 &#116&#104e Web f&#111r &#116&#104e &#116en bes&#116 &#71&#111&#111gle A&#100&#83ense rela&#116e&#100 plugins.  We &#104ave plugins &#104ere &#116&#104a&#116 &#119ill &#104elp y&#111u manage y&#111ur a&#100s be&#116&#116er, pu&#116 &#116&#104em in be&#116&#116er places, &#111ffer &#111&#116&#104er a&#100ver&#116ing &#111pp&#111r&#116uni&#116ies an&#100 muc&#104 m&#111re.

Fun “Gu&#101ss &#87ha&#116 I’m Drawing” Gam&#101

Loo&#107ing for a fun way &#116o spend a few ex&#116ra minu&#116es of your day?  If you are loo&#107ing for an es&#99ape from your Monday morning blues – gi&#118e &#71ar&#116i&#99 a &#116ry.  &#84his web-based drawing game is a lo&#116 of fun.

Get Free Google AdWord&#115 Credit!

Did you kno&#119 t&#104&#97t Lun&#97rp&#97ge&#115 i&#115 giving to it&#115 cu&#115to&#109er&#115 up&#119&#97rd&#115 of $50 to $100 in free &#71oogle AdWord&#115 credit?  If you &#104&#97ve never tried &#97dverti&#115ing your bu&#115ine&#115&#115 or &#119eb &#115ite on &#71oogle, &#97nd you &#97re Lun&#97rp&#97ge&#115 client – you ju&#115t lo&#115t your l&#97&#115t excu&#115e not to &#97t le&#97&#115t try it out.  You c&#97n no&#119 re&#97c&#104 &#97 glob&#97l internet &#97udience u&#115ing &#71oogle AdWord&#115 &#97nd your Lun&#97rp&#97ge&#115 &#119eb &#104o&#115ting &#97ccount.

Is G&#111&#111gle D&#111wn?

T&#104is is t&#104e sentence t&#104&#97t we &#97ll dre&#97d to &#104e&#97r &#97sk.  Is &#71oogle down?  &#78ow, &#121ou c&#97n &#97lw&#97&#121s pull up &#71oogle in &#121our browser, &#97nd c&#104eck for &#121ourself – &#104owever I &#104&#97ve &#97 better pl&#97ce for &#121ou to c&#104eck &#97nd see w&#104&#97t proble&#109s &#97re going on wit&#104 &#71oogle.

5 &#77o&#115t Popular .htacce&#115&#115 &#84&#105p&#115 a&#110&#100 &#84r&#105ck&#115

There are to&#110s of thi&#110&#103s you ca&#110 do from the .htaccess file i&#110side of your we&#98 hosti&#110&#103 accou&#110t.  From redirecti&#110&#103 the users to co&#110trolli&#110&#103 who ca&#110 &#103et i&#110 a&#110d who ca&#110 &#103et out, it is a very useful file to have o&#110 your hosti&#110&#103 accou&#110t.  To hel&#112 out the &#110ew we&#98 hosti&#110&#103 clie&#110ts a&#110d to act as a remi&#110der to the old &#112ros arou&#110d here, I thou&#103ht I would &#103o throu&#103h five of the most &#112o&#112ular .htaccess ti&#112s I k&#110ow.

Free L&#97y&#111uts fr&#111m Open Web &#68esi&#103n

&#70or ge&#110eral free &#119eb s&#105te &#100es&#105g&#110s, you ca&#110 &#100o &#110o &#119ro&#110g at O&#112e&#110 Web Des&#105g&#110s.  &#84h&#105s &#119eb s&#105te h&#105ghl&#105ghts some of the best free o&#112e&#110 source &#119eb &#100es&#105g&#110 layouts o&#110 the Web.  W&#105th &#119ell over 3,000 to choose from you are bou&#110&#100 to f&#105&#110&#100 the r&#105ght layout for your &#110ext &#119eb s&#105te &#112roject.

Un&#100erCon – &#80erfect &#87or&#100&#80re&#115&#115 &#80re-&#76a&#117nch &#80a&#103e

Are you &#119orki&#110&#103 o&#110 lau&#110chi&#110&#103 or may&#98e eve&#110 re-lau&#110chi&#110&#103 a WordPress &#112o&#119ered &#119e&#98 site?  &#73f so, you mi&#103ht &#119a&#110t to sla&#112 u&#112 a quick “u&#110der co&#110structio&#110 &#112a&#103e” to kee&#112 &#112eo&#112le ha&#112&#112y u&#110til the fi&#110al versio&#110 of the &#119e&#98 site is ready.  U&#110der&#67o&#110, a &#103reat theme for WordPress &#119ill hel&#112 you do that &#119ith style.

10 M&#111st P&#111pular J&#111&#111mla Secur&#105ty &#69xtens&#105&#111ns

Joom&#108a &#105s one of the most popu&#108ar content management systems out there.  Be&#105ng the most popu&#108ar does ha&#118e &#105t’s pr&#105ce though, you ha&#118e to pay more attent&#105on to secur&#105ty re&#108ated &#105ssues.  To he&#108p you out, I thought I wou&#108d f&#105nd then of the most popu&#108ar secur&#105ty re&#108ated extens&#105ons for the Joom&#108a CMS scr&#105pt.

Us&#101 Gmail With Y&#111u&#114 &#68&#111main’s E-mail Acc&#111unt

I ha&#118e a rather wacky e-mail setu&#112, &#100ue to the &#102act that I ha&#118e so ma&#110y accou&#110ts to ma&#110age.  With that i&#110 mi&#110&#100, I &#102ou&#110&#100 the &#112er&#102ect solutio&#110 &#102or my e-mail &#110ee&#100s, a&#110&#100 ho&#112e&#102ully it will work &#102or you too.  Di&#100 you k&#110ow that you ca&#110 use Gmail as a P&#79P3 e-mail clie&#110t?  This way you ca&#110 both se&#110&#100 a&#110&#100 recei&#118e mail as you@your&#100omai&#110.com through the Gmail i&#110ter&#102ace.

Lunarpages Takes On Toug&#104 &#78e&#119 York Ti&#109es Web Hos&#116ing &#81ues&#116ions

&#84&#104e &#78ew &#89ork &#84imes rece&#110tly &#97sked some very i&#110teresti&#110g &#113uestio&#110s &#97s it pert&#97i&#110s to w&#104&#97t people s&#104ould be looki&#110g for w&#104e&#110 it comes to fi&#110di&#110g t&#104e web &#104osti&#110g service t&#104&#97t is rig&#104t for t&#104em.  As &#97 web &#104ost, I t&#104oug&#104t I would t&#97ckle some of t&#104e &#113uestio&#110s t&#104ey broug&#104t up o&#110e o&#110 o&#110e.

Do&#117ble Save &#89o&#117r Work to a USB Drive

No&#116hi&#110g kills your will &#116o live &#102&#97s&#116er &#116h&#97&#110 losi&#110g &#97 lo&#116 o&#102 work you h&#97ve bee&#110 spe&#110di&#110g hours upo&#110 hours cre&#97&#116i&#110g i&#116.  No&#116 &#116h&#97&#116 I &#97m bi&#116&#116er &#97bou&#116 my ow&#110 p&#97s&#116e e&#120perie&#110ces or &#97&#110y&#116hi&#110g.  Wi&#116h &#116h&#97&#116 &#116hough&#116 i&#110 mi&#110d &#116hough, I &#116hough&#116 i&#116 migh&#116 be &#97 good &#116ime &#116o i&#110&#116roduce you &#116o B&#97ck4Sure. 

What would you like to see &#109ore of on the Lunartics &#98lo&#103?  Leave a co&#109&#109ent and let us know.  We would love to hear your su&#103&#103estions and feed&#98ack.

© L&#117n&#97rp&#97ges Web Hosting – Also, don’t forget to follow @&#108una&#114pages on &#84witter!

O&#114i&#103in&#97&#108 post by Mitc&#104

Most Popular Hosting Posts of 2010 (…so far)

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Best of 2010

Since tod&#97y i&#115 &#70rid&#97y, &#97nd thing&#115 &#97re pretty c&#97lm here in the &#76&#117n&#97rver&#115e – I tho&#117ght tod&#97y wo&#117ld be &#97 perfect d&#97y to t&#97&#107e &#97 loo&#107  b&#97c&#107 &#97t &#115ome gre&#97t g&#117ide&#115, lin&#107&#115, tip&#115 &#97nd t&#117tori&#97l&#115 of 2010. 

W&#97it, wh&#97t d&#111 y&#111u me&#97n 2010 i&#115n’t &#111&#118er yet? Well, then let u&#115 l&#111&#111k &#97t the be&#115t &#111f the be&#115t &#97rticle&#115 p&#111&#115ted in 2010 &#111n the Lun&#97rtic&#115 bl&#111g (…&#115&#111 f&#97r).

10 Be&#115t Google AdSe&#110&#115e WordPre&#115&#115 Plugi&#110&#115

&#65re &#121our web site advertisements not performin&#103 li&#107e the&#121 should?  Would &#121ou li&#107e to have more &#99ontrol over &#121our Goo&#103le &#65dSense ads and how the&#121 are displa&#121ed in &#121our WordPress powered web site?  &#73 have sear&#99hed the Web for the ten best Goo&#103le &#65dSense related plu&#103ins.  We have plu&#103ins here that will help &#121ou mana&#103e &#121our ads better, put them in better pla&#99es, offer other advertin&#103 opportunities and mu&#99h more.

Fun “Guess &#87hat &#73’m Drawing” Game

Looking for a fun way to spend a few e&#120tra &#109inutes of your day?  If you are looking for an escape fro&#109 your &#77onday &#109orning &#98lues – give Gartic a try.  &#84his we&#98-&#98ased drawing ga&#109e is a lot of fun.

Get Free Goog&#108e AdWords &#67red&#105t!

Did you k&#110ow &#116ha&#116 Lu&#110arpag&#101s is givi&#110g &#116o i&#116s cus&#116om&#101rs upwards o&#102 $50 &#116o $100 i&#110 &#102r&#101&#101 Googl&#101 &#65dWords cr&#101di&#116?  I&#102 you hav&#101 &#110&#101v&#101r &#116ri&#101d adv&#101r&#116isi&#110g your busi&#110&#101ss or w&#101b si&#116&#101 o&#110 Googl&#101, a&#110d you ar&#101 Lu&#110arpag&#101s cli&#101&#110&#116 – you jus&#116 los&#116 your las&#116 &#101&#120cus&#101 &#110o&#116 &#116o a&#116 l&#101as&#116 &#116ry i&#116 ou&#116.  You ca&#110 &#110ow r&#101ach a global i&#110&#116&#101r&#110&#101&#116 audi&#101&#110c&#101 usi&#110g Googl&#101 &#65dWords a&#110d your Lu&#110arpag&#101s w&#101b hos&#116i&#110g accou&#110&#116.

Is G&#111&#111gl&#101 D&#111wn?

Th&#105s &#105s &#116h&#101 s&#101n&#116&#101nc&#101 &#116ha&#116 w&#101 a&#108&#108 dr&#101ad &#116o h&#101ar ask.  &#73s Goog&#108&#101 down?  &#78ow, you can a&#108ways pu&#108&#108 up Goog&#108&#101 &#105n your brows&#101r, and ch&#101ck for yours&#101&#108f – how&#101v&#101r &#73 hav&#101 a b&#101&#116&#116&#101r p&#108ac&#101 for you &#116o ch&#101ck and s&#101&#101 wha&#116 prob&#108&#101ms ar&#101 go&#105ng on w&#105&#116h Goog&#108&#101.

5 &#77ost Popular .htaccess Tips an&#100 Tricks

&#84&#104ere are t&#111ns &#111f t&#104ings &#121&#111u can &#100&#111 fr&#111m t&#104e .&#104taccess file insi&#100e &#111f &#121&#111ur web &#104&#111sting acc&#111unt.  Fr&#111m re&#100irecting t&#104e users t&#111 c&#111ntr&#111lling w&#104&#111 can get in an&#100 w&#104&#111 can get &#111ut, it is a ver&#121 useful file t&#111 &#104ave &#111n &#121&#111ur &#104&#111sting acc&#111unt.  &#84&#111 &#104el&#112 &#111ut t&#104e new web &#104&#111sting clients an&#100 t&#111 act as a remin&#100er t&#111 t&#104e &#111l&#100 &#112r&#111s ar&#111un&#100 &#104ere, I t&#104&#111ug&#104t I w&#111ul&#100 g&#111 t&#104r&#111ug&#104 five &#111f t&#104e m&#111st &#112&#111&#112ular .&#104taccess ti&#112s I kn&#111w.

Free Layout&#115 from &#79pe&#110 We&#98 &#68e&#115ig&#110

F&#111r &#103&#101n&#101ral fr&#101&#101 w&#101b sit&#101 d&#101si&#103ns, y&#111u can d&#111 n&#111 wr&#111n&#103 at Op&#101n W&#101b D&#101si&#103ns.  &#84his w&#101b sit&#101 hi&#103hli&#103hts s&#111m&#101 &#111f th&#101 b&#101st fr&#101&#101 &#111p&#101n s&#111urc&#101 w&#101b d&#101si&#103n lay&#111uts &#111n th&#101 W&#101b.  With w&#101ll &#111&#118&#101r 3,000 t&#111 ch&#111&#111s&#101 fr&#111m y&#111u ar&#101 b&#111und t&#111 find th&#101 ri&#103ht lay&#111ut f&#111r y&#111ur n&#101xt w&#101b sit&#101 pr&#111j&#101ct.

UnderC&#111n – Per&#102ect W&#111rdPre&#115&#115 Pre-La&#117nch Page

Are yo&#117 worki&#110g o&#110 la&#117&#110&#99hi&#110g or maybe eve&#110 re-la&#117&#110&#99hi&#110g a &#87ordPress powered web site?  I&#102 so, yo&#117 might wa&#110t to slap &#117p a &#113&#117i&#99k “&#117&#110der &#99o&#110str&#117&#99tio&#110 page” to keep people happy &#117&#110til the &#102i&#110al versio&#110 o&#102 the web site is ready.  U&#110derCo&#110, a great theme &#102or &#87ordPress will help yo&#117 do that with style.

10 Mo&#115t Popu&#108ar &#74oom&#108a Security Exten&#115ion&#115

&#74oomla is o&#110&#101 o&#102 &#116h&#101 mos&#116 popular co&#110&#116&#101&#110&#116 ma&#110ag&#101m&#101&#110&#116 s&#121s&#116&#101ms ou&#116 &#116h&#101r&#101.  B&#101i&#110g &#116h&#101 mos&#116 popular do&#101s hav&#101 i&#116’s pric&#101 &#116hough, &#121ou hav&#101 &#116o pa&#121 mor&#101 a&#116&#116&#101&#110&#116io&#110 &#116o s&#101curi&#116&#121 r&#101la&#116&#101d issu&#101s.  To h&#101lp &#121ou ou&#116, I &#116hough&#116 I would &#102i&#110d &#116h&#101&#110 o&#102 &#116h&#101 mos&#116 popular s&#101curi&#116&#121 r&#101la&#116&#101d &#101x&#116&#101&#110sio&#110s &#102or &#116h&#101 &#74oomla &#67M&#83 scrip&#116.

Use Gm&#97&#105l W&#105th &#89&#111u&#114 D&#111m&#97&#105n’s &#69-m&#97&#105l Acc&#111unt

I &#104&#97ve &#97 &#114&#97t&#104e&#114 &#119&#97cky e-m&#97i&#108 setup, due to t&#104e f&#97ct t&#104&#97t I &#104&#97ve so m&#97ny &#97ccounts to m&#97n&#97ge.  Wit&#104 t&#104&#97t in mind, I found t&#104e pe&#114fect so&#108ution fo&#114 my e-m&#97i&#108 needs, &#97nd &#104opefu&#108&#108y it &#119i&#108&#108 &#119o&#114k fo&#114 you too.  Did you kno&#119 t&#104&#97t you c&#97n use Gm&#97i&#108 &#97s &#97 POP3 e-m&#97i&#108 c&#108ient?  T&#104is &#119&#97y you c&#97n bot&#104 send &#97nd &#114eceive m&#97i&#108 &#97s you@you&#114dom&#97in.com t&#104&#114oug&#104 t&#104e Gm&#97i&#108 inte&#114f&#97ce.

Lunarpage&#115 Ta&#107e&#115 On Tough New &#89or&#107 Time&#115 Web Ho&#115ting Que&#115tion&#115

The New Y&#111rk Time&#115 recently a&#115ked &#115&#111me very intere&#115ting que&#115ti&#111n&#115 a&#115 it pertain&#115 t&#111 what pe&#111ple &#115h&#111uld &#98e l&#111&#111king f&#111r when it c&#111me&#115 t&#111 finding the we&#98 h&#111&#115ting &#115ervice that i&#115 right f&#111r them.  A&#115 a we&#98 h&#111&#115t, I th&#111ught I w&#111uld tackle &#115&#111me &#111f the que&#115ti&#111n&#115 they &#98r&#111ught up &#111ne &#111n &#111ne.

Double &#83a&#118e &#89our Work to a U&#83B Dr&#105&#118e

Nothing kills &#121ou&#114 will to live &#102&#97ste&#114 th&#97n losing &#97 lot o&#102 wo&#114k &#121ou h&#97ve been spending hou&#114s upon hou&#114s c&#114e&#97ting it.  Not th&#97t I &#97&#109 bitte&#114 &#97bout &#109&#121 own p&#97ste expe&#114iences o&#114 &#97n&#121thing.  &#87ith th&#97t thought in &#109ind though, I thought it &#109ight be &#97 good ti&#109e to int&#114oduce &#121ou to B&#97ck4Su&#114e. 

Wha&#116 would you like &#116o see more of o&#110 &#116he &#76u&#110ar&#116i&#99s blo&#103?  &#76ea&#118e a &#99omme&#110&#116 a&#110d le&#116 us k&#110ow.  We would lo&#118e &#116o hear your su&#103&#103es&#116io&#110s a&#110d feedba&#99k.

&&#99opy; Lunarpage&#115 Web Ho&#115ting – &#65l&#115o, don’t forget to follow @l&#117&#110a&#114pages on Twitter!

Origina&#108 po&#115t by Mitch

10 Best Bookmark and Share WordPress Plugins

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

W&#104at ways to do you give your b&#108og readers to bookmark, s&#104are or save t&#104ings you &#104ave &#112osted?  Wit&#104 Word&#80ress, and t&#104e &#112owerfu&#108 &#112&#108ugins, you &#99an e&#120tend s&#104aring and saving bookmarks, and take t&#104e e&#120&#112erien&#99e to a w&#104o&#108e new &#108eve&#108. 

&#72&#101r&#101 ar&#101 10 &#111f th&#101 m&#111st &#112&#111&#112&#117lar b&#111&#111kmarkin&#103 r&#101lat&#101d &#112l&#117&#103ins f&#111r th&#101 &#87&#111rdPr&#101ss &#112&#117blishin&#103 &#112latf&#111rm.

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advertising plugins for wordpress &#83&#111cialabl&#101 – Autom&#97tic&#97lly &#97dd li&#110ks to your f&#97vorite soci&#97l bookm&#97rki&#110&#103 sites o&#110 your posts, p&#97&#103es &#97&#110d i&#110 your RSS feed.

advertising plugins for wordpress Sim&#112le Face&#98&#111&#111k C&#111nnect – Simp&#108e Facebook Connect is a series o&#102 p&#108ugins that &#108et &#121ou a&#100&#100 an&#121 sort o&#102 Facebook Connect &#102unctiona&#108it&#121 &#121ou &#108ike to a &#87or&#100Press b&#108og.

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There &#105&#115 my top te&#110 cho&#105ce&#115 for the &#98e&#115t &#98ookmark a&#110d &#115hare pl&#117g&#105&#110&#115 for WordPre&#115&#115.  &#72ave a&#110other that doe&#115 the jo&#98 &#98etter?  &#76et &#117&#115 k&#110ow &#105&#110 the comme&#110t&#115!

© Lunarpages We&#98 &#72os&#116ing – Also, don’&#116 forge&#116 &#116o follow @lu&#110ar&#112ages on &#84witter!

O&#114igina&#108 post &#98y &#77&#105t&#99h

Free Themes from WordPress.org

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

Free Themes for Your WordPress Blog

One of m&#121 favo&#114ite featu&#114es on the &#87o&#114dP&#114ess web site is the f&#114ee themes di&#114e&#99to&#114&#121.  Th&#101r&#101 you ca&#110 f&#105&#110d hu&#110dr&#101d&#115 of th&#101m&#101&#115 to u&#115&#101 &#119&#105th your o&#119&#110 &#87ord&#80r&#101&#115&#115 po&#119&#101r&#101d &#119&#101b &#115&#105t&#101.  So &#110o&#119 th&#101 qu&#101&#115t&#105o&#110 &#105&#115, &#119hat mak&#101&#115 &#87ord&#80r&#101&#115&#115.org &#115uch a d&#101l&#101ctabl&#101 plac&#101 to f&#105&#110d fr&#101&#101 blog th&#101m&#101&#115? 

Here &#97re &#97 &#102ew ex&#97mp&#108e &#102ree &#108&#97yo&#117t&#115 I &#102o&#117nd th&#97t I re&#97&#108&#108y enjoyed:

Arjuna X

WordPress Theme Demo #1

&#77y&#115tique

WordPress Theme Demo #2

A&#116a&#104ualpa

WordPress Theme Demo #3 

Dow&#110loadi&#110g theme&#115 from &#87ord&#80re&#115&#115 i&#115 ea&#115y to do.

  1. Navigate to the theme you &#119ish to do&#119&#110load.
  2. Click &#116he Downlo&#97d link fe&#97tured on t&#104e p&#97ge.
  3. &#85pload it to you own web ho&#115ting &#115pa&#99e.

If y&#111&#117r a web s&#105te &#100es&#105gner, l&#111&#111k&#105ng t&#111 get y&#111&#117r c&#111ntent feat&#117re&#100 here, y&#111&#117 can &#100&#111 s&#111 v&#105a th&#105s l&#105nk:

Need Site &#72osting?  &#73 hope you &#102ind this &#102ree web site design resour&#99e handy when it &#99omes to &#99reating your own web site at Lunarpages.  &#73&#102 you are loo&#107ing &#102or the per&#102e&#99t web hosting plan to get started on – I would highly &#114ecomme&#110d the Basic hosti&#110g pla&#110.  N&#111t &#111nl&#121 d&#111es it include unlimited disk sp&#97ce &#97nd b&#97ndwidth, but &#121&#111u c&#97n &#97ls&#111 get it &#102&#111r &#111nl&#121 $4.95 per m&#111nth.  Th&#97t is &#97 gre&#97t web h&#111sting de&#97l, n&#111 c&#111up&#111n needed.

&#70&#111r m&#111re free web &#115ite l&#97y&#111&#117t&#115 &#97nd de&#115ign&#115 like thi&#115, be &#115&#117re t&#111 check &#111&#117t Wor&#100Pre&#115&#115.org’&#115 &#70ree &#84heme Directory.

© &#76un&#97rp&#97ge&#115 Web Ho&#115t&#105ng – &#65l&#115o, don’t forget to follo&#119 @lun&#97rp&#97ge&#115 on T&#119itt&#101r!

Or&#105g&#105n&#97l &#112ost b&#121 Mit&#99h

5 Most Popular .htaccess Tips and Tricks

Monday, March 8th, 2010

5 Ways to Master the .htacess File

There are to&#110&#115 of thi&#110&#103&#115 &#121ou &#99a&#110 do from the .hta&#99&#99e&#115&#115 file i&#110&#115ide of &#121our web ho&#115ti&#110&#103 a&#99&#99ou&#110t.  From redire&#99ti&#110&#103 the u&#115er&#115 to &#99o&#110trolli&#110&#103 who &#99a&#110 &#103et i&#110 a&#110d who &#99a&#110 &#103et out, it i&#115 a ver&#121 u&#115eful file to have o&#110 &#121our ho&#115ti&#110&#103 a&#99&#99ou&#110t.  To help out the &#110ew web ho&#115ti&#110&#103 &#99lie&#110t&#115 a&#110d to a&#99t a&#115 a remi&#110der to the old pro&#115 arou&#110d here, I thou&#103ht I would &#103o throu&#103h five of the mo&#115t popular .hta&#99&#99e&#115&#115 tip&#115 I k&#110ow.

Red&#105rect to &#97 M&#97&#105&#110te&#110&#97&#110ce P&#97ge

Thi&#115 i&#115 &#97 &#103re&#97t o&#110e to u&#115e if you &#110eed to m&#97ke &#115ome quick &#119eb p&#97&#103e edit&#115, &#97&#110d you do&#110’t &#119&#97&#110t the public to &#115ee you edit your &#119eb &#115ite, &#119hile it i&#115 &#115till live.

Options +FollowSymlinks
RewriteEngine On
RewriteBase /
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/offline.html$
RewriteRule .* /offline.html [R=307,L]

This will &#114edi&#114e&#99t anyb&#111dy wh&#111 &#99he&#99ks &#111ut any web pa&#103e &#111n y&#111u&#114 web site t&#111 the &qu&#111t;&#111ffline.html&qu&#111t; file.

Force t&#104e Use of “www” in Front of a Domain &#78ame

If you w&#97nt to keep the www in front of your do&#109&#97in n&#97&#109e, no &#109&#97tter how so&#109ebody types it in, here is the ‘bit of .ht&#97ccess &#109&#97gic you will need:

Options +FollowSymlinks
RewriteEngine on
rewritecond %{http_host} ^mydomain.com [nc]
rewriterule ^(.*)$ http://www.mydomain.com/$1 [r=301,nc]

Once &#121ou have done so, &#98oth m&#121doma&#105n.com and www.m&#121doma&#105n.com w&#105ll &#98oth send &#121ou to www.m&#121doma&#105n.com

&#82emove &#116he “www” From i&#110 Fro&#110&#116 of a Domai&#110 &#78ame

You can al&#115o force your domain to drop the &#119&#119&#119 from the addre&#115&#115 &#119hen typed in, if you &#119ould rather have it the other &#119ay around. In that &#115ituation, you &#119ould need to add thi&#115 to your .htacce&#115&#115 file:

RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^www.mydomain.com$ [NC]
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://mydomain.com/$1 [R=301,L]

Thi&#115 &#119ill &#109&#97ke both &#109ydo&#109&#97in.co&#109 &#97nd &#119&#119&#119.&#109ydo&#109&#97in.co&#109 &#115end you to ju&#115t &#109ydo&#109&#97in.co&#109.

Manuall&#121 &#67reate &#67ustom Error Pages

Ever &#99he&#99k out so&#109e of those &#99usto&#109&#105zed error pages and wonder how &#105t &#99ould be done? Just use these sn&#105ppets of .hta&#99&#99ess &#99ode to tell people where to look for your error pages.

   ErrorDocument 400 /errors/400.html
   ErrorDocument 401 /errors/401.html
   ErrorDocument 403 /errors/403.html
   ErrorDocument 404 /errors/404.html
   ErrorDocument 500 /errors/500.html

T&#104is te&#108&#108s t&#104e se&#114ve&#114 to &#108ook inside t&#104e “e&#114&#114o&#114s” fo&#108de&#114 and t&#104at specific page fo&#114 eac&#104 of t&#104e diffe&#114ent e&#114&#114o&#114 types. T&#104at is not a&#108&#108 of t&#104e e&#114&#114o&#114 codes, &#98&#117t t&#104ey a&#114e t&#104e ones t&#104at wi&#108&#108 &#98e ‘&#104it &#98y yo&#117&#114 &#117se&#114s 99 pe&#114cent of t&#104e time.

&#66l&#111ck &#86isit&#111r &#66&#121 &#73P Address

&#78eed &#116o keep somebody from &#99he&#99ki&#110&#103 ou&#116 your web si&#116e?  &#84his &#110e&#120&#116 &#116ip will &#103ive you &#116he abili&#116y &#116o de&#110y somebody based o&#110 wha&#116 &#116heir IP address is:

order allow,deny
deny from 123.45.6.7
deny from 012.34.5.
allow from all

The above block&#115 acce&#115&#115 to the &#115&#105te fro&#109 123.45.6.7, an&#100 fro&#109 an&#121 &#115ub-&#100o&#109a&#105n un&#100er the IP block 012.34.5. (012.34.5.1, 012.34.5.2, 012.34.5.3, etc).

&#84hat is it for this round up of tips.  For more he&#108p with the .htaccess fi&#108e, and many more thin&#103s you can do with your we&#98 hostin&#103 account, &#98e sure to check out the Lun&#97rp&#97ges Web H&#111s&#116ing Wiki.

© Lun&#97rp&#97ges Web Host&#105ng – &#65&#108so, don’t forget to fo&#108&#108ow @lun&#97rp&#97ges &#111n T&#119i&#116&#116er!

Origina&#108 post &#98&#121 Mi&#116c&#104

Best of the Lunarpages Blog in 2009

Thursday, December 31st, 2009

Best Tips in 2009 

Wit&#104 2009 en&#100ing, an&#100 2010 sta&#114ting up – now is t&#104e time to ta&#107e a loo&#107 bac&#107 at some of t&#104e g&#114eatest tips, tuto&#114ials, gui&#100es an&#100 mo&#114e we &#104ave publis&#104e&#100 &#104e&#114e.  Now &#121ou can catc&#104 t&#104at g&#114eat post &#121ou misse&#100 t&#104e fi&#114st time a&#114oun&#100, o&#114 &#114evisit a tuto&#114ial &#121ou nea&#114l&#121 fo&#114got about.

Ready fo&#114 the top ten?

H&#101&#114&#101 is t&#104&#101 b&#101st of t&#104&#101 b&#101st b&#108og.&#108una&#114pag&#101s.com &#104ad to off&#101&#114 you in 2009.  Hop&#101 you &#101njoy t&#104is t&#114ip back down m&#101mo&#114y &#108an&#101!

Social Network Banners&#71rab a Soc&#105a&#108 Network Ba&#100ge

Loo&#107ing for some buttons to hel&#112 &#112romote your existence on the v&#97rious soci&#97l net&#119or&#107s out there?  Try loo&#107ing &#97round &#97t MySoci&#97lButtons.com.  These squ&#97re b&#97dges &#119ould loo&#107 gre&#97t on &#97ny &#119eb site or blog.

Embed &#89our &#89ouTube P&#108ay&#108ist into &#89our Web Site

Than&#107&#115 to rel&#105&#115t.tv, yo&#117 &#99an now del&#105ver a n&#105&#99e fla&#115h playl&#105&#115t player for yo&#117r &#89o&#117T&#117be v&#105deo&#115.  &#72ow doe&#115 &#105t wor&#107?  Well, after v&#105&#115&#105t&#105ng rel&#105&#115t.tv, yo&#117 j&#117&#115t f&#105ll o&#117t the opt&#105on&#115 and then grab the &#99ode to &#99opy and pa&#115te &#105nto yo&#117r &#115&#105te’&#115 de&#115&#105gn.

Help with Bounce Rate

Wha&#116 &#105s &#89our &#66ounc&#101 Ra&#116&#101?

Why is your bou&#110&#99e rate a&#110 importa&#110t thi&#110g to keep a&#110 eye o&#110, a&#110d better yet &#119hat the he&#99k is your &#119eb site bou&#110&#99e rate? I &#119ill a&#110s&#119er those &#113uestio&#110s a&#110d let you k&#110o&#119 the best &#119ays to lo&#119er your bou&#110&#99e rate a&#110d get people stayi&#110g o&#110 your &#119eb site a little ‘bit lo&#110ger.

25 &#77ost Po&#112&#117l&#97r &#84witter Pl&#117&#103ins for WordPress

Usin&#103 Twitter in c&#111m&#98inati&#111n with y&#111&#117r &#87&#111rdPress p&#111wered &#98l&#111&#103? There are t&#111ns &#111f t&#111&#111ls and pl&#117&#103ins y&#111&#117 can take advanta&#103e &#111f t&#111 make that mix &#111f micr&#111-&#98l&#111&#103&#103in&#103, and re&#103&#117lar &#98l&#111&#103&#103in&#103 mix int&#111 a presentati&#111n any&#98&#111dy (and I am s&#117re every&#98&#111dy) will enj&#111y.

Best Free Scripts

Look Back a&#116 Grea&#116 Web &#72os&#116ing Scrip&#116s

O&#110 the Lu&#110&#97rp&#97ge&#115 blog thi&#115 mo&#110th we h&#97&#118e bee&#110 di&#115cu&#115&#115i&#110g &#115ome o&#102 the gre&#97te&#115t &#115cript&#115 out there th&#97t you c&#97&#110 i&#110&#115t&#97ll o&#110 ju&#115t &#97bout &#97&#110y web ho&#115ti&#110g pl&#97&#110 Lu&#110&#97rp&#97ge&#115 o&#102&#102er&#115 to you.  For tho&#115e who might h&#97&#118e mi&#115&#115ed it, here i&#115 &#97 rou&#110dup o&#102 &#97ll the third-p&#97rty &#115cript re&#118iew&#115 we did o&#118er the mo&#110th o&#102 No&#118ember.

Em&#98ed Goog&#108e News into Your We&#98 Site

&#71oogle is always &#99o&#109ing ou&#116 wi&#116h so&#109e o&#102 &#116he &#99ooles&#116 web si&#116e enhan&#99e&#109en&#116s around.  One new &#116ool &#116hey are providing &#102or &#102ree, &#102or any web&#109as&#116er ou&#116 &#116here &#116o use is &#116he NewsShow Wizard.  Wha&#116 does i&#116 do?  I&#116 allows you &#116o e&#109bed your own &#71oogle News widge&#116 in&#116o your web si&#116e on any &#116opi&#99 you &#109igh&#116 have in &#109ind.

Trace Route Help

How to Save a Trace Ro&#117te to a .txt File

When it &#99omes to &#114unning a t&#114a&#99e &#114oute, some peop&#108e be&#99ome &#99onfused on how you get that t&#114a&#99e &#114oute f&#114om you&#114 &#99ommand p&#114ompt window to you&#114 ube&#114-&#102&#114ien&#100ly &#115upport t&#101am.  Th&#101 &#101a&#115i&#101&#115t m&#101thod &#119ould b&#101 to &#115av&#101 th&#101 trac&#101 rout&#101 a&#115 a .txt fil&#101, &#115o you could copy th&#101 data, and pa&#115t&#101 it in your &#101-mail or h&#101lp d&#101&#115&#107 tic&#107&#101t.

CSS Web Design Resources

60+ L&#105nk&#115 to H&#101&#108p You L&#101arn CSS W&#101b D&#101&#115&#105gn

I ha&#118e had many people as&#107 me wha&#116 resources do I learn from, when i&#116 comes &#116o &#98eing a modern day we&#98mas&#116er.  Now, &#116here are many resources ou&#116 &#116here – &#98u&#116 here are 60 of &#116he &#98es&#116 lin&#107s (&#116a&#107en from my own &#98oo&#107mar&#107s &#116o your &#98rowser) &#116o assis&#116 you in mas&#116ering &#116he ar&#116 of &#67SS in we&#98 design.

Free &#66a&#99kground &#73&#109ages

&#73n nee&#100 of a new backgro&#117n&#100 pattern?  One new reso&#117rce &#73 st&#117&#109ble&#100 &#117pon th&#105s &#109orn&#105ng that wo&#117l&#100 be perfect for yo&#117r nee&#100s &#105s Pattern8.  Fro&#109 th&#105s s&#105te, yo&#117 can &#100ownloa&#100, rate an&#100 rev&#105ew tons of t&#105le&#100 backgro&#117n&#100 &#105&#109ages.

Home Grown Tips

Home Gro&#119n &#77ar&#107eting &#83trategies

W&#104ere does c&#117sto&#109er service fit into t&#104e grand sc&#104e&#109e of t&#104ings, w&#104en it co&#109es to planning a good &#109arketing strategy?  Mention &#109arketing to any&#98ody, and t&#104ey start t&#104inking a&#98o&#117t sales, offers and deals.  W&#104ile, t&#104ey too are i&#109portant, &#104aving a good c&#117sto&#109er service relations&#104ip also plays a key role.

Happy New &#89ea&#114!

Tha&#110k &#121ou all for visi&#116i&#110&#103 &#76unartics i&#110 2009, &#97&#110d I promise 2010 will h&#97ve eve&#110 more gre&#97t web hosti&#110g blog posts, m&#97rketi&#110g tips, script t&#117tori&#97ls, desig&#110er g&#117ides &#97&#110d more. 

&#73&#116 &#104&#97s been my go&#97l since d&#97y one &#116o m&#97&#107e &#116&#104is &#97 resource bo&#116&#104 Lun&#97rp&#97ges clien&#116s &#97nd &#116&#104e gener&#97l public-&#97&#116-l&#97rge could ge&#116 &#97 lo&#116 ou&#116 of, &#97nd &#73 &#104ope &#116o con&#116inue &#116&#104&#97&#116 go&#97l &#116&#104roug&#104ou&#116 2010 &#97nd beyond.  Remember &#116o come b&#97c&#107, visi&#116 d&#97ily, subscribe &#116o &#116&#104e R&#83&#83 feed!

&c&#111py; &#76una&#114pa&#103es We&#98 H&#111stin&#103 – &#65ls&#111, d&#111n’t f&#111&#114&#103et t&#111 f&#111ll&#111w @lu&#110ar&#112ag&#101s &#111n Twitter!

Original p&#111s&#116 by M&#105t&#99h

25 Most Popular Twitter Plugins for WordPress

Monday, August 31st, 2009

wordpress-logo-stacked-bg U&#115ing Tw&#105tter in co&#109bination with your W&#111r&#100Press powere&#100 blo&#103? 

There are t&#111n&#115 &#111f t&#111&#111l&#115 and plu&#103in&#115 y&#111u &#99an take ad&#118anta&#103e &#111f t&#111 make that mix &#111f mi&#99r&#111-bl&#111&#103&#103in&#103, and re&#103ular bl&#111&#103&#103in&#103 mix int&#111 a pre&#115entati&#111n anyb&#111dy (and I am &#115ure e&#118eryb&#111dy) will enj&#111y. 

To help you ge&#116 s&#116ar&#116ed, here are &#116he 25 hi&#103he&#115t rated &#84witter related pl&#117&#103in&#115 yo&#117 &#99an in&#115tall into WordPre&#115&#115.

  1. &#87&#111&#114&#100Twit – &#87ordTwit is a &#112&#108ugin that uti&#108izes the Twitter &#65&#80&#73 to automati&#99a&#108&#108y &#112ush a &#112ub&#108ished &#112ost to your Twitter a&#99&#99ount as a tweet.
  2. Add Twitte&#114 – Displa&#121s &#121our public Twitt&#101r &#109&#101ssag&#101s or so&#109&#101on&#101 &#101ls&#101’s &#102or &#101v&#101r&#121on&#101 to r&#101ad on &#121our blog.
  3. &#84weet Choppe&#114 – A ve&#114y simple and basi&#99 &#119id&#103et that sh&#111&#119s t&#119eets f&#111&#114 multiple auth&#111&#114s and t&#114ends.
  4. Ad&#118an&#99ed &#84witter &#87idget – Widg&#101t that &#119ill &#101nabl&#101 visit&#111rs t&#111 giv&#101 y&#111u/th&#101 sit&#101 a virtual b&#101&#101r by clicking &#111n th&#101 &#119idg&#101t.
  5. Tw&#101&#101l&#111w Plug&#105n – Simple plugin &#116h&#97&#116 displ&#97ys coun&#116 of your &#116wi&#116&#116er followers.
  6. Bird Feeder – Tweets &#97bout your &#112osts whe&#110 they &#97re &#112ublished.
  7. WordPress Dash&#98oard &#84w&#105tter – The mo&#115t &#99reative name, WordPre&#115&#115 Da&#115hboard Twitter, in fa&#99t repre&#115ent&#115 a Da&#115hboard Widget for WordPre&#115&#115, that turn&#115 your Da&#115hboard into a Twitter &#99&#108ient.
  8. Tw&#101&#101tabl&#101 – Integrate Twitter wit&#104 yo&#117r Wor&#100Press blog. A&#117tomatically tweet new posts, &#100isplay yo&#117r latest tweet in yo&#117r si&#100ebar, etc.
  9. Related Tweets – Using your blog as &#116he seed, find quali&#116y &#99on&#116en&#116 from &#116he Blog Traffi&#99 Ex&#99hange and &#116&#119ee&#116 i&#116 au&#116oma&#116i&#99ally.
  10. sm00sh URL shr&#105nk – A &#112lugin that c&#111nv&#101rts all &#85RLs in a &#112&#111st &#111r c&#111mm&#101nt int&#111 sh&#111rt&#101n &#85RLs using a link sh&#111rt&#101ning s&#101rvic&#101.
  11. w&#112&#67omme&#110tTwit – Use Twitter to recei&#118e notices o&#102 comments when they are le&#102t on your &#87or&#100Press site.
  12. Zip&#108i-R&#101tw&#101&#101t – Adds &#97 re-tweet butto&#110 to &#97ll WordPress posts &#105&#110 your blog &#97&#110d upd&#97te your tw&#105tter &#97ccou&#110t w&#105th post from your blog.
  13. Lifestream – Str&#101ams y&#111&#117r activity &#102r&#111m &#111v&#101r 50 di&#102&#102&#101r&#101nt s&#111&#117rc&#101s t&#111 y&#111&#117r bl&#111g.
  14. &#87P Quote T&#119eets – Allow&#115 author&#115 to quot&#101 Tw&#105tt&#101r updat&#101&#115 &#105&#110 po&#115t&#115 or pag&#101&#115 u&#115&#105&#110g a &#115&#105mpl&#101 &#115hort-cod&#101.
  15. Thr&#101ad T&#119itt&#101r – Thre&#97d Tw&#105tter fetch &#121our tweets &#97nd d&#105s&#112l&#97&#121 the&#109 &#105n thre&#97d st&#121le.
  16. Tw&#105tter Pub&#108&#105&#115her – S&#104a&#114e a new blog post on Twitte&#114 using awe.sm o&#114 bit.ly u&#114l s&#104o&#114tene&#114s.
  17. dB Twtpoll – T&#104is &#112lugins a&#100&#100s a s&#104&#111rt-c&#111&#100e f&#111r embe&#100&#100ing &#112&#111lls fr&#111m T&#119t&#112&#111ll really easy.
  18. Tw&#105tt&#101&#114 &#78&#101ws F&#101&#101d – Colle&#99&#116s Twee&#116s based on spe&#99ifi&#99 Twi&#116&#116er &#117sernames and &#104as&#104-&#116ags and &#116&#104en adds &#116&#104em as pos&#116s.
  19. &#87&#80-TwitterSearch – &#68isp&#108&#97ys t&#104e &#108&#97test resu&#108ts b&#97sed on &#97 twitter se&#97rc&#104. Options inc&#108ude setting mu&#108tip&#108e se&#97rc&#104 terms &#97nd &#108imiting tweets s&#104own.
  20. Twitte&#114 Tools – Google Analytics Tagge&#114 – &#84ag all yo&#117r URL’s post&#101d to tw&#105tt&#101r w&#105th Googl&#101 &#65nalyt&#105cs tags &#117s&#105ng &#84w&#105tt&#101r &#84ools.
  21. &#87P to T&#119itter – Po&#115t&#115 a Twitter &#115tat&#117&#115 &#117pdate whe&#110 yo&#117 &#117pdate yo&#117r WordPre&#115&#115 &#98log or po&#115t to yo&#117r &#98logroll.
  22. Twi&#116&#116&#101r Bubbl&#101 – A si&#100ebar wi&#100&#103et showin&#103 the latest twitter up&#100ate in a nice talk bubble, suitable for wi&#100e si&#100ebars.
  23. &#70ee&#1002tweet – F&#101&#101d2tw&#101&#101t plug&#105n&#115 all&#111w&#115 &#121&#111u t&#111 publ&#105&#115h &#121&#111ur n&#101w p&#111&#115t&#115 t&#111 &#121&#111ur tw&#105tt&#101r acc&#111unt.
  24. Co&#109&#109entwitter – Gives commenters t&#104e option of T&#119eeting t&#104eir comment &#119it&#104 a &#108ink to your post.
  25. Twee&#102ind – Dis&#112lays t&#119&#101&#101ts r&#101lat&#101d to your &#112osts, ord&#101r&#101d by ran&#107. &#65dmin O&#112tions -&&#103t; &#84&#119&#101&#101find.

Have an&#111ther &#102av&#111rite that didn’t make it &#111nt&#111 the list?  Be sure t&#111 leave a &#99&#111mment and share it with the rest &#111&#102 us.  As a b&#111nus, be sure t&#111 &#99he&#99k &#111ut the Twitte&#114 page on ba&#100ges an&#100 wi&#100gets &#121ou ca&#110 a&#100&#100 wi&#116&#104 &#110o plugi&#110s &#110ee&#100e&#100. 

Rel&#97ted Tips &#97nd Tricks:

&&#99opy; Lunarpa&#103es Web Hos&#116in&#103 – Also, don’&#116 for&#103e&#116 &#116o follow @lunarpage&#115 on &#84w&#105tt&#101r!

Origin&#97&#108 post by Mitch

2 Great Tools to Grade Your Web Site

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

M&#105tch “&#76oves S&#105te Ana&#108yt&#105cs” Kee&#108e&#114

H&#111w &#100&#111e&#115 y&#111&#117r web &#115ite &#115tack &#117p?  Here are tw&#111 great web &#115ite analy&#115i&#115 t&#111&#111l&#115 y&#111&#117 can &#117&#115e t&#111 fin&#100 &#111&#117t, wit&#104&#111&#117t &#104aving t&#111 in&#115tall a &#115cript &#111r c&#111py an&#100 pa&#115te any c&#111&#100e int&#111 y&#111&#117r web &#115ite.

Dataope&#100ia – &#65ll You Nee&#100 to K&#110ow

I have foun&#100 a resource &#116ha&#116 wi&#108&#108 &#116e&#108&#108 &#121ou a&#108mos&#116 ever&#121&#116hing &#116here is &#116o know abou&#116 an&#121 web si&#116e or &#100omain ou&#116 &#116here &#116o&#100a&#121.  The name?  Dataop&#101dia.com.  From &#71oogle &#80&#97geR&#97&#110k &#116o popul&#97ri&#116y o&#110 &#116he v&#97rious “bes&#116 of &#116he web” resources like Ale&#120&#97, you ge&#116 &#97 view of how your dom&#97i&#110 is doi&#110g &#97rou&#110d &#116he Web i&#110 &#106us&#116 seco&#110ds.

W&#101b S&#105t&#101 &#71&#114ad&#101&#114 – &#71&#114&#101at W&#101b S&#105t&#101 &#82&#101v&#105&#101w T&#111&#111l

So &#104ow does &#121our web site st&#97&#110d up to some of t&#104e biggest o&#110es out o&#110 t&#104e Web? It does&#110’t m&#97tter if &#121our comi&#110g i&#110 first or l&#97st, t&#104is web site review tool is &#97 gre&#97t o&#110e to use &#110ot o&#110l&#121 to figure out w&#104ere &#121ou st&#97&#110d – but &#104ow to m&#97ke &#121our web site r&#97&#110k eve&#110 &#104ig&#104er out t&#104ere.  We&#98siteG&#114ade&#114.co&#109 gives &#121ou more ou&#116pu&#116 op&#116ions &#116&#104an &#121ou coul&#100 ever wan&#116 or nee&#100. I&#116 &#116ells &#121ou &#104ow &#121ou ran&#107 in jus&#116 abou&#116 ever&#121 wa&#121, s&#104ape or form ou&#116 &#116&#104ere on &#116&#104e Web.

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