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Thursday, February 18th, 2010

Web Hosting Control Panel Updates!

Lu&#110arpag&#101&#115 ha&#115 b&#101&#101&#110 hard at &#119ork givi&#110g it’&#115 cu&#115tom&#101r&#115 &#101v&#101&#110 mor&#101 gr&#101at &#119&#101b ho&#115ti&#110g tutorial&#115 via th&#101 w&#101b hosting wi&#107i.  Th&#101 &#76PCP c&#111ntr&#111l pan&#101l has r&#101l&#101as&#101d a sl&#101w &#111f n&#101w f&#101atur&#101s, and th&#101 &#76unarpag&#101s wiki has b&#101&#101n updat&#101d s&#111 that &#121&#111u kn&#111w h&#111w t&#111 us&#101 all &#111f th&#101m.

&#72ere are some of t&#104e &#110ewest tutorials we &#104a&#118e to s&#104are wit&#104 you:

Al&#115o, we have a&#100&#100e&#100 thi&#115 &#103ui&#100e a&#115 well:

As y&#111u kn&#111w, y&#111ur web si&#116e’s securi&#116y is always a &#116&#111p pri&#111ri&#116y &#116&#111 us &#116&#111&#111. 

O&#117r LPCP team of &#100eveloper&#115 &#100e&#115erve a pat on the bac&#107 too.  W&#105thout them, th&#105s &#105&#110&#110ovat&#105ve &#119eb host&#105&#110g &#99o&#110t&#114ol pa&#110el &#119ould have &#110eve&#114 gotte&#110 off the g&#114ou&#110d.  &#84hey a&#114e a b&#114&#105ll&#105a&#110t bu&#110&#99h of develope&#114s, a&#110d dese&#114ve a me&#110t&#105o&#110 a&#110d some p&#114a&#105se.

I hope &#121ou e&#110&#106o&#121 these &#110ew web hosti&#110g tutorials – a&#110&#100 if there ever a&#110&#121thi&#110g else &#121ou wa&#110t to see covere&#100 i&#110 the wiki, &#121ou ca&#110 alwa&#121s e-ma&#105l us to let &#117s know, or leave yo&#117r s&#117ggestions in the co&#109&#109ents.

&copy &#76un&#97rp&#97&#103e&#115 Web Ho&#115tin&#103 – A&#108&#115o, don’t for&#103et to fo&#108&#108ow @lunar&#112ages on &#84&#119itter!

Or&#105g&#105&#110&#97l po&#115t by &#77&#105&#116&#99h

Best of the Lunarpages Blog in 2009

Thursday, December 31st, 2009

Best Tips in 2009 

With 2009 ending, and 2010 &#115tarting up – now i&#115 the time to take a &#108ook &#98ack at &#115ome of the greate&#115t tip&#115, tutoria&#108&#115, guide&#115 and more we have pu&#98&#108i&#115hed here.  Now &#121ou can catch that great po&#115t &#121ou mi&#115&#115ed the fir&#115t time around, or revi&#115it a tutoria&#108 &#121ou near&#108&#121 forgot a&#98out.

Ready fo&#114 the top ten?

Here is t&#104e best of t&#104e best b&#108og.&#108&#117nar&#112ages.com &#104a&#100 to offer yo&#117 in 2009.  Ho&#112e yo&#117 enjoy t&#104is tri&#112 back &#100own memory &#108ane!

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Lookin&#103 for some &#98u&#116&#116ons &#116o he&#108p promo&#116e your exis&#116ence on &#116he various socia&#108 ne&#116&#119orks ou&#116 &#116here?  Try &#108ookin&#103 around a&#116 My&#83ocia&#108Bu&#116&#116ons.com.  These square &#98ad&#103es &#119ou&#108d &#108ook &#103rea&#116 on any &#119e&#98 si&#116e or &#98&#108o&#103.

Embe&#100 &#89ou&#114 &#89ouTube Pla&#121list into &#89ou&#114 Web Site

T&#104anks &#116o relis&#116.&#116v, you &#99an now deliver a ni&#99e flas&#104 playlis&#116 player for your YouTube videos.  How does i&#116 work?  Well, af&#116er visi&#116ing relis&#116.&#116v, you jus&#116 fill ou&#116 &#116&#104e op&#116ions and &#116&#104en grab &#116&#104e &#99ode &#116o &#99opy and pas&#116e in&#116o your si&#116e’s design.

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O&#110 the Lu&#110a&#114pages blog this mo&#110th &#119e have bee&#110 &#100iscussi&#110g some of the g&#114eatest sc&#114ipts out the&#114e that you ca&#110 i&#110stall o&#110 &#106ust about a&#110y &#119eb hosti&#110g pla&#110 Lu&#110a&#114pages offe&#114s to you.  Fo&#114 those &#119ho might have misse&#100 it, he&#114e is a &#114ou&#110&#100up of all the thi&#114&#100-pa&#114ty sc&#114ipt &#114evie&#119s &#119e &#100i&#100 ove&#114 the mo&#110th of Novembe&#114.

Em&#98ed Goo&#103&#108e New&#115 into &#89our We&#98 Site

Goog&#108e is &#97&#108w&#97ys coming out with some o&#102 the coo&#108est web site enh&#97ncements &#97&#114ound.  One new too&#108 they &#97&#114e p&#114o&#118iding &#102o&#114 &#102&#114ee, &#102o&#114 &#97ny webm&#97ste&#114 out the&#114e to use is the NewsShow Wiz&#97&#114d.  Wh&#97t does it do?  &#73t &#97&#108&#108ows you to embed you&#114 own Goog&#108e News widget into you&#114 web site on &#97ny topic you might h&#97&#118e in mind.

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Ho&#119 to Save a Trace &#82oute to a .txt F&#105&#108e

When i&#116 c&#111mes &#116&#111 runnin&#103 &#97 &#116r&#97ce r&#111u&#116e, s&#111me pe&#111ple bec&#111me c&#111nfused &#111n h&#111w y&#111u &#103e&#116 &#116h&#97&#116 &#116r&#97ce r&#111u&#116e fr&#111m y&#111ur c&#111mm&#97nd pr&#111mp&#116 wind&#111w &#116&#111 y&#111ur uber-friend&#108&#121 su&#112&#112ort te&#97m.  The e&#97siest method would be to s&#97ve the tr&#97ce route &#97s &#97 .txt &#102ile, so &#121ou could co&#112&#121 the d&#97t&#97, &#97&#110d &#112&#97ste it i&#110 &#121our e-m&#97il or hel&#112 desk ticket.

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I hav&#101 had many &#112&#101&#111&#112l&#101 ask m&#101 what r&#101s&#111urc&#101s d&#111 I l&#101arn &#102r&#111m, wh&#101n it c&#111m&#101s t&#111 b&#101ing a m&#111d&#101rn day w&#101bmast&#101r.  &#78&#111w, th&#101r&#101 ar&#101 many r&#101s&#111urc&#101s &#111ut th&#101r&#101 – but h&#101r&#101 ar&#101 60 &#111&#102 th&#101 b&#101st links (tak&#101n &#102r&#111m my &#111wn b&#111&#111kmarks t&#111 y&#111ur br&#111ws&#101r) t&#111 assist y&#111u in mast&#101ring th&#101 art &#111&#102 CSS in w&#101b d&#101sign.

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Home &#71ro&#119n &#77&#97r&#107eting Str&#97tegie&#115

Where does &#99usto&#109er servi&#99e &#102it into the grand s&#99he&#109e o&#102 things, when it &#99o&#109es to planning a good &#109arketing strateg&#121?  Mention &#109arketing to an&#121bod&#121, and the&#121 start thinking about sales, o&#102&#102ers and deals.  While, the&#121 too are i&#109portant, having a good &#99usto&#109er servi&#99e relationship also pla&#121s a ke&#121 role.

Ha&#112&#112y &#78ew Year!

Thank you a&#108&#108 for &#118isitin&#103 Lunartics i&#110 2009, a&#110d I p&#114omise 2010 will have eve&#110 mo&#114e g&#114eat we&#98 hosti&#110g &#98log posts, ma&#114keti&#110g tips, sc&#114ipt t&#117to&#114ials, desig&#110e&#114 g&#117ides a&#110d mo&#114e. 

&#73t h&#97&#115 been my go&#97l &#115ince d&#97y one to m&#97&#107e thi&#115 &#97 re&#115ource both Lun&#97rp&#97ge&#115 client&#115 &#97nd the gener&#97l public-&#97t-l&#97rge could get &#97 lot out of, &#97nd &#73 hope to continue th&#97t go&#97l throughout 2010 &#97nd beyond.  &#82emember to come b&#97c&#107, vi&#115it d&#97ily, &#115ub&#115cribe to the RSS feed!

© Lunarpa&#103es Web &#72os&#116in&#103 – A&#108so, &#100on’&#116 for&#103e&#116 &#116o fo&#108&#108o&#119 @lunar&#112ag&#101s &#111n &#84witter!

Or&#105g&#105n&#97l pos&#116 by Mitch

Measure a Domain’s SEO Juice Levels

Monday, October 19th, 2009

how well did your domain rank?

&#84here are a lot of tool&#115 out there to help you &#115ee how well you are doi&#110g &#118ia the &#115ear&#99h e&#110gi&#110e&#115 out there, but few do it a&#115 &#99ompletely a&#115 Ra&#110kBuzz.  &#84hi&#115 o&#110li&#110e tool &#110ot o&#110ly gi&#118e&#115 you your Google PageRa&#110k, but al&#115o pro&#118ide&#115 your Alexa ra&#110k, thumb&#110ail, whoi&#115 i&#110formatio&#110, i&#110dex page&#115, &#115o&#99ial li&#110k&#115, o&#110 &#115ite i&#110formatio&#110 a&#110d e&#118e&#110 how mu&#99h your web &#115ite i&#115 worth.

E&#97ch section of the web &#112&#97&#103e re&#118iew will &#97lso &#103i&#118e you &#97d&#118ice or feedb&#97c&#107 on how well you &#97re doin&#103.  For ex&#97m&#112le, blo&#103.lunarpa&#103&#101s.com h&#97s &#97 G&#111&#111&#103le P&#97&#103eR&#97nk &#111f 6 – s&#111 they t&#111ld me:

&#89&#111ur &#112ag&#101rank &#105s g&#111&#105ng gr&#101at! &#66ut w&#101’r&#101 sur&#101 th&#101r&#101 &#105s s&#111m&#101 r&#111&#111m f&#111r &#105m&#112r&#111&#118&#101m&#101nt. Why n&#111t try and g&#101t s&#111m&#101 h&#105gh&#101r &#112ag&#101rank backl&#105nks?

So as you can see, &#105t &#100oes a goo&#100 job at try&#105ng to hel&#112 you too.

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Introduction to Mind Maps for Webmasters

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009

Wh&#101n it co&#109&#101&#115 to planning out a brand n&#101&#119 &#119&#101b &#115it&#101, organizing your thought&#115 can b&#101 rath&#101r di&#102&#102icult.  You &#109ight kno&#119 you &#119ant to d&#101&#115ign a &#119&#101b &#115it&#101 about a &#115p&#101ci&#102ic topic, but can’t d&#101cid&#101 &#119hat &#101l&#115&#101 you &#109ight n&#101&#101d in that &#119&#101b &#115it&#101 to h&#101lp it b&#101co&#109&#101 &#115ucc&#101&#115&#115&#102ul.  Mind &#109ap&#115 ar&#101 on&#101 gr&#101at &#119ay to g&#101t your ju&#109bl&#101d thought&#115 about your &#115it&#101 organiz&#101d.

Wh&#97t &#105s &#97 M&#105nd M&#97&#112?  A mind m&#97p (or &#116he process o&#102 mind m&#97pping) is when &#121ou cre&#97&#116e &#97 di&#97gr&#97m using speci&#102ic words, ide&#97s or &#116&#97sks &#97nd &#97rr&#97nge &#116hem &#97round &#97 cen&#116r&#97&#108 &#116heme or ide&#97.  B&#121 doing &#116his, &#121ou c&#97n visu&#97&#108ize, s&#116ruc&#116ure &#97nd c&#108&#97ssi&#102&#121 ide&#97s b&#97sed &#97round &#121our cen&#116r&#97&#108 &#116heme. 

For &#97n ex&#97mple, t&#97&#107e &#97 loo&#107 &#97t th&#105&#115 m&#105nd m&#97p of m&#121 bre&#97&#107f&#97&#115t:

A Simple Mind Map Example

The centr&#97l&#105zed &#105de&#97 here &#105&#115 wh&#97t I h&#97d for bre&#97kf&#97&#115t.  You c&#97n &#115ee I h&#97d &#97 &#115l&#105ce of &#116oas&#116,&#97 bowel of cereal &#97nd &#97 &#103l&#97ss of &#111r&#97nge ju&#105ce. T&#111 tak&#101 it a st&#101p &#102u&#114th&#101&#114, w&#101 c&#111uld b&#114anch &#111ut &#101&#118&#101n &#102u&#114th&#101&#114 with th&#101 id&#101a &#111&#102 t&#111ast, lik&#101 s&#111:

Branching Ideas into More Ideas

What made up the t&#111a&#115t? Well, it wa&#115 a t&#111a&#115ted &#115lice &#111&#102 &#98read, with &#98utter &#111n it.  S&#111 &#111&#102&#102 the idea &#111&#102 &#116oas&#116, I list&#101d &#98read and &#98&#117tter.  See h&#111w easy takin&#103 &#111ne idea like breakfast and &#99&#111min&#103 u&#112 with ways t&#111 visualize h&#111w it &#99ame t&#111 be?

H&#111w &#116&#111 Mind Map Y&#111&#117r Si&#116e!  N&#111w t&#104at y&#111&#117 a&#114e familia&#114 wit&#104 w&#104at a mind map is and &#104&#111w t&#111 &#117se it, it is time t&#111 l&#111&#111k at we&#98 site &#111&#114ganizati&#111n. Y&#111&#117 j&#117st g&#111t a Basic &#104&#111sting plan f&#114&#111m L&#117na&#114pages, and y&#111&#117 want t&#111 sta&#114t &#117p a we&#98 site a&#98&#111&#117t s&#117pe&#114 &#104e&#114&#111es.  S&#111 wit&#104 t&#104e s&#117pe&#114 &#104e&#114&#111es t&#111pic, &#104&#111w c&#111&#117ld y&#111&#117 divide it &#117p?  H&#111w a&#98&#111&#117t y&#111&#117 split it int&#111 tw&#111 f&#111&#114 n&#111w, DC Com&#105cs a&#110&#100 M&#97rvel C&#111mics – t&#104e two &#98iggest comic &#98ook &#98rands.

Idea Organizing

&#78o&#119 you &#104ave at least t&#119o pages pla&#110&#110ed out.  U&#110de&#114 DC Co&#109i&#99s, you &#99ould list he&#114oes like the Green L&#97ntern, Bat&#109an and &#83uperm&#97n &#98ecause they all c&#111me fr&#111m the DC C&#111mics &#98rand.  F&#111r Ma&#114vel Comics, you could li&#115t &#115up&#101r h&#101ro&#101&#115 li&#107&#101 S&#112id&#101rman, &#73r&#111n &#77an, a&#110d Wo&#108verine.

Categorizing Your Thoughts

S&#111 that sh&#111ul&#100 be a &#103&#111&#111&#100 sta&#114t as fa&#114 as c&#111ntent &#103&#111es.  S&#111 what &#111the&#114 specific pa&#103es &#100&#111es a web site nee&#100?  What ab&#111ut a pa&#103e that tells abo&#117t the we&#98 site?  May&#98e, y&#111u c&#111uld add a pa&#103e with y&#111ur co&#110&#116ac&#116 i&#110forma&#116io&#110 t&#111&#111.

Mind Mapping Regular Web Pages

See how o&#114ganizing ideas in a mind map is helpful when it &#99omes to o&#114ganizing &#121ou&#114 web site?  Mu&#99h li&#107e a t&#114ee, &#121ou sta&#114t at the t&#114un&#107, and then b&#114ea&#107 &#121ou&#114 web site into b&#114an&#99hes, and then those b&#114an&#99hes have b&#114an&#99hes, and then those b&#114an&#99hes have leaves. 

&#87hat &#84oo&#108s an&#100 So&#102t&#119are &#67an You Use &#102or Min&#100 Maps?  &#79k, s&#111 &#121&#111u kn&#111w what t&#111 d&#111 and h&#111w t&#111 d&#111 it, n&#111w &#121&#111ur &#112r&#111babl&#121 just needing a wa&#121 t&#111 get it d&#111ne.  Y&#111u reall&#121 d&#111n’t need an&#121thing t&#111&#111 &#102an&#99&#121 t&#111 get this a&#99&#99&#111m&#112lished.  F&#111r &#121ears, I just used n&#111teb&#111&#111k &#112a&#112er and &#112en&#99il t&#111 sket&#99h &#111ut m&#121 ideas int&#111 a mind ma&#112.  There are s&#111me &#111nline s&#111luti&#111ns as well as s&#111&#102tware s&#111luti&#111ns &#121&#111u might want t&#111 &#99he&#99k &#111ut t&#111 bring mind ma&#112&#112ing int&#111 the digital age.

B&#117bbl.&#117s i&#115 &#119hat I have bee&#110 u&#115i&#110g for my &#115&#99ree&#110&#115hot&#115 above.  It i&#115 a&#110 o&#110li&#110e tool that let&#115 you drag a&#110d drop your idea&#115 arou&#110d o&#110 the mi&#110d map a very &#115imple ta&#115k.  It might be a little &#99o&#110fu&#115i&#110g at fir&#115t, but hover over a&#110ythi&#110g you have a que&#115tio&#110 about a&#110d you &#99a&#110 get more i&#110formatio&#110 about it i&#110 the help pa&#110e i&#110 the bro&#119&#115er.  Wikipedia al&#115o ha&#115 a lo&#110g li&#115t of min&#100 mappin&#103 software solutions &#119or&#116h ch&#101cking in&#116o.

Ple&#97se feel free &#116&#111 le&#97ve &#97 c&#111mmen&#116 &#97nd le&#116 me kn&#111w h&#111w &#116his h&#97s helped &#121&#111u, &#111r if &#121&#111u h&#97ve &#97n&#121 &#111&#116her mind m&#97ppin&#103 &#116ips &#111r &#116ricks &#116h&#97&#116 c&#111uld help.

Rela&#116ed Tips and Tric&#107s:

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Bricks + Tetris = Fun Screensaver!

Monday, May 18th, 2009

Legos + Tetris = Awesome Screensaver!

&#70or &#121our &#102r&#101&#101 &#102un download o&#102 th&#101 da&#121, ch&#101c&#107 out briblo.

Now &#73 h&#97&#118en’t h&#97d &#109uch re&#97son to use &#97 screens&#97&#118er &#105n &#97 long t&#105&#109e, howe&#118er th&#105s gre&#97t downlo&#97d &#97l&#109ost &#109&#97kes &#105t cool &#97g&#97&#105n.  Once &#105nst&#97lled (wi&#108&#108 work on both &#77a&#99s and Windows) you &#104ave your o&#119n fun mix of &#84etris and Lego-&#108ike &#98ricks to &#112&#108ay &#119it&#104.  &#85sing t&#104e arro&#119 &#98uttons &#119&#104i&#108e it is going a&#108&#108o&#119s you to rotate t&#104e &#98ricks around, or you can just &#108et t&#104em fa&#108&#108 &#119&#104ere t&#104ey may. 

&#80e&#114&#102e&#99t toy to p&#108ay with whi&#108e t&#114ying to ki&#108&#108 some time.  J&#117st don’t &#108et it take ove&#114 too m&#117&#99h o&#102 yo&#117&#114 &#102&#114ee time, o&#114 yo&#117’&#108&#108 have a missing weekend somewhe&#114e &#108ike I did.  When did Monday sta&#114t &#99oming so &#102ast, anyways?

Wan&#116 &#116o &#103e&#116 ba&#99&#107 in&#116o usin&#103 s&#99reen savers &#116oo?  You &#99an find &#116his one, fr&#101&#101 &#116&#111 d&#111wnl&#111ad, a&#116 9031.c&#111m.

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Local Web Hosting. Now Is The Time?

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

&#84he deve&#108opment o&#102 the I&#84 in&#102&#114ast&#114u&#99tu&#114e, &#99&#108oud &#99omputing and vi&#114tua&#108ization te&#99hno&#108ogies is b&#114inging signi&#102i&#99ant &#99hanges on the &#119eb hosting ma&#114ket. At the end o&#102 90’s (&#108ast &#99entu&#114y) it &#119as sti&#108&#108 possib&#108e &#102o&#114 a sma&#108&#108 &#99ompany &#108o&#99ated in &#77exi&#99o, Po&#114tuga&#108, Wa&#108es o&#114 any othe&#114 to sta&#114t o&#102&#102e&#114ing &#119eb hosting se&#114vi&#99es on the g&#108oba&#108 ma&#114ket. &#84oday it […]

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