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Thousands of Dollars a Month Posting Links on Google from Home?

Jun 9, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   Blog, Featured  //  16 Comments

Money at handRecently, I’m increasingly getting spam comments which refer to (yet another) “easy money from home” program. Interestingly, this time the name “Google” is involved. So I just thought I might jot down a bit of rant about it, but this turned out to be an analysis of the “easy money from home” scam pattern. I hope it’s informative, or at least entertaining. And you are welcome to join in.

WordPress Services Finally Launched

Jun 4, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   Blog  //  No Comments

Endeavour STS-118 BlastoffAfter lots of struggling, planing, researching, and preparing, I managed to launch my professional WordPress services. 🙂

A brand new, neatly designed Services page is their home. Check it out, tell me what you think about it.

Is SEO Mass Internet Destruction?

May 31, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   Blog, Featured  //  8 Comments

One hand can stop reality.Originally, Google developed algorithms that were meant to reflect the relevance of a HTML page to a user seeking information. In times when people were not SEO-aware yet, a page that ranked high in search results did so because it’s content deserved it. Hence, page rank really meant that: A rank for that page’s content.

Things have changed since…

Clean Code Between Religion And Truth

May 30, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   Blog  //  2 Comments

Migraine!Yesterday, I read yet another quote that evangelizes “clean code”:

Code that only you can understand does not make you an advanced coder; code that your grandmother can understand does!

Jeremy Brown – Macromedia Flash MX 2004 ActionScript 2.0 Dictionary

Now WTF is that supposed to mean?


Widget Voodoo 1.0.6

May 29, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   WordPress  //  No Comments

Voodoo Doll ToothpickA quick note to Hackadelic Widget Voodoo users:

Here is a maintenance release that fixes an issue related to some rare widgets with uncommon HTML layout, where titles were collapsed as well. Get it as usual at

Multiblog Data Files Sharing Problem

May 28, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   Featured, WordPress  //  8 Comments

SharingIn an earlier post in this series, I was absolutely exalted about the Virtual Multiblog technology, and sated that I could not think of any drawback. While my enthusiasm remains, with further insights I did discover a fundamental systemic shortcoming.


Multiblogging Terminology For Dummies

May 27, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   Featured, WordPress  //  3 Comments

Rock, Paper, ScissorsMulti-blogs, or as I prefer to call them, blog farms, are not so widely spread that a common terminology exists. And where the words are missing, communication is difficult and prone to misunderstandings, and unilateral communication (i.e. writing) even more so. Here are the terms and concepts I found helpful when thinking about and developing in a multi-blog context, and which I intend to refer to in future posts on this topic.


New Spam Blocker Paying Off Already

May 23, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   Blog  //  No Comments

OkAfter 24 hours I can tell that the new spam blocker is doing a fairly good job. There’ve been only 3 spam entries in my spam queue today, when it would have been perhaps 200 before. That’s a hell of an improvement, right?


Spam Blocking Technologies – A Quick Glance

May 22, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   Featured, WordPress  //  7 Comments

Die MadeIn the last couple of months, the amount of spam I’ve been receiving increased to an extent that it became impossible to manually check the spam queue. A logical step was to install a spam blocker that would block spam from being submitted in the first place.


Hackadelic Multiblog Kit – Blog Farming The Easy Way

May 21, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   WordPress  //  11 Comments

Playing with some coloured pencilsWhew! It was a hard nut to crack, but here it is: The first public beta of Hackadelic Multiblog Kit, or VMBKit vor short. With this plugin, and the great Virtual Multiblog system for WordPress, you can create blog farms1 with ease.

  1. Blog Farms = Several blogs powered by the same WordPress code base. []

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