Category Archives: General

5 tips for freelancers to win more projects on freelancing websites

By | September 25, 2012

Freelancing portals are the most common places where freelancers find work. Some popular freelancing portals are 1. 2. 3. On these websites buyers post projects and developers bid on them in an attempt to win the project. The whole process is full of competition and lots of factors (including luck), determine who… Read More »

Increase adsense earnings by blocking low paying categories

By | September 25, 2012

One common adsense optimisation technique is to block low paying ads. The adsense interface allows users to block whole categories of ads like travel&tourism, real estate, health etc. Although the google adsense does try its best to serve the most relevant ads for a website based on its topic, keyword and content but sometimes when… Read More »

Add adsense section targeting to your wordpress blog

By | September 20, 2012

Section targeting is a method of telling the adsense engine which parts of a webpage to focus on, to select the keywords used for matching the ads to display for the content. Section targeting is considered to be effective in showing relevant ads for a website, although the results vary across websites. The process to… Read More »

Fix Bsnl broadband frequent disconnection problem

By | May 31, 2012

Bsnl has plenty of high speed (4 MPBS) plans as mentioned here : . These are on the NIB – II Network. Ip addresses begin with 117. One known problem with the high speed internet is that it gets disconnected frequently. So like Yahoo Messenger or Pidgin or Skype could go offline every 5… Read More »

Login into phpmyadmin without username and password

By | May 6, 2012

Phpmyadmin auto login Phpmyadmin is a popular web based mysql database administration tool/frontend. It is used widely by php/mysql developers to manage database locally and remotely. When logging in to phpmyadmin, the user has to provide the mysql login credentials. However when working or developing on localhost , its better to make phpmyadmin login automatically… Read More »

Turbotrace – free multithreaded visual traceroute utility for windows and linux

By | February 13, 2012

Turbotrace is a traceroute application that is multithreaded and plots nodes on a world map. Screenshots Windows Linux Features 1. Uses TCP syn packets to perform traceroute ICMP Echo request packets as well as TCP syn packets are send out. So if some node blocks icmp echo request packets due to firewall , then it… Read More »

Compile wxwebconnect on Ubuntu 11.04 64 bit

By | February 2, 2012

wxwebconnect is a control for wxwidgets that allows to embed a gecko browser in a wxwidgets application. So lets try to install it on Ubuntu 11.04 wxWidgets can be installed from synaptic. Look for packages called libwxgtk2.8-* 1. Download wxwebconnect source from Extract them in home directory. Inside the webconnect directory you would see… Read More »