Category Archives: Internet

Why Use a VPN Instead of a Proxy?

By | October 6, 2016

Fundamentally, people connect to Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) and proxies for two primary purposes: to conceal their internet activity and to gain access to geographically restricted online content. To some degree, VPNs and proxies fulfill both these needs. Yet they do so to different degrees and in different ways. A proxy is a second computer or server that… Read More »

You can be Anonymous on the Internet

By | July 19, 2016

You might think that you are anonymous on the internet; think again, you will be amazed about the amount of personal information is available on the internet about you. Some of the information is public and others only need a court order to be released. How many times do you think somebody Googled your name? Governments, investigators, lawyers,… Read More »

How to add an expires header to your website

By | July 19, 2016

This guide will show you how to add expires header to your website. This will improve the performance of your website significantly. The big search engines, like Google and Bing recommends this. Adding the expires header is not difficult at all; it is done by adding a few simple lines of code to your .htaccess file, but before… Read More »

Minds.com: New Social Network

By | July 19, 2016

A while back I stumbled upon a new social network named Minds. I immediately signed up and started testing my new found hangout. At first glance the creators opied features from many other social networks, like the swiping from Plague, the “Boost your Post” from Avenue and reposting from Facebook. Open Source Social Network The platform is open… Read More »

Why Running a Web Directory is Not a Good Idea

By | July 19, 2016

A while ago I started and ran a web directory and the experience taught me a few valuable lessons. The most important lesson I’ve learned is that starting and running a web directory is not a good idea. If you already own a directory, I’m not saying, close it, but if you thinking about starting one; please read… Read More »

Increase Alexa Rank Fast

By | July 19, 2016

If you are reading this post, I take it that you have heard about Alexa ranking. 2 or more question popped into your head. These questions most likely include; is Alexa rank important and how do I increase my website’s Alexa Rank fast. You probably Googled trying to find the answers, but was overwhelmed with the differences in… Read More »

Higher Ranking for Mobile-Friendly Websites

By | July 16, 2016

From 21 April 2015 Google will expand its use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This means that if your website is mobile-friendly, you could rank higher in Google Search. This change in the Google ranking algorithm was inevitable, mainly because mobile exceeds PC internet usage. However, there are still some developers that refuse to conform and give… Read More »

Australian reveals himself as the Creator of the Bitcoin

By | May 2, 2016

On Monday an Australian Craig Wright revealed himself as the creator of the virtual currency called Bitcoin to The BBC, The Economist, GQ magazine and other media outlets. This after years of speculation about who was behind this digital cash system. Craig Write was long rumoured to be associated with Bitcoin; this revelation would bring the end to… Read More »