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Archives for the Month of November, 2006

Adsense, advertisers and spam tools

I finally caved and added Google Adsense ads my weblog. The reason for this is quite simple, I happened to make a couple of Firefox wallpapers that turned out to be quite populair. Even two years after placing them on my weblog it is still generating about 20 gigabyte of traffic each month. In the […]

Trackbacks are dead

I just disabled the trackbacks on my weblog – something that wasn’t easy for me because I am the maintainer of the trackback plugin for Nucleus. The signal-to-noise ratio has simply become rediculous – about one spam attempt every 15 seconds. There is a simple way to block all that spam – with 100% accuracy […]