Jun 24

Messing With Spammers, Part Deux

Y’all have one track minds. Nearly four months later, “Messing With Spammers” is still SB’s most-read post, and “gr8tits2play” is still its top search term. In the case of the latter, second place isn’t even close. This in spite of my ongoing efforts to provide high quality content, or something.

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“Strom Thurmond takes a dump” remains my favorite search term to date.

Well, fine. I know how to take a hint.

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Jun 17

Pardon the Mess

As mentioned a couple days ago, it’s high time SB started to at least pretend to take care of me as much as I take care of it. That means such things as Amazon Associate stores, affiliate programs and – yes – the dreaded banner ad. Frankly I’ve grown tired of doing this strictly out of the kindness of my heart.

Of course, WordPress has to go and inconvenience me by severely limiting my monetization options unless I moved the blog off their servers. I suppose y’all know what that meant:

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Yup. Something about death, destroyer of worlds ….

It meant switching the DNS back to Go Daddy, which is major surgery even in the best of conditions. I wasn’t entirely sure I’d be back online tonight, if at all.

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