From Watching Google

Quick Gmail Trick

There are a lot of fun tricks that you can do with your gmail. Here’s a quick one for starters. Your gmail address can have dots anywhere in the address and it will still make it to your account! So, say that your email is firstname.lastname@gmail.com, sending emails to the following will still make it …

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Yahoo! Promoting IE7?

Yahoo! is sporting a new banner at the bottom of its search results urging its users to upgrade to a Yahoo! optimized version of Internet Explorer 7. The ad appears for both Internet Explorer 6 and Firefox users. Eric Friedman of Searchviews.com believes that the ad “is clearly targeted towards FireFox users.” I’m not convinced …

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Disappearing From Google

About a month ago, I made a switch from Blogger to WordPress, and imported my php blog and tech blog into Jimmy’z Blog. In the process I set up 301 permanent moves to my /blog/ address, which worked pretty slick. About a month later, I’ve noticed that my pages are Disappearing From Google. After I …

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