BlogRush – A new MyBlogLog ?

BlogRushThese days, I am testing BlogRush, an ad network built by John Reese of I want to state from the beginning, that BlogRush is not breaking news. Everybody has wrote about it. Below I will write my own input and that’s it. Moreover, I will try to get a few hundred referrals with the help of the Internet God. :)

BlogRush is your average pyramidal (meaning you can have sub-affiliates and sub-sub-affiliate and … you get the idea) banner / link exchange network, just that it’s presented in a Web 2.0 form: a widget, which you can put in your blog’s sidebar, or in your website’s utility spot.

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Feedburner goes Analytics

Remember when Feedburner aquired Blogbeat ? Well, they are ready to make a blog stats/analytics plugin of their own, and release ot to the public, free.

Since Performancing will close their Metrics service pretty soon (or make it open-source, although I doubt that), and since Google is not ready yet with their MeasureMap service (I emailed them about a beta test account, or an aproximate release date, and they didn’t had any info for me, except “it’s coming”), the Feedburner stats will be your best choice.

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The Bloglines Plumber


I’m the Bloglines Plumber. Bloglines is down for a little fixer upper. We will be back shortly. Bloglines will be all better when I’m done with it.

The Bloglines Plumber

Bloglines Plumber

I find this message so funny… I just got it 5 minutes ago, whilst trying to access my Bloglines account.

Maybe we will some some new features/improvements ? Or is it just maintenance ? :)

Wannabe webmasters read this

Alistapart.comBen Henick, a member of The Web Standards Project has just wrote 12 Lessons for Those Afraid of CSS and Standards in A LIST Apart.

This is a must have for all you old-school HTML mad people. Start using CSS and web standards please :)

For all the designers that don’t have ALISTapart’s RSS feed in their reader, please start now. There are 29,116 subscribers, and those are just Bloglines subscribers.

Bay Area Blogliners

If you live in the San Francisco Bay Area and want to help make Bloglines better, we’d love your help! We’ll even compensate you for your time.

Just contact us, choosing the Bay Area Blogliner as the subject. Tell us how often you use Bloglines and how long ago you started.

So if you’re in Bay Area, go ahead and help them with some tests. They will pay you for your little time loss :)

Please update your feed reader

FYI, just a quick note to everyone subscribed to my blog’s feeds, please change it to reflect the one I am using now, at FeedBurner:

There are about 150 of you guys only in Bloglines (using about 4 different feeds).

I’m going to take advantage of this post to also let you know that I changed some category names and structure, therefore some previous permalinks will no longer work. So you might want to recheck your bookmarks and links towards my blog.