Ezoic’s – MAXIMIZE YOUR SITE’S REVENUE Feature Review

Summary: For sites that target user experience over advertising revenue, this feature sucks.Do Not “ENABLE” Ezoic’s MAXIMIZE YOUR SITE’S REVENUE Ezoic’s “MAXIMIZE YOUR SITE’S REVENUE” Feature A little background on my experience with Ezoic: I have been using Ezoic on TrailsNH.com for 18 months. I have written 3 reviews on the experience along the way. … Continue reading Ezoic’s – MAXIMIZE YOUR SITE’S REVENUE Feature Review

Joomla Site Infected With khutmhpx.src = jqscr.com/XXxxxXXn

On a site I support I found this infected code in the /plugins directory. The infected file injects JavaScript code into the top of the rendered HTML page, above the <head> tag. The infected file only runs once a day, per user, so it’s hard to spot. For a user’s first visit of the day, … Continue reading Joomla Site Infected With khutmhpx.src = jqscr.com/XXxxxXXn

Password Generator – WordPress Plugin

I created this Password Generator plugin for WordPress. Running my own random password generator I can be sure 1) the passwords are truly random, and 2) the passwords are not copied or saved at all when they are generated. My plugin adds a shortcode to WordPress and accepts the following parameters: The display below has … Continue reading Password Generator – WordPress Plugin

Scam: DreamHost Domain Renewal Notice – January 2023

Watch out for this DreamHost Scam. It’s not from DreamHost. It’s a trick. I received this scam via email today, January 9th. The email from name says DreamHost, but the from address is contact@dwstaff.com. The “[Renew Now]” button goes to wfsindicos.com.br, not DreamHost. This is a Phishing Scam designed to steal your credit card and … Continue reading Scam: DreamHost Domain Renewal Notice – January 2023

Ezoic – 6 Month Review (March 2022)

My hiking website TrailsNH started running Ezioc Ads in August 2021. This is my 6-Month Review of the Ezoic Ad Network as a Publisher. To get caught up, check out my earlier Ezoic Reviews: Week-1 with Ezoic and Week-5 with Ezoic. Ezoic offers many services for Publishers beyond running ads. I do not need or … Continue reading Ezoic – 6 Month Review (March 2022)

Google Featured Snippets: Short answers for Who, What, When, Where, Why, How and Is

Recently I have been picking up extra web traffic with Google Featured Snippets. Below is what I learned so far about them and simple steps you can follow for adding them to your website. What Are Featured Snippets? Google uses Featured Snippets to provide a short quick answer for Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How type … Continue reading Google Featured Snippets: Short answers for Who, What, When, Where, Why, How and Is

Bunker Hill Security 120 Lumen Solar Motion Security Light Review & DIY Modification

Specifications: Brand: Bunker Hill Security Model: 120 Lumen Solar Motion Security Light LEDs: 20 SMD LED array Battery: 3.2v, 600mAh Lithium Ion Circuit board part number: DG606a Bright Mode: 120 Lumens (motion detected) Bright Mode Duration: 1 Minute +/- Low Mode: 10 +/- Lumens (always-on after dark) Low Mode Duration: From sunset till sun up … Continue reading Bunker Hill Security 120 Lumen Solar Motion Security Light Review & DIY Modification

Week-5 With EZOIC

EZOIC Ads went live on my hiking website TrailsNH.com about 5 weeks ago. This post covers what I learned over the last 4 weeks. See Week-1 With EZOIC for what I learned prior to this. Is EZOIC A Scam? EZOIC is not a scam. I have received my first revenue check from EZOIC. It’s just a … Continue reading Week-5 With EZOIC

Poor User Experience With Google Advertising Accounts

With Google Ad Manager and Google AdSense you are only allowed to have 1 account. No big, we are happy to play by your rules. However, now I find myself in a pickle. This problem I caused myself, not realizing I was violating Google’s only one account policy. You know, sometimes you are in a … Continue reading Poor User Experience With Google Advertising Accounts