What can be done in order to cause people not to use dark background and light font color on their web pages? Reading long text, which looks like this can be frustrating! Yes, I know about bookmarklets and use them extensively (you should as well, if don't alrea
BBC informs us, that a major fraud, targeting account information of private clients was prevented by a new government body, called "Soca". The acronym stands for "Serious Organized Crime Agency" which I find rather amusing.
As mentioned earlier, I have been suffering from increasing numbers of spam comments. I got tired of it and installed the anti-spam module for Drupal, mentioned in that blog entry. It looks like with a little twisting and adjusting, it catches almost all of the garbage. Cool!
Lately I am getting lots of spam comments to my blog entries, mainly concerned with pornographic sites or anti-impotence drugs sale. This is really annoying, and although my comments are not published automatically, but are rather stored in approval queue, it wastes more and more of my time to go through it and delete all of them.
A valid option would be to use a captcha module for Drupal. I tried it, but it obviously has some bugs, which prevents even humans from posting, so it is not really useful.
Those of you who use Microsoft Outlook know about its address auto-completion functionality. You type a few letters into the address field and Outlook presents you with a list of possible completions. The list includes those recipients, to whom you sent e-mails recently. The problems start when an address is no longer relevant, either because the person has got a new one, or you don't write him/her many letters any more.
I have recently registered with Google apps for your domain. I was surprised with the speed by which they processed my application and gave me a go ahead.
So now I can create e-mail users in my own domain and have a full-fledged web interface - and all for free! Addresses are something like
email@example.com or any number of other e-mail addresses I can think about - for any purpose, including spam filtering and mail sorting.
I wonder whether there are ways to improve ratings of my site without paying for advertisement. Any bright and not too obvious ideas are welcome! Write in comments below...