After months of putting it off and changing things, my new blog design is finally live for all to see. I posted all the way back in February of 2008 that I was working on a blog design and back then it had a very different feel. Since then not only did I tweak the… Continue reading New blog design now live!
I seem to have a really bad habit of keeping my WordPress installation up to date, but I have finally updated my blog to the very latest version of the WordPress blogging platform. I have installed 2.7 on a number of other blogs I operate but for some reason or another never got round to… Continue reading Finally running WordPress 2.7
Over the last week or so the current round of Google page rank (PR) updates have been rolled out. And ChrisBrandrick.com went from a 0 to a page rank of 4. For those of you unfamiliar with page rank, it is Google’s method of rating the importance of a website within the web as a… Continue reading My New Page Rank
It may have taken longer than it should, but ChrisBrandrick.com is finally running on the stable release of WordPress 2.5. I mentioned in a previous post that the latest version of the popular blogging platform was on the way, and now, as you may have read on other blogs, it finally has arrived. After having… Continue reading Running on WordPress 2.5
This seems crazy, but today it hit me that I didn’t have a contact page on my blog! So as you can now see in the menu above a contact page has been added, and on it you can either contact me via email or via instant message on MSN if I am online. I… Continue reading Contact Page Added
Kontera is an advertising service which displays in-text links via a custom technology called ContentLink. Kontera Content Link (once installed) will scan your blog pages for contextually relevant keywords and then automatically turn those into links to advertisers, thus earning you the blog owner money. I decided to give Kontera a try as not only… Continue reading Trying Kontera
Recently I have been working on a redesign for my blog, mainly because I feel it’s about time I got a personalized look and a unique design to help strengthen my online identity and brand. I have made several designs and mocks in photoshop but haven’t really hit the nail on the head yet with… Continue reading Working on a redesign.
Throughout the whole month of February every Wednesday here at ChrisBrandrick.com will be a Winning Wednesday. What is a winning wednesday you ask? Well, on every wednesday throughout february I will be giving away a prize, the details of the prize will be revealed on the winning wednesday itself, and the chance to win lasts… Continue reading Winning Wednesdays at ChrisBrandrick.com
Just a quick update to inform you all that my offer for free reviews is now over. Many thanks to all of the blogs that requested a review! Be sure to keep checking (or subscribe) to ChrisBrandrick.com for more reviews.
Back in December I posted that in till the end of January I will be offering free blog reviews here at ChrisBrandrick.com, well that offer is almost up, so if you want your blog reviewed for free, be sure to check out my offer as it expires in only three days. I have received over… Continue reading Free Blog Reviews – Last Few Days