My favorite downloader tool for downloading files from file hosters such as Rapidshare, Megaupload, Mediafire, etc, JDownloader, has just been updated with a much needed GUI revamp. This is how it looks like after installing the newest update.
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Just opened up adwords editor and saw that there’s a new update available. There are a few new features but personally I find that the functionality to download conversion statistics, sort keyword data by multiple columns and the improvement on keyword opportunities (search-based keywords tab especially) to be the most useful updates. You can download adwords editor and read the release notes here.
So I was setting up a new wordpress blog and configuring the All In One SEO wordpress plugin when I came across this canonical url thingy which I haven’t been paying too much attention about. So what is that exactly? The short summary is that it’s a html tag you can enter in thesection that helps the search engines to determine which url they should be indexing if they can reach your site through different but similar url. Google Webmaster Central has a longer explanation which you can read here.
I just found out that there’s an addon for JDownloader that helps you to schedule files to be downloaded at a specific time. Scheduling downloads has allowed me to download my favorite shows and sports programs from different file hosting providers such as Rapidshare, Megaupload, Mediafire etc any time I wanted.
When you setup an Windows Live Hotmail in an email program using POP access, the following settings are to be used:
POP server: pop3.live.com
POP SSL required? Yes
User name: Your Windows Live ID, for example [email protected]
Password: The password you usually use to sign in to Hotmail or Windows Live
SMTP server: smtp.live.com
Authentication required? Yes (this matches your POP username and password)
TLS/SSL required? Yes
Adowrds has just updated their policy so you can now bid and show trademarked keywords in your ad copy again provided that your landing pages meets their policy guidelines.
The minimum system requirements for the next version of the Microsoft Office, Office 2010, has been announced.
Downloading videos from youtube or any other video sharing sites such as Metacafe, Veoh, Revver, Myspace etc is very easy with these firefox extensions. If Firefox is already your default browser, then having one of these extensions installed will help you save your favorite videos for later viewing.
Displays unattended installation command prompt help.
Applies SQL Server 2005 SP3 to all instances of SQL Server 2005 and to all SQL Server 2005 shared, instance-unaware components.
Applies SQL Server 2005 SP3 to an instance of SQL Server 2005 named InstanceName, and to all SQL Server 2005 shared, instance-unaware components.
User account password for connecting to a remote failover cluster node.
Runs SQL Server 2005 SP3 Setup in unattended mode.
Only the discovery and enumeration section of Setup is run, and a report enumerating the local instances and components of SQL Server 2005 is displayed.
When using this switch, SQL Server 2005 SP3 is not applied.
Specifies an account that has permissions to modify the schema on a report server database when you use SQL Server Authentication. This parameter is used when you upgrade an instance of Reporting Services that includes a report server database that requires a SQL Server login.
Specifies the password for an account that has permissions to modify the schema on a remote report server database. This parameter is used when you upgrade an instance of Reporting Services that includes a remote report server database.
Use the switch /rsupgradedatabase=0 to prevent the Reporting Services database from being upgraded
Passes the SQL Server Authentication password for the sa login to run scripts.
Do not escape characters for /sapwd. Escaping characters will cause Setup to fail.
User account for connecting to a remote failover cluster node.
A must see video for all google adwords ppc marketer on how quality score, ad rank, ad position and cost per click (cpc) are determined. This is by far the clearest and best video explanation I’ve seen about how all things in the adwords auctioning system comes together, presented by Google’s Chief Economist.