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Custom wordpress 404 page for SEO

We have recently been purchasing used domain names from Godaddy auctions and Dropday. When we get the domains the first thing we do is look at what traffic they were pulling...

PoF marketing update exclude mobile browsers

Mobile traffic doesn't work for a number of campaigns we run on Plenty of Fish. In the past we have tried to target only desktop users by using the Browser type...

Setting up twitter feed to post to Twitter and Facebook accounts

If you don't already have a facebook and twitter account for your company they are really easy to setup. On facebook remember to click the "Create a Page for a celebrity,...

Setting up custom facebook and twitter buttons using php

The canonical tag has been a god send for us helping to get pages indexed and clean up site structures. In many sites we use the same php variable for our...

Perfect Site Structure

It is widely accepted that Google places the most weight on the first 100 links it finds on a web page. With that in mind we can design a website that...

Poor mans GeoIP – Quick and Easy Geolocation

//poor mans geoip $country=trim(file_get_contents("http://api.hostip.info/country.php?ip=".$_SERVER)); //You can then redirect customers to different offers depending on country. I wouldn't recommend this for critical or high volume use. if ($country == 'MyCountry') { yadda yadda yadda; }

Two php functions for scraping content and extracting links

////// Grab webpage ////// function webFetcher($url) { $crawl = curl_init(); curl_setopt ($crawl, CURLOPT_URL, $url); curl_setopt($crawl, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1); $resulting = $resulting.curl_exec($crawl); curl_close($crawl); return $result = $resulting; } //////////////////////////////// //// extract links //// function extract_links($text) { preg_match_all('/<s*a*?href=?(*)?*>(.*?)</a>/si', $text, $match_array, PREG_SET_ORDER); $return = array() ; foreach ($match_array as $serp) { $full_anchor = $serp; $href...

Dynamically modifying the landing page with TrafficVance using php

I ran into a silly issue today when dynamically modifying a landing page using TrafficVance. The script I was using was a pretty straight forward: <?php if ($_GET) { $kw = strip_tags($_GET); } if(strpos($kw,'jetinternetmarketing.co.uk') !== false) { $page...