Jan 31, 2009

Twitter Movement

Many people use Twitter. It means that global information can be accessed via Twitter easily.

I am new to Twitter so I want to increase my followers. It is like “U Follow I Follow” movement on Twitter.

Here is how it will work. Post a comment below. On the “comment as” section, select “Name/URL” profile. Then put your name and your Twitter URL. Periodically, I check my followers and I will follow you back as soon as I can.

Make sure to follow everyone’s Twitter by clicking “Follow” button on their profile and we will instantly be connected each other via Twitter.

Here is my Twitter:
http://twitter.com/dedeandro
Lets follow each other on Twitter.

Jan 30, 2009

Speedtest To Test Your Connection Speed

Speedtest
Speedtest is a free connection speed test with servers located around the world. You can test the speed of your Internet to many servers. At the end of each test, you are presented with the download (transfer data from the server to your computer) and upload (transfer data from your computer to the server) speed. The tests are performed entirely in your web browser.

Speedtest also offers detailed statistics based on the user's test results.

If you are experiencing slowness with your Internet connection or just interested in testing your speed, give Speedtest a try.

Jan 29, 2009

TweetRoll To Show Your Friend Avatar

TweetRoll is a widget for your blog that invites your readers to come and follow you on Twitter. It shows your followers and how many you are following. It also provides the avatar of people you are following.

To get your TweetRoll, just enter your Twitter username, then click "Go" button and they will provide the code that you can paste on your blog.

This TweetRoll is ideal for your blog sidebar.

Jan 28, 2009

WebsiteGrader To Grade Your Website

WebsiteGrader
WebsiteGrader is a free SEO service provided by HubSpot. It provides an automated evaluation scores of your website such as website traffic, SEO, social popularity and other technical factors. Criteria tracked by WebsiteGrader are:
Google PageRank, Google Indexed Pages, Google Crawl Last Date, Traffic Rank, Inbound Links, Digg and Delicious Bookmarks Submission.
It also provides some basic advice about how website can be improved from the perspective of marketing.

Click here to view sample report for dedeandro.blogspot.com

Jan 27, 2009

TwitterGrader To Get Your Twitter Ranking

TwitterGrader is a Web site that analyzes your Twitter stats. It allows Twitter users to find out about their ranking on Twitter. The grades are generated by taking the following steps:
The number of followers you have
The 'power' of your followers
The pace of your updates
The completeness of your profile and more
To view your grade, enter your Twitter account name in the user name field and click Get Grade. TwitterGrader will show your score out of 100 and show your overall ranking compared to other TwitterGrader users.

At the middle of the page, they provide a tools to find out if others people following you or not, just enter their user name. You can also check out the Top Users list (Twitter Elite).

Jan 26, 2009

SpellChecker For Online Spell Checking

SpellChecker is a free online spell checking that I used to check the spelling and grammar. You can edit your posts through their form.

SpellChecker is very easy to use. What you need to do is paste the text you want to check, and then click the "Spell Check" button, and they will check the spelling and grammar with the suggestions.

SpellChecker uses American spelling which is good for content published on the international site.

I am happy that I found this free online writing tool because it is useful to check the spelling and grammar of my post.

Go to their site, check the spelling and grammar for your better English. If you know other sites that provide the same services, please let me know, by leaving a comment below.

Jan 25, 2009

PRTool For Free PageRank Button

PRTool
PRTool provide many styles PageRank button for your blog and it takes only a minute to use it. Just find a PageRank button you like, and copy the code to your blog. That's it, now your Google PageRank is displayed on your blog.

Here are their buttons that you can pick:
PRTool PRTool PRTool PRTool PRTool PRTool PRTool PRTool PRTool PRTool
Go get their code here.

Jan 24, 2009

EmailMeForm For Contact Form

EmailMeForm is a free online form generator service that helps you create contact forms for your blog. No programming required. You can design simple forms that send you an email each time your visitors submit them. After creating the web form, you get a HTML code to paste in your blog.

If you wanted a neat blog contact form that your visitors can use to send you feedback, now you can get it for free.

Click here to see my contact form or here to go to EmailMeForm.

Jan 22, 2009

TinyURL To Shorten Long URL

Enter a long URL to make TinyURL:
TinyURL is a URL shortening service. It's useful when you want to publish a long blog or website URL on Twitter.

With TinyURL, you can make a smaller URL that will work for any page on your blog. If you have a blog with the homepage that is at:
http://dedeandro.blogspot.com
Entering that URL into TinyURL will create a URL like:
http://tinyurl.com/dedeandro or http://tinyurl.com/7agfae
With this you can also redirect someone to anywhere within your blog.

Jan 21, 2009

TwitThis To Share Your Blog




TwitThis is an easy way for people to send Twitter messages about your blog post or website and allowing visitors to share it easily with their Twitter friends. When visitors to your blog click on the TwitThis button or link, it takes the URL of the blog page and creates a shorter URL using TinyURL. Then visitors can send this shortened URL and a description of the blog page to all of their friends on Twitter. There is also a bookmarklet so you can share any blog you are viewing.

To add the button (or a text link) to your blog, just copy the code provided at the TwitThis site. It is as simple as adding this code where you would like a “TwitThis” button or link.

TwitThis is another way to promote your blog and drive more traffic to your blog.

Jan 20, 2009

TwitterCounter To Count Your Followers

Here is a counter for Twitter called TwitterCounter which can be used to displayed the number of followers you have on Twitter on your blog.

The TwitterCounter may help you to get more followers. You can pick one of their buttons to gain more followers from your blog. They also provide a stats details and the top 100 most followed Twitter users.

If you use Twitter, don't forget to follow me.

Jan 19, 2009

Twitterfeed To Tweet Your Blog Feed

There is a cool utility for Twitter user, it’s called Twitterfeed. It can tweet your blog feed into your Twitter account, so you can see your last blog post in your Twitter.

To get your blog into a Twitterfeed, first you have to create Twitter account (or use an existing account). Twitterfeed needs to know your Twitter username and password so it can post your blog updates to your Twitter account.

You will also need an OpenID account to log in to Twitterfeed. OpenID is a standard for providing single sign on between web sites. You can register your own OpenID for free, or may even be able to use an existing blog ID.

Provide them with the URL for your blog's RSS feed, and how often they should post to Twitter. Their server will check your blog's feed at the specified interval and post any new items to your Twitter account. Both RSS and Atom feeds are supported.

I think this is a great way to promote your blog and your blog post, and get benefit to drive more traffic to your blog.

Just sit back and relax, lets Twitterfeed tweet your blog feed.

Jan 18, 2009

Delicious Tagometer Badge

With JSON powered Tagometer Badge, you can add some flair to your blog. With this badge, you can display both tags and number of stores, so it's easy to show visitors how interesting you are.

This badge only works on blogs that allows JavaScript, includes as part of pages or template. If this badge does not work for you, it's likely that your blog has disallowed this use of JavaScript.

You can find their HTML code here.

Jan 17, 2009

Delicious Save Buttons

With the "Bookmark this on Delicious" link, you can give your blog visitors a convenient way to save it to Delicious.

The best way to do this is by inserting some javascript which pops up a post window. If javascript is not active, it will navigate to the post page.

You can find their HTML code here.

Jan 16, 2009

Delicious Network Badges

Network Badges allows you to display details about Delicious network as part of your blog.

You can find their HTML code here.

Jan 15, 2009

Delicious Tagrolls

Tagrolls is a way for you to show Delicious tags as part of your blog.

You can find their HTML code here.

Jan 14, 2009

Delicious Linkrolls

Linkrolls are a way for you to have the latest Delicious bookmarks as part of your Blog.

You can find their HTML code here.

Jan 13, 2009

Delicious To Discover The Best Web

Delicious
Delicious is a social bookmarking service that allows users to mark, store, manage and share web pages from the centralized source. With the emphasis on the strength of the community, Delicious improve how people are finding, considering and sharing on the Internet.

You can bookmark any site on the Internet, and do it from anywhere with Delicious. Instead of storing different bookmarks on each computer, Delicious make it easy to have a single set of bookmarks saved in sync among all your computers. Even if you are not on your own computer, you still get your bookmarks on the Delicious site.

If your friends use Delicious, you can send your bookmarks that they can see when they log on. They can do the same for you. When you search the site and find interesting users, you can use their Subscriptions and Network features to track Delicious tags and users that you find most interesting.

By looking at bookmarks for popular tags, you can find the most useful and interesting bookmarks on the topic you like. Browse all bookmarks in a format that is easy to read.

Jan 12, 2009

Fun Birthday Card


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Here is how to use it: Select the code, Copy, then Paste it where you want it to appear. It can be used on any website or blog that allows HTML.

Image: DedeAndro

Jan 11, 2009

Butterfly Award For The Coolest Blog

Butterfly Award
This is my first award on 2009. This award is called the "Butterfly Award For The Coolest Blogs I Ever Know". Thanks to Ice for giving me this cool award. I did not notice before when I am dropping Entrecard and when I read a comment on one of my post, I just realize that someone has given this award, and that's Ice.

The rules of this award are:
* Put the logo anywhere in your page or post.
* Add a link to the person who awarded it to you.
* Link 10 other bloggers of whom you want to give this award to.

So now, I will give this award to ten cool blogs. And this award goes to:

Jan 10, 2009

XavierMedia Exchange To Drive More Visitiors

If you need more visitors to your blog, then you can try to join the XavierMedia Exchange. You will get 3000 banner impressions just for joining.

Their standard ratio is 3:2 which means that for every three visitors clicking ads on your blog, you get two visitors to your blog. They use a sliding ratio, which means the higher click rate you have on your blog, they will give you better exchange rate next month.

For each new user you refer to them, you get 10% of all the credit they get. Credit added in real time and you can see how much you have earned on the statistics page. You can get another free 5000 impressions, just for writing a review about them.

I think you should give them a try to drive more visitors to your blog.

Jan 9, 2009

AddYours® For An Alternative Blog Directory

AddYours®
Today, I want to introduce you to my new blog directory. It's called AddYours®. I created this blog directory to provide an alternative directory for bloggers. A social community, where the bloggers of all sizes can add a blog, link, article and even promote an article for free.

I started this blog directory on December 2008. My goal is to help bloggers to connect with others and create friendships with other bloggers. You can also leave comments, ratings on each of your favorite blogs / articles.

So, go check it now. Add your blog, add your link, promote your article and get a free back link.

Thanks to Martinact420 for the review about AddYours®.

Updated: Another review by DallasMarketingServices.

Jan 8, 2009

Promote Your Blog With StumbleUpon

StumbleUpon
StumbleUpon helps you find and share a great Website. When you click Stumble!, they provide high quality pages that match your personal preference. These pages have been explicitly recommended by your friends or one of the six million+ other web surfers with interests similar to you. Rating the sites like this, automatically share them with others who have the same interests, and help you find the great sites recommended by your friends.

Add a StumbleUpon StumbleUpon button to your blog to make it easy for your visitors to submit your content to StumbleUpon. Promote your blog and start receiving free exposure on StumbleUpon.

Jan 7, 2009

Stay Connected With Twitter

Twitter is a service for friends, family and co-workers to communicate and stay connected through the exchange of quick frequent answers to one simple question: What are you doing?

Started as a side project in March 2006, Twitter has developed into a real-time service message that works through several networks and devices.

In countries around the world, people follow the source most relevant to them and access information through Twitter, from the world news to the latest updates from friends and see what people are doing now.

Twitter allows you to find out what your friends are doing in any way the most suitable for you. Check out their applications for other ways to send and receive Twitter Updates.

Follow me on Twitter.

Jan 6, 2009

NoScript Firefox Extension

NoScript
NoScript Firefox Extension provides extra protection for Firefox and other Mozilla based browsers. This free open source add-on only allows JavaScript, Java, Flash and plugins to be executed only by web sites you trust (such as your online bank) and provide protection in the browser.

NoScript prevent the exploitation of security vulnerabilities (known and not known) without loss of function.

You can enable JavaScript, and Java plugin for sites that you trust with left clicking on the icon NoScript status bar or using the contextual menu for more convenience.

Your Firefox will be safe with NoScript


Click here or here to add to Firefox.

Jan 5, 2009

SearchStatus Extension For Firefox

SearchStatus
SearchStatus is a toolbar extension for Firefox that allows you to see how blog is performing. Designed specifically for search engine marketers needs. This toolbar provides a wide search-related information on a blog, all conveniently displayed in a compact toolbar.

For each blog you visit using SearchStatus, allows you to view Google PageRank, Alexa Rank, Compete Rank. This combined with information related to search, you can see not only the importance link of a blog (according to Google), but also its traffic (according to Alexa), giving a balance views of blog efficacy.

SearchStatus appear at the bottom of the browser on the status bar. If you choose to see a link to a particular page, they open in new tab in the same browser window.

Click here to download SearchStatus.

Jan 4, 2009

Amazon Search Widget

The Search Widget lets your readers find and explore interesting products from Amazon.com without them leaving your blog. Now you can include an Amazon search box on your page. Any search typed into the search box will show the matching Amazon products inside the widget. This lets your viewers look for Amazon products without ever leaving your page.

You can also customize the display of your widget by choosing from various display and theme options available. After you are done, just click on the "Add to my Web page" button to install your widget on your blog or web site.

When you configure the widget, you can allow viewers to search the entire Amazon catalog, or you can restrict the search to just a single Amazon product group. For example, if your page has reviews of your favorite video games, you can restrict the search box to just search the Video Games product group.

Easily place relevant Search widgets throughout your blog here.

Jan 3, 2009

Amazon aStore Widgets

With aStore widgets, you can display products from aStore (click here for example aStore). You can add aStore widgets to various pages of your blog and drive traffic to your aStore.

Use the Build Links tool to select the appearance and behavior of the widget, and then simply cut-and-paste the code into your template or Blog page. Your page will now display aStore widget.

See the aStore Widgets FAQ for more information including details on how to customize the look and feel of aStore widgets.

Jan 2, 2009

Entrecard Top Droppers December 2008

This lists the Entrecard users who dropped their card on DedeAndro™ the most in the last 30 days:
60 Were Enough
60 Were Enough bolog about Music, Artists, Mp3 and 60 Were Enough News. 31

ThinkingOutLoudBlog.com
A mixed bag blog of whatever. Guaranteed to make you think or laugh or your money back. 31

BRYAN KARL | Everything Online
BRYAN KARL | Everything Online is about anything that can be ever talked about. Random and new stuff are added regularly to keep the atmosphere going. Find the post that suits you best! 31

TheysaY
Your one-stop site to computer technology updates, tips and tricks to optimize your computing experience, and interesting snippets of information from all over the computing web. 31

14-Year-Old Kid Tech Guru
A 14-year-old blogger shares his tech knowledge on a blog which features how-to guides & tech tips! 31

The Ad Master
Tons of Tips and Tricks to help you advertise online. From lists of free traffic resources to advice on keyword placement and linkbuilding. 31

In The Eyes Of The Beholder
This blog will talk about my everyday existence, fun adventures, my passion for music, complains and a whole lot more! 31

Mind Relaxing Ideas
Celebrity news, gossip, music, sports, magazine, video, downloads and many more... 31

Authority Directory
Premium directory of quality internet resources with a free gallery of art and a diverse blog that has a focus towards business. 31

Mova nugraha indonesia catholic blogger
Mova nugraha personal web blog. My opinion, my experience. 31
Thank you so much!

Jan 1, 2009

New Year 2009 Greetings


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Here is how to use it: Select the code, Copy, then Paste it where you want it to appear. It can be used on any website or blog that allows HTML.

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