WordPress Toolbar v 2.1 – Adding support for tinyurl, sociable and a lot more

WordPress Toolbar Version 2.0 allowed bloggers to catch their viewers on the go. It modifies all the internal/external links in the blog post (except those specified for exception), to open them with an attractive toolbar. Since wordpress toolbar used javascript to enable this functionality, your SEO always remain intact. Moving forward, I accumulated all the suggestions posted in more than a 100 comments on the introductory blog post, and tried …

Toggle : A Javascript game, anyone up for the challenge?

This weekend I came across a game made using java applets. Initially looked like its possible to solve it, but slowly we realized that there might be no solution to this game. Finally I decided to clone it using javascript and see if you can solve the same. Toggle PS: Tested on all browsers except IE Modes: I included a custom mode in this game. Original game had only the …

SEO Analyzer v 1.2 – Adding support for Bing along with Google and Yahoo

On May 28, 2009 Microsoft announced Bing which has now replaced Live search. And within 2 week of it’s release, Bing seems to have leapfrog Yahoo search in U.S. With Bing coming up as a strong contender to Google and Yahoo search engines, I have added support for Bing in SEO Analyzer v 1.2. This will enable you to analyze a site’s ranking for a particular keyword on Bing search …

How to broadcast a message to your Gtalk friends using JAXL?

In this era of social media we all look forward to easy and utility tools to easily market our site and blogs. In this post I will demonstrate a ready to use script, which will help you broadcast your message to everyone on your gtalk friend list in one go. jaxl4broadcast.class.php jaxl4broadcast.class.php is an extension of JAXL library. This extension simply saves all your buddy list in an array while …

Konami Code on Facebook : How to implement it on your site

Yesterday while chatting with friends, I discovered an unusual thing on facebook. Unusual because I didn’t see any sense in what I saw back then. The process to discover this unusual thing is as follows: How to view lens flare on facebook 1. Login to facebook.com 2. Click once anywhere on your home page 3. Click the following sequence of characters using your keyboard 4. Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, …

Goa Trip – Beer, Beach and Dirty Dancing

4 years and finally I had a long and wonderful vacation. Our (me and Sowmya‘s) last vacation was way back in 2005 to shillong and since then I have always said a big NO to all her planning. At times due to my workaholic nature and most of the times due to my laziness. However this time around I was given a surprise one fine sunday, when she told me …

Getting Google Page Rank using Javascript – For Adobe AIR Apps

Last week while working on SEO Analyzer v 1.1 desktop application, I faced a challenge of getting google page rank for a particular site using javascript. I am not sure if someone has already done this before, but I thought of sharing this javascript code for all adobe air and web developers out there. googlepagerank.js var googlepagerank = { hexdec: function(hex_string) { hex_string = (hex_string+”).replace(/[^a-f0-9]/gi, ”); return parseInt(hex_string, 16); }, …

SEO Analyzer – Version 1.1 – What’s New?

While SEO Analyzer v 1.0 focused primarily on getting page ranks and analyzing back links to your site url, SEO Analyzer v 1.1 adds another feather to the cap. It allows you to achieve following analysis: Feature List: Get google page rank for input site url Get all backlinks to the input site url Get the exact href tag (rel=”nofollow”, target=”_blank”, etc) used by the back linking sites Get google …

Introducing SEO Analyzer

SEO Analyzer is a desktop based application build specifically for page rank checking and link analysis for seo purpose. It is built using Adobe AIR. Note: SEO Analyzer v 1.1 is out. Read more about it here Installation: Download and Install Adobe AIR Download and Install SEO Analyzer Features: The tool currently provides the following features: Retrieve Page Rank for a particular web url Get all incoming links for the …

Using Image Maps in Javascript – A Demo Application

Past month I was busy with project back in office, JAXL web chat client and photolog – a custom made wp-plugin for converting it into a photo blog. As I am close to finish them all, I am back to blogging after more than a month. Here I would like to demonstrate a cool technique which I explored while working for the india elections site. We decided to have a …