1. mneylon

    Off the Shelf Apps for Promotions etc on Facebook?

    Can anyone recommend an off the shelf solution for running promotions / competitions etc., on Facebook? I've looked at several including Interactive Promotions for Brand Marketing by Wildfire Promotion Builder | Wildfire Interactive, Inc. Powerfully Simple Facebook Applications | North Social...
  2. S

    public html directory

    I think I know the answer to this but just to be on the safe side I want to confirm it here. When you store images outside the public_html directory, then you can NOT display these images like this: <img src="../../../not_public_html/images/photo.jpg"> or like this <img...
  3. S

    Google Places Rank Checker Software

    Has anyone came across a good software tool that checks a Google Place Page ranking for multiple keywords without having to manually go through the search results? I've tried a few like Local Rank Tracker but they either just don't work or the results are inaccurate. Thanks
  4. W

    Shell script failing, can't open log file

    Hi folks, I'm trying to run a shell script via cron tab but it's not working. I have redirected stdout to a log file and have also redirected stderr to another logfile. I can see the error and log files via ftp but I can't open them - I get ftp error 550 (file or directory doesn't exist) The...
  5. T

    Setting up a mail server with postfix, webmin and debian?

    Hi i am new enough to managing a vps server but i know some of the basics using SSH and webmin. I have a problem with my email being sent from my server ending up in the spam folder of gmail. I have two domains and both are registered with namecheap so i can use there DNS to host my domains...
  6. T

    Link building tips for directory owners

    This is an article i wrote on my blog, it shows ways of building back links whether for a directory or a website, although its targeted at directory owners, but you can take away some basic tips. The best way to build quality back links is to register with forums and post with your link and...
  7. mneylon

    New Coupon / Discount Site

    Save on Shopping Online in Ireland, UK, Europe with Fresh Coupon Codes Discount Shopping Fresh Coupon Codes The concept isn't exactly original :)
  8. K

    Is DMOZ still relevant?

    Are dmoz links still relevant, or is it just dying a slow death?
  9. C

    Funeral cost comparison website Irelands first funeral cost comparison directory for funeral planning, funeral arrangements, funeral price and funeral costs comparison website. I have thought and launched this special website for the family members of the deceased during those stress fulltimes. In...
  10. P

    Web Catalogue

    Hi All, There is a new website (well, it is couple of weeks old, but mainly is new). The main aim of it is to gather Irish based businesses. Totally free of charge. Let me know if you think sth is missing or sth could be improved.
  11. andywozhere

    URL Structure

    I'm having a URL conundrum. I was wondering what people thought was a better URL: /events/comedy/festivals/name-of-festival or /events/name-of-festival The former is more descriptive, but quite long. The latter is much snappier, but not as descriptive. I'm inclined to think the longer URL is...
  12. php.allstar

    Facebook Like Button on post

    Hi, I used the facebook like button on one of my posts in a thread, checked my facebook profile and saw this error on my wall: http://www.irishwebmasterforum​.com/showthread.php$session[se​ssionurl]?p=%24post[postid] www.irishwebmasterforum.comWarning...
  13. JamesA

    submission services

    Are paid submission services like worth the effort?
  14. Byron

    Scedueled Tasks On Windows Server

    Hi All, After all the fun of working out CronJobs on linux a client of mine is changing over to using a Windows VPS. Basically I need a solution which unzips a ZIP file to a directory at 00:10 on the 1st day or the month (for website changes) when I am not around. Has anyone got any ideas, I...
  15. WhitePhantom

    Google Places listing not showing

    Hi, Not sure if this is the right place to post this, so apologies if it isn't. I have set up a Google Places listing for a client, Classique and Gourmet Wines, who are an importer / distributor of French wines. I verified the listing on 13th June, and so far there are zero impressions. No...
  16. S

    How to measure phone enquiries on your Website

    Hello. I am interested in tracking phone calls from my website that begin as organic searches. Same for PPC. In other-words, I want to know what keyword search ends queries convert to phone enquiries on my site that ends up in a phonecall to my office. I've come across companies in US and...
  17. Z

    FTP Download Directories Recursively

    I have a script that will connect and download all the files in the root directory but I need to recursively download all sub-directories and their files, there could be sub-directories in sub-directories to the a maximum of 15 I'd say. I know windows native FTP command doesn't support...
  18. trickobrien

    Place Pages Are Really Taking over

    First page is looking more and more like a business directory for a lot of searches,with the few organics pushed down to the bottom.Whats Googles master plan this time?-top place page spots are paid? Seemingly theres no point in backlinking the place page either.
  19. andywozhere

    Reselling Hosing

    I was wondering if someone might be able to give me an idea of how reselling hosting works? I'm kind of thinking reselling might make sense for me, but I don't really want the responsibility of having to look after other people's hosting ad infinitum.
  20. mneylon

    National programme to get Irish Business online launched at Google

    Taoiseach Enda Kenny launches national programme to get Irish Business online at Google Dublin, Monday May 9th, 2011: An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny, T.D. today launched a national campaign to get Irish businesses online and make the most of the economic opportunity of the Internet. Getting Irish...
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