Monthly Archives: July 2006

The Need for Speed Enhancements

You may have noticed that runs much faster this morning. I analyzed some of the database queries last night and came to the conclusion the site was running very inefficiently in some cases, particularly the way ratings were calculated. … Continue reading

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Media Mention: No Credit Needed Podcast

NCN dedicated some time on his most recent podcast to talk a little bit about Thanks so much for the kind words! Check out NCN’s main blog, No Credit Needed as well as the No Credit Needed Network.

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Cleaning House Somewhat

The main sidebar on now only shows blogs active within the last seven days (with a maximum of 100), which is clearly stated. While it was suggested by Jim in comments following a previous post that Google may be … Continue reading

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PageRank Update for

In the latest Google update, the PageRank for jumped to 6. Friends of will benefit from this update through the direct links to their blogs. If you have not yet become a Friend of, now is a … Continue reading

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Another Quick Update: PayPerPost

Entries using the PayPerPost tracking system are (for the most part) now easily identified when browsing so readers can quickly focus in or ignore these particular entries.

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July Updates

Thanks for continuing your interest in the personal finance blogosphere. Here at, we’ve temporarily settled on a way to manage a blog’s “rating” which involves a combination of the blog’s Alexa ranking if available, number of entries archived in … Continue reading

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