Nameseek.com.au is reality!

After a few months of developing, designing and testing, Nameseek.com.au is finally up and running. It took a while to get the site how I wanted it. I ended up buying 5 different auction scripts, and didn’t like any of them. One of them was not too bad, and I would have used it, however […]

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Not as Easy as it Looks!

So the blog has been up for nearly two months now. Initially the blog was set up to keep track of me and the experiences of trying to make money online. Well, I have to admit, there hasn’t many experiences as I have not had the time or motivation as I would have liked. I […]

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Nameseek.com.au

As mentioned in the last post, I have been working on my new domain name auction website over the past few weeks – Nameseek. I am currently testing the script, and will aim to launch on June 1. You can visit the site at the moment as I have not locked it down while testing […]

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My New Project

Over the past few weeks I have been working my new internet project. Earlier this year it was announced that the Australian Domain Name Administrator would be allowing the sale of the .au domain names for the first time. Having been buying and trying to sell .com domain names for a while I thought it […]

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It’s been a while…

It has been a few weeks since my last post. I have been flat out with my “real” job and also building a few websites of a night when I get home, so not much time for blogging! I am actually amazed that my blog is still getting a steady number of daily hits, even […]

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Phishing Scams Exposed

I just read an interesting report issued by Symantec Australia about the current rate of internet fraud carried out via social networking sites such as Facebook, MySpace and Bebo. The report stated that for the last six months of 2007, there were nearly 90,000 cases of “phishing” found, which increased by more than 150% on […]

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Some Stats

I have been up and running for nearly a week now and actually have some traffic coming to this site! Over the past week I have submitted the site to Google and tried to advertise where ever I can get a free plug. The stats for the first week are as follows: 707 Pages Requests […]

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What is Google PR?

Since I started this blog last week I have been doing alot reading about Search Engine Optimization and trying to get my blog listed in Google’s search results. A word that keeps on popping onto my screen is Page Rank, or PR. Being new to blogging and website marketing, I had no idea what it […]

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The Need for a Name

Last weekend I saw an news story on the buying the selling of domain names. The article basically was explaining that in the mid 90’s domains such as sky.com and bbc.com were sold for mutli millions of dollars to the respective news agencies. Immediately after watching the story, I picked up the laptop and typed […]

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The Journey So Far

Over the past two days I have continued to research the best way of going about trying to make this┬áblog successful. There are alot of other blogs all over the internet that try to explain the best way of getting hits and making money – and most of┬áthem contradict each other. I guess it depends […]

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