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bio website petrustheron.com
location Cape Town, South Africa
age 27
visits member for 4 years, 3 months
seen Aug 5 '13 at 2:32

Software engineer in Cape Town, South Africa. I have been building commercial web applications professionally since 2003.


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comment Linking with an image: Background vs <img>
Option two doesn't have an image tag to support an alt attribute?
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asked Linking with an image: Background vs <img>
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comment Alternative to AdSense
This is just a long list of undetailed ad networks. How about breaking this up into one answer per network so everyone can vote on their favourite and say why it's good?
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comment Contextual Advertising API like Gmail Ads
@James, it's the Simplest. To Do List. Ever. and it's still in beta. I can't really charge for this service, so I'm looking at showing contextual ads based on users' lists like GMail does for email without lists being public.
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comment Contextual Advertising API like Gmail Ads
@James, good point about people gaming the system. I guess AdSense is the way to go. Are there any similar alternatives to AdSense, though?
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comment Contextual Advertising API like Gmail Ads
...which is why I'm looking for an advertising API to which I can feed an anonymised set of words based on the user's private content.
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awarded  Editor
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revised Contextual Advertising API like Gmail Ads
added that content is private
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comment Contextual Advertising API like Gmail Ads
@John, the content is not public and is therefore not indexed by Google. And if it's not indexed, it can't be contextualised by AdSense.
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asked Contextual Advertising API like Gmail Ads
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awarded  Scholar
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comment SEO of <span> in <h1> header
+1 for em suggestion.
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accepted SEO of <span> in <h1> header
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asked SEO of <span> in <h1> header
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comment What are the best ways to increase a site's position in Google?
@John: Aren't rel=nofollow attributes ignored by Google now?
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awarded  Supporter