DiscountASP.NET Expands Hosted Team Foundation Server SaaS Solution into Europe

DiscountASP.NET, a leader in Team Foundation Server (TFS) hosting, announces the launch of hosted TFS services in Europe in a UK-based datacenter. With this expansion, DiscountASP.NET provides a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution for source code version control and bug tracking that is in closer proximity to European developers. With DiscountASP.NET’s hosted TFS solution, Microsoft developers can […]

Go Smart with Clicky

Once upon a time, Web Masters like myself used to check out the statistics link provided by the web hosting provider for analyzing visitors. But over the period of time, many companies have developed online tools for tracking visitors such as Clicky.  Google Analytics is a popular tool which is widely used by many web […]

Understanding WordPress Permalinks – Part 2

In the previous article, I examined the importance of WordPress permalinks. In this article, I will demonstrate how to work with PermaLinks. First, you have to login to the adminstration area using your Username and Password. Select Settings link from the left hand side menu. Scroll down and select the link titled Permalinks. By default, […]

Understanding WordPress Permalinks – Part 1

WordPress is an excellent blogging platform. Your site will look professional if you make use of a quality theme. Theme developers will not disclose the secrets behind Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Many bloggers especially newly joined are not aware of optimizing the link URLs. PXQ3PN8U2TYP If the search engines find an URL like, then […]

Data Web Controls Enhancements in ASP.NET 4.0

By Scott Mitchell IntroductionTraditionally, developers using Web controls enjoyed increased productivity but at the cost of control over the rendered markup. For instance, many ASP.NET controls automatically wrap their content in for layout or styling purposes. This behavior runs counter to the web standards that have evolved over the past several years, which favor cleaner, […]

SEO Sitemaps Give Websites a Boost

A lot of web pages will find an SEO sitemap useful in improving their performance. SEO stands for “Search Engine Optimization”, the process that aims to create or revise Internet sites so that it can be better found by search engines. The objective of SEO campaigns is to have websites appear in the top listing […]

5 Important Rules in Website Design

When it comes to your website, extra attention should be paid to every minute detail to make sure it performs optimally to serve its purpose. Here are seven important rules of thumb to observe to make sure your website performs well. 1) Do not use splash pages Splash pages are the first pages you see […]

5 Ways to Keep Visitors Coming Back

A lot of successful websites depend on returning visitors to account for a major part of their traffic. Returning visitors are easier to convert into paying customers because the more often they return to a site, the more trust they have in that site. The credibility issue just melts away. Hence, keep your visitors coming […]

5 Ways to Keep Visitors Coming Back

When you start a forum, chatroom or shoutbox, you are providing your visitors a place to voice their opinions and interact with their peers — all of them are visitors of your site. As conversations build up, a sense of community will also follow and your visitors will come back to your site almost religiously […]