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For the two people that read this: the articles and tools on this blog can be regarded as my 'public bookmarks'. Topically unrelated to each other, but useful stuff that I need in my daily work as an SEO.

Bulk disavow domains

A step-by-step workflow that you can use for your own linkprofile hygiene. Particularly useful if your site has a HUGE number of spammy backlinks and you want to get rid of them in a quick & easy manner.

  10 min.

Translate URL

A simple tool that helps you with translating and decoding unreadable URLs. Just copypaste the URL, and it will return its components in a human-friendly table.

  1 min.

Aspect Ratio Calculator

An easy to use Aspect Ratio Calculator. Useful when resizing images and videos.

  3 min.

MySQL extract domain name

Using this search & replace, you can easily extract a domain name from a string in MySQL

  1 min.

MySQL word count function

A simple 'User defined' MySQL function that you can use to count the number of words in a text string.

  2 min.

MySQL split string

How to split a string in MySQL? Use this function.

  2 min.

Pagination sucks

Pagination sucks for SEO. Chronological archives work way better. In this article I'll tell you why and how.

  8 min.


Blog archive, sorted chronologically (sans pagination, which sucks for SEO).