Arne Brachhold

How much do you Google?

Filed under: Other Stuff — arne on April 28, 2006

Google Statistics

– On Monday I’m finished with school already around 2 pm.
– Wednesday is a long school day so I’m tired and don’t have time to Google
– Friday is my free day, much time for Googling!
– On the weekend, I do something else

found on Scobleizer

Backup Formatting Settings of Visual Studio 2005

Filed under: .Net — arne on April 28, 2006

If you’re working in a team on a .Net project, all devs should use the same coding guidelines as well as the same code formatting. Visual Studio 2005 has powerful options to automatically format your code how you like it. Unfortunately there is no way to export this settings from Visual Studio, so every developer has to configure the formatting settings by hand.

This is not very comfortable and fail safe so there must be a way to export or backup these settings, so you can import them on an other computer or ideally set them as a group policy in Active Directory.

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Akismet C# API for the .Net Framework 1.1 and 2.0

Filed under: .Net,Wordpress — arne on April 18, 2006
Latest release:

This is a little Microsoft .Net class which allows you to use the powerful Akismet comment spam protection in your .Net wiki/blog/website/software.

It’s well documented and available as a precompiled library or C# project. It’s compiled as .Net 1.1, but also works great with 2.0. Note that you need to obtain a API key to use it.

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Google Sitemaps FAQ (Sitemap Issues And Errors)

Filed under: SEO,Sitemaps — arne on April 7, 2006

In June 2005, Google announced a new service called Google Sitemaps. This program allows webmaster to submit an index of URLs which they want to have included in Googles web search. It’s free to use and helps Google to get a more complete overview of your pages.

You are looking at the FAQ for the old version (3.x) of the plugin. Please have a look at the new help page for the most recent information.
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