LinkedIn API profile fields

Well originally this post is meant to tell you that you can’t get “EMAIL address” through linkedin api. However, you can get a number of other profile field which include: user id first name last name headline location industry current status connections and so on. You can get the full list of profile fields which […]

noFollow links DO count – myth debunked

There’s a common misconception going around in the whole blogsphere that nofollow links don’t flow link juice (also page rank). First let me clarify, why I count link juice and page rank seperately, because page rank is just a measure used by google for various purposes which we all know. Back links (or link juice) […]

I don’t feel bad about adsense being disabled

Seriously, I’m not. I’m not worried that adsense got disabled. But wait, I am feeling bad, but for something else. I feel bad for working hard to get so much traffic on my site and just converting it into adsense clicks. I feel bad about not launching my own products. I feel bad about not […]

5 Thing I learnt from this Google mass disabling of account

Google recently mass disabled accounts (mostly from Pakistan and then south asia) on its 13th birthday on 14th october 2011 without any warning or even mentioning the website names which lead to account being disabled. This was really shocking for many people who’ve been earning hundreds of dollars from google adsense for many many years! […]

What exactly blogging for “ads” sounds like ?

You know what its like? let me give you an example, a joke popular in south asia: A guy was asked what he wanted to do in his future? He replied: I’ll study hard and get admission in good university. Then I’ll study hard and become an engineer. Then I’ll work abit to gather some […]

[ Plugins] Request Approved: wp-wrapper‏

I submitted a plugin request to svn repository today morning and it got approved within 6 hours! (and on sunday! yay!) Feeling great about it! I was expecting them to point out atleast 1 mistake in it but luckily it was all fine ! :) Download Link: WP Wrapper on This is the email […]

WP Wrapper – Plugin

We’re happy to announce the release of wrapper for wordpress plugin Plugin Name: WP Wrapper Download Link: WP Wrapper on | WP Wrapper on GitHub Wrapper for WordPress does a simple thing, adds a wrapper to your WordPress. Joomla comes with built-in wrapper which is missed in WordPress by many wordpress users. Options in admin panel […]

How to fix the White/Blank Cydia icon after iOS 5 jailbreak

Some users reported seeing a white cydia icon after jailbreaking their iPhone 4 on iOS 5. Follow these steps to fix the blank Cydia icon after iPhone 4 iOS 5 jailbreak: How to fix the White/Blank Cydia icon after iOS 5 jailbreak 1. disconnect your iPhone from the computer 2. run redsn0w on your computer […]

Moneygram held my payment due to “Muhammad” in my name

Thats right! I received a payment from a client long time back on my name (Muhammad Nabeel Khan) and when I went to the moneygram office here in my city to collect it, boom, it was held. I asked them the reason they said there is no reason to be told. Just held. However, upon […]

Why Government of Pakistan threatened banning Google

Couple of weeks back government of Pakistan stated that it may ban google from operating in Pakistan if they don’t hand over the information critical to the countries security situation. Google was requested to submit the data related to terrorists across its domains including gmail and youtube. But google refused to provide any such data. […]