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Thursday, July 8, 2004

Random Ego-Googling

You might have googled your own name before in what is known as ego-googling. But have you ever searched for a random name? The Random Ego-Googler will present a different person every time you load it.
[Census data via, photo based on Gimp Public Domain.]

Show Off Your PageRank

If you want to show off your Google PageRank (and always have it visible to check yourself), you can now use the French My.Rank.Online service. Just include the following HTML snippet in your page:

<a href=""><img src="" alt="[PageRank]" style="border: 0; width: 44px; height: 15px;" /></a>

The result will look like this: [PageRank]


Yet another freeware Gmail add-on, this one for Mac OS X: gCount is a menu bar item displaying the number of unread Gmails in your inbox. [Via Zorgloob.]

Stars and Stripes Features Gmail4Troops

Alterego informs me “Gmail4Troops [archive] gets a front page spread on today’s military Stars and Stripes newspaper, made accessible to all 1.5 million active duty servicemembers”. (See full article.)


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