Archive for the ‘Announcements’ Category

December 22nd, 2010

Ratified.org Christmas Buttons!

Visited 14112 times // In the spirit of the holiday season, I came up with three Christmas-themed buttons to display your Ratified.org rankings. Simply replace the COLOR value with your desired theme: COLOR=candycane COLOR=snowflake COLOR=holly Enjoy! PS - The font on the buttons was improved too :)

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November 26th, 2010

Buttons are Back!

Visited 9323 times // Our nifty little friends are back in business! Thanks to Jehz of Jehzlau Concepts for hosting our buttons. :) You'll see a lot of Jehz around here as he will be helping out in maintaining the site. Expect more frequent updates this time!

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October 14th, 2010

Buttons to be Back Up Soon

Visited 9423 times // Good news! A kind soul offered his dedicated server to host our buttons! I'm just worried that he might regret it! Hopefully he won't! Stay tuned!

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October 6th, 2010

Ratified.org Buttons Down (again, for now)

Visited 9140 times // Due to the overwhelming amount of blogs proudly displaying their Ratified.org rank buttons, my webhost sent me an email warning me of an enormous bill I'm facing by the end of the month. I decided to disabled these buttons temporarily. They will be brought back until I've found ...

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July 30th, 2010

Souped Up Detail Pages and … Graphs!

Visited 9777 times // Behind the scenes I've been working on the redesign of the detail pages. For those not blessed with a keen eye, the fonts are now larger and the statistics are more detailed and easier to look at. Being a freak for statistics, I thought of adding a cool ...

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July 5th, 2010

Au Revoir, Technorati. Bonjour, Yahoo!

Visited 12818 times // Back when Ratified.org started, the only metrics that determined the rankings came from Technorati.com. I had since added other forms of metrics (Google PR, Feedburner, Alexa), but I was startled when Technorati suddenly announced that they were ending their API. They say they were going to replace it ...

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July 1st, 2010

Feedburner and your Ratified Rank

Visited 17508 times // Your blog's number of subscribers weighs heavily in determining your Ratified.org rank. Many blogs that are listed on Ratified.org have their Feedburner feeds included, but their subscribers are not being counted. Why? Signing up for a Feedburner feed opens up a slew of options that you probably ...

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June 25th, 2009

Ratified.org Buttons Down. Again.

Visited 8771 times // Ratified.org buttons have been disabled due to some server issues. They'll be back up soon. Thanks for your patience.

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June 15th, 2009

Submitting a Blog for Ratification

Visited 9163 times // Ratified.org now has a new submission form for new blogs. For a blog to become ratified, it must meet these requirements: 1. Blog must be Philippine-made, or made by a Filipino, or about an aspect of the Philippines. 2. The blog's feed must be hosted by Feedburner. 3. Blog must be live, actively updated ...

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February 28th, 2009

Ratified.org Buttons Disabled

Visited 8820 times // For now, I have disabled the buttons for Ratified.org blogs because of the heavy load it is bearing on our servers. I'm currently working on the problem and hope to solve it within a week. Thanks for your understanding.

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