Archive for January, 2010

Understanding Web Analytics

Analytics is software that generates metrics of a website.  Long before Google Analytics came into picture, most of the webmasters were dependent on Log files while others used web counters. Why is there so much hype around Web Analytics? Web Analytics is a powerful tool for measuring the success of your website, your products and [...]

Librarywala.com, now thats a great dotcom idea excuted well.

I must confess…I am a book worm. I love to read, mostly business and self help books. I always had problems getting my hands on the latest business and self help books and was looking for a library which stocked such books. I could not find any such library in Mumbai, most stocked only fiction. [...]

Credit Card Payment Gateway Pricing Comparisons

Click here for the latest updated list of credit card payment gateways The success of any ecommerce or subscription based website depends on the efficiency and reliability of the credit card gateway provider with which you have linked your site. Of all the factors Price/Cost is the most important to consider. Higher Upfront fees and [...]

Object Oriented Programming In PHP

 Object Oriented Programming, as the name implies, is about programming with objects.  But what exactly is an object?  An object is an entity that encapsulates properties and behaviour that is specific to that entity.  This might sound a little strange, but it really is not. Objects are all around you. The magazine you are holding [...]

Adding credit card payment options to your website in India

Click here for the latest updated list of credit card payment gateways Many years ago we did not have many options for adding credit card payment gateway to our ecommerce sites and we had to rely on COD, Cheque/DD to accept payments. All that changed with the game changing CCAvenues. They made adding a payment [...]