eBay Research on PPC

An eBay research study Consumer Heterogenity and Paid Search Effectiveness, by Thomas Blake, Chris Nosko, and Steven Tadelis (2013, bit.ly/10E5mDU) looks at the effect of PPC. My summary of the research: PPC does not increase sales to people who already know the...

How to Make a Whiteboard

In three hours, you can make a whiteboard for your office or the kids’ playroom. Total cost under $24. Very easy to do. I had a 4×6 whiteboard. But there was wasted space around it and I wanted more space to write on. I read about this whiteboard paint and...

How to Fix the Disqus Bug with IE9

The Problem: If you use Disqus to allow comments in your website, you’ll find there is a layout bug if someone uses Microsoft IE9 to look at your website. Disqus has a layout problem in IE9. Text will go off the screen to the right side. The Solution: This is...