Shell (Bash) Aliases Are Awesome

Linux shells allow you to create aliases for commands – a word you type to run another command or set of commands. You may have already encountered aliases, since most flavors come with a few variations of “ls” already created, so if you have ever typed “ll” and gotten the same output as “ls -alF”, […]

The Myths of SEO

Saying “I know SEO” is disingenuous. The only people who “know SEO” are the engineers who write the ever-changing search engine algorithms that determine which sites have “good SEO” and which sites don’t. Yet, we have so many self-proclaimed SEO experts offering their services. How did we get to this point? In the past, it […]

WordPress Was Hijacked!

So, I opened up endlick.com and hoped to see some new content – ignoring the fact that I’m the only one who posts here and I sure as hell haven’t been vigilant about it – and saw some ad for insurance. endlick.com is a site where I post shitty content about computer issues and baudy […]

Start Command Prompt in Another Drive’s Folder on Windows 7

Create a shortcut to cmd.exe by opening your start menu, and typing “cmd” into the search bar. Right click on either “cmd.exe” or “cmd.exe (admin)”, and open the properties of the shortcut. On the “Shortcut” tab, edit the Target; C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe /k “e: & cd e:\Vagrant” In this case, I want to start the command prompt […]