Archive for the ‘Website’ Category

Stop thief

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

I’ve recently been playing around with some code to prevent¬†hotlinking of the images on the site.

Hotlinking is when a page in one website displays an image served from another website.


February updates

Saturday, February 12th, 2011

Just a quick round up of some of the changes to the site that I’ve been working on over the last couple of weeks:


A year of massive growth

Friday, December 31st, 2010

… at least, in terms of the number tunes available in the tune search.

Aside from the attention grabbing headline, it’s customary at this time of the year to take a look back at what developments have happened over the year, so I thought I might as well join in. Here are a few of the 2010 highlights for


Twice as big

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

I’ve just released a new edition of the tune search and I’m pleased to announce that it’s massively increased in size now with over 275,000 tunes indexed and available for searching!


Normal service has now been resumed

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

Those of you who follow this blog or keep up to date via facebook may have noticed a resounding silence from these parts over the past couple of months.



Monday, August 2nd, 2010

The abc website has carried Google “adsense” adverts for a while now – they help to pay for the web hosting, amongst other things.¬†However, they are not always very relevant to the site.


Copyright first

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010

When I originally set up the tune search I planned not to display copyright tunes.


New look

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

Not content with giving the blog a makeover, I’ve just redesigned the page layout for the rest of the site.


Blog makeover

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

I’ve just given the blog a bit of a makeover.


One year in …

Monday, June 21st, 2010

The new version of the abc website – – launched on 21st June 2009, is one year old today.