Taming of Sharks vital for Stormers

The Stormers’ forwards practise a lineout manoeuvre during a training session at the High Performance Centre in Cape Town yesterday. Picture: GALLO IMAGES
THE Stormers effectively have two bites at the cherry, but coach Allister Coetzee doesn’t want his men to leave anything to chance. He wants a place in the Super 14 semi-finals wrapped up, and he wants it done this week. “We try not to pay too much attention to the. . . .


Border pair set for Sevens camp

TWO Border players – Onke Dubase and Buhle Ntsebeza – have been invited to participate in an Emerging Sevens training camp in Stellenbosch which runs for three days ending tomorrow. An SA Emerging Sevens squad will be selected at the end of this month to participate. . . .

Gloves off over drug tests

A WAR of words has erupted between a promoter, a former boxing scribe and Boxing South Africa over the apparent failure to conduct drug testing at an East London tournament. Promoter Ayanda Matiti this week alleged that no tests were conducted after the title fight between his. . . .

Morkel mug the minnows

Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel subjected Afghanistan to a short-pitched mugging to give the Proteas a comfortable passage from Group C into the Super 8 phase of the ICC World Twenty20 at the Kensington Oval on Wednesday. It was the end of a romantic dream for the Asian side who. . . .

Search Engine Ranking Optimization

By: Wechito Kumura

Some months ago I heard someone claiming that you don’t need search engine ranking optimization in order to make money with affiliate business.

This is technically true. You can drive all the traffic to your site from other places different from search engines organic results, such as PPC and other kind of ads, mailing lists, and links in other websites (especially social media sites, blogs and forums). But would this be enough? Continue reading

England upset again by Duckworth-Lewis

ENGLAND captain Paul Collingwood said there was a “major problem” with the rules for rain-affected matches after his side’s eight-wicket loss to the West Indies in their World Twenty20 cricket opener. England made 191 for five, a challenging total in this. . . .

Popular Pay Per Click Advertising Faults

Pay Per Click (PPC) advertising is the greatest advertising breakthrough so far today. It is because of its ability to specifically target prospective clients based on interest and geography, the ability to tightly control your advertising budget, and to precisely measure the results and revenues. Contrary to TV advertising and other means of advertising which are quite costly, Pay Per Click is much more reasonable for small to medium size businesses to market their products or services. Continue reading