Moving on… to Percona’s XtraDB Cluster

Moving on from our MongoDB tour of duty, this post describes our recent experience in setting up Master/Slave and transitioning to Master/Master using Percona’s MySQL dbms, using their XtraDB Cluster, and XtraBackup. BACKGROUND We gather impression and click data hourly … Continue Reading

The reddit Effect redux – April 2012

After Monday’s article showing the traffic pattern of reddit for April, I wanted to update the numbers to include level of engagement. Here’s the updated list showing how much users engaged with the top sites link to on reddit: DeviantArt – … Continue Reading

How to navigate the world of Native Social Media Advertising

The future of Social Media Advertising looks like it will continue to be increasingly “native” in 2012. Social communities and online publishers expand their advertising offerings while striving to maintain a consistent audience and community experience. Digital Media Buyers with … Continue Reading