Friday, October 19, 2007

A first: Google alerts me to ... myself!

Well, this hasn’t happened before: I got a Google blog alert (a sort of email-based subscription to certain search terms out on the web or in the blogosphere) featuring one of my own posts. And in fact, it was that day’s post! Talk about quick indexing! Considering my own rate of ego-surfing, this was quite gratifying to see. :)

Here’s a picture (click to enlarge):


  1. Nice! As Austin Powers would say, "Allow myself to introduce ... myself." :)

  2. Honey, I'm so proud of you! Don't despair though. I'm sure *next* time you'll get above 4th place. XOXO, Love, The FishWife

  3. Always good for a chuckle, aren’t you, Gary? LOL. :)

  4. Hmm, something smells a little fishy here, FishWife ...

    For those who can’t guess, the FishWife is clearly baiting me. But unfortunately for me, it’s the kind of bait I find irresistible, so —

    Gaaaaaa! Must! Get! Higher! Ratings!! *fiddle* *tweak* *fiddle* Better now? Better be!! (We’ll see when the next alert arrives.)