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Happy 1st Birthday to The Geek Stuff

1st Anniversary of the BlogOn the 1st Birthday of the blog, I would like to sincerely appreciate all the support provided by you to keep this blog going. Exactly a year ago on this day (May 27th, 2008), I posted my first article 5 Basic Linux SSH Commands on the blog.
Now the blog has over 120 high quality articles on Linux and open source. I was also able to publish my first free Linux 101 Hacks eBook. Please refer to the Best of the Blog section to check-out few of my articles.

It has been an awesome journey so far with lot of exciting sleepless nights. The sleepless nights are partly contributed because of my sweet little daughter who is little over a year old now. 🙂 For those who are new to this blog may be interested to know more about me and the blog.

Article Posting Frequency:

I was able to consistently stick to 2 high quality articles per week for almost an year and I’m planning to maintain the same frequency.
Apart from the regular 2 high quality articles per week, I just started the HowTos & FAQ section, where I’m hoping to post 1 or 2 quick how-to posts per week based on the questions that I receive from you. If you are interested in contributing to the HowTos & FAQ section, please send me your questions using the contact form.

Current Statistics:

  • 10,000+ subscribers
  • 60,000+ unique visitors per month
  • 120,000+ page views per month
  • Google Page Rank: 4

Without your awesome support, these statistics would’ve not been possible. I’m hoping to increase these statistics with your help in the coming months.

Thank You! You are Awesome.

One of the main reason for me to keep this blog alive and running is the tremendous support that I’ve received from all my dear readers. I sincerely appreciate your support.
Please leave a comment with your birthday wish to the blog.

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  • adam May 27, 2009, 12:38 am


    You are doing a great job.. we are really getting lot of information’s from your blog..

    Its awesome.

    Hard work never fails..

    Congratulations for all your success……..

    Best wishes for your blog and I pray sincerely that you get happiness and success in the world.. 🙂

    (Congrats to your sweet little daughter too.. )

  • SathiyaMoorthy May 27, 2009, 12:39 am

    I wish the blog many more happiest birthdays.

    It is a very good experience for me over here. I first learned a lot from this blog such as linux related tips, productive tips and so on. And became a regular reader & contributor after reading the article 15 examples to master Linux command line history. Now am writing the vi/vim tips and tricks and some more over here.

    I wish all the readers happy learning for many more years.

  • Ritesh May 27, 2009, 5:02 am

    Happy 1st birthday to your blog! Your articles have been really informative.
    Keep Posting! Thank you. My fav. post was the Putty Add-ons!

  • Samuel Huckins May 27, 2009, 9:43 am

    Congratulations! I’ve loved your blog since I discovered it. Your articles have saved me a lot of time and taught me quite a bit.

    Keep up the great work!

  • l3gion May 27, 2009, 10:10 am

    Congratulations for the 1st anniversary. Many more to come is my wish.

    Keep the great work you’ve been doing so far.

  • Balraj Veeraiya May 27, 2009, 10:54 am

    Congratulations! really very informative posts. Wishing more to post like this.

  • Shuni May 27, 2009, 11:09 am

    Congratulations ! Great work ! Keep it up !

  • Nico May 27, 2009, 1:28 pm

    Congrats – now I’m (like the rest, I’m sure) burning to know who got the book prize?

    Keep it up!

  • Saravanan May 27, 2009, 3:01 pm

    Congratulations…! 🙂

    Happy 1st birthday to your blog.

    All your posts were very informative. Keep up the great work.

    Also, I like your picture selection for each of your blog.

    10000+ subscribers is not a easy task and you have made it on the very first year. Congratulations. I wish you and your blog all the very best.

    Give us more ebooks like “LINUX 101 HACKS”. 🙂

  • Kalyan May 27, 2009, 4:54 pm

    I am extremely impressed by the quality and content of your blogs.

    Thanks a lot. I am a linux enthusiast and I learn a lot from your posts. I do have few requests for the HowTo’s but it will probably be for another time.

    For now, Happy Birthday wishes for your awesome blog.

  • Jill May 27, 2009, 6:05 pm

    Happy Birthday and Congratulations!!!

    I learn a lot from your posts and please continue
    sharing your cool tips and hacks on linux.

    Keep it up!

  • Danesh May 27, 2009, 8:29 pm


  • amate May 27, 2009, 10:52 pm

    Congratulations ! Nice blog with lots of useful information.

  • Gautam Kashyap May 27, 2009, 10:56 pm

    Congratulations! Ramesh
    Happy birthday to the geek stuff………..
    You are doing a great job. Keep it up!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Abdulrehman May 27, 2009, 10:57 pm

    Happy birthday Ramesh….Many Sysadmins are happy today…Best of luck and keep on posting the GEEK stuff

  • Sagar May 27, 2009, 11:06 pm

    Happy birthday geekstuff. U have done a fantastic job. keep it up. Try to include more and more materials for learners like u. Thanks in advance.

  • vijay May 27, 2009, 11:10 pm

    Congrats. Keep Rocking

  • Manuel R. Fernandez Mesa May 27, 2009, 11:49 pm

    Hi Ramesh, Manuel from Malaga (Spain), congratulations and happy birthday, I hope that the ‘children’ grown until become abold boy/girl.

    Best regards, Manuel.

  • Phaniraj May 28, 2009, 2:11 am

    Congrats …. nice articles. I enjoy reading them.
    Thanks you for this blog.

  • saffffff May 28, 2009, 7:17 am

    happy birthday

  • Pushpraj May 28, 2009, 9:23 am

    Best of Luck……………..From 1st day i was reading geekstuff…………..and now i can say it’s one of the best blog…………….

  • ALSF May 31, 2009, 4:06 am

    Keep up the good work!!!! and Happy Birthday!

  • Ramesh Natarajan June 4, 2009, 12:57 am

    Thanks a lot for all your warm birthday wishes to this blog. Reading your comments really gives me lot of inspiration and motivation. I’m very humbled by your comments.

  • Anish K.S June 4, 2009, 10:10 pm

    Belated wishes ,

  • ged June 22, 2009, 3:42 pm

    Too late, but Happy Birthday and long live anyway 🙂 Nice materials, nice people. Keep it true.

  • Ramesh Natarajan June 24, 2009, 6:59 pm

    @Anish, Ged
    Thanks a lot for your wishes. I’ll try to keep up the expectation and even try to exceed it in the future with all your support.

  • senthil September 23, 2009, 4:31 am

    Happy Birthday and Congratulations!!!

    I learn a lot from your posts and please continue
    sharing your tips and ideas on apache
    Keep it up!