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BHW Acronyms & What They Stand For - MUST READ FOR NEWBIES

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  1. TheMatrix

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    When I came here, there have been a lot of acronyms that I didn?t know or understand. It took me a while to figure some of them out. So I compiled a list for future reference to those who may have the same problem.

    Common Terms

    AAMOF - As A Matter Of Fact
    ATM - At The Moment
    AFK - Away From Keyboard
    BHCB - BlackHat CodeBreaker
    BHW - F-ck Off
    BIN - Buy It Now
    BOT - Back On Topic
    BRB - Be Right Back
    BS - Bull Shit
    BTW - By The Way
    C&D - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C&D
    CL - Craigslist
    CS - Cookie Stuffing
    DN - Domain Name
    DND - Do Not Disturb
    DNS - Do Not Share (List)
    DP - DigitalPoint (Use as little as possible)
    EXT - Extension (.com, .net, etc.)
    FA - For Auction
    FS - For Sale
    FTW - For The Win/F-ck The World
    FYI - For Your Information
    GET - Freebie (Mostly in Downloads Section)
    HG - HostGator
    HTH - Hope That Helps
    IDK - I Don't Know
    IIRC - If I Recall Correctly
    IMHO - In My Humble Opinion
    IMO - In My Opinion
    IOW - In Other Words
    IRL - In Real Life
    JK - Just Kidding
    LM(F)AO - Laughing My (****ing) Ass Off
    LMK - Let Me Know
    LOL - Laugh Out Loud
    NP - No Problem
    OBO - Or Best Offer
    ONO - Or Near Offer
    OP - Original Poster
    OTOH - On The Other Hand
    PM ME - Private Message Me
    PPL - People
    PVA - Phone Verified Account
    REG - Regular/Register
    REP ADDED - Reputation Added
    REGFEE - Registration Fee
    SERP - Search engine results page
    SIG - Signature
    STW - Search The Web
    THX - Thanks
    TLA - Three Letter Acronym
    TLD - Top Level Domain
    TM - Trade Mark
    TY - Thank You
    VCC - Virtual Credit Card
    WB - Welcome Back
    WF - Warrior Forum/WickedFire
    WP - WordPress
    WTA - Want To Ask
    WTB - Want To Buy
    WTS - Want To Sell
    WTG - Way To Go
    WSO - Warrior "Special" Offer
    YW - Your Welcome


    TLA - Three Letter Acronym
    LLL - Letter Letter Letter domain as in ABC.com
    NNN - Number Number Number domain as in 123.com
    LNL - Letter Number Letter domain as in R4T.com
    and so on...
    Reged/Reg'd - Registed
    Avail - Available

    Hosting

    VPS - Virtual Private Server
    Dedicated - Dedicated Server
    SH - Shared Hosting

    Domain Parking

    DP - Domain Parking
    DH - DomainHop
    SEDO - Search Engine for Domain Offers - http://sedo.com/
    ND - NameDrive

    Registrars

    DS - http://www.domainsite.com/
    GD ? http://www.godaddy.com/
    RF ? http://www.registerfly.com/
    NC ? http://www.namecheap.com/
    EN ? http://www.enom.com/
    NP ? http://www.namepros.com/domainreg.php
    WWD ? http://www.wildwestdomains.com/gdshop/default.asp/

    Search Engine Terms

    AN ? http://afternic.com/
    Backlinks - Links onto your domain from other sites
    ccTLD - Country code top level domains (.ws, .tv, .cn, .be)
    gTLD - Generic top level domains (.com, .net, .org, .info, .biz
    ICANN - http://www.icann.com/
    IANA - http://www.iana.org/
    LP - Link Popularity
    LinkPop - Link Popularity
    NW - http://namewinner.com/
    OVT ? http://www.overture.com/, number of searches made for a term or domain in a month.
    OVT w/ EXT - Overture with Extension
    OVT w/o EXT - Overture without Extension
    PR - Page Rank
    SEO - Search Engine Optimization
    SERP - Search Engine Results Page
    sTLD - Sponsored Top Level Domain
    UDRP - Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy

    Advertising Terms

    CPA - Cost Per Action
    CPC - Cost Per Click
    CPM - Cost Per Thousand Impressions
    CTR - Click Thru Rate
    EPC - Earning Per Click
    PPC - Pay Per Click
    CPV - Cost Per View
    PPV - CPV


    These are just the most commonly used. If you guys think of anything that I missed, feel free to add on.

    :angel10::angel10:REP always welcome.:angel10::angel10:
     
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  2. TheMatrix

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    And, if I missed some, please add them in the reply.
     
  3. edvoltage1

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    WTS. WANT TO SELL. lol
     
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    cl=craigslist
    dp=Digtal Point
    wtf=what the fuck
     
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    I think theres already a thread like this here but could be wrong...anyways thanks man
     
  6. TheMatrix

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    Added!
     
  7. TheMatrix

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    Dp
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    @oyeah22 : But, they aren't much. Hardly 20.
     
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    http://www.blackhatworld.com/blackhat-seo/members/26895-thematrix.html has the updated version:p
     
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  11. TheMatrix

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    ^^Yeah!!
     
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    WTB : Want To Buy
    WTA : Want To Ask
    GET : FREEBIES
     
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    CPA = cost per action
     
  14. TheMatrix

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    ^^WTB already there. Rest 2 added!
     
  15. TheMatrix

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    ^^CPA added
     
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    True dat!
     
  17. allenlikewo

    allenlikewo Registered Member

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    PVA = phone verified account
    VCC = virtual credit card
    CS = that thing in which we do not speak
    CxL = CL
    WSO = ripped off methods from BHW resold to forum that is too white for it's own good
    CPV = cost per view
    PPV = CPV

    im sure more will spring to mind
     
  18. TheMatrix

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    ^^Added

    There are currently 76 Acronyms.

    Mods. Please stick this thread.
     
  19. allenlikewo

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    i really do love acronyms a few more popped in to my head

    EPC = earnin per click
    ARIN = american registry for internet numbers
    HG = hostgator
    BHCB = blackhat codebreaker
    WP = wordpress
    GEAS = green eggs and spam
    EZAR = ez auto responder
    SPF = sender policy framework
    rDNS = reverse DNS
    DKIM = domainkeys indentified mail
    YMMV = your milage may vary
    R&R = rinse and repeat
     
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  20. HoNeYBiRD

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    thanks for collecting this!

    btw, WF also could be stand for WickedFire forum, sometimes i can't decide whether it is standing for Warrior Forum or Wicked Fire, but yea...most of the times it is for Warrior Forum

    NV or NVM: never mind
    and CL: Craigslist (not craiglist) :p
     
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