...tips from places too numerous and varied to attribute every one.
no-WWW: Make sure your site is accessible from domain.com as well as www.domain.com.
Mailinator: Don't use your own mail address for validation at sites you suspect may sell your address to spammers. No, I've never used it yet, but it looks like a spiffy idea.
2002: A 2002 word long palindrome story. Amusing!
The New Yorker: Episode III: Yes, I do like Star Wars, and I do intend to see Episode III. It's still funny... very.