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      Wednesday, December 23, 2009

      BlueHost

        One of my friends has been planning to start his own website for a long time. Actually, he already owns a thriving business, but wants to expand it further by promoting it online. That way, he will get more customers as well as more profits. Hence, he was asking me about how he can go about setting up his website. I told him that the first thing he needs to do is to get a domain name for his company online. Once he decides on a domain name and buys it, he will have to find a web hosting company that offers the features and benefits he requires. He asked me which was the best one out there, and I recommended BlueHost to him, as that was the one I presently use. I strongly feel they are the best, and I have personally never faced any problems with them at all. In fact, I would say they have one of the best user interfaces that exist today, and their customer service is also very good. Most of my queries are answered within a few hours. That is quite good considering the fact that it took days for the customer support to answer my queries when I was using the services of another hosting company before BlueHost. Read more...

          Tuesday, December 22, 2009

          Save while shopping

            I love shopping! But you’re probably aware of that already because I keep telling you about the latest deals and discounts on clothes, accessories, gadgets, miscellaneous items, etc., right? This is because I follow the philosophy that “money saved is money earned”. If you can save money online, then you have actually earned that money online, so I try to get deals online that help me save my hard-earned money. That way I can buy a greater number of gifts with the same amount of money. Read more...

              Bidazzled

                This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Bidazzled. All opinions are 100% mine.

                I just came across a really novel and cool site called Bidazzled which was launched in early November. This is basically an auction site, but it comes with big differences. It is redefining the online auction market by offering savings of up to 90% on name brand merchandise, that too all while funding a lung cancer charity (The Ruch Foundation: www.ruchfoundation.com ).

                The site employs a concept commonly known as Penny Auctions or Pay-Per-Bid auctions. What this means is that bids are purchased in advance and then used to bid on merchandise. The price keeps going up by a few cents with each bid placed and a few seconds are added to the countdown clock so that the other bidders get a chance to bid as well.

                Some of the salient features which I like about this particular auction site are that auction winners usually save over 80% off retail, nobody actually loses (because even if you don't win, you receive up to 50 Bonus Bids as a thank you for participating), and you can purchase the auction item less the investment you had in the auction. What is really interesting is that if you win, Bidazzled typically makes an offer to buy the item back for either cash (paypal or check), cash and bids, or bids.

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                  Selling Templates or WordPress Themes

                    If you have a technical bent of mind and know a bit about software, you could do well to start a blog or website devoted to selling templates or WordPress themes. These are becoming hot offerings as more and more people are deciding to get an online presence. There are also a lot of people who offer templates in this manner for free. How do they earn money then? Well, they earn revenue from showing ads on their sites (such as Google Adsense ads). So they essentially make money from the traffic that comes to their site, and of course they get a lot of such traffic because they are offering something that’s so much in demand for free. Read more...

                      Sunday, December 13, 2009

                      Playing games online

                        Today my friends and I were sitting together and feeling really bored. Actually, we have all just returned from Las Vegas, where we had a blast playing various games. Now we are looking for online games to play. We were discussing the difficulties in finding an online casino that accepts US players. I feel so lucky to have found Online Casino USA. I found it through one of my other friends. This resource lists all the major casinos that accept US players. My favorite is Silver Oak Casino.

                        A lot of people these days are trying to make money online by playing at an online casino. Of course, there are many poker and casino sites online, but remember that all of them are not equal. The majority of them do play a fair game, but some black sheep also do exist. Hence, if you decide to play for money, it’s advised that you only play on known sites or those associated with a trustworthy source. So filter out the bad ones and choose sites which are operated by respected and honest companies. Some of the ones that can be trusted are Cryptologic (which is a Nasdaq stock exchange listed company), Microgaming, Boss Media, RandomLogic and Playtech. You should also search for those casinos where the payouts are audited by independent accounting or actuarial firms (to be sure they are fair and honest).

                        And how do you get paid? A majority of the online gambling sites will pay you for your winnings within a week’s time, either by check or by crediting your card with the amount of the deposit plus your winnings. Always keep in mind that understanding the casinos' paying procedures (which are usually in their Terms and Conditions section) is important, so do that before you start playing. Read more...

                          Saturday, December 05, 2009

                          Buying salvia

                            One day when I mentioned that salvia is a great stress buster, one of my friends mentioned that he had also used it and told me that it is also known as Salvia Divinorum and it really helps out when someone is feeling really run down and exhausted due to all types of pressures that life throws at us. However, as I did not know where to buy Salvia and thus asked him where Salvia extracts were available. He told me of one good website where I can purchase the item at affordable rates. Read more...

                              Monday, November 23, 2009

                              Timberland boots uk – one of the best boots

                                Timberland boots uk have become more and more popular among customers. Timberland boot uk is one of the best boots in this world, featuring incredible comfort and durability. Timberland uk has an impressive line of quality products, including timberland work boots uk, timberland leather boots uk, timberland steel toe boots uk and so on. For those who work in potential dangerous environments, timberland work boots uk are their best choices. This type of work boots are designed to be the toughest to provide maximum protection to feet. They can be worn for more than ten hours a day without any discomfort. Timberland pro work boot uk is a sought-after item in the market. Don’t miss it.

                                All these timberland boots uk are made of the finest materials and crafted with advanced techniques. They definitely can be worn for a long time. Designed with full cushion insoles and flexible rubber outsoles, these fabulous boots are very comfortable to wear all day long and can offer slip resistance and extra traction. These timberland boots uk definitely are worth buying. You’ll have a wide selection on styles and colors. They surely can meet your different needs and requirements. You can get timberland boots uk at affordable prices. Treat yourself to a pair today! Read more...

                                  Wednesday, November 11, 2009

                                  Casino games

                                    Today my friends and I were sitting together and feeling really bored. Actually, we have all just returned from Las Vegas, where we had a blast playing various games. It all started when one of my friends asked us what are the best slot games ? That had brought about a discussion regarding the different slot games available. Since some of us were not sure about the answer, we checked in a slot machine online guide to find out. Yes, there actually is a really good yahoo slot machines guide available to give you this information. Their site is a ratings guide to the best online casinos, poker rooms and gaming sites on the web. Once you get access to this site, you will have all the information you need at your fingertips and will not need to run to anyone to ask them. Anyway, after we got a hold of this site, we got the answer to our question regarding what are the best slot games, and we decided to play only those games that were listed in the website. That really saved us a lot of time and effort, and made our experience all the more fun. Read more...

                                      Friday, October 16, 2009

                                      Affiliate marketing

                                        The disadvantage with advertising is that you need to get a lot of traffic on your blog if you want to make any real money. But it does help a lot if your content is related to high-value keywords in demand by advertisers. Affiliate marketing requires you to place links to merchants but it does result in more money for lower-traffic blogs. Instead of being compensated for clicks, you earn a commission on referred purchases. Read more...

                                          Advertising

                                            Advertising is a whole lot easier if you know how to put ad code into the HTML of your blog. This is a pay-per-click type of program. For example, Google Adsense automatically places ads it feels 'match' the content of your blog. Subsequently, you make money when people click through the ads. Read more...

                                              Coin dealer

                                                Ever since my relatives starting trading coins to make money, I have also become interested in doing so myself and have found a coin dealer to help me with the process. Since there exists such a good money making opportunity in the rare coin marketplace, why not make the most of the opportunity? Players such as Monaco Rare Coin make the process very easy and smooth, so that even a novice can make a good profit. The process involves buying a rare coin and then, when the price for that coin goes up in the market, you can sell off the same coin to make a profit. Read more...

                                                  Monday, September 14, 2009

                                                  Making Money From Your Blog

                                                    I'm noticing more blogs talking about how to make money from a blog. This is relevant given the growing popularity of blogging. Although not each blogger wants to earn bucks from blogging (though a growing number do), but most do want to cover their costs of hosting and make a little pocket money. There are basically two ways to make money from your blog - advertising and affiliate marketing. Both have their advantages and disadvantages. Read more...

                                                      Selling photos on stock photography sites

                                                        Okay, so you love taking pictures and posting them on sites like Flickr? Moreover, everyone who stops by appreciates them. Well, did you know that you can make a few extra dollars while you're at it? These days, it’s easier than ever to display your photos to the public. Although a great deal of competition does exist, it's still a convenient way for you to develop a secondary income stream. Some of the sites where you can upload and market your photos are Fotolia, Dreamstime, Shutterstock, and Big Stock Photo. Read more...

                                                          Saturday, September 12, 2009

                                                          Alternative medical treatments

                                                            I recently came across an interesting article in which a patient of asthma and migraine headaches talks about the various treatments he tried to get relief. Among the alternative treatments he mentioned was Medical Marijuana. It actually helped prevent him from being asthmatic. This was interesting to know because I have coincidentally also previously read that cannabis was found as far back as the 3rd millennium B.C.. Ancient civilizations of India and Nepal were users of cannabis before, and it is supposedly a Traditional Indian Herbal Medicine. In Chinese medicine, it is used as well. The seeds have even served as one of the essential resources of food in China for thousands of years. Read more...

                                                              Online jobs

                                                                There are many online jobs available. For example, Elance has jobs available dealing in everything from programming and writing to consulting and design. RentACoder basically focuses on software. Design Outpost or LogoWorks are good options if you're a designer because, with these, you don’t have to go looking for customers; they will come to you instead. Read more...

                                                                  Make money by offering your professional expertise online

                                                                    A good way to make money online is to offer your professional expertise. Instead of just selling stuff via Amazon or eBay, you can sell your professional capabilities to the online market. What this means is you are no longer limited to looking for a job on Web 1.0 type of job sites like Monster or CareerBuilder. Read more...

                                                                      Monday, September 07, 2009

                                                                      Jewelry

                                                                        My parents wedding anniversary is coming up and I know that there's nothing they would like more to have than some exquisite jewelry. This is because jewelry is considered a priceless gift that can be cherished and treasured for a lifetime. Not only that, it can be handed down the generations and become an heirloom piece. Because of the importance that fine jewelry plays in our lives, I decided to buy from Holsted Jewelers, which is one of the best jewelers there is. They have both tried-and-true classics to unique cutting-edge designs that are not available in any retail store. They adhere to strict quality-assurance guidelines which assures me that every item is created to the highest standards. Read more...

                                                                          Now is the right time!

                                                                            Okay, so you want to turn your computer into a money making machine. Well, you're at the right place at the right time, because now has never been a better time to start an internet business and make great money on the web.

                                                                            Millions of people are browsing the internet every day searching for all sorts of services, videos, business opportunities, music, information such as news, sports statistics, celebrity profiles, photos and lots more. So, there are a billion things that people are looking for on the web. That means that just about anything you can come up with will attract some type of crowd. Read more...

                                                                              Submit your articles to other websites

                                                                                You can also submit your articles to other websites that offer free submission and posting facilities. Include a link or a brief description of your company with the article. If others come across your articles and read them, there's a good chance they'll follow the link back to your site and visit it.

                                                                                This will succeed in driving more traffic to your site -- and all for free. Just remember that you have to put in a bit of effort and extra hours, and you'll be on the right track! Read more...

                                                                                  Rare silver coin

                                                                                    One of my relatives just bought a rare silver coin and this reminded me of the fact that there exists money making opportunities in the rare coin marketplace. There are players such as Monaco Rare Coin which is a leader in the established two-way buy-and-sell market for rare coins and precious metals products. What you can essentially do is to buy a rare coin and then, when the price for that coin goes up in the market, you can sell off the same coin to make a profit. Of course, some hobbyists like to buy rare coins simply to keep as collectors' items as well. Read more...

                                                                                      Write informative articles

                                                                                        I can not emphasize enough the importance of writing good informative articles relating to your niche. Articles that provide in-depth knowledge and tips to your audience will keep your audience interested and coming back for more time an again. This will, in turn, provide a push to your traffic flow. Read more...

                                                                                          Link trading

                                                                                            Another great traffic generating technique which doesn't cost you a penny. All the traffic visiting one site could potentially click on the link of your site and visit your site as well. You just need to find other webmasters who agree to exchange links with you -- this will benefit both sites, and more so when both belong to the same niche. Read more...

                                                                                              Degree program

                                                                                                My sister-in-law just rang us up with the good news that she has been admitted into a degree program. Of course, we were all excited, but at the same time we were wondering just how she would manage completing the degree, considering the fact that she has two small kids to take care of. Well, we understood her secret and our doubts vanished into thin air when we came to know that she has actually gotten enrolled into Capella University (www.capella.edu), which is an accredited and fully online university. This university is one of the best institutions where master’s and PhD degrees for working adults is provided. It is well known that Capella is the only online university offering a master’s degree program with a state-approved specialization in reading and literacy.

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                                                                                                  Take help of newsletters

                                                                                                    With newsletters, you can showcase your products and include interesting articles as well. The more interesting and entertaining you make it, the more people will sign up for your newsletter and recommend it to others as well. And, of course, the more people who sign up for your newsletter, the more people there will be that will go to your site, thereby increasing your traffic. Read more...

                                                                                                      Sunday, September 06, 2009

                                                                                                      Take part in discussions

                                                                                                        One of the ways you can go about generating free traffic for your site is to take part in discussions in online forums and online communities. An advantage to doing this is the fact that you can target a certain group that fits the certain demographics that you are targeting in your site. You can introduce yourself as an expert in the particular niche that you represent or offer. This way you will also be building trust and a fine reputation for your website or company. It's a great opportunity to display your mettle and impress them with your knowledge in your area of expertise. Read more...

                                                                                                          Lift chairs

                                                                                                            My parents are getting older by the day and it's saddening to realize that you can't do anything about it except try to make life easier for them as they grow older. Arthritis and knee problems are common for them and I have been looking into the option of lift chairs for them, as they are quite useful for helping in sitting down as well as getting up. Usually I help them myself, but unfortunately I can't be around all the time, and I want them to have some independence which this will provide. If you have bad knees and need a little help when getting out of your chair, then you can really benefit from lift chairs. Read more...

                                                                                                              How to generate free traffic for your website

                                                                                                                A vast number of methods exist to generate traffic for your site, but for most of you who are new in the game, you might not be able to afford methods which cost you money. However, getting traffic to your site is a necessity if you want to make money online. Well, the good news is that you need not spend a single penny. That said, you DO need a willingness to put in time and effort. You also require patience, motivation, and a drive to put in hard work and research to generate more traffic for your site. Read more...

                                                                                                                  Smart Tip: Focus on something you like

                                                                                                                    If you are thinking of starting a blog, you need to ensure that what you choose is something you know well and is capable of holding YOUR interest for a long time to come, so that's it's easy for you to keep up-to-date with that subject, research about it simply because you like that subject, etc. This is especially important if you plan to use website monetizing systems like AdSense, pay per click, etc. for which you need to attract lots of people. By following this tip, it will be a whole lot easier for you to bring forth good news and good content -- simply because you will enjoy doing it. Read more...

                                                                                                                      Thursday, August 27, 2009

                                                                                                                      Destination weddings

                                                                                                                        I have been hearing a lot about destination weddings lately, so when my friend invited me to her destination wedding at Karisma Hotels and Resorts on the secluded white-sand beaches of the Mexican Riviera Maya, I jumped at the chance to go and experience the whole concept myself.

                                                                                                                        And boy, what an experience it was. Karisma Hotels have a Gourmet-Inclusive concept, which totally agrees with the foodie in me. Basically, each of their resorts gives you a taste of its own particular indulgences, and the luxury service makes the vacation truly relaxing. The entertainment facilities were top-of-the-line and the classy snap-to service responded to our requests immediately. If you want to splurge on yourself, this resort is the place to do it because they truly focus on individual experiences for the affluent. Read more...

                                                                                                                          The Importance Of Networking

                                                                                                                            While you can do a whole lot of things to market your blog, networking is the one thing that can really give your blog the much-needed push. It involves interacting with people from different backgrounds, connecting with them and learning from them. You will be amazed at what kind of effect it can have on your productivity, not to mention increasing your traffic, resources, and even monetization. Moreover, networking can also boost your motivation. This is one of THE key ways to get people to check out your blog or website.

                                                                                                                            So, how do you go about it? Simply by commenting on other peoples blogs, writing thoughtful replies to their blog posts, subscribing to their RSS feeds so you can keep up with new blogs posted, etc. Remember that involvement is key.
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                                                                                                                              Good health is important

                                                                                                                                I recently got a mail from one of my readers who said she was highly influenced by one of my posts on losing weight to become a healthy blogger. She admitted that she had gained a lot of weight ever since she started blogging full-time to make money online, and this was due to the fact that she didn’t often leave her seat for hours and also ate a lot of junk food. However, she started a regimen of a good diet and exercise to get back on track, and has started seeing results. I’m really glad to hear this because it gives me immense satisfaction to know that not only is my advice being followed by my readers, but it’s also working splendidly for them. I do urge others as well to learn how to prioritize and put their health before blogging. Always remember that good health is the biggest wealth you can have! Read more...

                                                                                                                                  Cosmetology schools in Indiana

                                                                                                                                    My friend just called me to tell me she has gotten selected at the Regency Beauty Institute. Since long, she has been looking forward to studying at one of the cosmetology schools in indiana and now finally her dream has come true. I am just so happy for her, because Regency is the fastest growing beauty school in the country and its graduates are recognized and sought after throughout the United States. Moreover, my friend is excited because she says that, as part of her training, she will get to provide high-quality, discounted salon services to the public under expert faculty supervision. Read more...

                                                                                                                                      Stiff neck

                                                                                                                                        Today I am experiencing a bit of stiffness in my neck. This was expected, because I have been working long hours on the computer lately. This reinforces the fact that one should take precautions while working on the computer, by taking rest breaks often and also using ergonomic positions. That way you can avoid the stiff muscles that inevitably come with long-term computer use. Read more...

                                                                                                                                          Wednesday, August 26, 2009

                                                                                                                                          Overcoming Google's filter for new websites

                                                                                                                                            What can you do to overcome Google's filters for new websites? It's very difficult to get high rankings before Google trusts your website. For that reason, do things that make your website trustworthy:

                                                                                                                                            Start with the right keywords. It's not possible to get a top 10 ranking for highly competitive general search term such as "cars" for a new website. However, it is possible to get high rankings for terms such as "used car dealer atlanta". It's not just easier to get high rankings for more specific search terms, these terms are also much more likely to convert to sales. Take some time to find the right keywords for your site.

                                                                                                                                            Get links to your website. It is not possible to get high rankings on Google without good incoming links. Try to get as many links from related websites as possible. If the right websites link to your site then Google will trust your website more quickly.

                                                                                                                                            Optimize your web pages. While more links to your website greatly increase your chance of getting high search engine rankings, you must also tell search engines for which search terms you want to have high rankings. Optimize the content of your web pages to make sure that Google lists your website for the right search terms. Search engines should be able to parse the content of your web pages easily. Consider this when creating a new website from scratch.

                                                                                                                                            Wait. A website that has been online for several years is much less likely to game Google's ranking algorithms than newer sites. For that reason, your Google rankings will also increase just by waiting (given that you followed the steps 1 to 3). If you do it correctly, getting high search engine rankings for brand new websites is possible. It's important that you do the right things in the right order. Read more...

                                                                                                                                              Affiliates: Dating sites

                                                                                                                                                Dating sites such as FriendFinder have emerged as a great source of affiliate revenue. Affiliate marketing is a system of revenue sharing between one web site (the affiliate merchant, you) which features an ad or content designed to drive traffic to another web site (the advertiser). The affiliate will receive a fee based on the amount of traffic generated, items sold or memberships created.

                                                                                                                                                FriendFinder.com is one of the most lucrative affiliate programs. With over 10 million current members and over 25 million satisfied members worldwide in their network, their program has created significant wealth for many affiliates. FriendFinder affiliates get paid over $1,000,000 every month. FriendFinder.com offers one, three and 12-month memberships with rates from $9.95 to $149.95. You will earn 100% of the initial signup fee, which could be $149.95 for a 12 month membership. But, if you don't like that you can receive $2.00 per free female signup and $1.00 per free male signup.

                                                                                                                                                SeniorFriendFinder.com is another program from the FriendFinder network which enables the 40+ crowd to easily find singles or couples in their own region or across the world. As with other FriendFinder Affilate programs you have 2 payout options: 1. Per member payout - $0.50 per male signup and $1.50 per female signup. 2. Percentage Program - 60% of initial and reorder membership orders.
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                                                                                                                                                  Thursday, August 06, 2009

                                                                                                                                                  New technology company

                                                                                                                                                    Everyone has their own tastes in entertainment for which they need to get their set top boxes accordingly. For example, there are a lot of people out there who like watching Adult TV like Apple TV. For them, there's good news because there's a set top box which helps them surf through a wide array of choices. The new technology company that allows for this feature is FyreTV, which provide for the only internet set top box of its kind that gives you unique content inside one small black box. The need of the hour is for greater choice without having to download and search through thousands of options all the time. Plugging in the hardware is fast and simple. All you need is a hi-speed internet service and the TV screen of your choice. Plug your hardware into your Internet service via Ethernet cable (provided) or just follow the simple WiFi setup once you connect to your television and turn on the system. Having your entertainment choices fulfilled at home means you don't have to waste time on downloading and searching, and can hence utilize that time elsewhere. You also have something always ready for guests who drop by. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                      Why you should get your own domain

                                                                                                                                                        Advertising is a prime source of revenue for bloggers and, depending upon the Page Rank and readership you have, you can grab better and higher paying advertising opportunities, whether it be from sponsored posts or from advertisers buying text/image ad space on your site, if you have your own domain.

                                                                                                                                                        Moreover, when you self-host your blog, you get more respect from everyone, including advertisers. Advertisers are so picky nowadays and there's a trend of arrogantly highlighting “You don’t own a domain? Get lost!”. Why don't they like free hosts? My self-made explanation is that advertisers want to know if you are serious about blogging -- if you are serious about it, get yourself a domain. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                          HotelsCombined.com For Charity

                                                                                                                                                            6-08-2009_6-00-08_pmDid you know that the most profound and ultimate thing you can do in your life is to help others? I believe that that is what we all are actually here for. The very act of helping and giving to others, be it money, food, support, or any other form of help, is the closest to God that you can get. This is because, at that very moment, God is using your "person" to carry out his divine work and spread His blessings. That's why I believe that one should never miss a chance to not only help others, but also to help those who are helping others. For example, I came to know that the world's number 1 hotel search engine, www.HotelsCombined.com is wanting to spread the word and will donate $20 to charity every time someone blogs, tweets or fans them.

                                                                                                                                                            Basically, they have built the world's no. 1 hotel search engine and now want more people to know about it. Instead of spending on advertising, they thought "let's donate to a charity every time someone helps us spread the word," this way allowing them to donate what they normally would have had to spend on advertising. There's 3 options - they'll give $20 for a blog mention, $10 for a tweet and $5 for becoming a fan of their Facebook page.

                                                                                                                                                            This is something that's right down my alley because I don't have to do anything apart from what I'm already doing - that's blogging - and, at the same time, I am able to provide an impetus to their Spread The Word For Charity promotion. I hope you latch on to the bandwagon as well, and then notice the good feeling inside of you after your good deed.

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                                                                                                                                                              Read the FAQs

                                                                                                                                                                A lot of people think that going through only the TOS (Terms of Service) of a program is enough to have all your bases covered. However, it's important to know that you should also go through the FAQ's. I know many people who just signed up with a program but had wrong information due to the fact that they just assumed things about the features of the program which were not really so. Later on they regretted for not investigating well before joining or spending money for that program.

                                                                                                                                                                After going through the TOS and FAQ's, if you still have any doubts about the program, it's a good idea to contact the Administrator or support staff of the program and get your doubts clarified before you sign-up. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                  Tuesday, July 21, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                  Join the brand new PayPerPost!

                                                                                                                                                                    PayPerPost Whether you're an advertiser or a blogger, you can benefit from joining the new PayPerPost v4.0. This is the latest version 4.0 of PPP. If you want to build buzz for your blog or website, you can join as an advertiser and Advertise On Blogs. If you want to earn money, then you can join as a blogger. Either way, this is a program that you should not miss out on if you want to make money online. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                      Saturday, July 18, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                      Business networking is important

                                                                                                                                                                        Business networking has a a number of purposes. For example, sales, general marketing, recruiting, job-hunting, knowledge exchange, and business development. Of all these, business development is the one that it can really boost. This is because business development and business networking are closely related. Online networking sites allow for unprecedented ways for entrepreneurs to identify and connect with potential partners. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                          Parents Connect - Widget Install

                                                                                                                                                                            I don't need to tell you that the economy stinks. A trip to Disneyland or to the water park doesn't sound so cool anymore after watching five minutes of CNBC. That doesn't mean you can't have a great and memorable time with the family -- you can do so economically too. But you're probably wondering, where do I find such fun family events that are also not too heavy on my budget, right? Well hey, you can know about such latest Fun Family Events by visiting ParentsConnect.com. So, now you no longer have to search and hunt around for fun family events for your family to participate in.

                                                                                                                                                                            Also, take a look at my sidebar and you'll see that I installed a widget titled, "Family Friendly Events." This is the ideal place to look for local happenings - just click the right or left arrow to find a date, and then type (in the widget box) a zip code, city, or state you're visiting and hit enter. This is really an awesome widget and you can install it on your own blog too. The best part is that, when you do, you can enter their Widget Contest and get the chance to win $1000 . This is because the person who's widget gets the most views, wins $1000.

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                                                                                                                                                                              GlobalTestMarket playing games?

                                                                                                                                                                                Now, I don't know if they are doing this on purpose or not, but I have been pursuing GlobalTestMarket for my check (for doing surveys) for over 6 months now. Each time I get a reply from the customer care rep that they sent the check to me, but my address was "non-deliverable". Now, that's a real joke because, first of all, my address is definitely not non-deliverable. Secondly, someone is always home to receive the couriers/mail. And thirdly, for God's sake, they have already sent me a check on this same address before. Now they say that they are sending out my check for the third time and, if this time my address is again non-deliverable, they are going to forfeit my earnings. Sounds fishy, right? Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                  Thursday, July 09, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                  Zenni Optical

                                                                                                                                                                                    With the money saving bug having bit me, I am always on the lookout for bargains which will help me save my hard-earned money. Well, you can imagine how ecstatic I was when I learned of the $ 8 Rx eyeglasses while watching Zenni Optical on TV!!! There are a lot of benefits of using Zennioptical.com when shopping for glasses for your children this back to school season. If you have children who wear prescription glasses, you probably have experienced that their glasses break or get lost often. Due to this, I typically spend around $100 on glasses for my children annually. Now it's so nice to be able to afford new fashionable glasses for my children with Zenni Optical. Let's give a High Five to Zenni Optical! Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                      Sunday, July 05, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                      $10 SignUp bonus from Arbune.Com

                                                                                                                                                                                        Get free $10 SignUp bonus from Arbune.Com! Create an account at Arbune.Com now and you receive a 10 dollars coupon to buy image or text ads within the site. There are also 2 weekly prizes of $25 for the best referrer and the best post starter. You will receive the $10 Arbune.Com MyAds bonus on register. Hurry up, because this is a limited offer! Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                          Win cash prizes for playing!

                                                                                                                                                                                            TrivialaFun Trivia Site. Triviala.com is a fast paced FREE TO PLAY trivia and quiz site. £5000 is given away each month for simply playing the games. Players can win CASH PRIZES totalling £5000 each month by accumulating 'crowns' and using them to enter their daily, weekly prize draws. The more crowns you win by answering their Trivia Quiz questions, the more times you can enter the draws. Users can also create their own trivia quizzes and share them with friends as well as playing quizzes created by other users on the site. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                              Join the SparkE Crew!

                                                                                                                                                                                                SparkEWant to learn about all the cool Izea stuff before anyone else? Wall-E was all about changing the world one piece of trash at a time. Well, Spark-E is all about changing the world one blog at a time. I have seen how blogs can truly change things for people, and I want you to be a part of that. Click on the pic to the left to Join the SparkE Crew! Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Don't Lick the Can Man...

                                                                                                                                                                                                    BluWorld 2 Click on the pic to the left and you will learn just why they say Don't Lick the Can Man...! Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Monday, June 29, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Blogging for pay

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Although new bloggers are mushrooming everyday, it's often difficult to find good ones who can write an interesting post on a topic quickly. Payperpost.com and Smorty.com are two sites that are always on the lookout for bloggers with great content ideas and solid writing skills, and who can write reviews of products/services. Not only that, they have good paying opportunities available. How do you start? Simply sign up and submit your blog for approval. Once it's approved, you can start writing blog posts and get paid nicely for them. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Useful Online Tools for a Blogger

                                                                                                                                                                                                            I chanced upon the following article called Useful Online Tools for a Blogger which was quite enlightening. It's common knowledge now that blogging is a way for us to express our opinions for the rest of the world to read. News and current events are also communicated, very often much more quicker than they are by ordinary newspapers. Whoever has a blog wants others to read it, and consequently there are a lot of online tools available to bloggers to help make their blogs stand out and help capture a full time audience. One of the best ways to do this is by trying to include links to important documents and pages within your blog. Linking to a blog is a great way to increase traffic. Another way to bring attention and readers to your blog is to include video. There are many different video tools you can use online to help make your blog really stand out. You can use free video hosting sites such as YouTube to upload your video to be displayed to the world, and then that site will generate HTML code that you can use to embed that video into your blog. You can choose from many free video editing tools available online. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Tuesday, June 23, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Make websites to earn income

                                                                                                                                                                                                                It's never been easier to make your own websites, what with free web site templates and free hosting companies aplenty. In fact, you can make a website in just a few hours. Moreover, you can use it as a means to earn income. A plus point about making money with web sites is that you can get multiple streams of income from just one website.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Stay tuned to learn the ins and outs of making your own websites and also converting them into automatic income generating machines. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Exit signs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Are you looking for exit signs? Well, you don't have to look far, because There are emergency lights available in many shapes, styles and price ranges. Great exit sign and emergency lighting pricing does not come at the expense of customer service or quality with them. Most exit signs and emergency lights are compliant with building regulations nationwide, including the 8 inch New York approved exit signs and the hard to find, City of Chicago approved exit signs, stair signs, and emergency exit lights. You'll find photoluminescent egress system marking products, braille exit signs, ADA signs, stair nosings, photoluminescent exit signs and exit lights as required by Local Law 26 of New York City.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    There is a reason so many tech industries are switching over to exit signs nowadays. The technology is actually quite simple. Exit Signs never need to be 'charged' with visible light or an external power source. Instead, they glow for years without any interference required whatsoever, courtesy of an ongoing chemical reaction between the layers of printed film. The result is precisely what so many safety personnel have been seeking for decades--a foolproof way to keep escape routes illuminated no matter what outages or flooding strikes that facility.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Monday, June 22, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Blogging is transforming the media world

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Positioned between media and the common reader, blogs can be as well-referred as traditional journalism, but they have the added advantage of the personal touch. This personal touch is much more in sync with our current sensibility than were the opinionated magazines and newspapers of yesteryears. Amidst it all, this much is clear: The blogging phenomenon is real and is making a profound impact. Blogging is transforming the media world and could even initiate a revolution in how journalism functions. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Harley Davidson products are cool!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            I have always had an interest in Motorcycles, particularly the Harley Davidson and Harley Davidson Accessories. There is nothing cooler on this planet than cruising down a busy city street on top of a Harley Davidson. With shining chrome and an engine that roars, the Harley Davidson is a magnificent ride. You will have complete freedom to decide if if you want to cruise down the center of the city, or to escape into the countryside, where you can ride and roar to your heart's content. To own a Harley-Davidson motorcycle is to own a piece of history. The Harley-Davidson Motor Company has been helping people realize their dreams for over 105 years. The company started its life in Milwaukee Wisconsin in 1903. At that time Bill Harley and Arthur Walter Davidson built a one-cylinder motorcycle. This motorcycle was well built and they ended up selling it. They were now in the motorcycle business. They continued to build motorcycles and by 1908 they had built 154. In this manner, their business just kept growing and growing. Now there are places where you can easily get HD Parts as well as Discount Harley Parts. With the Harley-Davidson's powerful engine and comfortable ride, you can choose where to go and when - it's up to you. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Friday, June 12, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Offshore Bank Accounts

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                When you think about starting a business, don't limit yourself to just your own country. This is because these days it is very much possible to do business in other countries, and in other currencies, and that too very easily, with no hassles. This is because of the availability of offshore bank accounts. Offshore Bank Accounts are an extremely important tool for managing money offshore as well as allowing you to protect your assets and conduct international business. They are best used when they are established under a company name and they can be set up in more than one currency. You don't have to travel when setting up offshore bank accounts because APGI assists in opening the account remotely. So this means that overseas company incorporation as well as accounts opening becomes a piece of cake. Moreover, a number of services are provided to assist you in all aspects of your venture. Working together with APGI can give you the best possible protection at the best prices. You can also get legal tax reduction or perhaps a loadable debit card. So do keep offshore bank accounts in mind as a good option when conducting international business. You'll save time, money, and the headache. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Monday, June 08, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Portugal vacation deals

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Since my family and I have never been on a Portugal vacation, it's a place that's been on our "to go" list for ages. However, knowing that a Portugal family vacation, just like any other family vacation, dents the budget, we checked around the internet to see if we could find a good Portugal tour operator who would offer us the best discounts. And lo and behold, we found one at Olimar.com which is a company that was founded in 1972. They are now the number one tour operator in Portugal and thus have the best deals. Whether you plan to stay at golf hotels, family hotels, or wellness hotels, you can look forward to having all your wishes and needs fulfilled. This is because top-quality and flexible booking possibilities abound in the countries serviced by Olimar, who have the classic hotels as well as insider tips and accommodation. They have innovative products for individuals looking for high quality and something special. Most people want fair but not cheap prices. They also want a mix of culture, art, people and the countryside. All this is available here. So don't just travel because the sun shines at a particular place. Do your research so that you can enjoy and appreciate your vacation as per your individual taste. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Tuesday, June 02, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Blogging Revolution

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Way back in the last decade, what we now call blogging was hardly anything more than the sometimes nutty musings of online diaries. But now, there are online blogs on every topic under the sun. There are also tech blogs, news blogs, commentary blogs, etc. that only months ago were the near-monopoly of established companies or news outlets. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Great men's makeup stick

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Adsc08299-smHave you ever had to go to either a personal or business meeting and happened to get a zit or blemish on your face on that very day? Embarassing, isn't it? For women, it's not that much so because they have the option of using makeup to conceal or at least minimize the blemish. However, for men, no such mens cosmetics product was available in the past and they had to either face the event or skip the event itself to save themselves from the embarrassment. However, it's good to know that now a mens makeup product is available in this regard. It's called the Men Pen cosmetic concealer stick and was actually developed 4 years ago for men to hide blemishes. There are 17 different shades on offer. Men can use it to cover blemishes like acne, scars, moles, redness, rough spots, and other sorts of blemishes. This is a real boon because it can help guys improve their confidence and look better, whether it's for everyday occasions or special occasions such as prom, meetings, clubbing, etc. How's it applied? The stick should be lightly dabbed directly on the spot you would like concealed or smoothed, whether it's a zit, mole, rough pores, scar, bumps, etc. After dabbing the spot, you should smoothen the product so it blends properly with your surrounding skin.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Thursday, May 28, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Clean carpets at home and at work

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Whether you're working at home or at the office, a clean and tidy environment is important to maintain, as that is conducive to one's efficiency. In order to get the right look, professional carpet and upholstery commercial cleaning services are often necessary as part of your regular maintenance program at both the places. There's a good service offered by Roth Carpet Cleaning for COMMERCIAL CLEANING, which is available even during the construction phase. Constructing a new building or remodeling an existing structure creates a big mess. Still it's possible to work closely with architects, construction personnel and end-user staff to complete the final cleaning process quickly and efficiently.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The informed consumer is aware that carpet and upholstery do not need to appear soiled to benefit from Commercial Cleaning. Soil not only affects the appearance of fabric, but the friction caused by its undetected presence is the greatest contributor to fiber damage. This type of damage is not correctable and has been shown to be the greatest contributor to premature replacement.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The most aggressive cleaning method available for upholstery is hand shampoo. It is recommended for use on heavily soiled furniture, furniture that has not been cleaned in over one year, or for any fabric that requires the use of a low-moisture cleaning method.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                In case you have fine quality rugs, you need to treat them with special care. The rugs need to be bathed thoroughly in special cleaning solutions that preserve their colors and textures while effectively removing dust, dirt, salt, and other contaminates that will, over time, breakdown and destroy the structure of your rugs. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  What a pair!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Everyone who knows me knows I loves shoes and have a wide range of pairs. I'm always looking out for something different that will really accessorize my outfits well. Well, the other day, I came across Rocket Dog shoes that were uber cool. Now, if you haven't heard of the brand Rocket Dog, then you're really out of it because they are one of the best. It's not only their quality, price, or variety that I'm talking about. The most important thing for me is comfort, and they do score high on that front. Moreover, the range is awesome - whether it's funky, sexy, full of attitude, or whatever you're mood, you can be sure you'll be comfortable when you wear these, as well as fashionable. This is because you will be style-conscious but not a fashion slave. Confident and cool, but not afraid to show your goofy side. You will display that you like comfort but are not conservative. You'll wear a sporty look and probably like to hit the slopes or the water with your friends – but at the same time you won't live at the gym. You may watch reality TV but probably won’t admit it. And you may just be the kind who love your rocket dog shoes so much that you collect them, catalogue them, blog about them and even make movies about them! Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Friday, May 22, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Alexa Ranking

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Alexa traffic ranking is a ranking system set by alexa.com (a subsidiary of amazon.com) that audits and makes public the frequency of visits on various Web sites. The calculations are based on the amount of traffic recorded over a period of three months, from users who have the Alexa toolbar installed.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Getting the toolbar is easy. All you need to do is download and install the Alexa toolbar from the alexa.com site. This toolbar has a search function but it mainly displays the rank of the visited site, as well as the sites that have been visited by Web surfers that are linked in some way to the site being visited.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Each time you visit a Web page via a Web browser (whether Internet Explorer or Firefox) that has the toolbar installed, information about your IP and the page you are visiting is sent to the server. Such data is gathered from all the Web users who have the Alexa toolbar.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        With Alexa, as opposed to Google's PageRank, the lower your ranking number, the better. Most people say that if you manage to make it in the top 100,000, it is a sign that your site enjoys quite heavy traffic. However, you should take into consideration the fact that its sample size of audience is too small. Still, you can use it to enter your competitor's site in the "Compare Sites" section and measure the results of your web marketing efforts in comparison with your competitors'.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Alexa ranking allows advertisers to gauge the true marketing potential of your Web site. The better your Alexa rank, the higher they will be willing to bid to buy advertising space on your Web site.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Because of the fact that Alexa ranking offers you information about your Web site, it's a good tool to have with respect to search engine optimization. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Cancer associated with Asbestos exposure

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            I've witnessed so many industrial workers working around products that are toxic without wearing the proper protective gear. I used to wonder how they used to not be affected by the toxic substances till now. Well, if not sooner, then later on they will get affected, because these substances have a cumulative effect on the body. For example, those who have been exposed to toxic asbestos have the likelihood of suffering from mesothelioma, which is a rare but deadly form of cancer that targets the linings of the body’s internal organs. Even the word cancer scares the wits out of me. Mesothelioma is a common problem among workers in industries such as shipbuilding, construction, auto mechanics, contractors, and demolition. Another problem that's common is asbestosis. This is the chronic inflammation of the lungs leading to shortness of breath and eventually respiratory failure. If you or anyone you know has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you can at least draw relief from the fact that you may be entitled to compensation. However, for this, you should work with an aggressive and experienced Mesothelioma Lawyer , because only an experienced lawyer can help victims receive compensations. So don't take chances and be sure to hire the best.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Wednesday, May 20, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Text Link Ads

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                If you're looking to make money from your blog, and your blog also has some Google PageRank, then Text Link Ads are a good option for you. They help you to sell ads and make money. Basically, you just sell simple, relevant text ads on your website. You get to retain full editorial control over the advertisers that appear on your website. All ads that they place on your blog are served as static html links. These are designed to increase your natural search engine rankings by increasing the link popularity of your website. All advertisements are priced on a flat rate for a duration of 30 days. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Monday, May 11, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Cheap wedding invitations

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Are you a bride on a budget? Bride and Groom Direct can provide you with cheap wedding invitations. They cater to all your wedding stationery needs from save the date and direction cards, wedding invitations, menu's, order of service, RSVP's, thank you cards and table plans. Whatever your style, they have something for you including Traditional, Contemporary, Romantic, Photographic and Cute. Every order for personalised wedding stationery placed on the Bride and Groom Direct website will receive a 5% discount, plus every order received during 2009 will automatically be placed into a prize draw. Five winners will be drawn out on 1st December 2009 and the winners will be notified shortly thereafter. All prizes will be paid by cheque, on 15th December 2009.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bride and Groom Direct offer a large range of wedding accessories such as ring bearing pillows, favours, serviettes and table plans. They also have a range of gifts including gifts for him, gifts for her and children's gifts. Many brides prefer to see a sample of their chosen invitation before purchase. For this purpose, Bride and Groom can send you up to three free samples to help you with your choice.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    They have a great offer in which they will send you a complimentary ivory-coloured photo album and guest book set if your order exceeds £150.00 in a single transaction. Each book is decorated with silver-foiled wording and a pretty pearl-foiled border design on the covers. When your shopping basket totals £150.00 or more you will automatically be sent this beautiful set. Isn't that nice?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Deliveries are made by courier and will require a signature as proof of delivery. They can deliver to home or business addresses. They send shipments out on a next day service, but this is not guaranteed, as there are occasions when the courier cannot deliver on the expected day, which are beyond their control. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Saturday, May 09, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Life insurance is important

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        A lot of people go through their entire lives before understanding what life insurance is all about. There are several reasons for this - the most common is that no one really informed them about it.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Life insurance is all about providing for the future in a way that your absence does not hurt your family members financially. For this you must first, as accurately as possible, estimate the value of your life. This is called the 'Human Life Value'. One of the methods of calculating your human life value is to sum up all expenses along with your future liabilities that your family members will have to pay off in the unfortunate event of your death. Once you have done that you must take a life insurance policy to give you an insurance cover equaling your human life value.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Essentially, there are two types of life insurance: term insurance or investment type insurance. Term insurance will provide benefits to your family or your dependents if you die during the proposed period covered by your policy. Investment-type life insurance, also known as, "permanent insurance", will include endowment policies and "whole of life" policies. This type of life insurance remains in effect for as long as you continue to pay your premium. Essentially, part of this premium will go to an investment account; so, as well as paying out in the event of your death, it will build up in investment value - which you can actually cash in before you die. This is a great reason to invest in life insurance when you're younger - the earlier you buy, the higher the investment value that will accumulate during your lifetime, and the more you may be able to reclaim when you're older.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Perhaps the most crucial piece of information to keep in mind during your search for life insurance, however, is the importance of shopping around. USALifeInsurance.com is one of the companies providing superior policies which you should check out. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Thursday, May 07, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Laptop computers at great prices

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Looking for some great bargains on Laptop Computers? It's now very much possible to get great bargains because laptop computers have come down in price significantly over the past few years. They also perform very well compared to their desktop counterparts. With major computer manufacturers like Dell, HP, Toshiba, and Apple being in the fray, there is increased competition which has made it necessary for these companies to lower prices as well as offer greater flexibility in design and specifications of laptops.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            I particularly like the Lenovo ThinkPad X300. This Notebook is totally ultraportable because it's lightweight. It's basically designed for on-the-go professionals. However, usability and durability of the notebook is not lacking anywhere at all. This high-performance ThinkPad X300 gives you Intel's latest Core 2 Duo Low voltage SL7100 processor with 2GB RAM.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            One of the ways to get the best bargains is to visit ShopWiki, a website that has revolutionized online shopping because it searches every store on the internet by crawling like Google. Traditional shopping sites will only show you stores that have paid for placement, but ShopWiki will give a shopper everything. For a shopper, this means they can find anything and everything for sale on the web at ShopWiki.com. More products from more stores means better deals and savings for you. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Wednesday, May 06, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Ways bloggers can be paid for ads

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The most common three ways that bloggers can be paid for the advertisements that appear on their site are Pay-per-click, Pay-per-impression, and Pay-per-action. Each of these payment methods are options, but it is a good idea to have an assortment on each blog for the best chances of payment. Pay-per-click ads pay every time someone clicks on the ad from the blog site. This is one of the most common forms of payment. Usually the pay out for these clicks is very low. The incentive for these ads is to get more people to visit the site and click on the ads. Pay-per-impression ads pay for each time the ad appears on the site. The incentive for these payment programs is to place these ads as many times as possible on the site. The best way to do this is to also get more people to visit the site. Pay-per-action pay outs give the biggest payments. These ads pay for every action that someone takes as a result of their ad such as making a purchase or signing up for e-mails. Since this happens infrequently, the amount paid for action ads is higher than the other forms of advertising. As stated before, it is best to have a variety of ads on your site which use several different payment types. This will bring in the highest income. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Blog advertising is one of the best ways to make money

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The fact that blog advertising is one of the best ways to make money is known by all the smart bloggers these days. Especially if you have a very popular blog, you have even more potential to earn from your blog through the placement of various kinds of ads. This can actually bring in quite a large amount of money. In fact, there are a large number of bloggers who are earning even more than a person having a normal full-time job! There are different kinds of blog advertising methods available for use, so you should learn about options that might be available to you. For example, contextual advertising is where the blogger places ads that are relevant to the content of his or her site onto the blog page. The ads are usually pay-per-click. Reviews are another form of blog advertising, in which companies will pay bloggers to review their products. Text Link ads are are based on the textual content of the blog in people’s comments and the blog itself. Direct ads are spots that a blogger can offer for visitors to his or her site to purchase directly to advertise in. In affiliate advertising, ads are placed somewhat randomly on all the sites in their program, and paid for when someone clicks on the ad or purchases a product from the affiliate site. Impression ads are ads paid based on the number of times they appear on the blog. It's important to keep in mind that most businesses will only want to advertise on a blog that's popular enough to make their advertising expenses worth it. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Thursday, April 30, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      MidPhase affiliate program

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Making money is not easy, but the midPhase Affiliate Programs make it easier. They help generate more revenue for you by referring your contacts to midPhase. midPhase knows that good reporting is the key to a successful affiliate program, so they have invested much time and money into building the best tracking system online today. Their tracking will collect the users IP and then save a cookie to their computer. Their tracking cookies expire in 365 days, and just incase the cookie gets deleted, they save the IP address in their database for a year, too! If the customer buys anything during that time period it will track it and report it as long as one of the two are still the same (most systems only track by IP which is deleted automatically on a lot of computers.) Their IP tracking is an exclusive feature that not even the big affiliate networks have. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Tuesday, April 28, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          One account for Credit Card Processing/ PayPal/ Google Checkout!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            If I told you that you could have your credit card processing, PayPal, and Google Checkout under just one common account, what would you say? Great, right? Well, you'll be glad to know it's possible through the services of merchantacceptance.com . They offer superior credit card processing services and their credit card processing services can also increase sales for one's business. How? Merchants can simplify payment acceptance and accommodate their customer’s payment preference including: MasterCard®, Visa®, PIN-secured and signature debit cards, American Express®, Diners®, Discover® Network, and JCB® cards, checks, and gift cards. The TeleCheck Electronic Check Acceptance® program converts paper checks into electronic transactions at the point of sale and deposits these funds into the merchant's direct deposit account generally within two business days. They offer a full range of POS terminals, wireless solutions, peripherals and supplies, designed to save both time and money while helping merchants make the most of consumer preferences. Merchants can find the right terminal to operate successfully at the point-of-sale, based on the needs of their business. It's quick and easy to sign up; none of the costs and difficulties the banks impose are there. Their online application will only take 5 minutes to complete. Most of their merchants start accepting credit cards in 24 hours. After the transaction has been approved, your customer's charges are deposited directly from their processor to your bank account. Transaction deposits range from 24 to 72 hours from the date of the transaction. They provide all of their merchant with free check software. They offer a Free Statement Review which allows you to discover how much money you can save with your merchant account. An account expert will review your statement and respond with your solution within 24 hours. They deal with a very wide range of merchants, each with a different business model, transaction volume and various ticket amounts. Instead of offering one rate plan to all merchants, they offer the best rate plan for your distinct business. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Tuesday, April 21, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Join the Heatwave Celebrity Cruise

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Heatwave Celebrity CruiseThe Heatwave Celebrity Cruise sails January 7-11, 2010 from Miami, Florida to Cozumel, Mexico. The experience will include live concerts, private receptions and singing around the piano with the stars. It's the 50th anniversary of Motown, and tons of Motown legends will be on board! You can come and see all your favorite Motown stars. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Get paid to read emails

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Would you like to get paid simply for reading emails? Yes, it's possible because sites like InboxDollars and RupeeMail and EmailCashPro pay you to read emails. You simply have to sign up, after which you will get some paid emails sent to your email address every once in a while. These emails are marked as paid emails, so that you know they are not spam. Once you click on the link inside the email, a new window opens and your account is automatically credited. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      My experience of rheumatoid arthritis pain

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        One never realizes how much they take life for granted until they're in pain. For example, if you have a severe toothache or had a tooth extracted, although the pain may be temporary, but the only thing that you want in this world at that moment is to be free of the pain.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Well, what if you had a condition that did not allow you to ever be pain free, and you had no choice but to accept that fact? This is unfortunately my case. I have been suffering from a condition known as rheumatoid arthritis for the last several years. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic (long-term) disease causing inflammation (swelling and pain) of the joints, such as the elbows, shoulders, wrists, fingers, knees, feet, or ankles. The symptoms typically occur in a symmetric pattern, meaning that both sides of the body are affected at the same time.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The arthritis does cause a lot of swelling, pain and loss of movement in most of my major joints. Over the last several years, I have put up with days when I needed help to dress and other simple things. I have also broke countless items of crockery because I tried to carry things but they just fell to the floor as my grip was to week.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        I can also get flare-ups, which are fast and uncontrollable when they occur. Beyond affecting me physically, RA has affected me mentally and emotionally as well in the sense that I feel helpless and dependent on others to do even simple daily chores. I have always been an independent person, so this is really emotionally difficult for me.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        I'm not able to take Anti-inflammatory medicines like ibuprofen or the newer versions of NSAIDs called Cox-2 inhibitors, since they upset my stomach too much. Steroids were an option but as they aren't advisable over the long term, I was advised to have local injections in certain joints if required, but not have tablets unless it was last resort.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Drug therapy for rheumatoid arthritis has improved so much that it can now slow disease progression, preventing joint damage and loss of function. The earlier that treatment is started, the better the chance to slow disease progression and prevent damage and loss of function. Currently I am on strong painkillers and have been actively taking what is known as a Disease-modifying medicine (DMARDs). Mine is azulfidine (Sulfasalazine), but there are other types as well. Sulfasalazine works to reduce inflammation and other symptoms of these diseases. Like other medicines, Sulfasalazine can cause some side effects. If they occur, the side effects of Sulfasalazine are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and need medical attention.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        When pharmaceutical companies talk about disease progression in RA and what it feels like to live well with RA, it is definitely meaningful and informative for me because it gives me hope and "something to live for". What I like about current ads for RA medication is that they are able to make an emotional connection to sufferers by giving them hope. What I dislike, though, is that the treatments over the long run are expensive and there are no options around that.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        If I could create an ad for a prescription RA medication, I would like to address both the physical as well as the emotional issues involved. My message to others would be that they are not alone and that thousands of others are suffering just as they are. I would convey that there IS help available and, the sooner you start, the better your outcome can be and the better your quality of life will be. I think this message should be delivered both as a commercial and as a magazine ad, because it would have a broader outreach and help more sufferers that way.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Cashcrate offers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            I just saw a bunch of new offers in my CashCrate account and lapped them up real quickly. CashCrate has been providing me with a reasonably good additional source of online income. So, if you haven't already, I strongly recommend you to sign up for it as well. You can sign up for CashCrate here. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Get paid to be a hacker!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                I'm sure you've heard of hacking by now, but have you heard about Ethical Hacking? An ethical hacker is a computer and network expert who attacks a security system on behalf of its owners, seeking vulnerabilities that a malicious hacker could exploit. To test a security system, ethical hackers use the same methods as their less principled counterparts, but report problems instead of taking advantage of them. Ethical hacking is also known as penetration testing, intrusion testing, and red teaming. An ethical hacker is sometimes called a white hat, a term that comes from old Western movies, where the "good guy" wore a white hat and the "bad guy" wore a black hat. One of the first examples of ethical hackers at work was in the 1970s, when the United States government used groups of experts called red teams to hack its own computer systems.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Wouldn't it be so cool if you could get the opportunity to help companies tighten their IT Security by being an Ethical Hacker? Another attractive fact is that E hacking has continued to grow in an otherwise lackluster IT industry, and is becoming increasingly common outside the government and technology sectors where it began. Many large companies, such as IBM, maintain employee teams of ethical hackers. Moreover, although cutbacks abound in IT departments and businesses across the globe, salaries in the IT security space are actually on the rise, and overall IT security certifications pay is growing substantially year-over-year. Well, the good news is that there are course available that can certify you to become a real life Certified Ethical Hacker. For example, the EC-Council certifies individuals in various e-business and security skills. Categories such as Security Fundamentals, Ethical Hacking, Penetration Testing, Computer Forensics
, Disaster Recovery, and Secure Programming are on offer.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Thursday, April 16, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Feeling lonely?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Yes, it's a reality faced by many bloggers and others who make their living mostly online. The isolation can get to you and you do feel lonely at times. However, the good news is that you can simply join FriendFinder and search and find friendship and/or romance online right from the comfort of your home. And in case you are looking to find a partner who has loads of cash, then MillionaireMate is the site you should join. I would say join both, because you never know who is made for you and where you'll find him/her out there. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Reading about everyday life

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        I found a blog which contains a lot of information about the writer's (larrylimbo) everyday life. Why I like to read such blogs is because they give a glimpse of what's going on in the lives of other bloggers like me. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Tuesday, April 14, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Get Free Emoticons & Winks for messenger!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Cool Smileys & WinksWant to make your messenger, mail, and social network content more fun? Well, it's possible! You can Free Emoticons & Winks for messenger and thus use smileys, winks, video animations, add-ons, etc. This way, you can deliver fun content and tools to express yourself in ways not possible till now. How does this benefit you? Well, it not only helps you upgrade your social engagements and makes your content fun, you can also get more people to follow your content as it will be more interesting. The result? More eyeballs can translate into more money for you. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Friday, March 27, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Earn online

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Many people have learned how to earn online and have even been able to leave their day jobs! That said, however, earning online is not a cakewalk that everyone can be successful in. Not many people are actually able to get any success and, before long, many just give up and stop trying. So just remember that nothing in life is easy...just keep your efforts up and don't give up, and success will come your way. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Busted by the economy? Here’s help!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Times are bad and no one has been spared in the current financial recession going on. Some have lost jobs, some are taking pay cuts, others can’t get jobs, etc. However, the underlying theme is the same – the economy has left just about everyone feeling “busted”. But worry not because there is some relief in sight. Sears is coming to the rescue! How? Well, Sears is offering 75-80% off original prices on fall and winter apparel from now till April 18th. That means a huge savings in costs for stuff you will be needing sooner than later. So, don’t miss this sale.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Moreover, Sears realizes that being a mom isn’t easy, especially now with having to manage during the current financial crunch. So Sears is holding a contest that can get you great deals. This is how you can enter. Go to bustedmoms.com and become a fan of Sears Busted Moms on Facebook. Go ahead and enter - you could win a $2,500 prize package from Sears. The best part is that you don’t need to be a Mom to enter. Also, you can follow Busted Moms on Twitter - @bustedmoms. @bustedmoms will be giving away Sears gift cards to those that the economy has left feeling "busted" as well as providing updates on hot deals underway at Sears. So, what are you waiting for? Click Here

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Blogg about it

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        My policy whenever I find a new blog I like, is to just Blogg about it. That's the way to get the word out about blogs that have anything fun and interesting to offer. Topics which I especially like to read about are music, videos, news, and games because these are topics that get your mind off of stressful daily happenings and help you to relax. So, if you like a blog that you feel others will also like, don't forget to blogg about it and share! Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Friday, March 13, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Random Daily Happenings

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Would you like to read short blog posts about Family, Children, Life, Personal Stuff, Friends, News, Events, Thoughts, Poems, Foods, Cultures, Nature, Books, Travel, Writing, etc? If yes, then you should visit Random Daily Happenings... which has all this and more. The site is easy to navigate as well. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Win a MacBook Air with 1 Tweet

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Interested in getting a free MacBook Air? Who isn't, right? Well, what would you say if I told you that you actually have the chance to win one? Yes, it's true. ben behrouzi who is an entrepreneur is giving away a brand new MacBook Air to one cool Twitter follower. And that too absolutely free! In case you don't know, the MacBook Air is an awesome piece of machine with tons of features. It's every owner's pride and neighbor's envy. The selection of the lucky winner (who is actually the lucky follower) will be on March 31st 2009. Ben will announce the winner on Twitter and on his blog at the end of March.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                So, how does this all work, you ask?It's pretty simple and straightforward. You need to just send Ben a Tweet on Twitter with the message "@BenBehrouzi Ben count me in the MacBook Air Giveaway! http://tinyurl.com/de7f6b" or something like it in your own words to let him know to count you in. You are not required to follow him. That's only if you choose to get his updates. So get going and give this contest a try. You never know, you might end up walking away with a fantastic product absolutely free of cost. I think this must be one of the easiest contests I've come across.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mixed bag blog

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    If you like reading about a mixture of various topics such as technology, marketing, personal news, articles, projects, etc., instead of just niche topics, then you should visit Adrian's blog which offers such a variety. It's one blog where you can never get bored, because all of the topics are as diverse as can be. So whether it's coffee, restaurants, luxury apartments, or pesticides you're reading about, you can get a unique view about them all. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Saturday, March 07, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Vision problems?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        If you’re a constant computer user like me, and even if you’re not, it’s not uncommon to have some vision problem or the other. In the old days, I recall there were not too many people wearing glasses. It was only after maybe the age of 45 or so, that people would require them. However, in today’s time, it’s more the norm rather than the exception amongst even small kids to wear glasses! I think it does have something to do with all that constant TV watching and computer use that we start doing right from when we are young kids onwards. Luckily, laser eye surgery is available which can rectify just about any vision-related problem there is. Moreover, the procedure doesn’t take much time at all. On the day of surgery, you just need to be at the laser center for around two hours, out of which the duration in the treatment room is 20 to 25 minutes. The actual laser treatment time lasts just about one minute. Through laser vision correction, one’s need for glasses and contact lenses is either eliminated altogether or at least reduced. More than 95% of the treated patients achieve 20/40 vision or better. So that means you can pass a driver's license eye examination without glasses or contact lenses as well. You can also approach job interviews as well as personal meetings with much more confidence, knowing that you are looking your best. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Car Allowances

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ever been offered a choice between getting a car allowance or getting a company car as a perk at your workplace? Well, although a company car might seem more attractive at first, there are actually more benefits associated with getting a car allowance.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            And more people are realizing these benefits and opting for car allowances. It’s a good idea for you to also join them to stay ahead of the financial curve. Buying a car and taking the cash allowance instead could save you more.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Corporate Reimbursement Services, Inc. (CRS) is a management consulting firm that specializes in offering very flexible and customizable vehicle reimbursement programs for organizations with mobile employees.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Employees who get car allowances through these programs may apply their monthly reimbursement toward the vehicle of their liking. They just need to make sure that it complies with any guidelines or policies their employer may choose to establish.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            What’s more, their program is designed in accordance with the IRS revenue procedure, allowing the reimbursements to be paid tax-free. So, this is a great benefit to the drivers since it actually increases their net take-home amount! Great, isn’t it? So, be a smarter employee and be open to accepting a car allowance. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sunday, March 01, 2009

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Awesome video - don't miss it!

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Avoid procrastination

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    I read an interesting general knowledgebase article which talks about how procrastination is the thief of time - and money too, at the PC. I couldn't agree more because, although some tasks are no fun, but if you let them pile up, then they will only magnify and become overwhelming. That can result in you wrecking your health, wealth and reputation. Another important point is that you really do need to decide what’s 'important’ and what's ‘urgent’, and say ‘No’ politely when required. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Safe and Natural Beauty Products for Moms-to-Be

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        I have been reading a lot about celebrity moms taking good care of their looks and using beauty products even while they are pregnant. That’s quite inspiring because, if one looks good, it has a positive effect on one’s psyche, which in turn has a positive effect on the baby’s health. However, the first thing that comes to mind when using any beauty product while pregnant is that, is it safe for the baby?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Well, there’s no need for you to worry on that front if you use the Beaute de Maman’s unique line of health and beauty products. This is because they utilize only natural and herbal ingredients to ensure the safety of both mother-to-be and fetus. In fact, they are developed by a board-certified obstetrician to treat problems specifically related to the physiological and hormonal changes experienced by women during pregnancy.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Actresses such as Penelope Ann Miller, Salli Richardson-Whitfield (“Eureka”), Chyler Leigh (“Grey’s Anatomy”) and Jennifer Blanc have gotten a hold of Beaute de Maman products. Brooke Mueller Sheen, wife of actor Charlie Sheen, as well as Jane Hajduk, who is married to actor Tim Allen, and The Insider’s celebrity correspondent Victoria Recano, are also among expectant Hollywood moms seen and heard referencing the products in the Beauté de Maman line. So, order now!

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Reading keeps your brain active

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            I think it's a must to read on a variety of topics as much as you can, in order to have a general knowledgebase about your surroundings and events, as well as to keep your brain cells sharp and active. The more you stimulate your brain cells by reading, the better you will be able to maintain your memory capacity as you grow older. So do try to inculcate the habit of reading - it could be others' blogs, magazines and newspapers, books, or whatever suits your fancy. Read more...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              FDA warning about Psoriasis drug Raptiva

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                If you or anyone you know has Psoriasis, then this is for you. First of all, Psoriasis is a chronic immune-system disease that causes red, thick patches to develop on the skin. It’s commonly seen in people with diabetes, obesity, and heart disease. Over 7.5 million people in the US suffer from it. A popular drug that’s used to treat Proriasis is Raptiva, made by Genentech. However, the FDA has found out that this drug can cause serious brain infections. They are investigating Raptiva for a possible link to a rare, but often deadly, brain infection called progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML). At least two people have fallen victim to PML while taking Raptiva, and consequently died. Raptiva also has a link to meningitis, immune-mediated hemolytic anemia, and other life-threatening infections.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Sounds scary, huh? Not only is it scary, imagine the drain on your financial resources if you or a loved one suffers from Raptiva side effects. The only light at the end of the tunnel is the fact that, if you or a loved one has taken Raptiva and developed PML, meningitis, or suffered another injury, you could have legal rights to financial compensation. The company that makes the drug may be liable for your injuries, so you and your family can receive money to compensate you for your medical bills, lost income from time you were too sick to work, pain and suffering, and other damages. If a loved one has died as a result of taking Raptiva, you and your family may qualify for wrongful death damage.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                So how do you go about getting your rightful claim? Just visit http://www.youhaverights.com/dangerous-drugs/raptiva where you will get the contact information of the attorneys at Mark & Associates, P.C. who can evaluate your injuries and advise you about whether you qualify to be compensated for your medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages, and other damages. They’ll give you a free, no-obligation review of your possible Raptiva injury case.

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