Five Things You Should Not Do On Your Home Page – Most people immediately press X button on their browsers after seeing cluttered home pages. If you want to avoid it, here are few things that you should not to do on your home page.
Are These Time Suckers Stealing Your Time? How to Stay Focused in a World of Distraction – We are our own worst enemies when it comes to staying focused. The trouble is that these temptations are everywhere and they tend to sneak up on you when you least expect it.
Coming Soon: Desktops Hosted On The Cloud, Usable Anywhere – A new video technology quietly announced late last week could mark a landmark change in how apps are deployed on PCs, tablets and smartphones for years to come – and also have big ramifications on how companies like Apple do business.
How To Open Widget Images In A New Window – Alas, as I mentioned in a recent post, WordPress does not provide a simple, direct option for a website to open a sidebar widget graphic/image in a new browser window. Why should you care? Well, if you are a blogger and/or a self-published author displaying book covers on your website with links to your Amazon sale pages (or any other site), listen up.
Write a Better Press Release with Our Template and Tips – It’s difficult to get noticed these days. It’s easy to get a press release out to media outlets across the globe with the help of the internet, but it’s not easy to stand out from the rest and get your press release noticed.
The 2013 LinkedIn Marketing Guide – LinkedIn is a great network for businesses looking to increase traffic and leads, as well as individuals looking to market their expertise for new career opportunities. Look at everything you need to have a successful LinkedIn experience.
Do you hate having to write your own artist statement? – Hilarious! Check it put.
15 Video Editing Software Tools – Video editing is difficult especially on a budget. Today we are featuring a roundup of 15 pieces of software and online tools to give you a leg up next time you are needing to crank out some editing.
Introducing the YouTube Trends Map – Are teens in the South watching the same videos as middle-aged folks in New England? Now with the YouTube Trends Map (YouTube.com/TrendsMap), you can see today’s most popular videos in major markets across the U.S. You can also see what’s popular with women or men, as well as by different age groups.
YouTube Will Now Monetize Its Premium Content – Today they are rolling it out [paid subscription model] to approximately 50 of its most premium channels. This will allow those channels the ability to create an additional source of revenue. Sources are saying that the subscription costs can start as low as $1.99 a month.
Adobe Just Killed Your Ability To Pirate Photoshop – Adobe is formally moving the latest versions of Photoshop and related design and production software to the cloud — specifically, to Adobe’s newly dubbed “Creative Cloud” — where they will only be available via monthly subscription.
A Writer’s Guide to Types of Publishing Companies – Terms get thrown around, like traditional publishing, legacy publishing, self-publishing, vanity publishing, and indie publishing. But what does it all mean? What’s the difference between self-publishing and indie publishing? Is there a difference? Why should we care?
The Strange: How To Hook A Reader’s Interest – I’ve been writing about hooks lately, especially in opening, but the fact is that we need hooks all through our story, hooks being little things that keep our readers curious, interested, wanting to turn pages to find out what happens.
The Hitchhiker’s Guide To Internal Linking Strategy – Internal linking helps lay the foundation of your SEO efforts. It allows you to indicate to search engines which pages of content are the highest priority, as well as which pages are thematically related to one another. Such signals are incredibly helpful to search engines in ascribing value and meaning to your pages, and if you don’t take the time to manage these signals via strategic internal linking, you’ll be at the mercy of the search engines’ judgment call.
The complete guide to buying online popularity – But you don’t have to actually be famous to be Internet famous on Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Tumblr. Almost anyone with a credit card or Paypal account and falsely boost their Klout score.
10 Relaxing Online Games to Help Chill You Out – The following selection of online games will help you find some inner peace; they will relax and calm, and promote stimulation for tired minds. They are all minor masterpieces of chilled-out enjoyment which can help calm you after a busy day, or hectic morning, by ridding you from the stress of modern life. It’s blissful escapism at its best, and it’s entirely free!