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Besting Blogging Site - Tumblr

Besting Blogging Site: Tumblr


I'll be honest, I haven't always understood the point of blogging websites. It took years of harassing from friends before I made my first Facebook page and even longer for me to try out twitter. I never understood the point of posting status updates to a group …

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The How to Home School Guide

HomeschoolingThe How to Home School Guide
A Tool Written By Homeschoolers for Homeschoolers is proud to present a helpful homeschooling tool: the “How to Home School Guide.” It was written by seasoned parents to answer the most fundamental question new homeschoolers ask: “How do I start?”…

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What to do when Stopped by Police (End the Drug War)

cards, cops, sensible drug policy, your rights, Activism, Civil Liberties, Police, Police StateWe’ve been told from a young age that the police are there to protect us, and we should do what they say. But should we? It’s easy to be intimidated by cops, they want you to be intimidated by them, it makes it easier for them to do their job. However, too many people upon seeing police come up …

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Eight Ways to Increase Your Alexa Traffic Ranking

Increase Alexa Ranking

  1. Download Alexa toolbar free. If you are using Firefox, I recommend you to use another plug-in called SearchStatus which not only displays the Alexa rank but it also shows page rank details, no follow links, meta tags, keyword density of a page etc
  2. Put an Alexa rank widget o…

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Missing Money - You Can Find Your Unclaimed Cash in Minutes

Need some extra cash? Why not see if it's just sitting somewhere, waiting for you?!

CBS News Business and Economics Correspondent Rebecca Jarvis offered tips Friday on locating funds you may not even realize you lost, or are entitled to.

Call it found money. Or money from heaven. By any name - if it's…

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Cash for Recycling Your Old Electronics

CASHING IN: An old iPhone can garner you some cold cash. (Photo: ZUMA Press) Thanks to improved technology recycling programs across the U.S., disposing of broken, unwanted, or outdated electronics in an eco-friendly way has become much less of a hassle in recent years.

But how to get cash for old electronics remains a mystery to many folks, who often would rather just thro…

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5 Things You Should Never Have to Pay For

5 Things You Should Never Have to Pay For

Don't forget that DJ6ual: An Irish Girl's Blog always has "something for nothing" just for you. Be sure to check back often and leave a comment on all the items that you want to recieve for free. There are new products listed all the time! I'll lis…

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7 Ways to Make Extra Money in 2011

7 Ways to Make Extra Money in 2011

Job security might be out, but freelance, contract, and temporary work is in, which makes it easier than ever to moonlight as a graphic designer while you spend your days as a public relations rep. Slimmer staffs mean companies often need the extra help, and new we…

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How Do I Improve My Alexa Ranking?

How Do I Improve My Alexa Ranking?

Top 10 Tips to do just that…

  1. Content is King. Your long term goal should focus on developing quality traffic which attracts and maintains a large audience, not artificially increasing your Alexa Rank.  Great content = more visitors = better Alexa rank.
  2. Writ…

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How To Finish Your Christmas List Fast and Cheap Shopping Online

You can save money -- and avoid the crowds -- with these sites that help you compare prices, get coupon codes and more.

Save money online this holiday season.

Who doesn't like a deal -- especially at this time of year and in this economy? That's why we're back with our fourth annual list of web sites that will help you save…

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How to Get Paid To Blog - Paid Blogging Networks

How to Get Paid To Blog - Paid Blogging Networks
Although Bloggerwave is a smaller paid blogging network and lists fewer open job opportunties, their site is super blogger-friendly and easy to to navigate. Bloggers here get paid a minimum of $10 for each completed and approved post. B…

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Submit Your Blog URL - Ping Services List

Best Ping Sites for You o Drive Traffic to Your Blog:

- Ping-o-Matic - Pings up to 26 different web services.
- Pingler - Pings up to 92 different web services.
- Autopinger - Pings up to 44 different web services.
- PingMyBlog - Pings 68 different web services.
- Feed Shark - Pings 36 different web ser…

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How to Handle a Social Media Crisis

In the Facebook age, every image and utterance a person makes can be documented online. But what happens when those social media mavens run for political office? Krystal Ball, a Virginia Democrat running for Congress, found out this week when racy pictures of her wound up on line.

How did she ha…

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How to Get Rid of / Kill Stink Bugs

Stink bugs. They're about to give bed bugs a run for their money for pest of the year. The Asian insects arrived in America in the 80s and 90s, and now they're ruining crops.

What are Stink Bugs?

Stink bugs, also referred to as shield bugs, are a group of flyi…

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The Costliest Car-Buying Mistakes

Whether it’s your first time or you’re a seasoned pro, you should never buy a car on impulse. The buying process takes time, research, careful thought and even some strategy.

Truth be told, it can be overwhelming. In addition to finding the best car for the right price, you have to navigate th…

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How to get ready for Cash for Caulkers

Cash for CaulkersDetails for the U.S. government's Cash for Caulkers program aren't available yet, but it's not too early to start thinking about how to cash in on the proposed stimulus program.

"Homeowners that educate themselves will be the first ones to take advantage of the program," says Lane Burt, at the Natu…

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How to Lower Your Cable Bill Now

Fans of "House" and "American Idol" got a reprieve on Friday when Time Warner Cable and News Corp. reached an agreement that kept Fox shows on the air for Time Warner subscribers. Details of the Time Warner deal haven't been made public, but they likely included a new fee for Fox broadcasts paid by …

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5 habits that save you money

When you make those New Year's resolutions, you're thinking about fresh starts and the year ahead. What you might not realize is that they also could save money.

Here are five popular resolutions and just how much you could save if you resolve them in 2010:


Quit Smoking

Smoking won't just ki…

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5 steps to de-junk your house (and life)

Is your resolution to get a handle on your cluttered house? Try one of these 5 steps to manage your messes.

1. Set small goals.
Pick the area of your home that would bring you the most peace if it were organized. Is your closet in disarray? Is your junk drawer overflowing? If the task seems too big…

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The MEN Triangle

The concept is simple. You get two of the three. As in, if you want something done fast and cheap, it won't be good. If you want it good and fast, it won't be cheap. If you want it cheap and good, it won't be fast…. It's simple but brilliant and an eye-opening concept.

The Construction Triangle

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