10 Most Influential Painters in Western Painting

Western painting has gone through various changes over the years. Several artists have made a contribution through their paintings and influence on other painters.

Here are some of the most influential painters in Western paintings and some of their contributions.


Technology Evolution: The History of Computers

Unlike most devices, the computer is among the few inventions that doesn’t have one specific inventor.

Through the development of the PC, many people have added their creations towards the list required to create a computer work. Some of the inventions have been various kinds of computers, and some of these were parts required to permit computers to be created further.


Business Types and Economic Standards

In simple definition, a business is an entity established to provide goods and services to consumers.

An entity can specialize in providing goods, services or both to meet a particular market’s demands. Most businesses today belong to individual (private establishments) and they deal with the provision of goods and or services in exchange for money.

To date, an enterprise remains a socially valuable engagement with high returns.


Free Online Advertising: The Best Places for More Exposure

In recent years, the scope and significance of online advertising has greatly increased. Business organizations have realized the importance of advertising their products and services, while targeting specific audience based on demographics and other criteria. These days, you can easily find many posts about where and how to advertise a business online.

However, not every business has a huge advertising budget or capital investment.


Top 3 free web directories

For a webmaster worth his or her salt a good directory is priceless – the more so if it happens to be free for usage. Unfortunately, most directories charge for inclusion, while delivering little or any real value. And of course, of those sites that are listed as “free” either present little reason to list with them or require reciprocal links.

The problem with reciprocal links is that they are a violation of Google TOS, and that can result in blacklisting which is the exact opposite of what a webmaster wants.


Internet Advertising – Where and How to Do it?

In the last few years, internet advertising has become one of the most common, popular and effective ways of advertising your products and services. Its scope has significantly increased. Due to this, people have divided online advertising into many different categories, including email marketing, direct response marketing, web marketing and more.

Contrary to the common notion, online advertising is not just related to online businesses. Even offline businesses have been promoting their products and service on the internet. In fact, many business models have adopted this concept of marketing and promotion.


Google has penalized guest posting

Some of you are aware that Google has penalized guest posting. Despite the fact that Matt Cutts clearly stated two or three times Google’s opinion on guest posting, people continued to do it. MOZ specialists, on their forums, were vouching for this method of getting backlinks as being one of the best. Yeah, it’s true, guest posting was one of most-used link-building techniques over 2-3 years. Almost everyone who ever accepted a contributor on his blog must have gotten spammy e-mails from various “SEO-ers” (quotes used with purpose…), all of them containing the same spam: “I have an aaawesomeeee article […]


The amazing cliff top monasteries from Greece

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Greece has two of the most important orthodox monasteries in the world: the Monasteries of Athos and the Monasteries of Meteora. In Greece, the Church is one of the most important state institutions. The Greeks are known all over the world for their outstanding churches, monasteries and chapels. In fact, the legends say that some islands have more churches than houses. Meteora means suspended in the air, because indeed, the 6 monasteries encompassed in this compound are situated on top of the strange, but breathtaking pinnacles that rise towards the sky, just beyond the town of Kalampaka, in the northeast […]


Body modifications: tattoos, body piercing and scarification

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Body modification is not a very modern trend, as the young think. Tattoos, piercing and scarification originate in Africa, South Asia and Middle East. History shows that tattoos have always been associated with paganism, shamanism, heathen (Baal worship) and occult mysticism. A shaman is an intermediary between the natural and the supernatural worlds, who is in direct contact with spirits. Tribal people used to decorate their bodies with images that were thought to be able to banish the evil from their village. Tattooing was often a magical rite, linked to scarification and the tattooing process involved complex rituals and taboos, […]


How To Build Local Links For Your Law Firm

If you’re looking for a way to get a hand up over your local competitors, local link building is the way to go.

Many people are overlooking it in their internet marketing strategies, and it can easily be much more rewarding than simply focusing all of your efforts on general link building.

Localization is starting to play a bigger and bigger role in search engine result pages as well as other GPS enabled services on mobile devices.