The art of cramming: learning to drive at university

Your second and third year of uni can be hectic to say the least, especially in your third year where you’ll be tearing your hair out because you just don’t have enough hours in the day. So, make the most of your first year. You only get to be a first-year student once so be social, go out and experience all you can, while you have the time. This is the moment where you’ll get your first taste of real independence. Come the second and third year, things will be very different. Independence Leaving home means you’ll have to start […]

How To Save Money Shopping Online


Some people enjoy shopping online for a wide range of different items. Online shopping provides the shopper with choices from retail stores and manufacturer all over the world. From the best barbeque in the world to purchasing a car, people can buy virtually anything that they want or like from companies and individuals. Saving money takes skill, however, so there is some valuable information that people can benefit from knowing. Listed below is some information that can help even the savviest shopper save more money.

SO, what metrics to consider when submitting a website to web directories?


The Internet is stuffed with information regarding what should be taken into consideration when we send our website to a web directory; other than DMOZ, Yahoo Directory or BOTW (already established directories which dont really need measurements).

And its no wonder given that in todays world we receive tens of emails from various “SEO experts” nobodys even heard about; along with perpetuating the idea which states that having as many links as possible is a positive thing (which isnt false, up to a point).

Identifying Effective Kids Website Ad Opportunities

One of the most important things that you can do when initially attempting to identify and focus in on a given websites core demographics is to think outside the box. The immediate, common sense answer will always be there. For instance, in regards to kids websites, one would immediately assume that the core demographic would be kids, correct? This isn’t to say that the obvious demographic that initially jumps out at you is wrong or not lucrative. No, it’s just that there are very few places across the World Wide Web which cater specifically to one single demographic only.

Why Webmasters Need the Best Web Directories to Promote Their Sites?

Many years ago, or at least a couple of decades back, web directories were a good resource for finding quality websites. In the days when WebCrawler, AltaVista, Excite and Lycos ruled the search engine world, directories were incredibly useful. From big, corporate directories like Yahoo to smaller, volunteer-run (but still critically important) directories like DMOZ, these websites offered hand-curated collections of quality websites. Anyone looking for, say, recipes, would know that going to DMOZ or Yahoo and searching for ‘recipes’ would result in a list of quality recipe sites.

Blogging – from the standpoint of paid advertising

The internet has become a very diverse marketing arena. Social networking, chat rooms, and a mirage of other web outlets have sparked an internet advertising frenzy. It’s a logical approach to marketing that gives companies many different avenues to attract consumers. The internet consumes the daily lives of many people. Bills are paid online. Connections are made with friends in different countries through the internet. The information that consumers obtain on music, movies, and all sorts of consumer products is usually received through an internet search. It only makes sense for companies or individuals to promote through the use of […]

So, you have decided to become a blogger and make some money?

If you have decided to become a blogger and make some money from blog advertising, there are some criteria that you must pay attention to in order to succeed in this online business. You will see advertising strategies that you will find useful in the following article. Firstly, you have to know that in order to make money out of blog advertising, you have to present original and equillibrated content, regardless of the product you`re promoting through your blog. The reviews must be written entirely from your own perspective, expressing feelings and personal opinion towards a product or a website. […]

When getting paid to blog, everyone knows content is king

Getting Paid to Blog Getting paid to blog is the new internet craze. Everyone and their brother can sign up for a free blog account on sites such as Blogger or WordPress, but actually making money and getting paid to blog is an entirely different story. Most blogs that are created, whether they are trying to get paid to blog or not, will end up failing and never see any visitors or make any money. Blogging and getting paid to blog are difficult and separate endeavors, but there are some useful tips that every blogger should know to maximize both […]

When using blog advertising the opportunity to reach thousands of people is within your reach

Blog advertising and what you want to know on how blog advertising works There is many reasons why blog advertising is a good method to promote your services or products. The reasons why advertising blogs work so well is because of the content that is displayed in blogs. People enjoy reading about anything that somebody has to say whether you are offering your opinion on what you think of a specific item or product that you purchased that morning to what you ate for dinner last night. If you got up that morning and ate something new that you typically […]

You do not want to have the blog advertising ads look like they are ads

Using blog advertising and tips to make blog advertising successful Since the internet has become such a hot commodity it has been changing anything and everything that comes into contact with the internet. That has changed the way that many people do their advertising. One of the main ways that people rely on when looking to start advertising is to use blog advertising. Creating a blog is simple to do and just about anyone can do this. If you want to start a advertising blog then you want to use this blog just for the sole purpose of advertising your […]