History of Scottish Tartans
There is great debate on the origin of the word "tartan." It could have come from the Irish "tarsna", which meant crosswise, or the Scottish Gaelic "tarsuinn", meaning across. Or it could simply mean cloth, from the old French "tartaine". What we...
Quick Tip: Write an Interview Thank You Letter
Youíve had your interview and it went well. Now what do you do to make a lasting impression on your interviewer? Send them an interview thank you letter. While writing thank you letters isnít required (most people donít send them), itís very...
Build Your Siteís Link Value
Link Value is the perceived value another site will derive from linking to you. The more value they see, the more likely they will be to link.
At its basic level, the most immediate value most sites see is a reciprocal link. ďYou link to me...
Ten Steps To A Well Optimized Website - Step 7: Website Submissions
Welcome to part seven in this ten-part search engine positioning series. Last week we discussed the importance of human testing. In part seven we will cover the best practices of website submissions, where to submit your website to, and how to...
FIVE ADVANCED and Essential features of Your Follow up Autoresponder
If you are not using a follow up autoresponder until now, just buy it. Follow up autoresponders are very valuable tool for online business.
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The Number One Reason Most Websites Fail
Failure, just like success, is measured differently by each and every one of us. What one man treats as success another may view as failure. For the purposes of this article a website that fails is one that fails to attract and convert enough...
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The REAL Secret to Success
I used to see a chiropractor who handed out a little leaflet entitled ďDr. Hickmanís Guide to Success in Business.Ē It was very nice, had his picture on the front and was professionally printed. On the inside it said, ďGet a job and go to work...
Online Home Equity Loans: A Basic Glossary
Home equity loans can be a great idea for individuals looking to get out of debt or make necessary repairs on their homes. During the process, you will come across a variety of terms and acronyms. We have gathered together some of the basic terms...
Lasers and High-Performance Cutting
When is a balloon not a balloon? When itís a technical problem, a design challenge, and an inspiration for the development of new and more efficient cutting equipment. EdgeWISE Tools founder Pat Momany ó didnít start out at the high-tech...
Uncle Sam is Ready...Are You? Organizing Tips for Tax Time
Anyone who is closely related to an accountant knows that there are not four, but five seasons in a year: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter, and 'Tax Season.' During the other seasons, we accumulate leaves, snow, and mosquito bites. During 'Tax...
Important Information For Condo Buyers
Here is a step by step guide for buyers looking to buy a condo in any area. These are important tactics to make a solid and accurate judgement on the property you're looking to purchase. - When purchasing a condominium make sure that you ask...
Top 3 Reasons Why Your Headlines Fail
by George Dodge
Many professional copywriters estimate that the headline contributes 80% or more of the success of any ad, article, or sales letter.
One direct marketing expert goes so far as to credit the headline with 100% of the...
Contextual Advertising: Is it Right for You?
If online advertising had fads, contextual ads would be the latest "in thing." Also known as "content targeting," they seem to be "popping up" (no pun intended) all over the Web. From news sites to privately owned websites, everyone and his...
Why your ads arenít working
The president of a manufacturing company recently asked me, ďWhy isnít my advertising working?Ē Have you ever been asked this question? Have you ever asked it yourself?
Like most marketing communications questions there are no simple answers....
Taking the Mystery out of Marketing
Knowing where to start to improve your marketing can be a bit of a mystery. Is it your marketing message, the places you advertise, your web site or what? By measuring the results or your marketing efforts and collecting feedback, you can...