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Test Your Canine Acumen
1. According to tests made at the Institute for the Study of Animal Problems in Washington, D.C., dogs and cats, just like peopleďż˝A. Worry about what they will wear to work in the morning.B. Enjoy reading while eating breakfast.C. Need a retirement plan.D. Are either right-handed or left-handed-or rather favor either their right or left paws.D. Are either right-handed or left-handed-or rather favor either   ( read more .. )
By Rick Miller
Published On September, 25, 2020
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The Shredding
Has your literary work ever been publicly shredded? I'm not referring to valid criticism, of course. I'm talking about verbal disemboweling, about those vicious, nasty, condescending slams that make your soul curl up in disgust.I've been trying to analyze why I'm fuming after reading comments about the upcoming new suspense novel by SW Vaughn, entitled Devil's Honor. The author submitted a chapter and synop   ( read more .. )
By Nick Maise
Published On September, 25, 2020
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Inside Elance: Thirteen Writers Explain Why Elance Works For Them
Browsing through the writing projects at Elance, one thing stands out. It's the ''Recent Earnings'' figures listed with each bidder's name. These aren't fake figures – these figures show what real writers have been able to earn and they range from $1000 to $60,000. If some writers are making $60,000 a year, then Elance looks like a great opportun   ( read more .. )
By Deal Dude
Published On September, 25, 2020
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It's Good To Be A New Writer: Breaking The Myth That Experience Is Everything
There's a rumor out there in the publishing world that an editor won't even look at the work of a new writer. It might be true for certain types of writing, but after interviewing hundreds of editors, I've found that most are more open to new writers than you might think. And there are a few major benefits to being a new writer too. So before yo   ( read more .. )
By Cheryl Paquin
Published On September, 25, 2020
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Are You Ready To Get Out Of Your Comfort Zone?
Are You Ready To Get Out Of Your Comfort Zone?by John ColanziIt's amazing how long it took me to actually start writingand submitting articles for publication.I knew all the reasons for writing articles, but still bulked at the idea of writing my own articles. Who wouldwant to hear my feeble ramblings?I kept placing my ads and sending out my newsle   ( read more .. )
By Tom Washington
Published On September, 25, 2020
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They Eat What! Latin America's Most Exotic Foods - Part 1
They're horrid, ghastly, gross, unthinkable, gut-wrenching, wonderful and delicious. These are but a few of the adjectives used to describe commonly eaten fare ''south of the border'' from Mexico to Peru. The expression, ''One man's meat is another man's poison'' has never seen more fruition than evidenced in these ''exotic'' foods found throughout   ( read more .. )
By Diane Hildebrandt
Published On September, 25, 2020
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Zlata Praha
The capital city of Czech Republic, Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and very popular tourist destination. Tour to Prague includes excursions to unique historical monuments, delicious Czech meal a lot of cultural entertainments – theatre, opera, museums and others.Prague has received several nicknames during its long history. ''The city of 100 spires'' – this name was given in the b   ( read more .. )
By Elaine Clay
Published On September, 25, 2020
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My Village (A Small Village In Himanchal Pradesh, India)
My village is situated in Tehshil Baijnath of District Palampur of Himanchal Pradesh (India). It name is Kanarag. It is 8 km from Baijnath. Baijnath is small town, situated on Pathankot-Manali national highway. It is famous for its ancient lord Shiva temple. About my village, it is not associated with any historical event; however it is unique in m   ( read more .. )
By Tony Katavich
Published On September, 25, 2020
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A Trek To Remember: A Foot Safari Across Tanzania's Crater Highlands
Imagine a journey through the heart of Tanzania not unlike the romantic accounts of Ernest Hemingway. Gently rolling hills bathed in soft, gentle breezes and knotted trees blanketed in Spanish moss. Mottled mountainsides punctuated by misty mornings followed by blazing daytime heat and chilled evenings, all against some of the world's most spectacu   ( read more .. )
By Ed Charkow
Published On September, 25, 2020
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Coughing Our Way Across The Country
As we drove from Traverse City, Michigan to Tucson, Arizona, I wrote a series of letters, and photocopied them to send to family and friends. This was the first of the three.Travel Letter #1Saturday, 12/13/03 - Good morning. Welcome to our vacation form letter. We're in Arizona now. The sun is shining and it will be in the sixties today, which should melt the ice on the windows soon. Ana's foot doesn't seem   ( read more .. )
By Shawn Campbell
Published On September, 25, 2020
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Semana Santa - Malaga
The Holy Week (Semana Santa) processions are the largest religious festival in the catholic world and take place from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday with the processions occurring on five days out of the seven. The festival is very big in Spain and especially in Andalusia where Semana Santa is a huge event involving whole cities, towns and villages. Seville and Malaga are the two most famous places to see th   ( read more .. )
By Preeti Doval
Published On September, 25, 2020
Internet Business | Elderly Care
How To Sell E-books On Amazon
Many savvy entrepreneurs and writers have discovered a new way to generate income by selling information products. These ''infopreneurs'' are creating new revenue streams by sharing their expertise via special reports, e-books, audio programs, and other information products.Though it can be relatively easy to list an e-book for sale on your own website, if you want to take your publishing venture to the nex   ( read more .. )
By Abdul Mateen
Published On September, 25, 2020
Internet Business | Home Improvement
SEO Contests A New Effective Way Of Internet Marketing
First, let me explain you what a SEOcontest is. A SEOcontest is a contest where every webmaster can build a website or page about a special keyword. There must be no results in the targeted search engine for that keyword or keyphrase. So most contests have not existing words in them or have the site name of the sponsor in the keyphrase. Like the am   ( read more .. )
By Paul Thomas -
Published On September, 25, 2020
Business | Pregnancy
Why Viral Marketing Is Sooo Important!
Leverage On Other People's List Internet marketing gurus always talk about building your mailing list. Mailing lists are important because it is true that the money is always in the list. Most of the time, some Internet marketers will beg other marketers (especially those with a bigger list size) to promote their products, do an ad swap or help them to build their own lists in general. But what if, inste   ( read more .. )
By Lawrence Roth
Published On September, 25, 2020
Business | Pregnancy
Restaurant Marketing Tips - Advertise Online For Free! Part 1
There were 11,820 searches for pizza restaurants in Chicago on Yahoo! in May, 2006. In Los Angeles there were 7,993 searches and in Detroit, 5,522. Identical searches occurred in nearly every major and not so major city in the U.S. And not just for pizza restaurants. Italian, Mexican, American, Chinese and just plain restaurants, all had their sha   ( read more .. )
By Craig Garber
Published On September, 25, 2020
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How To Write Attention-Grabbing Introductions That Will Instantly Hook Your Reader
''How can you get more readers?'' you may often ask as a writer. Or perhaps, ''How do I get an editor to read my submissions?'' First, you'll need an attention-grabbing title. But after that you'll need an introductory paragraph that compels the reader to plunge into the rest of the article with a ''Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead'' attitude.    ( read more .. )
By Brandie Valenzuela
Published On September, 25, 2020
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Attention Writers; Be Careful Choosing Online Article Submission Sites
For those who choose to use the Internet as a venue to get the word out to the world using article writing, a word of advice; article writers must be choosy and very careful when selecting an Online Article Submission Site to post on. Just because it is ''Free'' does not mean it is any good. You need to be smart and go with a premier Internet Onlin   ( read more .. )
By Michael Cotton
Published On September, 25, 2020
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Making Words Live With Vivid Modifiers
Lately the message has been sent to writers to avoid using adverbs, adjectives, or prepositional phrases in writing. This idea is the same as telling a long distance runner to wear a mask to limit his breathing or to find his feet together. It doesn't cause better writing, just limits its power and impact. The message would be better if it said, "Don't use vague and abstract modifiers in your writing becau   ( read more .. )
By Elizabeth Tull
Published On September, 25, 2020
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Getting That Magical Click
This article explains how to get people to click through to your targeted web page. We define the targeted webpage to be your ‘profit page' – be it a page of your own or one of your affiliate sales pages – any page that has the potential to earn money for you. Getting traffic to the targeted page is the most important thing you need to do whether you are a marketing pro or a newbie in the world of web marke   ( read more .. )
By Efren De Gortari
Published On September, 25, 2020
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Writing An Article - Basic Rules Of Grammar
Some would-be writers think they can dash off an article without bothering to learn the basic rules of grammar. But just as any craftsperson spends time honing his skills to make the perfect piece of craft, so must a writer work hard to present an article that will be a pleasure to read and not shame him for its sloppy grammar and punctuation. True   ( read more .. )
By Cheryl Paquin
Published On September, 25, 2020