Is This the Beginning or the End?

by FactSnap - Free Business Listings & Article Submission on 03/16/2011 - 10:17 pm

The Mayans, the Chinese, Nostradamus, the Bible, even the Indians predicted that life as we know it will come to an end.  Will we see this in December 2012 or will it be our children's children who are witness to the end of humanity . . . or maybe the beginning of something greater.

For those of us who follow Fox News and the pending global collapse of the economy, an end of something could certainly be near.  For those of us who can accept the fact that terrorist are within our midst and continue to flood into the United States, an end of something could certainly be near.  War, genocide and uprisings now dominate the evening news.  The effects of global clim ...

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Not Always a Winner

by FactSnap - Free Business Listings & Article Submission on 03/16/2011 - 10:09 pm

Growing up in the '70s and '80s, I remember losing all the time.  I lost at kickball, basketball, bowling, being the kid with the best hat, being the kid with the best grades and being the kid with the best girlfriend.  Sure, I won a lot too, I wasn't always a loser.  But, I wasn't made to feel like I was a winner when I lost.  I accepted the fact that someone else was better and if I wanted to win next time, I needed to be better.

Realizing that I couldn't win at everything gave me direction.  Had I been made to feel that I was always a winner in basketball, I would have wasted many precious years trying to get to the NBA.  If everyone patted m ...

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Search Engine Results Page

by FactSnap - Free Business Listings & Article Submission on 02/11/2011 - 11:30 pm

Several years ago, I couldn't tell you the difference between SERP and SLURP. While one may seem obvious, the other stands for Search Engine Results Page.  Anytime we conduct a search, regardless of the search engine (Google, Yahoo, MSN, Ask), the results are displayed in a SERP.  For those of us interested in search engine optimization, obtaining a high placement on the SERP is imperative.
 
Up until just this past year, it was thought that you absolutely had to be on page one of the SERP to be found by internet customers.  Lately, there's seems to have been a shift in browsing habits whereby those searching for information are now paying more attention to the site de ...

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Cost Effective Advertising

by FactSnap - Free Business Listings & Article Submission on 02/11/2011 - 10:51 pm

Websites and blogs serve many purposes.  Some of us are looking for a source of additional income.  Many want to divulge never before heard of tips concerning website optimization, while a few simply want a forum through which to express their opinions.  Whatever the reasons, and there are many, we all crave visitors.
 
Visitors give credibility to the work we've put into the creation, implementation and upkeep of our website or blog.  Visitors can often express their appreciation or disdain for the content of our forum.  A visitor may buy something we have for sale or sign up for an important newsletter.  The bottom line is, visi ...

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