Archives for May, 2012

Creating Great Screenshot Graphics

This is me creating graphics… I adore SnagIt Editor (from TechSmith, the Camtasia folks) for this type of work. Available for Mac and PC both. However, if I just need a super fast screenshot, I simply use the “Snipping Tool” built right into Windows 7 and available under Start ->Accessories -> Snipping Tool. It however lacks the […]

How to Use PLR to Build Traffic To Your Website

Building Website Traffic With Private Label Rights Sometimes a lack of time to create fresh content for your target audience really can put a damper on your day! You have to get traffic to your website, and you need to work on drawing traffic to your website on pretty much every single business day until […]

A Reputation Builder Used By The Pros (That Most Bloggers Overlook!)

Thar’s Gold in Them Thar Hills…. And Hidden Magic In The WordPress Comments… You probably already know that blog commenting can build your brand…. but with a subtle twist you really turn up the results! Plus, you can get this additional boost to your results with no additional cost, only a little additional work and the only […]

Social Media – It’s Getting More and More Important by the Day

Upward Bound On The Social Train! One of the most prominent trends in internet marketing today is the trend of social media. Social media is getting rapidly increasing in important. Whether you’re a solo entrepreneur working from your house or a Fortune 500 company, you simply cannot afford to ignore social media anymore. ==> Studies Show Buying […]

How To Change Your Facebook Fan Page Name [Updated For Large Pages!]

How To Change Your Facebook Fan Page Name Facebook Now Offers *Two* Ways To Change Your Business Page Name Updated: 5/5/2012 Please Note: These methods do NOT change the custom vanity URL (username) for the Page, which currently remains completely non-changeable. What the Rules on Fan Page Name Changing Used To Be Prior to the […]

Contract Terms Every Freelance Writer Should Know

written by Maya Smart Whew! Landing that new client was a boon to your bottom line. However, now the editor is asking you to sign a freelance contract that’s packed with legal terms you’ve never seen before (or haven’t paid much attention to). To help you protect your business, we put together this short list […]

Work at Home Statistics

Working at Home Statistics by Work at Home Info.org If you thinking of starting a freelance career, visit Peopleperhour.com and start freelancing!

All About Freelance Translation Jobs

As technology makes our world smaller, many businesses choose to promote themselves beyond the borders of the English-speaking world. This means translating their marketing materials into one or more different languages. Do you write or read in a language other than English? If so, you can tap into individuals, colleges, and businesses seeking your services […]

Freelance Translation Vs Agency Translation – What’s the Difference?

The decision to hire a freelance translator or use a translation agency can have a dramatic effect on the quality and accuracy of the product you receive. That’s why it’s important to know what you get when you hire an agency, and what you may not get if you go with a freelance translator. First, […]

NoScript – Making The Web A Safer Place

Introducing NoScript & NotScript: Better Browser Hygiene! A lot of components go into playing safe on the web. Things like using a router or hardware firewall, using a high quality antivirus (I suggest Avast), maintaining file backups (check out Mozy & Dropbox), insisting on SSL connections, selecting a safer browser…. … and then beefing up […]

Hot Facebook Tip: Facebook Post Privacy, Control Who Sees Your Post!

Easily keep Business Posts to Business Folks…. & Family Posts to Family Folk!  Wish you had more control over who sees your Facebook posts? Got family and business people and posts together on your profile? Want to send a post out that only some of your friends can see? Ready to stop annoying your family […]

How To Set the Canonical URL for a Post or Page in WordPress

Define the “Original Source” To Protect SEO Using the Canonical Setting When ever we utilize a piece of duplicate content – whether on our own site or cross-site – its important to consider what we tell Google about that piece. If you are reblogging a piece of content, the canonical field is the “SEO correct” […]

Location Based Marketing: Does It Apply to Your Business?

Marketing In The Literal Here & Now  Location based marketing is one of the newer trends in marketing. If you run an offline business or a business that tends to do a lot of volume in local markets, using location based marketing can help boost your sales. Location based social sites have been equally hot […]

How to Become a Freelance Translator

If you are thinking about starting your career as a freelance translator and don’t know how to start, this article will serve you as a guide. To work as a freelance translator you will need language and business skills. It is essential to have both. Basics In business there are always people who have got […]

Ten Characteristics of Successful Freelance Writers

Anyone can become a freelance writer. But successful “working” freelance writers all share ten characteristics. If your freelance writing career isn’t what you’d like for it to be, maybe you need to develop a few more of these characteristics. 1. A “working” freelance writer writes on a regular basis. That should be no surprise. But […]

Blogging 101

If you sum up the blogs that are published each day of the year, you would be surprised. They are literaly thousands. Every blogger that respects himself, tries to design it by himself or with a help of a freelancer, tries to add functionality that distinguishes the blog from all the others and tries to […]

Blogging tips for newcomers.

Select a subject to write based on what you know. You should know what you are writing about. If you think for a while, this is what you are going to write about for a long time. You could save yourself time and effort if you select an area that you are competitive with, both […]

How to pick a domain name for your company.

One day you come up with the idea to create a website for your company. You have thought about the things you want to add in your webpage. The news of your company, the products you sell, the services you provide. You then think about your websites looks. You hire a freelancer to create a […]

How to make the -right- financial decision

by PROFITSFINANCESITE.COM Making the right financial decision is not always easy. You need to make sure that you take a lot of things in mind before making a financial decision. The first thing you need to look at is your budget. You need to be sure that you will be able to afford the decision […]