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Written By: Sharon Housley As the web has evolved, so have the methods of collecting personal information. A large number of websites require visitors to register to gain access or participate. While the need for registration is understandable, tracking user names and passwords can be burdensome. Consider using software to store your passwords, in a [...]

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Written By: Sharon HousleyKeeping Your Passwords SecureAs the web has evolved, so have the methods of collecting personal information. A large number of websites require visitors to register to gain access or participate. While the need for registration is understandable, tracking user names and passwords can be burdensome. Consider using software to store your passwords, [...]

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Written By: S. Housley Creating ContentNew websites are being launched daily. In order to compete, webmasters need to find alternative ways of producing themed websites. Highly focused articles are often sought by wembasters. Why? Because content on the web is still king! In order to attract search engines and site visitors, webmasters rely heavily on [...]

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Written By: Sharon Housley Communication is Key! When building an affiliate network communicating with affiliates is important for merchants to maintain a good relationship. An affiliate’s web site targets visitors, who may not necessarily view a merchant’s web site, and therefore expands a merchants market. An affiliate may not be able to actively keep up [...]

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Written By: S. Housley Adware, Should I be Afraid? Developers offering downloads are paying the price for the malformed truths that have been put forth regarding downloads. While not a political campaign the smears are ever present in the adware arena. Years ago developers saw they could monetize freeware that was becoming expensive to host. [...]

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Written By: S. HousleyAs publishers have moved towards monetizing RSS feeds, their have been vibrant discussions as to whether advertisements in feeds are viable or whether they will drive subscribers away. At the end of the day while it appears that many are discussing the philosophical approaches to ads in RSS feeds few are taking [...]

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Written By: S. Housley There are literally thousands of online forums that cover a wide range of topics. Forums provide individuals, who share a common interest, with a meeting place for open discussion, and a great gathering spot for “water cooler” talk. When used properly forums can be an excellent business tool and resource. By [...]

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Written By: S. Housley What are Topical Search Engines? Simply put, topical search engines are search engines focused on a specific industry, sector or topic. While many marketers are scrambling for links, any links, an area that is often overlooked is topic-specific search engines. What many don’t realize is that these engines do produce traffic, [...]

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Written By: S. HousleyWhat are Topical Search Engines?Simply put, topical search engines are search engines focused on a specific industry, sector or topic. While many marketers are scrambling for links, any links, an area that is often overlooked is topic-specific search engines. What many don’t realize is that these engines do produce traffic, and they [...]

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Written By: S. HousleyBlogs vaulted RSS into the limelight but are unlikely to be the force that sustains RSS as a communication medium. The biggest opportunities for RSS are not in the blogosphere but as a corporate communication channel. Even now, businesses that were initially reluctantly evaluating RSS are beginning to realize the power and [...]

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