Category Archives: Politics

The Demise of the Printed Newspaper

Ahh! Few morning rituals beat that of pouring a piping hot cup of coffee and unfolding the day’s newspaper, skimming through the various sized, bolded headlines, stopping to read an article or two. Each section fits within the subconscious hierarchy of which gets read first, second, and so on. Skim the front page, devour the… Read More »

Sock Changing Election

Copyright (c) 2010 Scott F Paradis An old Army joke goes something like this, ‘After weeks in the field, short on supplies, morale at an all-time low, a sergeant approaches his men, “Good news – everyone is finally going to get a change of socks.” Even the smallest relief is welcome; the men’s spirits begin… Read More »

Don’t Fight For Me Politicians

George Allen is most famous because he is the son of former Washington Redskins coach George Allen Sr. I liked his dad because I admired the work ethic and integrity of a professional coach. Players at that level can see right through you if you’re a phony and I’ve yet to listen to a politician who didn’t possess… Read More »

Getting Your Keywords Right

With websites, It’s all about getting the wording right. Forget the fancy Flash animations, the £2000 fee you were charged by the website company or the specially composed theme music that plays when you arrive on your homepage. It’s all wasted time and money, unless those gimmicks are very closely tied to the product you’re… Read More »

Politics And Public Speaking Are Hot Topics In College Classes

Thursday marked the 50th anniversary of former President John F. Kennedy’s inauguration address, which is widely considered one of the greatest speeches in American history. Although many students who are attending college classes today were not alive when Kennedy was in office, his words still resonate with many Americans young and old. The most repeated… Read More »

Look Further Than Keywords

A research paper called The Future of Search Marketing by Forrester reveals that there is a need for PPC managers to act as business planners instead of thinking as a channel manager. It also goes on to discuss how important it is for people to optimise landing pages to increase conversions. The paper states: Potential… Read More »

Word Document Corruption

An MS Word document is simply more than what you comprehend. It can be referred as a compound file. It comprises of four basic parts, viz. embedded objects, content, header, and summary. To work flawlessly, MS Word requires all these objects to perform efficiently. While opening, MS Word checks the file format, which may be… Read More »