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A Solution To Tracking Keyword Rankings

I cannot tell you how many years, or how many hundreds (possibly even thousands) of dollars I've invested in just trying to keep track of how my web sites are doing rank-wise in Google. Whether my rankings were good or terrible, just seemly seeing them on a daily or...

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Great New Netflix Resources

I've added a couple new pages to the site that might be of real interest to fans of Netflix. 1. Folks are always asking: "Hey, what's good to watch on Netflix tonight??" And their friends will pop up with a suggestion, even though they may have no idea what kind of...

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My 10 Essential Podcasts

Podcasting is "on the grow". As someone who grew up loving radio, and worked in radio myself for several years...I was always a pretty heavy consumer of the medium. However, the growth of the internet, the explosion of portable technology, the ubiquity of the MP3...

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Essential iPhone Apps: First Edition

I had lunch with my friend Tom Sapp last week...in part, because he promised to turn me on to some apps for my new Verizon iPhone that would save me time and money...and he did not disappoint. I've only picked up a handful of the apps so far, but am already VERY glad...

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A Nice Deal On A Good Product

There was a series of DVDs called Noodlebug that was created a few years back, designed for young children (ages 2 and up). It incorporated music, movement, animation and live video to teach kids about healthy brains, bodies, activities, animals, bugs and more. I did...

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Catching Up

Wow...so long gone, eh? I plead guilty. It's been something like 6-8 months since my last post. But it's time to peel back the lid off the basket and dunk a few. This time, I'm going to focus on catching up with a few things that I've discovered recently and which I...

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The Plugin I’ve Been Waiting For!

Okay...I know...I'm usually the last one to know about these things. So this probably isn't BREAKING NEWS to anyone (not that that would stop Rita Cosby from using that sound effect of hers!). But someone has finally created a plugin that does what I've been saying...

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A Fresh Look at AdSense

I whine about Google AdSense a lot, because there are so many little areas in which it needs to be improved. But, then again...Google has been my largest single employer for a few years. And who doesn't love to criticize the boss?? And yes, believe me...it's not like...

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Cool Email Solution?: Google Apps

I've been using Google's new service designed for small business for the last 2-3 months now...just for my email service. While it's not perfect, I have found it more dependable than ANY domain-based email solution. The only thing I've seen that was better was...

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Fred Haring Videos Now on YouTube

Fred Haring has been a friend of mine for many years. He's a very gifted songwriter (along with all the other things going on in his life). I've been meaning to get his two music videos posted on YouTube for a long time, but finally got to it this morning. Check them...

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Brain Food, Audio Style

For many of you, part of this will be old news...especially if you're already a fan of NPR (National Public Radio). I've been a sporadic listener for over 15 years now...having first noticed them in September 1991 during the Clarence Thomas/Anita Hill hearings, when...

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