Surprisingly simple way to stop advertisers in their tracks

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Does it seem that ads follow you around the internet? Those are cookies. Advertisers use them to track you. There are many kinds of cookies. Mostly they are harmless, but many advertisers and others overuse them. This leads people surfing the internet websites to use ad blockers. This, in turn leads to advertisers scaling up…

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Why You Should NOT Use Stock Photos

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There is a really great stock photo agency that is not the usual stock image site. unsplash.com. A hash, in general is, according to Wikipedia, a “function that can be used to map data of arbitrary size to data of fixed size”, e.g. turning an image into a bitstring that represents that image. Yes, unslpash.com…

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Ten Internet Marketing Hacks That Actually Work

Internet Marketing Hacks that Really Work

Internet Marketers are fond of saying that content is king. That’s true. I have written about that on other pages. You should read that. Once you have visitors, you want to get the most out of that traffic. Here’s how. Today, I am going to talk about a few of the lesser known ways to…

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6 Things You Need to Do to Get Published as a Freelance Writer

6 Things You Need to Do to Get Published as a Freelance Writer

So you want to be a freelance writer, great! Working online as a freelance writer definitely has its perks. You get to set your own hours, set your own pay (more or less) and you get to take time off when you want. However, the beginning of your freelance writing career can be the hardest.…

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How Beginners Can Turn WordPress Fatal Flaws into Success

The BeaverBuilderz community is exactly what WordPress needs

I have been setting up websites since I made TapSuccess in 2003. Many of those have been WordPress. I have made lots of mistakes, and I learned how to fix them and prevent them. Since then, I have worked with lots of beginners. These are the biggest beginner mistakes and how to avoid them. There…

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Why Your Small Business Needs a Website Yesterday

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The year is 2019. Nearly everyone, men, women, and children of all ages have a four inch computer in their pocket. Nearly everyone has a smartphone, a method of payment and they all have needs and desires. Your small website is the most effective way to best the big-box stores at their own game. Your…

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How Can I Increase the Traffic on my Website?

Getting more traffic to your website

Website visitors are termed ‘traffic’. It doesn’t matter whether it’s a blog post or a web page, html or php. What matters is that you have original content that people want that is presented well. For many non-technical people this means a WordPress blog. It’s relatively easy to set up quickly and it’s fairly standard…

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How to Build Your Own Website Step-by-Step

Getting you website step-by-step

There are several ways to build a website, depending upon your needs. There are several parts of code that make up a standard web page that are in general use. Plus, there are several ‘code builders’ and ‘website builders’ available. Let’s take them one at a time, from the basic to the more complex. Bootstrap…

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