17 Internet Business Ideas To Claim Your Piece Of The Gig Economy

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Want to work from home and live the dream? Of course you do! Or, are you aiming to earn some extra online cash on the side through your next brilliant idea? Sure! We live in what’s been dubbed the Gig Economy — everybody’s got some kind of side hustle to make ends meet, and with […]
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Ways to Boost User Engagement on Your Site

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It’s one thing to have a website, but it’s another to have one that people actually like to visit on a regular basis. If it were easy to engage users with a website, then there wouldn’t be countless agencies and professionals employed in online marketing. Getting people to want to view and use your website is […]
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How to use the CentOS “Safe Mode” for Maintenance

You can put Linux servers into “Rescue mode” in the same way you have “Safe mode” for Windows. With the new systemd framework, we have to work with targets instead of “runlevels”, but the basic idea is the same.

5 Ways To Promote Your Blog On Pinterest That Actually Work

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Do you want more blog traffic? Of course, you do! Social media is continuing to be a hub for people to connect with others around the world. Moreover, Pinterest is paving the way for bloggers to drive referral traffic and increase audience engagement. Research shows that “the half-life of a pin is 1,680 times longer […]
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Small Business Tips for Creating a Marketing Plan

Marketing is essential for small businesses and one of the key ways to ensure success is to have a marketing plan that will attract new visitors and convert them into customers. In this post, we’ll take a close look at the factors you need to consider and choices you have open to you when creating …

Inexpensive Online Marketing Tools You Should Be Using

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Whether you’re a lean startup or a budget conscious behemoth, there’s nothing wrong with saving a few dollars, especially if it’s on something as important as online marketing. But with plenty of snake-oil salesmen and low-quality services out there on the internet, you want to make sure you’re getting your money’s worth. Luckily, you can […]
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Security Checklist: Disable USB Devices on Linux Servers

Have you wondered what will happen if someone has physical access to your server? Can they just insert a USB stick and steal your data – thereby bypassing all networking firewalls, password protections and root access? Well, in this tutorial I'll show you how to disable USB access for all or specific kernels on your server, so you can plug that loophole.

6 Useful Email Marketing Tips for Small Business

Email remains one of the most lucrative marketing channels for businesses. Unlike PPC, it’s a free source of advertising and its aimed at people who have already shown an interest in your brand by subscribing to your newsletter. Evidence shows that these people are much more inclined to buy from you because a level of …

Should You Choose VPS or Cloud Hosting for Your New Website?

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When the time comes to choose your web host you’re probably going to have a ton of questions. Hosting can seem a little complicated. You have cloud hosting, shared hosting, VPS hosting, dedicated servers and you have dozens of hosting companies to choose from as well. Yikes! With this post we hope to reduce a […]
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Why You Need Professional Photos for Your Business Website

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With content marketing all the rage these days, the value of written text gets a lot of attention, but images are at least as important to a visitor’s experience of a website. In fact, images are one of your most valuable tools for getting better results from your written content. Visitors are 80% more likely to […]
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