As inhabitants of a routinely unfair class system, it’s only natural for us to want to live in luxury. We want the most expensive/overpriced food, drinks, services, and gizmos, attained at the expense of our hard-earned cash. Sometimes it’s nice to live a little above our income. However, sometimes we needlessly pay too much, and the less costly alternatives really wouldn’t be too much of a compromise. Here are the top 10 things we overpay for, assembled in no particular order. [Read more…]
So, you’ve just written a new blog post. You’ve read it over, read it over again, spell-checked it, inserted images, inserted YouTube videos, attached naughty, inappropriate tags and uploaded it for all to see. It’s a magnificent piece of blogging, armed with the power to inform, entertain and possibly even arouse your readers. But wait… how exactly do you get people to read it?
Look no further than this handy new infographic from DivvyHQ, which also doubles up as a printable checklist. Entitled “12 Things To Do After You’ve Written A New Blog Post,” it takes you through a dozen reliable techniques of boosting up your blog’s view count and attracting valuable readers to your site. Twitter is covered, as are bookmarking sites and RSS feeds, along with a handful of other useful schemes and methods.
The infographic’s creator advises a specific printing style for using it as a checklist, which is explained underneath the infographic. [Read more…]
Get your magnifying glass, you’re gonna need it to see this collection of miniature sculptures! The person who made theses sculptures has a lot of patience and intestinal fortitude. Carving tiny artwork on pencil tips is not for the weak.