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4 Ways To Make Your Blog Pay Real Money Writing a popular blog, getting famous, and then living off the Internet from a desert island beach are faily common dreams for many aspiring bloggers. With the advent of content management systems such as WordPress which make it incredibly easy to get a professional looking websites up and running in no time - full of sophisticated features – the only thing really holding you back is your talent. “It’s too difficult to set up a website” really isn’t an excuse anymore. For your consideration then, here are 4 of the most popular ways to make your blogging pay. This is a preview of my upcoming free MakeUseOf guide, a full manual of everything you need to know about making money blogging, due for release in a few months time (just as soon as I get around to actually finishing it!). Banner Advertising Affiliate Marketing Affiliate marketing refers to the practice of linking to products or services in exchange for a small kickback when users purchase or sign up, through you. Donations & Flattr

Les 15 meilleurs snippets pour adapter Wordpress à vos besoins, et même l’améliorer WordPress est une plateforme de sites et de blogs très intéressante et très puissante. Beaucoup de gens l’utilisent, mais très peu d’entre eux ne mettent les mains dans le code, pour améliorer ou adapter au mieux leurs besoins à la plateforme. On fait trop souvent appel à des plugins qui alourdissent le site et augmente le temps de chargement, alors que souvent, on pourrait tout faire en quelques lignes de codes. C’est pour cela que je vais vous exposer quelques snippets pour WordPress, qui vont, j’en suis certain, vous servir pour vos améliorer vos blogs ou sites. Changer la longueur de vos résumés (excerpt) Vous avez surement déjà voulu changer la longueur de vos résumés d’articles, sur les pages de votre blog. Ajouter un lien « Lire la Suite » à la fin de votre résumé Remplacer automatiquement certains mots par des liens Vous placez certainement plusieurs liens dans vos articles, voir même de nombreux liens pointant sur vos précédents articles. Définir une taille maximale pour vos titres

Newbie Checklist - Get Your Projects Done Faster, and Easier Welcome to Aviary 400 Writing Topics - Prompts and Suggestions for Paragraphs, Essays, and Speeches - Essay Topics If getting started is the hardest part of the writing process, close behind it (and closely related to it) may be the challenge of finding a good topic to write about. Sometimes, of course, an instructor will solve that problem for you by assigning a topic. But at other times you'll have the opportunity to choose a topic on your own. And you really should think of it as an opportunity--a chance to write about something you care about and know well. So relax. Don't worry if a great topic doesn't immediately spring to mind. To help get you thinking, we've prepared some writing suggestions--more than 400 of them, in fact. We've organized the suggested topics into 11 broad categories, loosely based on some of the common ways of developing paragraphs and essays. Now follow the links to our 400 topic suggestions and see where they take you. And if you're still having trouble coming up with something to write about, see

_eug - User Profile Well, what can I say? I am an enigma wrapped in a riddle covered in chocolate... Er, something like that. I’ve been a “casual” photographer for several years, but in July of 2004 I pick up an Olympus C740 digital point and shoot. I simply take pictures when the whim strikes. I bought my Nikon D50 in January 06 and have been very happy with it. Lighting Resources: StrobistLight SchemesLighting Setup TutorialPhotoflex Lighting School | Lighting PrinciplesCindi's lighting thread Forum topics for reference: How do you find models (NOT family / friends)? New Studio Part 1: Starting OutNew Studio Part 2: OrganizationNew Studio Part 3: Plotting a CourseNew Studio Part 4: FinancingNew Studio Part 5: Setting Up the Shop, Part 1New Studio Part 5: Setting Up the Shop, Part 2New Studio Part 6: VendorsNew Studio Part 7: AdvertisingNew Studio Part 8: Customer Service What makes a great modeling portfolio? DPC Members I’ve met: Fellow Philadelphians: iamkmaniam, quiet_observation, singerboy, Tranquil, KaDi,

Tutoriel WordPress : 65 tutoriels WordPress gratuits Des tutoriels WordPress ? En quelques années, s’est imposé comme l’un des logiciels libres de référence pour procéder à l’installation et à la gestion d’un blog au quotidien. En parallèle, la plateforme gratuite de création et d’hébergement de blogs connaît un grand succès. Pour les EPN (espaces publics numériques), le grand public, les associations, les commerçants, les artisans, les TPE et les PME et les personnes ayant un projet de blog, est d’une grande souplesse. Voici une sélection de 65 tutoriels gratuits WordPress ( et à télécharger. 65 tutoriels WordPress gratuits à télécharger Manuels et guides « Créer son blog WordPress et y publier ses premiers articles » par l’Ecole du Blog (19 pages, en pdf) « Créer un site sous WordPress » par Speed Avance (17 pages, en pdf) « Guide pour gérer son blog sur une plateforme utilisant » par (27 pages, en pdf) Prise en main Projets Utilisation avancée

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- Photoshop Tutorials As it is nearly Halloween again, I think it’s time for a horror Photoshop tutorial. The thing is, there are tons of Zombies, Vampires and other assorted ghoulie tutorials out there, but as yet very few werewolf ones. So here goes, get ready to grow some hair and bark at the moon. Step 1 I’ve chosen this good looking, young, blue eyed guy for this tutorial. Read the rest of this entry »

Journal Writing Ideas - Journal Prompts The Local Business Center dashboard opens its doors If you're a local business owner, it's likely that Google plays a role in helping customers find you. And we're not just talking about your website — thanks to Google Maps and Google Search, you may also be getting a lot of online traffic to your business listing. You've probably seen one of these listings before: You also probably know how they tend to work: A potential customer does a search on or in Google Maps, comes across your listing, clicks on it to see your reviews and details, and then gets directions to your location. Now, imagine if there were a way for you to get a better understanding of how those customers are finding you. Later today, you'll be able to do just that, thanks to a new dashboard feature we're launching in the Local Business Center ( When you sign in to the LBC today, you'll find that we've already populated the dashboards for claimed listings with data from the last 30 days.

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