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As the holiday season is underway, it is time to start scrambling around to find the perfect Christmas gifts for those on your list. You want something that they will love and something that is practical that they can use. As a community of freelance writers, bloggers and other work at home professions, we wanted to share what should be on your wish list.
WordPress Adds Google Translate Widget November 29, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment Thanks to WordPress’ newest widget, sites now have more than one hundred languages at their fingertips. The new widget is powered by Google Translate and will allow visitors to translate a site’s content into almost any language you could want.
Amazon Email Scam Has Consumers On High Alert November 25, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment A new Amazon phishing scam is causing some concern among holiday shoppers and the online shopping giant is warning their customers to use caution. Amazon warns that the victims explained that they received an email claiming that there was an issue with a current Amazon purchase.
Department Of Justice Announces ‘Hack The Army’ Program November 25, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment The United States Department of Justice is taking drastic measures to make sure that it websites are secure. The ‘Hack The Army’ bug bounty program will give hackers the green light to try their hand at hacking into sites that are critical to the Army’s recruiting process.
A new report is further cementing the fact that social media is a vital tool for businesses. Not only is it a great avenue to promote your business and reach potential customers, but consumers also see it as a way to connect with you. Just like when customers would call or visit your business, they expect the same attention when they reach out to you on social media.
The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) is being praised for saving one man’s life not just once, but twice. Ilya Bogdanov is more than just a well-known blogger. He is also a former employee of the FSB (Federal Security Service) of Russian Federation and a member of the volunteer battalion in the anti-terrorist operation zone (ATO).
Mosul Blogger Writes About The Horror Of Living Under ISIS November 16, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment The blogger documents how the residents of Mosul suffer in their daily life as they live in ISIS-controlled territory. The anonymous Iraqi blogger shares the horrific events unfolding on a blog entitled the ‘Mosul Eye.
Mauritania Clerics Call For ‘Apostasy’ Blogger To Be Killed November 14, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment The Islamic republic of Mauritania continues to make headlines in a story that began two years ago. Mohamed Ould Cheikh Ould Mkhaitir was arrested in 2014 for a critical blog post in which he discussed the country’s caste system.
Travel Blogger Teaches People ‘How To Move To New Zealand’ After Presdential Election November 11, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment American travel blogger, Liz Carlson has lived in New Zealand for the past four years. However, after a shocking presidential election in America, she is now teaching others how they make the move to her adopted country.
The latest Covergirl brand ambassador is another symbol of the brand’s dedication to inclusivity. 24-year-old Muslim makeup artist and beauty blogger, Nura Afia will be featured in their So Lashy! BlastPro mascara campaign, to be launched later this month. The hijab-wearing beauty will be featured in masacara advertisments around the world, such as billboards in New York City.
High School Blogger Makes A Cameo In Election Coverage November 7, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment One high school newspaper editor is making a mark on the 2016 presidential election. 17-year-old Kai Sherwin is easy to sum up: a New England moderate Democrat. However, that might only play a small role in has journalistic success.
One blogger has set out on a mission to prove to the world how easy it is to produce less waste. French blogger, Louise Salvati traveled to South America as the first leg of her “Zero Waste” tour. For Salvati, this mission to travel the globe and teach others about environmental consciousness began as a personal journey.
Blogger Jailed For Pokemon Go Gets Even More Trouble November 2, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment Russian blogger, Ruslan Sokolovsky found himself in hot water after playing Pokemon Go in a church. The hit game has players popping up in the most inappropiate places, like these places of worship.
Teen Horror Blogger Speaks Out About Killing Her Parents October 31, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment Ashlee Martinson was once known for her gruesome horror stories she posted online. Known by her online name of “Vampchick“, her readers would never have predicted that her tales of blood could become a reality.
Trick Or Treat: How Businesses Are Cashing In On Halloween October 28, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment Halloween is upon us and 171 million Americans are getting in on the action. This holiday is expected to bring in more than $8.4 billion this year, growing $1.5 billion since 2015. Social media is obviously a required strategy, especially for a holiday that relies ...
Man Steals ‘Six Figures’ Worth Of Bitcoins From Dark Web Users October 25, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment While the Dark Web is hopefully somewhere you have never browsed, there is a particularly interesting story coming out it. One American man has been arrested for stealing from those looking to purchase illict goods.
Influential Cybersecurity Blogger Gets Digitally Attacked October 20, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment Cybersecurity journalist Brian Krebs is no stranger to controversy or danger. Known to uncover online crime rings and fraud, Krebs has had plenty of experience with retalition. However, the recent digital attack on his website has raised concerns on internet censorship.
Authorities In Vietnam Arrest Top Blogger For One Criticizing Comment October 17, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment Yet another story that has sparked concern for the state of free speech for bloggers and those that share their opinions online. Last week, we were following the case of Amos Yee and Abu Sin.
There are literally thousands of healthy blogs out there, but not every one is full of information you can trust. With such an important topic like your personal health, you should be very careful at what health blogger you put your trust in. However, there are several top sites that are dedicated to bringing their readers the best in healthly diet and exercise news.
Singapore Blogger Sentenced To Jail For Social Media Posts October 7, 2016 by Meagan Freeman Leave a Comment One Singapore blogger is bringing the topic of free speech in the country into the international spotlight. Amos Yee is known in the country as a controversial teenage blogger and has once again found himself in legal trouble for his posts.