M. Sherman

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87 Blogging Mistakes You Should Absolutely Never Make

<i>About</i> page is disorganized, about you, not how you solve your readers’ problems, or missing. For instructions how to write an effective <i>About</i> page, …

10+ Ways to Increase Returning Visitor Rates on Your Blog

Have you ever thought about your website visitors? How visitors are coming to your blog or website? And what is your current blog post bounce rate? …

The 10 Most Common Financial Aid Mistakes — And How To Avoid Them

For many students, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is crucial to making college affordable. While the application process can be …

College & University

Where mortgage rates are increasing, buyers should be aware of extra expenses that aren't covered by the listed sale price. Where mortgage rates are increasing, buyers should be aware of extra expenses that aren't covered by the listed sale price.

In the current housing market where mortgage rates are increasing, buyers should be aware of extra expenses that aren't covered by the listed sale …

Real Estate

How To Create A $10 Million Online Course Business

Anik Singal shares insights and strategies for founders of digital publishing businesses, from his journey of creating a $10 million online course business.<p>Digital publishing is changing the education industry. Be it professionals seeking to gain additional skills to help them in their current role …

Entrepreneurship

Singapore’s Best-Kept Secrets: 10 Must-Visit Under the Radar Spots

There are the obvious things to do when you get to Singapore: the zoo, a stopover at Sentosa island, shopping on Orchard Road; but if you dig just a bit deeper, there are an abundance of off-the-beaten-track experiences that are truly the best way to experience this melting pot of cultures, trends, …

Asia Travel

YouTube

10 quintessential Austin experiences for every newcomer's bucket list

You’ve arrived in the promised land — Austin — and soon you'll start getting the famous question, “So what makes Austin so cool?” It could be the …

Texas

7 recipes that will turn you into a ‘Great British Baking Show’ star baker

There were no time restraints, no finicky tent conditions and no Judge With the Piercing Blue Eyes to intimidate me, but baking along with Season 3 of “The Great British Baking Show” on PBS was no cake walk, either.<p>Like the bakers, I encountered completely new recipes and techniques, some more …

Dessert

How I turned my side job into a business that makes $15,000 a month

Yet, as had happened with all my jobs, after the initial novelty wore off I found myself bored and frustrated.<p>When a family friend suggested I start freelancing, I joined Ramit Sethi's Earn1K course, which teaches students how to choose a profitable business idea, identify their target market, and …

Entrepreneurship

7 Steps to Making Your Travel Blogger Dreams Come True

It’s sooooo not surprising that one of the most popular travel phrases searched for on Google is the phrase “how to become a travel blogger.” The interest in dropping out of the rat race and opting to gallivant around the world instead is booming, and it <i>totally</i> makes sense. Who wouldn’t want to …

Airplanes

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Cutting expenses from your budget doesn't have to mean giving things up. Check out these great, free alternatives for services that you're used to …

Singapore street food stalls awarded Michelin stars

Two hawker stalls in Singapore have been awarded a Michelin star, in the newly launched inaugural restaurant and hotel guide to the city-state. …

Riding Ecuador’s 'railway in the sky' in style

Anyone for the Avenue of the Volcanoes? How about traversing the Devil's Nose? They might sound intimidating, if not downright risky, but Ecuador’s <i>Tren Crucero</i>, or 'Cruise Train', passes both as it winds its way from Quito high in the Andes to Guayaquil down on the Pacific coast. Since the service …

Brown Butter Blueberry Peach Crisp.

A giant spoonful of warm peaches topped with cinnamon streusel and vanilla ice cream and we’re all set for summer. Nothing comes close to fruit crisp …

Breakfast

America’s Best Little Beach Towns

Tucked between popular Monterey, Pebble Beach, and Carmel, this quiet town is more famous for its butterflies and stray deer than its tourists. You …

Santa Cruz

This memory trick makes it easy to learn Chinese vocabulary

If your Chinese fluency increased 50-60 percent or more in three months, how would your business relationships change? The positive impact would be huge. And in the business world, there’s no excuse for not learning the language.<p>Learning the “world’s hardest language” is all about your mindset and …

3 Simple Steps To Becoming The Most Successful And Popular Entrepreneur In Your Industry

Do you ever notice how some entrepreneurs seem to get all of the spotlight? Or wonder how they get the referrals, the press interviews, the cross-promotions and, ultimately, the lion’s share of the market? Well, after a recent conversation with Derek Coburn, I’m convinced any entrepreneur can make …

Entrepreneurship

A Foodie's Guide to Austin | Austin Insider Blog

Our True Austin restaurant expert and Austin’s top food blogger, A Taste of Koko, has created the ultimate foodie’s guide to Austin to dining at the …

Texas

Camping on these Alabama islands is the ultimate summer getaway -- and it's free

It's summertime and we're all itching to get out of town a bit. OK, maybe a lot. A whole lot.<p>There are plenty of places across the state to for quick …

Top 10 Causes of Roof Leaks - How to Find and Fix Common Roof Leaks

They are the two most dreaded words in a homeowner’s vocabulary: a leaky roof. Water is the most insidious foe, eager to penetrate your home …

11 everyday items that can save your life when you're traveling

Basically, safety while traveling is an important consideration, and leaving the planning for later isn't smart. My first suggestion is to take a self-defense class to learn how to protect yourself without weapons and to use your wits to get out of a situation. Some cities, like NYC where I live, …

Self Defense

13 Waterfalls You Need in Your Life: No Passport Required

If there's a pot of gold at the end of every rainbow, then there should be a waterfall at the end of every hike. Why? Well, along with the chance to take in a majestic natural landscape, the rush of all that water may give your brain a biochemical boost. According to the Center for Applied …

The 12 Best Places to See Fall Foliage in Maine

Maine has 12 million acres of forest. Let this be your guide.<p>As New England’s largest state, Maine is almost as big as the rest of the region put …

Great-Grandmother Pearl's Angel Food Cake with Peaches

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat the oven to 325°. In a standing electric mixer, beat the egg whites at medium speed until foamy. Add the cream of tartar …

New World Cruise Will Travel Around The Globe In Five Months

The newest "Navigate the World" voyage journeys nearly 40,000 miles around the globe.<p>A cruise is an ideal, relaxing getaway. Where else can you sail the open seas to a brand new destination while enjoying cuisine and drinks to your heart's content? There's just one thing: It never lasts quite long …

National Parks

Strawberry Chantilly Recipe

Recipe by: v monte<p>"My sister-in-law gave me this recipe. It is really light and tasty after summer BBQ get-togethers."<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>Added to shopping …

What Should I Pack For An RV Trip: Checklist

If you’re new to RVing or just want to make sure you’re packing the right stuff of your trip. Many ask “What should I pack for an RV trip.” Look no …

RVs