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How to Build SEO Backlinks: A Beginner's Guide

What Google wants to see is authoritative and relatable links talking about your site.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many entrepreneurs, business owners and marketers can relate to the difficulty of growing a business. Not only do you have to execute on the day-to-day …

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Columbia House — 12 albums for a penny! — files for bankruptcy

Before there was iTunes, before there was<p>Spotify— heck, even before Al Gore rolled up his sleeves and invented the Internet — there was Columbia House.<p>The company defined mail-order music for generations of shoppers and pioneered some of the most obnoxious, misleading and hard-to-remedy marketing …

16 of the world's most enormous statues

Taking up to 20 years to build and millions of dollars to create, these 16 enormous creations do just that. They'll stand for centuries as icons of history and culture for visitors to enjoy. From the world's largest reclining Buddha to a 105 foot tall sculpture of Mao Zedong, keep scrolling for a …


French students ‘tried to dissolve body of murder victim in acid’

French students ‘inspired by Breaking Bad’ are accused of murdering a fellow-student over a drugs debt and attempting to dissolve her body in acid<p>Three French students were charged at the weekend over the murder of a fellow student after an attempt to dissolve her body in acid inspired by the TV …

FDA approves first prescription drug made through 3D printing

Printing system can package up to 1,000m of the drug Spritam, for adults and children who suffer from certain types of seizures caused by epilepsy<p>The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first prescription drug made through 3D printing: a dissolvable tablet that treats seizures.<p>Aprecia …

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Google just boosted the odds that it will acquire Twitter

Google (GOOG) finally announced recently that it is scaling back its focus on Google+, the also-ran social network that the search giant has spent …

Facebook's new patent could make you rethink your friends list

Facebook secured a patent on Tuesday that could help filter spam emails and offensive content, improve searches and allow lenders to use your social habits to determine a credit approval.<p>The patent explains that if you apply for a loan, your lender could potentially check out the credit rating of …

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National Geographic Travel

Travel: The New Fountain of Youth

Five hundred years ago, Juan Ponce de León set sail from Puerto Rico–where he had been appointed governor by the Spanish crown–in search of magical waters said to restore vitality. Turns out the 39-year-old explorer had more pressing priorities–gold and empire expansion chief among them–as he took …

The Cave

Limestone caves are like McDonalds—they’re pretty much all the same and they’re pretty much everywhere.<p>The overbearing similitude of karst caves dissuades me from prioritizing them as tourist attractions—when you’re underground and it’s dark, you could be in France, Vietnam, Mexico, or the Luray …

The Chill Side of Miami

Miami has a certain rep: the party vibe, the heat, the pricey booze.<p>But the city <b>Hannah Sampson</b> of the <i>Miami Herald</i> likes to show off—the one that makes this tourist mecca a hometown—charms with quiet parks, cultural gems, Latin flair, and, of course, gorgeous water views.<p><b>Here’s Hannah’s guide to the</b> …

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RT @joelmeyerowitz: In 1968 I took this casual shot of an interesting looking guy, only to discover later it was Lou Reed & John Cale.

Floating Utah’s Escalante River: Getting Lost to be Found Again

The Grand Staircase of the Escalante, located deep within the tortured deserts of southern Utah, was one of the last places in the United States to be mapped—yet for good reason. It encompasses perhaps the most wild and remote section of the Great Colorado Plateau, strewn with a dizzying array of …

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Road Trip on Route 66, Americana

The original and legendary blue and red U.S. Route 66 signs have now faded to pink and dust, but let's not be blue about it, for the lavender Laundromats and rusting green tractors can still be spotted along the way. Running from Chicago to Santa Monica (Los Angeles), the mother-of-all roads cut …

100 Party Dresses Under $500

We all want something fun and sparkly to wear during the holiday season, but between holiday shopping and Thanksgiving planning, who has time to shop? We've done the leg work for you and found 100<p>We all want something fun and sparkly to wear during the holiday season, but between holiday shopping …


Feline Fashion for the Cat Lovers in All of Us

The perfect fall fashion piece, courtesy of your favorite pet.<p>The fall fashion piece, courtesy of your favorite feline pet.


15 Instant Slimmers

Forget spanx! These clever pieces use color blocks and patterns to help you look thinner.<p>Forget spanx! These clever pieces use color blocks and patterns to help you look thinner. Click through for 15 pieces that will ensure you won't have to hit the gym post-Thanksgiving.


Big Girl in a Skinny World: The Holidays

Rock the holidays with these dazzling picks from MC's plus-size style genius Nicolette Mason.<p>THIS TIME OF YEAR, I live by the simple sartorial rule that more is more. Every party and get-together is my very own red-carpet moment, and I go for it! Bright jewel tones, twinkling embellishments, gilded …


25 Festive Holiday Cocktail Dresses To Shop At Every Price Point

The best party dresses to wear this holiday season.<p>'Tis the season to pull out all the sartorial stops. From velvet to lace and show-stopping metallics, go bold on the party circuit this holiday season with a cocktail dress sure to stand out from the crowd.


Sephora Black Friday 2013 Sales Are The Cheapest Way To Get Gorgeous

<b>The store:</b> Sephora<p><b>The time:</b> Sephora isn't open on Thanksgiving day, but is open on Black Friday and has sales extending into Saturday and Sunday.<p><b>The standout deals:</b> As part of Sephora's "Dealtopia," limited edition products are $10 on Black Friday and $20 on Saturday and Sunday. They're available …