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How to rank on the first Google page if you have a low-authority site

The other day I was reviewing an archive of my client’s SEO articles and their rankings. A whole lot of articles didn’t even make the top-30 positions because the competition had much higher DA ranks.<p>Since we were syndicating more newsworthy content to high-profile publications likes Forbes, …

Marketing

A Planet Skywatching Guide for 2017: When, Where & How to See the Planets

Photo Credit: ESO/Y. Beletsky<p>Slide 1 of 15<p>Introduction: Look Up in 2017!<p>When can you see the planets at their best during 2017? This guide tells you …

This Chrome extension shows you how biased your social feed is

Ever wonder if your Facebook feed is only telling you one side of the story? Well, research has shown that it can do just that.<p>Social media feeds can …

Social Media

Here's How to Open a Can Using Just a Spoon

This is genius.<p>Certain life skills that are game changers: knowing how to unclog your drains and defrost your car in a jiffy, for example. And now there's another handy shortcut to add to the must-know list.<p>It's possible to access the contents of canned food without a can opener thanks to a clever …

Video Tutorials

One of the best hidden Mac pro-tips give you more control over volume

One of the easiest ways to impress your Mac-owning friends is simple:<p>Simply press <b>option + shift + volume up (F8) or option + shift + volume down (F9).</b><p>It looks like this:<p>That magical combination of keys lets you increase or decrease the volume in much finer increments than the usual 16-point …

MacBook Pro

This DIY Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) Generator Is Simple to Build, Fries Small Electronics

If you want to get your hands dirty on a semi-evil electronics project, this DIY EMP generator is fun—if not a little dangerous—build to try. It …

Electromagnetism

Bizarre Outdoor Tub Comes With a Fire Basket to Keep You Warm

But the one thing you will need is a glass of wine.<p>Summer and water go together like wine and cheese — and this genius outdoor bathtub can combine all four into one magical experience. It's called the Weltevree Dutchtub and was designed by Floris Schoonderbeek. The bowl-like creation (to be honest, …

I won't listen to music on my computer without this flash drive-sized amp — here's why

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Brandt Ranj / Business Insider Many companies claim to make products audiophiles will enjoy because that market is full of people who …

Consumer Tech

No air-conditioning? No sweat! Here’s how to make your own DIY AC.

From New York to Nebraska and all points north, south, east, and west, the United States is in the midst of another year of record heat. Yes, <i>another</i>: …

Climate Change

Ten months after its release, iOS 9 is now installed on 86% of iOS devices

Earlier this month, Google revealed that Android 6.0 Marshmallow - the latest public release of the OS - is installed on just 13.3% of Android …

Beta Testing

Tiny1 Astronomy Camera

Tini1 Astronomy Camera has just landed on the market and it has made quite an impact, it´s the tiniest camera there is designed and developed to …

Astronomy

Make your own fire starters and stockpile them for later

(Bugout.news) You have to say one thing about the human race – people sure are innovative, and that’s a good thing for the prepper/survivalist who is …

Survivalism

How to make an amazing grass daybed out of wood pallets

Are you looking for ways to spruce up your home’s sparse green space or even that sad concrete roof top? Well, look no further because landscape …

TV (Australia)

How to seamlessly use two numbers on your iPhone

A startup called Mast just launched a mobile service for gig economy workers with a common communications problem.<p>Welcome to the gig economy. Today, …

Mobile

What Operating System Should I Use for My DIY Home Server?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I'm ready to take the plunge and build my own home server, but I'm not sure which route I should take. I've seen guides for FreeNAS, …

Ultra-Strong Adhesive called Water Glass also known as Sodium Silicate

Water, Lye and Silica Gel are used to make a product called water glass (also called Sodium Silicate). Mixing the Lye with the water and then adding …

Chemistry

Mini-review: Cloopband, the somewhat pricey but very convenient magnetic cable ties

As regular readers will know, I think wires are evil. To the extent that they are unavoidable, they should be invisible. And if they can’t be invisible, they should at least be neat.<p>I’ve also found you can never predict when you’re going to need a cable, so I keep one of each of the main types – …

Huge ritual monument found hidden near Stonehenge

The super-henge of Durrington Walls has been hiding a secret for thousands of years: a row of 90 massive standing stones<p>A huge ritual monument which dates from the time of Stonehenge has been discovered hidden under the bank of a nearby stone-age enclosure.<p>Durrington Walls, a roundish ‘super-henge’ …

How to set up your own Raspberry Pi powered VPN

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1180000/1180963_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524630451_d7730ab5d4a6600f50ce22b205307da7<p><b>Eyes are everywhere online.</b><p>The websites you visit often track where you came from and watch where you head off to next.<p>A VPN - or virtual private …

Linux

Duncan Meerding transforms tree stumps into lamps that double as tables and stools

Who knew tree stumps could have so many uses! Tasmanian furniture designer Duncan Meerding transformed ordinary tree stumps into gorgeous, …

Batteroo says $2.50 Batteriser sleeve gives battery extended life

A battery-life extender has been announced, claiming up to 800 percent additional performance. The company believes it will have a significant impact …

Energy Market

Ultra-Portable Sustainable Electric Generator

Dylan Bleier • 05/26/2015 at 23:52 • 0 comments<p>I finished the charging circuit / enclosure, sealing everything in with excessive amounts of hot glue …

Solar Panels

Say goodbye to your clunky air conditioner — this kitchen table uses no electricity to regulate the temperature of your apartment

Consisting simply of a surface and legs, the table is one piece of furniture that has remained largely the same for thousands of years.<p>But now, a French design duo has come up with a way to turn the humble table into a means of climate control that doesn't use any electricity.<p>Paris-based industrial …

Furniture

smartflower POP – the world’s first all-in-one solar system

<b>Simply smart. Simply efficient.</b><br>For twice the degree of self-utilisation<p><b>Simply smart. Simply efficient.</b> For twice the degree of …

How do you catch the sun to make electricity at night? This German inventor has an answer.

Wolfram Walter is a man obsessed with things electric.<p>He’s electrified his bicycle. He’s electrified his Porsche. When he introduces his dog, Paula, you almost expect him to tell you that he’s electrified her, too.<p>Not yet, but you never know. The engineer from a small town in southwestern Germany …

Clean Energy

Gyula Bodonyi's Algae Powered LED is Truly a "Green" Light Bulb

1/7<p>Algaebulb Gyula Bodonyi<p>Designer Gyula Bodonyi has harnessed the power of green algae in a light bulb. Algae projects have already been seen …

Light Bulbs

Hide a Specific User Account in OS X With This Terminal Command

OS X: It's rare, but if you ever want to hide a user account from OS X's menu—maybe for added security or to avoid confusing novice users—this …