How Important Is Proper Grammar And Word Usage To Effective Communication?

One of the best and most well known writers in English literature, William Shakespeare is credited with inventing over 1700 words that appear in his plays. He changed nouns into verbs into adjectives thus misusing words to communicate.If Shakespeare could be so liberal with the language how important is it really to follow the rules of proper grammar?

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Creating Sitemaps In WordPress

We all know sitemaps are important in helping search engines index your website. They’re usually not hard to create either, basically a simple list of links to all of your web pages. Add a new page, add a new link to your sitemap. It can get difficult sometimes if your site grows quickly. It’s easy forget to check on your map and add your latest page. Such is the case with a blog. Well if you use WordPress as your blogging software there’s an easy way to have that sitemap generate itself for you.

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Basic Web Measurement Terms Defined

Far too many people still seem to consider ‘hits’ a useful measure of web statistics so I thought I take a little time to define a few basic website measurements. Web analytics are an important of running a successful website. Being able to track visitors to your web pages and what they do once on your site is an essential part of SEO and PPC advertising. You really can’t do either effectively without knowing something about the traffic your site is or isn’t getting.

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Creating Content And Conversions From Web Stats

One good way to find new content to create for your site is to look at your web statistics package and see what long tail search phrases are bringing traffic to your site. The long tail searches are an indication that there’s an interest and also that it’s probably easy to compete for the phrase. So how can you make it work to increase traffic and conversions?

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Prohibition Deja Vu? U.S. Says No To Online Gambling

Over the weekend congress quietly approved a bill that effectively makes online betting illegal in the United States. The bill makes it illegal for U.S banks and credit card companies to make payments to online gambling sites. The legislation was added to an unrelated bill by Republican Representative Jim Leach of Iowa. While not a big gambler myself this law is ridiculous and a slap in the face to civil liberty.

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