RSS and Blogging Information Channel

More free ebooks online:
Advertising | Affiliate revenue sharing  |  Auctions  |  Blogging  |  Crafts & Hobbies  |  Currency Trading  |  mesothelioma lung cancer and asbestos |  Mortgage and refinance |  Pets  |  Web Site design 

We would like to thank the local libraries, schools, and universities for recommending students to visit us when doing research on any of our information topics.
Please check back frequently as new topics are added and current topics are updated daily.


Click here to show your advertising on hundreds of sites instantly

 

Place your TextLink AD here free
 

24 Tips and Strategies on How Everyone Can Blog Right and Get Everybody to Read


By the end of 2004 blogs had established themselves as a key part of online culture. "Blog readership shoots up 58% in 2004 6 million Americans get news and information fed to them through RSS aggregators But 62% of online Americans do not know what a blog is." - Pew Internet & American Life Project

Tip #1 - How and Where Should I Start?
You should begin your blog with a free blog hosting service such as Blogger (http://www.blogger.com), or other similar free services such as JournalHome.com, LiveJournal.com or Blog-City.com. The learning curve for using such free services allow you to spend more on developing your content rather than worrying about the advanced areas of scripting, hosting, or programming.

Tip #2 - The Things You Should Decide to Write About
Although not a required prerequisite for you in order to write a blog, it is highly recommended to try to find a topic to write about based on your level of interest and knowledge. The higher your level of interest, the easier it is for you to get your quality content posted on your blog. Always try to choose an area which you can enthusiastically write about on a daily basis.Try to pay attention to a niche which suites you well. A niche is basically a targeted product, service, or topic.

Tip #3 - Always stay on topic.
Opinions are generally accepted but the content of the items in the blog should all relate to a general theme. The majority of your readers will be interested in the content that relates to a specific defined theme or loosely defined area of interest. Define a topic and try not to run too far away from it. This will ensure that you create a loyal following of interested readers.

Tip #4 - Information is king, be informative.
If you are attempting to create the impression that you are knowledgeable about a specific industry or sector, be sure that you stay current on news. Checking your facts before you're giving out an opinion or a product review is always a good idea, your reputation is at stake. If by any chance you're utilizing other people's articles for you blog content, ensure that you follow the terms of usage defined by the author.

Tip #5 - Old news is not news, but old information can be recycled and made new.
While blogging everyday can be strenuous and time consuming, it is important that the information presented is current and accurate. Information, articles or any other archived resources can be recycled / modified to add more substance to your content. As long as they're relevant and informative, there's no reason why it's not a good approach.

Tip #6 - Be disciplined and stick to a fixed posting schedule.
Realizing that blogging requires time and effort, don't create unrealistic expectations and be unable to deliver. If you have worked hard to develop an audience and a community you don't want to lose them due to lack of communication. If time is not on your side, take advantage of tonnes of automatically updating contents which are available for your blog. Looking at the constantly updating nature of RSS feeds, other RSS feeds from similar topic can be inserted within your blogging post.

Tip #7 - Posting Frequency.
If your blog content is updated frequently, search engines will tend to spider the pages at regular intervals. Updating your blog daily not only keeps your blog more interesting to readers, but it also gives your blog fresh content on a day to day making it more appealing to search engines. To keep your blog traffic and retain your visitors interest it is a must to update your blog daily with multiple entries. You should try to update your blog everyday with at least 2 - 3 or more daily entries, depending on your daily schedule.

Tip #8 - Quantity matters.
In order to attract the attention of search engines, you will need to produce a relevant amount of content and information. A headline or simple sentence is not going to generate the interest of readers or help with search engine ranking. Be sure to archive old blog posts to develop a large portal of similarly-themed content.

Tip #9 - Clarity & simplicity / Short & Concise.
Keep your posts and blog entries clear and easy to understand. Simplicity always produce better results at the end of the day.

Aside from the lengthy article a week for syndication and publication your blog entries should be short & concise (if you can help it). Should you insist on partaking on the lengthy road, try to maintain a clean paragraphing style, proper spacing, use different size, color and bold for your titles as well as the subtitles. Use bullet points, go straight to the point and never run out of topic. Insert images to spice up things if you're an avid fan of long posts.

Tip #10 - Utilize the "blockquote" and "code" tags.
Being one of the few most underutilized blogging formatting tags, these 2 items can help you on emphasizing certain points, in the most efficient and striking way. Formatting is simple and straightforward. Just get your message into a blockquote tag, and your message will apear distinctively different from the rest of your text, thus gets more attention which it deserves. Take note that the formatting for these 2 tags differ from blog to blog depending on how the owner defines the tag in the CSS (Cascading Style Sheets).Click the below link if you want to read more about CSS.
http://www.w3schools.com/css/default.asp

Tip #11 - Keyword-rich.
If the goal of your blog is to increase your visibility, include related keywords in the title of the blog. Use the title as a headline to attract interest. Each item post should have a title that will attract attention but still be relevant to the post. The title should be no longer than 10-12 words. Experiment with the titles if you must, possibly try to avoid general and ordinary titles. Try to include extraordinary and innovative titles to grab the readers' attention.

Tip #12 - Spell checking and proof-reading.
It only takes a few extra moments and can save you from having to make embarrassing explanations. The hazards of Internet is that if you're too late to correct your mistake, most likely it's already been crawled by the search engines and read by many. It is extremely essential to think / proof read carefully twice or even thrice, about what you post before doing so. Take note of your language and grammar.

Tip #13 - RSS Feeds
RSS to a blog is like fuel to cars. Mostly every single free blogs or bloggin software out there will have an automatic RSS feed generating feature. Although it's most unlikely that you'll find one without a RSS feature, simply leave it and find a new one, if you happen to come across one without it.

Tip #14 - The essence of the Internet - Traffic.
It's no secret. You must have traffic to realize the definition of a blog.. There are numerous ways to build traffic. Paid and free advertising, viral marketing, search engine marketing, RSS/XML feeds, word-of-mouth, submitting to numerous blog and RSS directories, etc. RSSBlogsubmit ( http://www.rssblogsubmit.com) provides a submission service for your Blog & RSS feeds. You should always use your blog URL address in the signature of your email, forum discussions, message boards, or any other communication media. Never forget to share your blog to your friends, colleagues, and any other invidious that you know of.

Tip #15 - Track Your Blog
Tracking your blog does not have to be overly sophisticated usually a simple free page counter like StatCounter.com, ActiveMeter.com, Extremetracking.com or Sitemeter.com will do the trick. Install (copy/paste) the code into the html of your blog template and start tracking your visitors. Its better to use a service which gives you advanced traffic analysis, such as keyword tracking information, referral information, and search engine information. Visitors, returning visitors, and unique visitors should be standard for any page counter service you choose.

Tip #16 - Make use of your Blog's statistical and tracking information.
Believe it or not, your visitors' information from your tracking scripts will provide you priceless information on how you can attract more readers. Keep note on the keyword terms used from search engines which bring you traffic. You can identify relevant closely related topics which you can venture into and add more variety into your blog, yet staying very much in topic. Simply put, more topic coverage and more variety = more traffic. You may analyze your tracking information further on how you can strategize your blog's content. You can also apply some keyword optimization strategies here.

Tip #17 - The essence of your Blog is your Audience, listen to them.
Always interact with your readers who post comments on your blog. Reply with a brief thank you note or just simply attend to their questions if they have any. It's a proven fact when there's a direct human interaction and knowing the fact that there's a "real human" at the other end of the blog makes most of them coming back. If your audience provide suggestions, comments or feedbacks, take them constructively and inform them if you have any desires of implementing such ideas on your next update. And of course, don't forget to thank them for their ideas. If it's a great idea, why not throw in a free gift? Mention their website in your blog?

Tip #18 - Create and increase the "Why Must I Return" Value to Your Blog.
Everyone knows the fact that Blogs get a huge level of returning visitors because of its constantly updated content. Why don't you add more interesting items to that return value by having fixed periodical posts / offers, e.g. Monday Top 10 Tips, Picture of the Week, Free Bonus of the Month, Free Daily Wallpapers, etc. to give them the absolute excuse to return to your blog. As long as you can efficiently and appropriately increase that Return Value constantly, it is mostly guaranteed that you'll be getting tonnes of repeated visitors, period.

An advance notice, prelaunch announcement or anything similar to that also can act as a short term return value strategy. Encourage readers to comment on your such notices / posts. Experiment and play around with this idea.

Tip #19 - Multiple blogs.
It never hurts to use multiple blogging accounts to attract more people. You can even have multiple blogs within Blogger.com itself, but you may also want to try different free blogging services such as JournalHome.com, LiveJournal.com, Blog-City.com, etc. Should you have the urge to have multiple similar duplicates of your blog just to gain more traffic, it is wise to avoid it as search engines / feed directories might translate that as excessive redundant information which simply brings you trouble, and you're tend to get penalized, banned or even accused of spamming.

Tip #20 - Digital Art, Creative Graphics.
Another proven fact - Monotonous and continous display of text will make your readers run away! Try to include non- advertising graphics, pictures, photos, and art in your blog entries, but try to keep them at a limit. Too many graphics also mean slower loading time and messy text and graphical combination. You don't want your blog to look messy. Most of the time, graphics can bring your blog to life. Pictures can make boring texts interesting no matter how long it is. Graphical elements are by far the fastest message delivering element available on the net today. It may deliver various messages by a split second of a look.

Tip #21 - Maintain a Personal Blog.
A blog is most successful when it is kept personal. Try to include personal experiences which relates to the topic of your blog entry. Stay away from the business style of writing. Write with a more personal style and use first- person narratives. Share product reviews and personal endeavors, instead of trying to make it sounds like you're selling.

Tip #22 - Credibility & Popularity.
As thing progresses, things need to change in order to cope with the flow and nature of development. If your number of readers are reasonably huge, and still using a free blogging service to get your messages out, you may want to consider getting your own domain name and hosting plan to have a more personalized Blog.

Domain names and hosting plans are pretty much straightforward. Research is all what it takes to get the best of all the available options. For the most highly recommended comprehensive listing of Free Blogging software out there, drop by at http://www.opensourcecms.com. This is by far the best place to drop by if you want to get your research done about which blogging software to choose. Reviews, ratings, public votes, demos, etc are provided. And the best thing is, all of them are Open Source, which means they are totally free. Try going through the server requirements for each software before purchasing your web hosting.

Tip 23# - Customize the look of your Blog If you happen to be using one of the Free blogging services out there, you might notice that most of us are using the same template again and again for our blogs. It is well understood that not everybody has the technical knowledge to change the layout as how they want it to be, but if you have the knowledge, by all means try to customize it and make it look DIFFERENT. You can grab that extra attention, if you're different in certain ways. Create that image for yourself.

Tip #24 - Blog and Make Money
Once your blog has gained some real momentum and your blog traffic is increasing then it is time to start thinking if you want to turn your traffic into profit. Some of the recommended income generating sources are as follow :-

Google Adsense, Amazon Associate program (www.amazon.com), Blogads.com, Crispads.com, Tagword.com, Affiliate Programs and any advertising related text links can be your place to start off.

Final #Tip - Conclusion.
Following these blogging tips should make your blogging experience much more rewarding. Blogging is generally done out of interest and enthusiasm and sometimes for income generating purposes. The flexibility of blogging will never cease to expand. Through time, dedication, and persistence you will be rewarded with all the royalties of blogging.

About the Author

John Teh is an internet blogger enthusiast, exposed to the fun and the extreme possibilities of blogging on the net. Get to know more about the author at his homepage.
http://www.rssblogsubmit.com


TODAYS NEWS BY OFFICEJAX FREE ADVERTISING AND AD EXCHANGE SOLUTIONSMORE RESOURCES updated Wed. June / 19 / 2019

Nuvi Acquires Social Healthcare Leader Banyan - Odessa American
Nuvi Acquires Social Healthcare Leader Banyan  Odessa American

Nuvi, the leader in enterprise social management software, today announced its acquisition of social software company Banyan, the industry leader in patient ...


Yeddy vs RSS: Internal Conflict Karnataka BJP’s Real Obstacle - The Quint
Yeddy vs RSS: Internal Conflict Karnataka BJP’s Real Obstacle  The Quint

After the Bharatiya Janata Party's landslide victory at the Centre and in Karnataka, the burning question is no longer whether the JD(S)-Congress alliance will fall ...


The Rise and Demise of RSS - Motherboard
The Rise and Demise of RSS  Motherboard

Before the internet was consolidated into centralized information silos, RSS imagined a better way to let users control their online personas.


As Microsoft moves more blogs off its MSDN and TechNet sites, here's how to stay current - ZDNet
As Microsoft moves more blogs off its MSDN and TechNet sites, here's how to stay current  ZDNet

For the past year-plus, I have been noticing a number of Microsoft bloggers posting that their blogs were either shutting down or moving to private/custom sites.


Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 2/6/19: I have seen the Snappening and it is an RSS feed - Comics Beat
Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 2/6/19: I have seen the Snappening and it is an RSS feed  Comics Beat

Kibbles 'n' Bits 2/6/19: I have seen the Snappening and it is an RSS feed - The Beat.


My RSS feeds from a decade ago, a snapshot of gadget blogging when that was a thing - Boing Boing
My RSS feeds from a decade ago, a snapshot of gadget blogging when that was a thing  Boing Boing

I chanced upon an ancient backup of my RSS feed subscriptions, a cold hard stone of data from my time at Wired in the mid-2000s. The last-modified date on the ...


The 10 Most Important SEO Strategies For Your WordPress Blog in 2019 - Forbes
The 10 Most Important SEO Strategies For Your WordPress Blog in 2019  Forbes

You can take your Wordpress SEO to the next level. Following are 10 ways to make sure your WordPress site and *content* are optimized to the fullest.


Track RSS Feeds (Yes RSS) with Feedly – ProfHacker - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education
Track RSS Feeds (Yes RSS) with Feedly – ProfHacker - Blogs  The Chronicle of Higher Education

When Google Reader was retired in 2013, many people lost their favorite way to keep up with new posts from their favorite news websites and blogs.


Why Gurumurthy and RSS need a worldview - Economic Times
Why Gurumurthy and RSS need a worldview  Economic Times

Dear Gurumurthy, Intellectually, you are far ahead of RSS colleagues who think the story of Shiva placing an elephant's head on the decapitated Ganesha ...


Extra, Extra (Bacon Blog Wars Edition) - ScienceBlogs
Extra, Extra (Bacon Blog Wars Edition)  ScienceBlogs

Figure 1: So what did everyone think of the Fringe season finale last night? I'll tell you what I thought: J.J. Abrams can bite me. (image source)


Welcome to Starts With A Bang! - ScienceBlogs
Welcome to Starts With A Bang!  ScienceBlogs

Welcome to our new home on the web! For those of you who are longtime readers of Starts With A Bang!, I welcome you to our new location! And to those of you ...


Uncommon Blogging Tactics Are Highly Effective, New Study Shows - Search Engine Journal
Uncommon Blogging Tactics Are Highly Effective, New Study Shows  Search Engine Journal

A recent study on blogging in 2018 shows that the least common blogging tactics are most likely to be successful.


Best WordPress themes 2019: Our picks for business, blogging, podcasts - Mashable
Best WordPress themes 2019: Our picks for business, blogging, podcasts  Mashable

We've sorted through customer reviews and expert recommendations to bring you this list.


The RSS isn't an NGO, it very much a government organisation - Times of India
The RSS isn't an NGO, it very much a government organisation  Times of India

Following the nation-wide police raids and arrests of several social activists – eerily reminiscent of an autocratic Indira Gandhi's Emergency – Rahul Gandhi ...


Meet some of Charleston's most popular bloggers and social media influencers - Charleston Post Courier
Meet some of Charleston's most popular bloggers and social media influencers  Charleston Post Courier

While most Charleston-area influencers haven't reached a million-dollar level of success just yet, many have tens of thousands of followers and are climbing the ...


Weekend Reading – Rediscovering Blogging Edition – ProfHacker - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education
Weekend Reading – Rediscovering Blogging Edition – ProfHacker - Blogs  The Chronicle of Higher Education

Blogs are back! At least, they seem to be making a resurgence as we try to disentangle ourselves from the predatory social media platforms that took all the ...


More Than 50,000 NSFW Tumblr Blogs Were Archived by the Partiko Team This Week - PRNewswire
More Than 50,000 NSFW Tumblr Blogs Were Archived by the Partiko Team This Week  PRNewswire

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec.18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Tumblr made the decision to ban all adult *content* and its bloggers from its website yesterday. This decision ...


Happy 14th Blogiversary To Ann Althouse! - Outside The Beltway - Mobile Edition
Happy 14th Blogiversary To Ann Althouse!  Outside The Beltway - Mobile Edition

Today University of Wisconsin Law Professor Ann Althouse marks fourteen years in the blogosphere, and she's apparently never missed a day: I'm delighted to ...


What is RSS? And Is It Still Important? - Small Business Trends
What is RSS? And Is It Still Important?  Small Business Trends

What is RSS? We explain why RSS is not dying and why it is still important. For small business owners and bloggers, we explain the benefits of RSS feeds.


Five years after Google conquered and abandoned RSS, the news-reader ecosystem is showing green shoots - Boing Boing
Five years after Google conquered and abandoned RSS, the news-reader ecosystem is showing green shoots  Boing Boing

RSS was a revelation for blogging and online media; we got our first RSS feed in 2001 and I have relied heavily on RSS feeds to write this site (and stay ...


Verizon is trying to sell off Tumblr - Engadget
Verizon is trying to sell off Tumblr  Engadget

Just two years after taking control of Tumblr as part of its acquisition of Yahoo, Verizon is looking to offload the blogging platform. According to the Wall Street ...


Nathan Cheever's Blog - Event SuperVision PART 2 - Gamasutra
Nathan Cheever's Blog - Event SuperVision PART 2  Gamasutra

In PART 2 the variety of Game Event types are discussed, including what's unique, repeatible, and conditional. Supporting ideas like when they appear.


What's Behind the Teacher Strikes? Social Justice, Not Just Salaries - Inequality.org
What's Behind the Teacher Strikes? Social Justice, Not Just Salaries  Inequality.org

A new generation of union activists see their struggle as part of the fight for equitable resources for the communities in which they teach.


The Role of Family Wealth in Reinforcing Generational Divides - Inequality.org
The Role of Family Wealth in Reinforcing Generational Divides  Inequality.org

by Chuck Collins and Jessicah Pierre. One way that extreme inequality shows up in our lives is unequal opportunity in homeownership. And for millennials ...


Unsung RSS warriors of democracy - Times of India
Unsung RSS warriors of democracy  Times of India

Eighty-seven RSS swayamsewaks died fighting the Emergency. More than 80 thousand of them were jailed and suffered physical tortures. Many of them saw ...


Congress vs Congress in Bhopal? Reinstate security cover of RSS’ Bhopal office, Digvijaya Singh urges Kamal Nath - News Nation
Congress vs Congress in Bhopal? Reinstate security cover of RSS’ Bhopal office, Digvijaya Singh urges Kamal Nath  News Nation

Congress leader former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday said that it was not proper to remove security provided to the RSS office in ...


Immigrants Aren't the National Emergency - Inequality.org
Immigrants Aren't the National Emergency  Inequality.org

Communities like mine, in small-town Michigan, are told to blame immigrants when unchecked capitalism hurts us. We don't buy it.


How to become a science blogger – your 4-step guide - Nanowerk
How to become a science blogger – your 4-step guide  Nanowerk

We show you how to become a science blogger and set up your science news site in 4 steps.


Brandon Franklin's Blog - Engaging Players Through Ritual - Gamasutra
Brandon Franklin's Blog - Engaging Players Through Ritual  Gamasutra

An exploration of a new design pattern in games, removing abstraction to encourage better player behavior.


Lewis Denby's Blog - Why nobody cares about your indie game - Gamasutra
Lewis Denby's Blog - Why nobody cares about your indie game  Gamasutra

The top 5 reasons indie game marketing falls on deaf ears - and how to steer things back on track for your game!


What States Can Do to Reduce Poverty and Inequality Through Tax Policy - Inequality.org
What States Can Do to Reduce Poverty and Inequality Through Tax Policy  Inequality.org

State governments have many options for recouping the windfalls large corporations and the wealthy received through the 2017 Republican federal tax law.


9 Places to Share Your Blog Feed to Automatically Update Your Social Media Contacts - Search Engine Journal
9 Places to Share Your Blog Feed to Automatically Update Your Social Media Contacts  Search Engine Journal

Most of us are active at a number of social media sites. And I bet, we all have a blog (or several blogs). You are very likely to be eager to share what.


Max Pears's Blog - Shape Theory in Level Design - Gamasutra
Max Pears's Blog - Shape Theory in Level Design  Gamasutra

Shape Theory is a theory we all know apart about and we are aware of it subconsciously. Here I break down how it can be used for level design and how.


What Happens When Game Artists Design a Mural - Gamasutra
What Happens When Game Artists Design a Mural  Gamasutra

While 99% of the time we're using our skills to make games, sometimes we get to use them to create something truly special—in this case a mural for.


Luke Sigmund's Blog - EverQuest: 20 Years of Retention - Gamasutra
Luke Sigmund's Blog - EverQuest: 20 Years of Retention  Gamasutra

Ever wonder how EverQuest has stuck around for the last 20 years? This article shares insight into EverQuest's ability to retain players decade after.


GameMaker Studio's Blog - 81monkeys: Transitioning from Desktop to Mobile - Gamasutra
GameMaker Studio's Blog - 81monkeys: Transitioning from Desktop to Mobile  Gamasutra

81monkeys blog post on transition from desktop to mobile game development using GameMaker.


Bhagwat talks glasnost but are Sangh footsoldiers listening? - Times of India
Bhagwat talks glasnost but are Sangh footsoldiers listening?  Times of India

It was a high-profile coming out party. The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, ideological parent of the Modi government, normally invisible in its secretive shakhas ...


Pranab Mukherjee elucidates constitutional values to RSS, but did he also do an Advani on Congress? - Times of India
Pranab Mukherjee elucidates constitutional values to RSS, but did he also do an Advani on Congress?  Times of India

Having moved from Prez to citizen, on Thursday Pranab Mukherjee turned philosopher-politician at the RSS headquarters in Nagpur. He reminded all present, ...


Creating a Sustainable PR Program in a Hits-Driven Mobile Game Ecosystem - Gamasutra
Creating a Sustainable PR Program in a Hits-Driven Mobile Game Ecosystem  Gamasutra

At its core, public relations is largely about creating consistency. Anyone who has been in a PR meeting has heard the word 'drumbeat' more than once- create a ...


Ram Mandir goes to the backburner. Again. - Times of India
Ram Mandir goes to the backburner. Again.  Times of India

The RSS and VHP have done well to withdraw from the Ram Mandir agitation till the Lok Sabha elections draw to a close. For one, the movement was finding ...


James Margaris's Blog - An Artifact Card Review - Gamasutra
James Margaris's Blog - An Artifact Card Review  Gamasutra

20 pages of thoughts on Artifact cards that begin with the letter 'A'


Romanus Surt's Blog - Das Geisterschiff Postmortem - Gamasutra
Romanus Surt's Blog - Das Geisterschiff Postmortem  Gamasutra

Official Postmortem for Das Geisterschiff, a survival horror adventure dungeon crawler and the first game by Graverobber Foundation.


Leszek Gorniak's Blog - Challenges of Team Design - Gamasutra
Leszek Gorniak's Blog - Challenges of Team Design  Gamasutra

Designing video games in a team is a huge challenge. Despite the fact that we try to follow the same universal principles of game design theory, we of.


Move or Die and its 5+ Year Journey to the PlayStation 4 - Gamasutra
Move or Die and its 5+ Year Journey to the PlayStation 4  Gamasutra

From “flashy” beginnings to the development swamp and finally launching a console game, this is the story of how Move or Die was made.


Mapping Your Soft Launch With Hard-Hitting IP - Gamasutra
Mapping Your Soft Launch With Hard-Hitting IP  Gamasutra

Strong IP is a boost that can catapult games apps to the top of the charts. It's clearly a privilege to seal a licensing deal with a major name or franchise in media ...


Brian Fairbanks's Blog - We're Looking at Accessibility All Wrong - Gamasutra
Brian Fairbanks's Blog - We're Looking at Accessibility All Wrong  Gamasutra

Explicit strategies in how to design accessibility into your game's core, and all the different ways you'll benefit from doing so.


Designing a planet-scale real-world AR platform - Gamasutra
Designing a planet-scale real-world AR platform  Gamasutra

At Niantic, we're in the process of developing an incredible planet-scale Augmented Reality (AR) platform. In this post, we explore where we believe.


Thais Weiller's Blog - Bittersweet Game Design -- The 'What' - Gamasutra
Thais Weiller's Blog - Bittersweet Game Design -- The 'What'  Gamasutra

This article is based on a talk I presented on the Tehran Game Convention. Slides are available here. It is also available in my personal blog, in case you prefer ...


Dan Cox's Blog - Three Lessons for Narrative Game Design Students - Gamasutra
Dan Cox's Blog - Three Lessons for Narrative Game Design Students  Gamasutra

Three general lessons for students interested in narrative and game design on communities, supporting people, and the role of practice in trying to im.


Analysing indie game marketing trends: What you should know going into 2019 - Gamasutra
Analysing indie game marketing trends: What you should know going into 2019  Gamasutra

Observations from working on 50+ indie game marketing campaigns in 2018 - and some tips for how to give your game the best chance of success in 2019.


'The concept of Hindu rashtra is not theocratic … It's an adjective of the nation, not an objective' - Times of India
'The concept of Hindu rashtra is not theocratic … It's an adjective of the nation, not an objective'  Times of India

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) last week held a three-day conference to outline its world view. A lecture by its chief Mohan Bhagwat appeared to signal ...


Netflix's Bandersnatch UX: Cinema meets Gaming, how to make the marriage last! - Gamasutra
Netflix's Bandersnatch UX: Cinema meets Gaming, how to make the marriage last!  Gamasutra

Bandersnatch: Netflix's attempt at gamifying cinema is a commendable attempt but leaves more to be desired, ideas on how it can benefit from deep lear.


Why Google killed off Google Reader: It was self-defense - GigaOM
Why Google killed off Google Reader: It was self-defense  GigaOM

Though Google Reader addicts are in mourning, they should have seen it coming. It's not the kind of product that makes sense for Google in the longer run.


Security Bloggers Network - Security Boulevard
Security Bloggers Network  Security Boulevard

Security Bloggers Network has been promoting and distributing Cybersecurity news and blogs from some of the leading experts in the security industry for over ...


Chad Cable's Blog - Unboxing BOXBOY! - A Character Controller Cover - Gamasutra
Chad Cable's Blog - Unboxing BOXBOY! - A Character Controller Cover  Gamasutra

An in depth look at what makes the character controller tick in HAL Laboratory's BOXBOY! This was done by Covering the game - a terrific game develop.


How to publish mobile game, and avoid making my mistakes - Gamasutra
How to publish mobile game, and avoid making my mistakes  Gamasutra

Hey game devs, I would like to share my story of a game launch. I would like to tell about traps, lie in wait for indie-developer while he works with publisher.


Pascal Luban's Blog - Apple Arcade : Opportunity for indies or illusion ? - Gamasutra
Pascal Luban's Blog - Apple Arcade : Opportunity for indies or illusion ?  Gamasutra

Apple has announced its new game distribution *service*, Apple Arcade. This subscription-based *service* offers unlimited access to games present in its c.


Mottos, Mantras and Mission Statements; 4 Steps to Branding Your Studio - Gamasutra
Mottos, Mantras and Mission Statements; 4 Steps to Branding Your Studio  Gamasutra

Branding and marketing games is one thing, but indie developers should also dedicated some thought to how they position their studios. In this pos.


James Patton's Blog - Spinnortality: crunching the numbers - Gamasutra
James Patton's Blog - Spinnortality: crunching the numbers  Gamasutra

Is it still possible to break into the games industry as an unknown indie in 2019? James Patton shares the sales numbers for his indie success Spinnor.


Picking a Platform: Bottom-up vs Top-down thinking - Gamasutra
Picking a Platform: Bottom-up vs Top-down thinking  Gamasutra

Outlines two approaches to picking a target platform: one which begins with your game's design and works upwards and another that starts at the platfo.


The State of the Algorithm: What's Happening to Indies on Steam? - Gamasutra
The State of the Algorithm: What's Happening to Indies on Steam?  Gamasutra

The business of making indie games has always been difficult, but recently it's become a lot harder. On October 5th, Valve introduced changes to Steam.


Start RSS Feeding Content Today With dlvr.it to Social Media [How-To] - Rocks Digital
Start RSS Feeding Content Today With dlvr.it to Social Media [How-To]  Rocks Digital

Let's talk about social media automation, RSS feeds & get a comprehensive how-to on dlvr.it. An RSS feeding tool to automate posts to your social media.


Loot Box Design 2.0 – Complying with China's New Rules - Gamasutra
Loot Box Design 2.0 – Complying with China's New Rules  Gamasutra

New Chinese regulations put restrictions on how loot boxes can be monetized. Put simply, the more revenue you drive from selling loot boxes to your pl.


What to Expect from Hearthstone in World Cyber Games 2019 - Gamasutra
What to Expect from Hearthstone in World Cyber Games 2019  Gamasutra

World Cyber Games, the “Olympics of Esports”, had announced that Blizzard Entertainment's Hearthstone is one of the official game titles in the.


Jake Birkett's Blog - How to choose what game to make next - Gamasutra
Jake Birkett's Blog - How to choose what game to make next  Gamasutra

I just got back from a trip to Boston where I took part in several roundtable discussions with indies and Valve that were mostly about how to make games that ...


Joe Radak's Blog - Why I lost $42,500 making a VR game - Gamasutra
Joe Radak's Blog - Why I lost $42,500 making a VR game  Gamasutra

The discussion about how much a VR game costs to develop, and how VR really isn't that profitable for developers is a discussion running for nearly the past ...


Gregory Campbell's Blog - Humanity vs. Human Resources - Gamasutra
Gregory Campbell's Blog - Humanity vs. Human Resources  Gamasutra

Humanity vs. Human Resources. Intro While this article focuses on what I understand the definitions to be of 'humanity' and 'human resources' in the context of ...


Await the Ayodhya verdict: Why orchestrated attempt to pre-empt the judicial verdict subverts the rule of law - Times of India
Await the Ayodhya verdict: Why orchestrated attempt to pre-empt the judicial verdict subverts the rule of law  Times of India

Well-orchestrated public statements with high decibel levels seem to be polluting the environment as we await the Ayodhya title suit to be listed before an ...


Ryan Darcey's Blog - Designing a Production Process: An Addendum - Gamasutra
Ryan Darcey's Blog - Designing a Production Process: An Addendum  Gamasutra

An addendum to my Designing a Production Process series that describes how to further utilize your issue tracking database to support it.


How to: create a Slack alert bot for Parliament events - Online Journalism Blog
How to: create a Slack alert bot for Parliament events  Online Journalism Blog

Following a request on the Bureau Local Slack channel (join here) I created a tutorial on how to create a Slack bot which would post alerts whenever a new ...


How to Build a Video Game Press Contact List from scratch? - Gamasutra
How to Build a Video Game Press Contact List from scratch?  Gamasutra

Public Relation is a necessity when marketing and an independent video game. Video Game Exhibitions are great opportunities to meet with Press Editors, ...


Showing And Announcing We Are The Caretakers At PAX East - At The Same Time - Gamasutra
Showing And Announcing We Are The Caretakers At PAX East - At The Same Time  Gamasutra

I'm Scott Brodie, Founder & Creative Director at Heart Shaped Games. Our team recently returned from running its first PAX East booth, and since we benefited ...


Behind The AI of Horizon Zero Dawn (Part 1) - Gamasutra
Behind The AI of Horizon Zero Dawn (Part 1)  Gamasutra

In this first of two blogs I explore the AI decision making framework that enables the machine-animals of Horizon Zero Dawn to behave independently an.


Ian Hamilton's Blog - 2018's Accessibility Advances - Gamasutra
Ian Hamilton's Blog - 2018's Accessibility Advances  Gamasutra

Every year the pace of chance accelerates. 2017 saw advances on a scale never before seen, and 2018 trumped that by considerable margin. I hope this post ...


Tim Merel's Blog - $5.7 billion games investment in 2018 doubles previous record - Gamasutra
Tim Merel's Blog - $5.7 billion games investment in 2018 doubles previous record  Gamasutra

Digi-Capital's Games Report Q1 2019 tracked games companies raising $5.7 billion in 2018, which was over twice the previous record investment from.


Thomas Bidaux's Blog - Games and Crowdfunding in 2018 - Gamasutra
Thomas Bidaux's Blog - Games and Crowdfunding in 2018  Gamasutra

Welcome to my yearly blog post on crowdfunding and games, looking at how well games have performed on Kickstarter (and Fig) for the past year. As usual, I ...


An enigma called Rahul Gandhi - Times of India
An enigma called Rahul Gandhi  Times of India

The Minority Department in the Congress party organisation is charged to look after the affairs of minorities that include Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, ...


Toejam and Earl Back in The Groove Design Examination - Gamasutra
Toejam and Earl Back in The Groove Design Examination  Gamasutra

Toejam and Earl Back in the Groove was a return to the classic franchise by series' creator Greg Johnson after a successful kickstarter. With the game out, it is a ...


Breath of the Wild Open World Analysis: Gravity to go Forward - Gamasutra
Breath of the Wild Open World Analysis: Gravity to go Forward  Gamasutra

Analyzing the open world design in The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild to break down Nintendo's level design and use of topography to guide where t.


Conner Wood's Blog - Why Narcissist Villains are THE BEST Villains - Gamasutra
Conner Wood's Blog - Why Narcissist Villains are THE BEST Villains  Gamasutra

Villains or Antagonists tend to be Evil or The Bad Guy. Here's why a Narcissist makes a superior villain because of how evil they can be and are in r.


How single leaders will define the 2019 election: They could be decisive in battles for more than a third of the Lok Sabha seats - Times of India
How single leaders will define the 2019 election: They could be decisive in battles for more than a third of the Lok Sabha seats  Times of India

Given how closely Indian life is bound to family, the unrelenting pressure on young people to marry, and the industry that orchestrates 10 million weddings a ...


Content Syndication Basics: Who, What, Where, When, Why & How - Search Engine Journal
Content Syndication Basics: Who, What, Where, When, Why & How  Search Engine Journal

Is *content* syndication right for you? Let's look at the basics of *content* syndication, what it is and isn't good for, and some tips for getting started.


8 Ways to Get (and Keep) Blog Readers - Backstage
8 Ways to Get (and Keep) Blog Readers  Backstage

If a blogger falls in a forest, and there's no one around to see it…will Google still pick up the feed? Ha! I crack myself up. For those of us who spend time blogging ...


Strong leader, a brittle virtue? If BJP suffers reverses in 2019, Modi's leadership qualities will be truly tested - Times of India
Strong leader, a brittle virtue? If BJP suffers reverses in 2019, Modi's leadership qualities will be truly tested  Times of India

Between 2004 and 2014, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) faced the 'no strong leader' problem. Party elder LK Advani's prime ministerial candidacy in 2009 and the ...


Promote Your Blog On The Web Using These 30 Tips - Small Business Trends
Promote Your Blog On The Web Using These 30 Tips  Small Business Trends

Are you looking for ways to promote your blog for more traffic and better rankings? Here is a list of over 30 on and offline ways to do that.


A new type puzzle game COLLOC Dev Blog #1 - Gamasutra
A new type puzzle game COLLOC Dev Blog #1  Gamasutra

Colloc was called Fission when the idea(a low poly puzzle game) of the game first came out. Maybe inspired by some random elements in my life, I started ...


The Kitchen Is Closing - Science Sushi - Discover Magazine
The Kitchen Is Closing - Science Sushi  Discover Magazine

My very first blog post was September 2008. A lot has changed since then—I started and completed a PhD program at the University of Hawaii (where I met my ...


Bobby Lockhart's Blog - What Isn't Game Design - Gamasutra
Bobby Lockhart's Blog - What Isn't Game Design  Gamasutra

Bobby Lockhart does a little reflection on the definition of design and the place of games in the wider practice of capital-D Design.


Carl Ji's Blog - My first game blog! - Gamasutra
Carl Ji's Blog - My first game blog!  Gamasutra

Hi! This is my first game blog! I'm currently reading “The Art of Game Design: A Book of Lenses” by Jesse Schell, and I want to write about the fi.


Fabian Fischer's Blog - Spatiality in Game Design - Gamasutra
Fabian Fischer's Blog - Spatiality in Game Design  Gamasutra

A strong focus on spatiality can lead to a large variety of interesting situations, incentivize intuitive decision-making and foster depth and emergen.


David Edery's Blog - Welcome to the world, Alphabear 2 - Gamasutra
David Edery's Blog - Welcome to the world, Alphabear 2  Gamasutra

A couple of years ago, we applied for an SBIR grant to the US Department of Education. Our explicit goal was to create a sequel to Alphabear that woul.


Ben Weber's Blog - What follows AlphaStar for Academic AI Researchers? - Gamasutra
Ben Weber's Blog - What follows AlphaStar for Academic AI Researchers?  Gamasutra

DeepMind continues making progress, but the path forward for AI researchers in academia is unclear.


How often should you post new blog entries? - PR Daily - PR Daily
How often should you post new blog entries? - PR Daily  PR Daily

Should you post short, topical pieces at a high frequency, or is it better to have occasional posts with highly targeted information? The answer lies in between.


RSS eco wing SJM urges PM Modi to withdraw 'most favoured nation' status of China - ANI News
RSS eco wing SJM urges PM Modi to withdraw 'most favoured nation' status of China  ANI News

New Delhi [India], Mar 15 (ANI): The Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) - the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's economic wing - on Thursday urged Prime Minister ...


Lance Craner's Blog - 2 years as a part time Indie Developer - Gamasutra
Lance Craner's Blog - 2 years as a part time Indie Developer  Gamasutra

Introduction. Two years ago I setup Yobowargames and work in my spare time as a solo Indie developer. Since I also have a full-time day job I would classify ...


BJP, RSS are 'God-Se Lovers': Rahul Gandhi - ANI News
BJP, RSS are 'God-Se Lovers': Rahul Gandhi  ANI News

New Delhi [India], May 17 (ANI): Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday took potshots at BJP and RSS and called them "God-Se Lovers", in an apparent ...


A Few Simple Benefits of Using An RSS Feed - Business 2 Community
A Few Simple Benefits of Using An RSS Feed  Business 2 Community

If you spend much time online, it's likely you're aware of RSS feeds as a method of keeping up with blogs and websites. But what exactly is this technology? And ...


Understanding the outrage over the Surf Excel Holi commercial - Times of India
Understanding the outrage over the Surf Excel Holi commercial  Times of India

A recent TV commercial by Hindustan Unilever for its Surf Excel brand triggered an explosion of outrage in the Right-wing universe. The ad shows a group of ...


Our essence never dies, so why grieve? - Times of India
Our essence never dies, so why grieve?  Times of India

By Swami Tejomayananda Grief over any matter is born of ignorance. There is a difference between concern and grief. A person weeps because of the loving ...


Words as weapons of violence- none can beat the seculars - Times of India
Words as weapons of violence- none can beat the seculars  Times of India

Insult, humiliation, abuses, sarcasm and deprivation of the honor and positions were the weapons of violence applied by the invaders, foreign subjugators, ...


free amv format video downloads   amv format video downloads   amv format videos

                             Click here to place your AD on this page for free

Surplus Overstock Jewelry Antiques office cubicles desks workstation tables

Ohio Unclaimed freight outlet

university of akron university housing available

OfficeJax free ad space available here

Find used office equipment in Ohio at www.OfficeJax.Has.It

www.Akron.Has.It

Find the best fleamarkets at www.FleaMarketWorld.Has.It

Find homes for rent
in Akron Ohio
www.homes4rent.has.it

Find electric powered vehicles at www.NoGas.Drives.It

Flea Market World

Free Automatic Link Exchange

Akron City directory

 


[Back to Top]

 

auction news and listings for Akron, Ohio

Akron crafts and hobby news center

Akron currency trading

Home remedies and best tips

Akron Ohio pet news

Advertising and promotions Akron, Ohio

Akron Ohio web site design news

Akron Mortgaging and refinancing

The Akron blogging news center

HOME | SITE MAP
© 2012 - 2019 All Rights Reserved