All posts by ljacob

Just Like My Child Foundation – a Hand Up, not a Hand Out

  • June 16, 2013 /

I spent a week in Uganda with the non-profit organization Just Like My Child founded by Vivian Glyck, and I learned so much that I decided to write a series of blog posts about the experience. This post

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A tale of Two Great Lakes

  • June 9, 2013 /

I stood on the shore of two great lakes in the last couple of weeks. On memorial weekend I took my family to the North Shore of Lake Superior, and a week later I was standing on the shore of Lake Victoria,

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My Independence Day Story

  • July 4, 2012 /

Decision on the 4th of July 3 years ago on the 4th of July I sat at home in grief from my layoff notice that happened a little earlier. I used the time to google around online at what in the world would

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Give a Little Luv To Your Blog Readers

  • February 20, 2012 /

There’s a WordPress plugin out there that all of us bloggers should be using, that is, if we want to reward the people who visit our blog and leave a comment. It’s called “Comment Luv”. The

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Using The Free Google Keyword Tool to Find Strong Keywords

  • January 25, 2012 /

In my last blog post entitled Keywords and Keyword Research – What’s the Big Deal? I emphasized the importance of doing keyword research, but didn’t give instructions how to do so.  There are

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Keywords and Keyword Research – What’s the Big Deal?

  • January 5, 2012 /

Keywords are the foundation of finding your materials online Without doing keyword research, any effort for attracting traffic through blogging, article writing, press releases, and uploading videos would

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The Importance Of Opt-In Boxes

  • June 5, 2011 /

Imagine going to a networking event with 500 people and not getting anyone’s business card or contact information. You would have wasted a great opportunity to gain some new clients and earn more

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