The following is a contribution from Caroline Black, a writer specializing in Internet Security and technology. A website hack or DDoS attack is one of those things that seems like it could never happen to you…until it does. It’s easier than ever to execute an attack. And targets aren’t just large or controversial organizations – they can even be everyday beauty bloggers. Either way, it pays to be aware of the issue before it happens. Read on!
Archives for January 2016
YouTube is one of the Internet’s largest platforms. It’s also an interesting hybrid platform – YouTube is simultaneously one of the Internet’s largest social networks, one of the Internet’s largest search engines (by queries processed), and the largest video hosting platform.
YouTube’s hybrid nature provides versatility but it also creates some confusion around best practices, getting started, and optimizing your channel for discovery, engagement and business goals.
I’ve been able to do work on client channels, my own successful hobby channels and I’m working on a YouTube strategy for the new ShivarWeb channel. Here’s my guide to YouTube optimization – for your videos and channel based on my experience and curation of the best YouTube resources on the Internet. First I’ll cover goals, concepts & benchmarks. Then I’ll tackle all the nitty-gritty details.[Read more…] about YouTube Optimization: Guide To Channels, Videos & Strategy
This guide covers exactly how to start a blog and make money from scratch.
Here’s the problem – while the Internet has made talking, writing and sharing easier than ever there are very few companies (basically just YouTube, certainly not Facebook or Twitter) that let you make money off your own creativity.
To make money with your creativity, you’ll need to own your own space on the Internet. And the simplest way is to start a blog.[Read more…] about How To Start A Blog And Make Money (from Scratch!)