Book Review: The Taker by Alma Katsu

Book Review: The Taker by Alma Katsu

This is book one in a trilogy. While I liked reading this book enough, I don’t find myself itching to read the next volume like I have with other serials. But given the chance, I probably would still read through the next books.

Are You SEO Savvy?

Are You SEO Savvy?

SEO optimization. If you’re a blogger or run a website, I am sure you have heard the term SEO before. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the method for getting your site noticed by search engines. Why is that important? Well if you have a site that you’d want people to visit, then you have to make sure that you come up close to the top of results whenever someone searches for the type of service that you offer. That is,…

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Tips for Shopping Online

Tips for Shopping Online

If you shop online, you are probably already familiar with all the safety precautions as far as guarding your personal information and money. The infographic below is geared for the European market, but some of the advice is universal no matter where you are. Besides shopping only on reliable sites and having the right security software on your computer, I think the biggest advice you should take away from this list is, IF IT’S TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE, IT…

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Book Review: The Expats by Chris Pavone

Book Review: The Expats by Chris Pavone

Sometimes, I need a book like this; one that doesn’t elicit strong emotions, does not tug at any strings or makes you say “AWWW” over and over again. We all need a passive read once in a while, don’t we? God knows I did after 4 books of Ice and Fire and a couple of John Greens!

This is supposed to be a suspense/thriller/mystery genre which is never my first choice anyway, but this book just misses being suspenspensful, thirlling or mysterious. It’s still a good story though.

Book Review: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Book Review: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Title: The Fault in Our Stars Author: John Green Reading level: Ages 14 and up Hardcover:336 pages Publisher:Dutton Juvenile (January 10, 2012) Language:English ISBN-10:0525478817 ISBN-13: 978-0525478812 ABOUT THE BOOK Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel’s story is about to be completely rewritten. Insightful, bold,…

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How to Not Get Caught Looking Silly Grammatically

How to Not Get Caught Looking Silly Grammatically

This infographic is a must read for a lot of people and even when you think you already know all of them, read through it again anyway just to reinforce things. Better yet, print out the pretty graphic and keep it beside your desk. I admit, I still make some of these mistakes although I try very hard not to. Sometimes my mind and fingers just can’t get along and things slip by. So if I have subjected you to any of these…

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