Apple, Adblock, and Ad Revenue for social bloggers

How will Apple's push of ad blocking software affect your blogging income-

In my google news feed, I read the news that Apple is now actively encouraging its customers to download an ad block software in IOS9.

My first thought was, and still remains, and “oh, noooo!!!” on behalf of my niche blog which is my biggest Adsense earner.

Unfortunately, a great deal of the traffic for that website comes via mobile devices and a healthy percentage of that are Apple devices.

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I work as a search engine evaluator for Leapforce, Inc

I am a Search Engine Evaluator for Leapforce.

I work as a search engine evaluator for Leapforce, Inc

The name of the company that I work for, Leapforce, Inc., may not be immediately recognizable but the words search engine are pretty much understood by everyone with a computer or even a cell phone these days.

And the search engine that I evaluate for, yeah, if I could write the name . . . → Read More: I work as a search engine evaluator for Leapforce, Inc

Can a random blog make money?

I have been inspired by a Pinch of Yum to see if my rambling, random blog can actually make money.

You see, they decided to see if a food blog can bring in the money.

But I am wondering if my, to borrow from Seinfeld, “blog about nothing” can accomplish the same results.

Probably not.

Or probably not on the same level of results to . . . → Read More: Can a random blog make money?

Well-known companies that hire work from home

It has only lately that the thought of working from home has become mainstream.

Yet, for others, the inherent risk of working from an unknown entity keeps it taboo.

For those for whom this is true, there are some really well-known companies that hire for telecommuting positions.

I am compiling a list here and will update as I come across them.

ADT

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I got a Scribie Invite

I am super excited to have a Scribie invite.

Ok, well now I am.

First I had to google Scribie to remember what it was or even if I applied.

Apparently I did.

And I don’t think that it was to long ago.

Maybe May/June.

The estimated waiting list time is 259 days.

Anywho, I am excited that even . . . → Read More: I got a Scribie Invite

My Blackberry Playbook is at the “doctors”

Last week, I had to send my Blackberry Playbook into the shop and I so miss it.

The problem is that they installled the charger port upside down and it would not charge.

Actually, it would charge but I had to purchase a rapid charger which uses a different port than the regular charger.

But it was still a problem because I . . . → Read More: My Blackberry Playbook is at the “doctors”