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How to Change Your Facebook Timeline Cover Photo

Your Facebook timeline cover photo is the large photo that serves as a background to your Profile. People often choose visually striking photos or images that really speak to who they are and what they love —you’ll see a lot of nature shots. To change your cover photo, follow these steps. [more…]


How to Choose a Good Twitter Username

On Twitter, your username, or handle, is your identity. If you can, sign up for Twitter by using your name or a variation of it as your username (assuming somebody else isn't already using it). For example, if your name is John Ira, you may want to pick a Twitter username such as @johnira or @john_ira. [more…]

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Writing a Good Blog

Blogs, or Web logs, are online journals that are updated frequently, sometimes even daily. An update, (also called an entry or a post) is usually quite short, perhaps just a few sentences, and readers can often respond to an entry online. People who write blogs are commonly called bloggers. Bloggers, tongue in cheek, call themselves and their blogs the blogosphere. [more…]

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How to Track Your Buying on eBay

Shopping on eBay is exciting, and you can find a zillion great bargains. Fortunately, eBay gives you a place to keep all your shopping information together: the Buying area. [more…]


How You Get Positive and Negative Feedback on eBay

If you plan to interact on eBay, feedback is very important. Feedback translates to trust and drives the machine that is eBay. If you plan to buy or sell on eBay, you will want to pay special attention [more…]


How to Research Your Bidding Competition on eBay

Researching your eBay competition can help you glean powerful information in an auction. It used to be an easy task to study up on your competition, but the brains at eBay got smart and made it all but [more…]


What to Do When You are Unhappy with an eBay Purchase

The vast majority of eBay transactions go without a hitch. You buy, you send your payment, you get the item, you check it out, you’re happy. If that’s the case — a happy result for your transaction — skip [more…]


How to Get a Refund on eBay

Regardless of the horror stories you may have heard, most eBay transactions are pretty straight-forward. You go through the purchase process, you make your payment, and you receive a great item. But, what [more…]