:: Halloween Has Become a Business!
Not only can you purchase Halloween
costumes and decorations, you can brand your
business for the holidays, you can spice up
marketing materials with Halloween photos or
you can put together a scarey PowerPoint Presentation
with these Halloween PowerPoint Templates.
:: Halloween Web
Elements - Put Your Business in the Holiday Mood!
Halloween Web Elements - includes
HTML Templates, logos, and royalty free stock
photos all related to Halloween.
:: Industry Code of Ethics Online
An Internet industry code of ethics
intended to safeguard online freedom of speech
around the world is to be adopted this week
by technology titans including Google, Yahoo
The code of ethics is a voluntary framework
to help protect people who express opinions
online in countries such as China, where talk
of democracy or criticism of the Communist government
is treated as criminal behavior.
Yahoo launched the talks with industry partners,
academics, human rights groups and investors
to promote a code of behavior for global technology
and communication companies operating in
:: ABCs of Search
Use the alphabet to figure out Search
ABCs of Search Engine Optimization
:: Halloween Website for Small
Change the look of your website for
the holidays. Check out these Halloween Web Templates:
:: Halloween Logos
Get into the holiday spirit with Halloween Logos check out the great
collection on Logo Search!
:: Technology Keeps Families
According to the BBC
Technology is helping families stay in touch
like never before, says a report.
Instead of driving people apart, mobile phones
and the net are helping them maintain social
ties, says the Pew Internet report.
Families are also among the keenest users
of technology, the survey of 2,252 Americans
It found that using the net was often a social
activity within families, with 51% of parents
saying they browsed the web with their children.
:: Financial Web
Sites Traffic Booming
The financial crisis has people flocking
to the Internet for the latest money news along
with tips on how to salvage investments and
save on the routine costs of living.
Visits to websites such as the business-centric
Wall Street Journal and economy-focused Yahoo
Finance set new records as the US Congress grappled
with its 700 billion dollar plan to stop credit
markets from imploding.
Internet tracker comScore says visits to www.gasbuddy.com,
which steers drivers to stations featuring low
fuel prices, are up nearly 30 percent and it
expects to report spikes in traffic to finance
and bargain-hunter websites when September statistics
are calculated later this week.
:: EU Trying To Increase Online
The European Commission has unveiled
proposals to give more rights to consumers shopping
online across the borders of the 27-nation EU.
The proposals aim to boost online shopping in
Europe to allow people to take advantage of
cheaper prices during the economic crisis.
The commission is asking EU governments to give
consumers a two-week cooling-off period to back
out of a sale.
Consumers could also get the right to a refund
for delayed deliveries.
EU Changes Rules for Online Shopping
:: Ebay Cutting Jobs
While Performing Better than Expected
EBay Inc plans to cut its workforce
by 10 percent and expects to exceed its third-quarter
earnings forecast, the online auction Web site
said on Monday as its shares rose nearly 2 percent
in pre-market trading.
:: When Requesting Links
Link building is an important aspect
of search engine optimization. Search engines
view a link as a vote of confidence in a website
or webpage. The more links from related sources
the greater the webpages importance.
When requesting links, use an email template
that can be easily customized for specific requests.
To locate prospective link partners, search
Google or Yahoo for related keywords or phrases.
When Requesting Links
:: Business CD Collections
Web Design Elements CD ROMs include themed collections
of HTML web templates, stock photographs and
Themes available currently include:
Animals - Dogs, Horses, Pets, and
Dating - Dating and Valentines
Flowers - Florists and Gardening
Health - Medical and Healthcare
Holiday - Halloween, Thanksgiving,
Christmas and Valentines
Nature - Nature, Sunrise and Sunsets
Nautical - Marine
Real Estate - Homes and Realty
Religious - Religion
Sports - Water Themed Sports
Toss together promotional marketing material
or a website easily!