Tip for authors: try Powell’s Books

From humble storefront beginnings in 1971 on a derelict corner of northwest Portland, Oregon, Powell’s Books has grown into one of the world’s great bookstores, with seven locations in the Portland metropolitan area, and one of the book world’s most successful dot-coms, serving customers worldwide. Powell’s buy’s used books, and entire collections. This could be …

How to easily implement streaming video on your website

Streaming video is probably the most dynamic way to leave a lasting affect on your web audience. If you’re an actress or film director, you could have your demo reel online. If you’re a crafts-person, could have a video giving a behind-the-scenes of your workshop, or a making-of video for your products. If you’re a …

Keyword marketing on the web

Keywords in your website go far beyond text content. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is now a multi-billion dollar industry. However, if you’re building a website and want to maximize the chance to rise in the search rankings, there are plenty of things you can do to optimize your web pages, and help things along (although …

Submitting your website to search engines manually

Major search engines have automated applications that scan the entire internet 24 hours a day, looking for new websites and content, to add to their catalog of search results. The process can take anywhere from 3-6 months for new websites on the internet to be cataloged for inclusion. Additionally, new pages of content, such as …

Bluepulse unveils iPhone messaging application

Bluepulse today unveiled an iPhone application available now through Apple’s iTunes App Store. The application provides the iPhone’s estimated 5.4 million users with an enhanced Bluepulse experience that takes full advantage of the iPhone operating system. This first release of the Bluepulse iPhone App features seamless integration of the Bluepulse friends list with the iPhone …

New Software from ADBASE Gives Exclusive Marketing Advantage to Photographers and Illustrators

Powerful email marketing campaigns are suddenly within easy reach for commercial photographers, illustrators and their reps. Emailerv2 from ADBASE is uniquely and specifically designed for artists, enabling them to maximize their selling impact with every art buyer on that all-important mailing list.

Newly launched, ADBASE Emailerv2 is the result of meticulous beta testing with a select list of ADBASE clients. The program is a highly user-friendly tool, enabling the creation of email marketing campaigns with no designer needed! Emailerv2 offers several templates for photos, illustrations and copy and a choice of custom color backgrounds. Commercial photographers and illustrators can enjoy dramatically