Adwords: 9 Ways to Reduce the Marketing Cost in Google Adwords

Use keywords to highlight ads in adwords

Google Adwords is one of the most popular online marketing services available. There are several different reasons as to why you should use Adwords for your online marketing. One of the benefits is the ability to control your overall budget. Unfortunately, online marketing can also get quite expensive. If you do not keep a good lid on it, you could…

Adwords: How to Exclude Locations in Google Adwords

Adwords: Location exclusion

Geo-targeting in Google Adwords is a very powerful feature. It allows you to target specific users based on their geographic location. It also allows you to exclude marketing to users in specific locations. There are several advantages in using the geo-targeting functionality in Adwords. We will talk specifically about excluding locations in this post. There might be many different reasons…

Bobby Burns: The Recipe for the Bobby Burns Cocktail Martini

Bobby Burns Martini with Whisky

The Bobby Burns cocktail is a drink said to have been named after the famous Scottish poet Robert Burns. It is a whisky cocktail and being Scottish, a Scotch Whisky is the preferred base spirit. The other ingredients are Sweet Vermouth and Benedictine. The drink is said to have originated at the famous Waldorf Bar on 5th Avenue in New…

Sweet Vermouth Straight Up: The Groundhog Day Sweet Vermouth Cocktail

Sweet Vermouth on the Rocks

Sweet Vermouth is an aromatic fortified wine that has been infused with various different botanicals such as flowers, seeds, fruit peels, roots, barks and spices. Sweet Vermouth has traditional been used an aperitif, although there are several different cocktails that use vermouth as an ingredient. When served as an aperitif, it is usually served in a small aperitif or digestive glass…

The Recipe for the Jalisco Express Martini Cocktail

Jalisco Express with Tequila

The Jalisco Express is a tequila based cocktail that contain a coffee liqueur and agave syrup. The drink is quite on the sweet side which makes it appropriate as an after dinner cocktail or as dessert drink. I was not able to find much information about the origin of the drink. The drink is not widely popular unlike some of…

The Classic Gin Gimlet Recipe: How to Make a Gimlet

gin gimlet cocktail

The Gin Gimlet is a classic cocktail made with Gin and lime juice. The earliest documented recipe, from the 1920s called for Gin, lime and soda. Since then the recipe has evolved quite a bit to its latest variations. The recipe from the 1950s called for equal parts of Gin and Rose’s lime juice. Some recipes call for lime juice…

What is an URL Channel and a Custom Channel in Google Adsense

Google Adsense URL Channels

If you are using Google Adsense on your blog or website, you already know how important it is to know what exactly is generating revenue. Is it a particular page, or a particular ad slot or an ad of a specific size etc etc. There are so many variables that affect the revenue and many of it is unique to your…

Network Router: How and Why to Change Channels?

Web Interface for Asus Router

It is very likely that you already use a network router to handle your home network. A network router gives you the ability to manage and configure both the wired and the wireless network on a local scale, usually for work or home. A wireless local area network (called WLAN) allows to link multiple devices and to a wider area…

How to Manage Search Engines in Google Chrome

Google Chrome Search Engine Settings

In Google Chrome, you can use the omnibar (the address or location bar) as your search box as well, instead of having a separate search bar or having to go to a website to perform a search. You have the option to assign one search engine as the default. You can also configure different search engines with a keyword or…

10 Most Popular Command Line Text Editors and Viewers in Linux and Unix

Nano editor in linux

The command line interface (CLI) is a very important feature in Linux and Unix environments that you should master to get the most out of these systems. Almost all functions/features that you can perform in a desktop environment can be done using a command line. This function can be highly beneficial when you are working remotely using ssh or something similar. One…

Adonis Martini: How to Make the Adonis Cocktail Martini

Adonis Martini Drink

The Adonis is a classic martini drink made with sherry as the base spirit. Sherry is a fortified wine that can be considered sweet and as is the sweet vermouth which is the other ingredient. The drink is a wine based cocktail and can be seen as an aperitif as there is no grain based liquors in the cocktail. The…

How to Rename Files and Folders in Linux

rename files in linux

One of the common operations that you will perform repeatedly is renaming files and folders. Most often you will rename files directly from the command line, but you might also want to do it from a shell script. Well, you could do it with a file manager as well, but what fun is that? In Linux, all folders are files…