Archives for December 2009

How to Use the Internet

Learn How to Use the Internet Like the invention of the printing press, the invention of the Internet has revolutionized how we access and share information around the world. You can use the Internet for web surfing, harnessing email, … [Read more...]

How to Get on Facebook

Wondering How to Get on Facebook? "Too much of a good thing is wonderful." --Mae West How to Get on Facebook Facebook has become one of the most popular social networking sites on the Internet. As of December 2009, Facebook has … [Read more...]

How to Write a Tender Proposal

Tips for Writing a Tender Proposal A tender is a formal written proposal for completing a specific job as is requested by another company that is receiving the proposal. Basically, a company that needs services or goods supplied to … [Read more...]

How to Write A Screenplay

Screenplay Writing Tips When you learn how to write a screenplay, a lot of the learning has to do with the layout and notations of the script. That's because a Hollywood screenplay will be used by a studio full of people, including … [Read more...]

How to Write an Obituary

Writing an obituary is one of the most difficult acts to do after a loved one has died. Loved ones don't want to sit down and focus on such a task. Here is a step-by-step guide to writing an appropriate obituary. You might consider … [Read more...]

How to Know if a Woman Is Cheating

How To Tell If Your Wife Or Girlfriend Is Cheating On You In a relationship, there's nothing worse than that sinking feeling that your partner is cheating on you. All relationships have low spots in them, where people get a little too … [Read more...]

How to Set Up Wireless Internet

Wireless Internet Tips Modern technology in your home is always expanding. There use to be a time when everyone was on dial-up Internet. You had that extra phone line connected to your computer and every single piece of hardware, like … [Read more...]

How to Winterize a Car

How to Winterize a Car Cars and Old Man Winter do not get along. The cold, salt and poor road conditions create a number of hazards for both drivers and cars. By taking some steps to learn how to winterize your car, you can keep … [Read more...]

How to Win the Lottery

How to Win the Lottery - Winning Tips 11 Things You Should Know about Winning the Lottery This article is more about what to do if you actually win the lottery than it is about how to win the lottery. In other words, it's more about … [Read more...]

How to Stop a Whining Dog

How to Stop a Whining Dog Ways To Stop A Dog From Whining Whining is a one of the chief ways a dog has of communicating. Whining is one of the first actions it learns. When hungry, a puppy whines, which tells its mother that the … [Read more...]

How to Treat Yourself for Pinkeye

How to Treat Yourself for Pinkeye 9 Tips For Pinkeye Remedies Pinkeye is a symptom common to several effects, including viral infections, bacterial infections or eye allergies. When your eye is exposed to one of these afflictions, … [Read more...]

How to Treat a Dog for Fleas

How to Treat a Dog for Fleas Flea Treatment and Prevention Tips At the least, fleas can cause a great amount of irritation for you and your dog. At the worst, they can even lead to death for your pet. That’s why it’s so important to l … [Read more...]

How To Train Your Dog To Roll Over

2 Methods For Teaching Your Dog To Roll Over Training a dog to roll over can be either simple or torturous. Certain dogs learn tricks easily, while others have trouble figuring out what it is you want. But there are certain tried and … [Read more...]

How to Train to Be a Bodybuilder

Body Building Tips If you are training to be a bodybuilder, you are going to need to show a level of dedication greater than your average weight trainer. Most weight trainers are looking to sculpt their bodies. They want to get … [Read more...]

How To Study

Learning How to Study Knowing how to study for a big test can improve your grades and boost your self-confidence. While others fumble around desperately trying to remember facts, the student with superior study skills is … [Read more...]

How To Stop Thinking Obsessive Thoughts

OCD Tips Studies show that approximately 90% of people have intrusive thoughts which elicit repetitive behaviors in them. People with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder take this behavior to a disruptive and unhealthy level. Their … [Read more...]

How To Stop Your Husband From Snoring

How Can I Stop My Husband's Snoring? Solving your husband's snoring problem can be difficult. That's because there are many different conditions which cause people to snore. Figuring out the cause helps you apply the right solution. … [Read more...]

How to Stop Your Girlfriend from Breaking Up with You

What To Do When Your Girlfriend Wants to Break Up We've all been here. Every relationship has its ups and downs. Perhaps you've been in a relationship so long that the fire has started to die out. At that point, one or both of you … [Read more...]

How To Start a Community Theater

Steps for Starting a Community Theater Learning how to start a community theater involves a lot more than just learning how perform a play. In fact, there is a lot on the business and organization side of starting a community theater … [Read more...]

How to Spray Paint Your Truck

Instructions for Spray Painting a Truck There are a lot of hobbyists out there who like to do things themselves. For the automobile enthusiasts, there is nothing like the satisfaction of painting your own truck. Having a custom … [Read more...]

How to Speak to an Angry Person

Coping With Angry People An angry individual draws the attention of everyone in the room. Their anger become "a scene". When you are the one confronted with this angry outburst, you may not know what to say or do. At this point, you … [Read more...]

How To Get Rid Of Skunk Smells

Tips For Removing Skunk Smells It's a classic scene. You walk around a corner in the middle of the night and stumble upon a skunk. The skunk is cornered and surprised. Your dog starts barking. The next thing you know, the skunk is … [Read more...]

How to Sing Karaoke

Tips for Singing Karaoke Who doesn’t want to be a rock star? There is something about standing in front of a crowd, belting out the tunes, and receiving applause for your greatness. Yeah, right. Karaoke is not about being great. It i … [Read more...]

How to Simplify Your Life

How to Make Your Life Simpler Life can be stressful at times, and this day-to-day tension can lead to relationship difficulties and even health problems. That’s why it’s important to learn how to simplify your life. According to a … [Read more...]

How To Care For Shin Splints

Shin Splint Treatment Tips The term "shin splints" refers to acute pain in the central part of a person's shins. This condition is common to those who run or a jump a lot. Running or jumping on a hard surface often cause shin splints. … [Read more...]

How To Set Up A Podcast

Tips for Setting Up a Podcast The Internet allows people from all over the globe to share their ideas and opinions with one another. One of the best ways to do this is through Podcasting, and it’s not as difficult as you might t … [Read more...]

How to Self Publish a Comic Book

Comic Book Self Publishing Tips Attention, true believer! If you want to share your creativity with the world, this article will provide tips on how to self publish a comic book. Anyone can do it, but just be sure to temper your … [Read more...]

How Often to Get Screened for Cholesterol

How To Know When To Get Your Cholesterol Checked Most people look at cholesterol as something which makes our life more difficult. Actually, we not only need to keep our cholesterol levels from rising too high; we need cholesterol to … [Read more...]

How to Save Money on Batteries

Ways to Save Money on Batteries Between television remotes, video game controllers and other electronic devices, most people spend far more on batteries each year than they would like. This doesn’t have to be the case, however, e … [Read more...]

How to Get Satellite Television

Satellite TV Tips Thanks to satellite television companies, customers no longer have to rely on a handful of channels for their entertainment. These days, hundreds of television channels are available for a reasonable monthly fee, and … [Read more...]

How to Run a Marathon

Running a Marathon Running a marathon is more than just ‘running faster than everyone else’. Marathons are grueling events that can tax even the most dedicated runner. Besides the training, you have to know how to pace yourself, det … [Read more...]

How to Tell a Rooster from a Hen

Differences Between Roosters and Hens People new to the chicken business sometimes have a hard time telling their hens from a rooster. It's not quite as cut-and-dried as it is with many other animals. There are several methods for … [Read more...]

How to Keep Roaches Out of your Apartment

Cockroach Control Tips People living in apartments are constantly on the lookout for roaches. Even if you get rid of an existing roach problem, there must be roaches living in nearby apartments. Like the War on Drugs, the battle is … [Read more...]

How to Repair a Bad Credit Rating

Repairing Credit Tips Getting healthy credit requires a three step process. One, stop acquiring any more debt. Two, get rid of your outstanding debts. Assuming you are taking steps to get your debt under control, then you can move on … [Read more...]

How to Rent a Private Island

8 Tips for Renting Private Islands We all enjoy taking a vacation from time to time, but have you ever considered taking one on your own private island? There are literally hundreds available for rent around the globe, and this … [Read more...]

How to Remove a Sty from Your Eyelid

Treating, Preventing and Curing A Sty A sty is small pimple which arises on the eyelid. It is caused by the infection of the sebaceous glands on the lids of the eyes. These infections generally are caused by the presence of a … [Read more...]

How to Get Out of Debt

Tips For Reducing Your Debt When you are in debt, it seems like you are in a hole too deep to dig out of. That isn't true, though you are going to have to practice discipline you might not be used to practicing. Reducing your debt … [Read more...]

How to Get Signed to a Record Label

Getting a Record Contract - Tips and Facts Who doesn’t want to be a music star? They get fame, money, live in really big houses near the beach, have collections of cars, and get to perform in front of thousands of fans. But they d … [Read more...]

How to Recognize the Signs of a Heart Attack

9 Signs of a Heart Attack The number one killer in the United States is coronary heart disease. Each year, over one million people suffer a heart attack, and half of those will be fatal. Of fatal heart attack victims, half die … [Read more...]

How to Create a Reading List

Reading Plan Tips Most people like the idea of being well read. The problem is there seems to be an endless supply of interesting books to read. Most people don't have the time to research what these books might be, much less being … [Read more...]

How to Read Tire Sizes

Reading Tire Sizes and Ratings Knowing how to read tire sizes on your car's tires is important, so you'll know which tire size to buy the next time your vehicle requires new tires. Reading tire sizes might seem like reading Chinese if … [Read more...]

How to Read Tea Leaves

Reading Tea Leaves There are many methods to fortune telling. Practicing fortune tellers use items such as the traditional crystal ball, tarot cards, rune casting, palm reading, and astrology to predict the future. Another method to … [Read more...]

How to Read a Stock Market Ticker

Reading Stock Market Tickers Everyone has at least a passing interest in the way the stock market works. That interest may be little more than a desire to know what "all those crazy letters and numbers" on a stock market ticker … [Read more...]

How to Purchase a Book Online

Where to Buy Books Online Learn how to purchase a book online in a number of different interesting formats. I'll try to stick with the most legitimate and safest means of purchasing books on the internet, so you don't have to worry … [Read more...]

How to Provide Great Customer Service

Advice for Providing Great Customer Service Everyone has experienced bad customer service at one time or another. Whether it is on the phone or at a service desk, the experience no doubt left a really bad impression of the company … [Read more...]

How to Protect Yourself from Pickpockets

How To Prevent Crime We've all heard the horror stories about travel in Europe. "Don't worry about being shot, but the pickpockets are everywhere." Nothing ruins a vacation more quickly than having all of your valuables stolen. Not … [Read more...]

How to Protect Your Child from Online Predators

6 Steps You Can Take to Protect Your Child From Online Predators The Internet is a wonderful learning tool for your child. It is like a trip to the library, allowing the child access to vast amounts of reading knowledge. Sites such as … [Read more...]

How to Prevent Corns on Your Feet

8 Ways To Prevent Corns Corns are extremely painful. I've had one in my life and I have made sure that I will never have another. A corn is a toughened area of skin, quite small, which rubs against the bone and causes pain when we … [Read more...]

How to Run for Local Political Office

13 Tips On Running For Local Political Office So you want to run for office. You're tired of the local amateurs fouling things up. You know that a couple of the issues need your personal attention. The problem is, you have no idea how … [Read more...]

How to Play Poker

Learn How to Play Poker Throughout history there have been a number of card games, from bridge to faro, but none have achieved the popularity of the game called poker. Poker is one of the most popular card games that you can play … [Read more...]

How to Plan a Family Reunion

Planning a Family Reunion Guide This may be your first year planning a reunion, or maybe you are taking over the responsibilities from another relative. In either case, you will need to know how to plan a family reunion. Staying … [Read more...]

How to Pick Cabinet Hinges

Tips for Picking Cabinet Hinges Repairing or redesigning cabinets can be a satisfying way to improve home décor. There are many options when selecting a set of hinges that will match new cabinets or provide greater utility than the … [Read more...]

How to Give Your Pet Oral Medication

6 Tips For Giving a Pet Medicine One of the most taxing ordeals is trying to give your animals medicine. They don't understand ingesting something that doesn't taste good to them. So naturally, your animal resists your attempts to … [Read more...]

How Long Does It Take to Get Pap Smear Results

How And Why To Have A Pap Smear It usually takes around two weeks for a doctor to get the results of a Pap smear back from the lab. It isn't odd for the test results to take a week or two longer, but I would call after two weeks to … [Read more...]

How to Paint with Oils

Instructions for Painting With Oils There are millions of artists all across the world who want to paint just like the old masters such as Rembrandt, Monet, or even Van Gogh. Museums and galleries are full of beautiful works … [Read more...]

How to Paint with Acrylics

Painting With Acrylics Guide Young artists often learn how to paint with acrylics, because acrylic painting is easy to learn. Acrylic paints dry quickly and are resistant to the effects of water once dry, though acrylics can be … [Read more...]

How to Override a Veto

How many votes does it take to override a veto? With a Republican in the White House and the Democrats controlling Congress these days, the possibility of a presidential veto becomes much more likely. Whenever a veto happens, people … [Read more...]

How to Find and Use an Online Dating Site

Online Dating Tips In the early days of the internet, online dating carried a certain social stigma. That is no longer the case. Online dating is a billion dollar industry, with dozens and dozens of established dating services. For … [Read more...]

How to Obtain My SAT Scores

Tips for Obtaining Your SAT Scores The SAT is one of the most important tests a high school student can take. It can get you into the right universities and qualify you for various grants and scholarships. SAT no longer stands for … [Read more...]

How to Start Your Own Not For Profit Corporation

Starting A Nonprofit Corporation Tips Have you always dreamed of "bettering the world"? Do you have a pet cause you would like to do something about? Would you like to leave a legacy behind you? You might consider starting a "not for … [Read more...]

How to Make a Toast

Tips for Making a Toast Knowing how to make a toast is a valuable social skill which can assist you in a number of situations. From weddings to dinner parties, knowing how to make a toast will allow you to memorably express your … [Read more...]

How to Make a Low Budget Movie

Tips For Making Low Budget Movies If you want to make a low budget movie, there are a number of steps which you can follow to get the best results. Who knows? With some hard work and a little luck, maybe you’ll crank out the next El M … [Read more...]

How to Make a Hair Bow

Instructions for Making a Hair Bow Every parent who has ever had a daughter knows that girls like pretty little bows in the hair. They can be such a cute little accent that matches any outfit. Hair bows come in variety of shapes and … [Read more...]

How to Make a Fur Suit

Steps for Making a Fur Suit Whether it is a Halloween costume for your kids, a mascot costume for school or something to wear to the New Year’s Eve party, a fur suit can be a fun project. A fur suit can be as elaborate as you want w … [Read more...]

How to Make Extra Money

Ways to Make Extra Money Learn how to make extra money to help pay the bills or pay down your credit card debts in this bad economy. People assume they are locked into their job and that there's no other way to make extra cash in this … [Read more...]

How to Learn to Waltz

How to Dance the Waltz Study how to learn to waltz from the following steps, which should teach you the basic concepts and foot movements. Practice to waltz in front of a mirror, so you'll get the footwork down before you try waltzing … [Read more...]

How to Learn Calligraphy

Learning Calligraphy Guide Calligraphy is a beautiful art form of writing that is widely used in everything from announcements, invitations, certificates and other forms or both personal and professional nature. It can be a way to … [Read more...]

How to Launch a Small Business

Steps for Launching a Small Business If you’re tired of working for someone else, it may be time to learn how to launch a small business. With the success of the Internet, almost anyone can launch a business for very little money. A … [Read more...]

How to Know if Something Is an Urban Legend

Signs of an Urban Legend Urban legends can range from the plausible to the absolutely ridiculous. However, in the age of the Internet, these stories can spread like wildfire and sow confusion and doubt amidst a sometimes gullible … [Read more...]

How to Know if Someone Is Lying

Tips For Catching Liars Parents often face the prospect of whether their child is lying to them. A husband or wife might believe their spouse is lying to them. But though you might suspect that a loved one is lying to you, it's often … [Read more...]

How to Know When a Relationship Is Over

Signs That It's Over It's hard knowing when to get out. Maybe your partner is putting crazy demands on the relationship and you're having trouble deciding to leave. Or maybe you think your lover wants out, but is stringing you along … [Read more...]

How to Know if My Dog Is Ill

Signs that Your Dog is Sick Since my dog can’t tell me what’s wrong, one of the most important things I ever did as a pet owner was to learn how to know if my dog is ill. If not properly treated, a dog’s illness can rapidly become wor … [Read more...]

How to Know if My Dog Has Heartworms

Signs that Your Dog has Heartworms “How do I know if my dog has heartworms?” As a former veterinarian’s assistant, I used to hear that question all the time. Luckily, the answer is a simple one. Knowing if your dog has heartworms … [Read more...]

How to Know if You’re an Alcoholic

Signs of Alcoholism Learning how to know if you're an alcoholic is the first step to beating an alcohol addiction. Like many addictions, alcoholism can sneak up on a person. What begins as social drinking or perhaps binge drinking … [Read more...]

How to Kill Fleas

Tips For Finding and Killing Fleas Finding fleas isn't too hard. They usually find you and your animals. Fleas are sensitive to the vibrations of larger animals walking. They wait in grass or in carpet, jumping on passing animals in … [Read more...]

How to Keep Roaches Out of My House

Keeping Roaches Out of Your House Let’s be honest here. Roaches are nasty little creatures. They crawl all over your stuff and hide in all those areas that are hard to reach. It’s not just that roaches are creepy with those long ant … [Read more...]

How to Jump Start a Car

Tips for Jump Starting a Car You know that feeling. You are in a hurry and you have to be somewhere soon so you get in your car, turn your key and…nothing. It won’t start. That is when that feeling of doom settles into the pit of you … [Read more...]

How to Join the French Foreign Legion

Tips For Joining The French Foreign Legion Are you looking for a life of honor and adventure? Maybe you’re looking for a fresh start? If either one of these describe you, then you might be interested in learning how to join the French … [Read more...]

How to Join the ACLU

Contributing to the ACLU The American Civil Liberties Union has been around since 1920, and is best known as the organization that provides legal assistance to people who feel their civil rights have been violated. Before deciding … [Read more...]

How to Ace Your Next Job Interview

Job Interview Tips We all hate a job interview. I guess there may be that strange individual out there who loves winning over a skeptical potential employer, or just loves performing for anyone. This is a rare gift, if that's the … [Read more...]

How to Install Windows Vista

Installing Windows Vista Tips With the roll out of Microsoft Windows Vista, the whole world is going to have to learn to install a new operating system. If you're like me, this is like pulling teeth. You may not want to have to … [Read more...]

How to Install a Sun Roof

Steps for Installing a Sun Roof If your car does not have a sunroof, don’t resign yourself to the dark. You can have a sunroof easier than you think. This is a do-it-yourself project that most people can do. You can get a sunroof k … [Read more...]

How to Know if You Have Hard Water or Soft Water

Hard and Soft Water The best way to tell whether water is hard or soft is the soapy factor. Soap and toothpaste do not lather up as quickly in hard water as in soft. Hard water contains all manner of insoluble minerals. A list of … [Read more...]

How to Handle the Emotional Strain of Debt

Tips For Coping With Debt Related Stress It's easy to get into debt. All of us want what we want. If we see something we've always wanted, we buy it. But if a person wants more than his or her money resources, debt can stack up … [Read more...]

How to Grow Phlomis

Caring for Phlomis Phlomis is a genus of about 100 species of herbaceous plants, perennials, and shrubs that belong to the mint family Lamiaceae. Phlomis are all native to the Mediterranean region and spreading east across central … [Read more...]

How to Get a Green Card

GreenCard Advice Numerous foreigners come to this country for various reasons. Some come here to work, while others come here in the hopes of finding a better life. There are four basic legal statuses for whether you can live in the … [Read more...]

How to Spot the Signs of Gout

How To Spot The Signs Of Gout If one of your joints is experiencing sudden excruciating pain, you may be suffering from gout. One of the common symptoms of gout is a sudden inflammation of one of your big toes. This is the initial … [Read more...]

How to Be a Good Husband

Be a team player. When you were single, you could focus on your needs entirely. Now that you're in a partnership, that just isn't going to work. Sometimes you have to think about the family and the marriage before you think about … [Read more...]

How to Get Your Wife Back After a Divorce

Advice for Getting Your Wife Back A divorce can be a painful and ugly affair. It can cause turmoil in kids, split up property, and cause bitter resentment. But, through one reason or another, what if you come to realize that a … [Read more...]

How to Get on Wheel Of Fortune

Getting on the Wheel of Fortune Everybody loves Wheel of Fortune! From spinning the big wheel to just spending time with hosts Pat Sajak and Vanna White, it’s not surprising that it’s America’s longest-running syndicated television ga … [Read more...]

How to Get a Tattoo

Tips for Getting a Tattoo Tattoos are a popular form of personal expression. They are a way for you to make a statement or to use as a memento to something significant. They are also permanent. Tattoos can be applied to just about … [Read more...]

How to Get Rid of Stretch Marks

Stretch Mark Treatments Whenever the skin becomes overstretched, the collagen fibers in the middle layer of the skin can become damaged. They pull apart from one another, leaving a groove or stretch mark on the skin. Stretch marks … [Read more...]

How to Get Rid of Spyware

Preventing Spyware Tips Spyware sucks. They are small programs made by advertising and market research companies that want to know what you are up to online so they can sell you stuff. You may have heard these programs referred to … [Read more...]

How to Get Rid of Razor Burn

Getting Rid of Razor Burn The question of "how to get rid of razor burn" is question people who are just learning to shave or those have been doing it half their lives might ask. Both men and women need to know how to get rid of the … [Read more...]

How to Get Rid Of Moles

Getting Rid of Moles Moles can be a real nuisance for any lawn or garden. Sure, they may be kinda cute and fuzzy but that may change after you break your ankle by stepping in one of their tunnels. Moles can leave behind large … [Read more...]

How to Get Rid of Mice

Using Mice Traps and Other Mice Tips You hear them late at night when all is quiet; the padding of their tiny feet, the scratching and scurrying noises overhead and in the walls. At first you think it may be a branch from a nearby … [Read more...]

How to Get Rid of Hickeys

Tips for Removing and Hiding Hickeys Even if you are one of those people who believe that no self-respecting person would ever let anyone give them a hickey, you do need to know how to get rid of them, or at least reduce their … [Read more...]

How to Get Rid of Freckles

Treating and Preventing Freckles It’s just like with your hair. If it is curly, you want straight. If it is thick, you want sleek. If it is dark, you want it blonde. This “grass is always greener” mentality applies to skin as well. T … [Read more...]

How to Get Rid of Flies

Getting Rid of Flies Tips Flies are vexing creatures. How is it that the buzzing beasts seem to know when you are after them? The same fly can flit on an around a table next to you for an hour, but the second you grab something to … [Read more...]

How to Get Rid of Cooking Smells

Advice for Getting Rid of Cooking Smells Knowing how to get rid of cooking smells is an important skill if you want to be a whiz in the kitchen. Otherwise, that exotic dish you made on Tuesday will still be lingering in the air on … [Read more...]