Learning Languages Online

5 Tips for Learning Languages Online

Learning languages is like a long-distance run. It is necessary to put a lot of effort and time into it in order to achieve results. Fortunately, new technologies are on our side and now we can access online resources any time of the day, at any place on the planet …

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How the Internet can Improve Your Essay Writing

While the Internet has been blamed for everything, from the reported decline of the traditional publishing industry to poor literacy, it can also be a valuable tool for becoming a better writer. The Internet – and particularly the World Wide Web – provides everyday people with the ability to broadcast their talents, network with like-minded people and find an audience.



Maintaining a blog can be a great way of encouraging yourself to write regularly, especially if you have an audience to write for. Most people’s first foray into blogging takes the form of an online diary or journal for their friends. Just make sure you keep any incriminating and personally identifiable information out, or that you set the blog to private.

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Tips for a Successful Second Year of College

A student’s second year of college means making lots of decisions about majors, careers, and many other aspects of a student’s life. Making sure everything is in order as soon as possible can help prevent students from having to extend the amount of time spent in college, which can cost tens of thousands of dollars in student loan debt and personal finances.

Create and Refine a Degree Plan

Also known as a four year plan or graduation plan, a degree plan helps students stay on track by visually organizing all of a student’s required classes. This plan can also help students see in advance that an extra quarter, semester, or year of schooling is required in order to complete all of the school’s necessary graduation requirements.

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After deciding on a major during the first year of college, a student should sit down with the school’s course catalog and determine when classes can be and need to be taken. Students should also take into account jobs, internships, studying abroad, and other necessary time commitments when creating this plan and make sure that these are all taken into account when determining a course load.

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Help Your Student Ace the SAT/SHSAT

The competition to get into top schools or even state school has grown considerably in the past few years. Students can be anxious, worried or ill-prepared for these standardized tests.

Student Blogging Tips – How to Improve Readership and Blog Traffic

In order for a blog to be successful, it needs to have a strong reader base. Otherwise, there won’t be anyone around to click on the ads or buy the products that are for sale. It is difficult to improve traffic and readership on a blog, but definitely not impossible. It just takes a lot of time and perseverance. Blogging really can bring in a steady stream of income once steady blog traffic has been achieved.

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Post Blog Content Regularly

One way to improve blog traffic is to post content regularly. People are more likely to subscribe to RSS feeds and bookmark a blog when they see that the blog is updated consistently. Also, people are more likely to link back to the blog and share the posts on social networking sites when there are new things to talk about all the time.

Try to post something new on the blog every day, and if the resources are available, more. The blog posts don’t have to be long either. The most successful blogs have multiple contributors and have new posts three to five times a day. Solo bloggers should try to spread posts out throughout the day for the most blog traffic.

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Tips on Writing a Good Speech

There are times in our lives when we need to write a speech. The most obvious time would be when we get married and address the guests. However, there are also other times when we have to do public speaking, perhaps for a job or university work and it is not always easy knowing how to write it well.

Keeping it sounding fairly natural is one of the most important things for speech writing. You do not want to take out your personality as not only will it feel awkward when you give the speech, but it will just not sound like you. Therefore if you are naturally funny, make it funny but if not, then do not try to add in humour. Humour is difficult anyway as everyone finds different things funny and you can risk offending or just not appealing to certain members of the audience. Make sure that you are careful.

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Also ensure that you pitch it correctly at a level suitable for your audience. You would speak to a young child differently to your parent, for example, so think about who is there and how you can make your speech interesting for them as well as making sure that everyone will be able to understand it.

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