Articles by Mihaela Mot

How to make your short holiday seem longer

Holidays are essential for a healthy mind and a healthy body. Studies have shown that doing the exact same things over and over again numb your brain and lower your moral. The monotony and the routine are the greatest enemies of happiness. We all need to take some time off from our stressing jobs, from our daily chores and from the tiresome lack of variety.Unfortunately we are all destined to work more and party less. That is why we should spend very carefully the little time we have for recreation... continue reading

Social bookmarking

Social bookmarking means saving the web addresses of the sites you want to remember into online sources. There are quite a few websites that offer such a service. Among them there are the web's most visited sites like yahoo or digg.For as long as I can remember I used to bookmark the websites I liked or needed, to easily return to them whenever I had to. In the past I used the browser to do this but it got messy after a while as I always had quite a lot of bookmarks and there was no search... continue reading

What is RSS?

RSS is a protocol based on XML used for syndicating and aggregating Web content; in fact RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication. In simpler words it is a fast method to get content from different web sources (like news items, blog posts, comments and messages on forums etc) and either read it in a RSS client or directly displaying it onto your own site.The beauty of it is that you no longer need to go to the site to see if there is anything new there but instead, your software checks it regularly... continue reading

The funniest thing happened today....

...we tried to order Chinese food and they told us they do not have rice, not one kind and asked us kindly to order something else!Chinese restaurants not serving rice... I never imagined I would ever hear this.It's like Dreamstime telling people: "We do not have images today. Not even thumbs. Could you please just browse the pages and only read the keywords and description"... continue reading

Blogging about blogging

So, who else wants to know what a Blog is anyway?I've done my share of Internet research over the past couple of days trying to come up with an answer to the above question. And though it seem to be no unified definition for this concept I managed to come up with some interesting facts and conclusions about this subject. Here I go.A blog is a journal managed and published on the web and intended for public consumption. The term "blog" is in fact a shortened version for "web log" and was accidentally... continue reading

Stock photography that blogs

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