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Best Family Beach Vacation

  » Travel


Describe your best family beach vacation. I have been fortunate to experience some great family beach vacations and was asked to guest author them here: http://www.bestvacationwithkids.com/locations/best-family-beach-vacation-locations/

Tip Credibility: 12


submitted by allen-douglas 2015-02-17 10:39:10 am    

CAPX files for Construct 2

  » Games & Recreation


I am working on game programming with a program called Construct 2. I needed some game examples to get started. I found some great example CAPX files for Construct 2 here: http://www.constructgame.com/construct2-elements/construct-2-example-game-capx/

Tip Credibility: 6


submitted by allen-douglas 2014-11-12 10:08:47 pm    

Which is the best tablet for kids?

  » Computers & Internet


With the recent release of the Amazon Fire HD Kids Edition, we were looking for all the specs for tablets that are good for kids. Found them here: http://kidsgiftsearch.com/Gift-Articles/best-tablet-for-kids.html

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by allen-douglas 2014-11-12 10:03:40 pm    

Post Your LEGO creations online

  » Games & Recreation


Found a place to post LEGO creations online. It is easy to post images and write about your brick creation and post. There are also LEGO groups to share ideas. http://www.brickcommunity.com/

Tip Credibility: 5


submitted by allen-douglas 2014-11-12 09:59:55 pm    

How to Save Money on a Disney Vacation

  » Travel


If you do not have a car, you can have food delivered from several local services. They charge you the price they paid from the grocery, plus 10-15% shopping fee, plus you should tip 10%. They will even use coupons. A case of water is less than $10!

Tip Credibility: 5


submitted by allen-douglas 2011-07-22 08:16:53 pm    

Tips For Preparing Kids to Go Back to School

  » Science & Mathematics


Help kids heading back to school. Parents and teachers get school subject info for back to school at: Math: www2.ed.gov/parents/academic/help/math/math.pdf Science: http://sciencewithkids.com Reading: www2.ed.gov/parents/academic/help/hyc.html

Tip Credibility: 5


submitted by allen-douglas 2011-07-20 04:01:26 pm    

How to choose internet domain name

  » Computers & Internet


I tend to avoid the dashes as well in the url. Associate the domain name with the keywords you are targeting for the website by using the Google keyword tool. Target keyword monthly search volume between 2000 and 4000 for easiest results.

Tip Credibility: 5


submitted by allen-douglas 2011-07-20 06:47:55 am    

Stop Losing Money from a Home Swimming Pool

  » Home & Garden


Evaporation creates the largest money loss in home swimming pools. Not only is the water expensive, but if the water is heated the heat also is lost during evaporation. When the new colder water is added it must be heated.

Tip Credibility: 9


submitted by allen-douglas 2011-07-20 06:40:43 am    

Save Money Sealing Driveway Cracks

  » Home & Garden


Water entering driveway cracks can lead to big problems and costly repairs. Seal your driveway cracks every year. Water will cause subgrade (base) problems with support of the driveway and in cold climates the freeze-thaw expansion will cause damage.

Tip Credibility: 9


submitted by allen-douglas 2011-07-20 06:23:15 am    

Success Affiliates Programs Newbies.

  » Business & Finance


My best affiliate sales result from detailed articles showing how to do something with an affiliate link to purchase the product.

Tip Credibility: 5


submitted by allen-douglas 2010-05-13 03:36:30 pm    

How to Upgrade the U.S. Transportation system to the 21st Century

  » Cars & Transportation


The dual mode system would allow electric cars to travel on the existing road system. Electric cars are limited by their range (battery life). Dual mode rail will recharge the batteries as the cars travel long distances at a high safe speed.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by allen-douglas 2010-05-11 09:02:17 pm    

How to Upgrade the U.S. Transportation system to the 21st Century

  » Cars & Transportation


The modern interstate system is now approaching 60 years old (retirement age). A dual mode transportation system could replace our aging system and be integrated easily. A dual mode system allows electric cars to ride on an electrified rail - 150 mph.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by allen-douglas 2010-05-11 08:57:20 pm    

How to Save Money on a Disney Vacation

  » Travel


Eat your largest meal at lunch. The prices are much better. For example, you can eat at Le Cellier at EPCOT for around $20 for lunch (1 adult). Dinner is over $35. The food at Disney is a big reason to go. Eat well, but save some money.

Tip Credibility: 6


submitted by allen-douglas 2010-05-11 08:51:48 pm    

How to Save Money on a Disney Vacation

  » Travel


If you fly and plan to stay on Disney property, use the free Magic Express bus service from Orlando International to your hotel room. You save the cost of a rental car or a taxi from the airport to the hotel. Disney Transportation is good.

Tip Credibility: 5


submitted by allen-douglas 2010-05-11 08:48:04 pm    

Will the Electric Car bring REAL change?

  » Cars & Transportation


The problem with electric cars, particularly in cold climate, is battery life resulting in range of the vehicle. We need to look at the next technology, the dual mode system. A electrified super highway that recharges your electric car as you drive.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by allen-douglas 2010-05-11 08:43:12 pm    


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