Skip to main content

Posts

Nigeria: Independence Anniversary Should Unify Nigerians - Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari said this morning that Nigeria's 61st Independence Anniversary should not only serve as a reminder of the day the British handed over the reins of power to Nigerians, but a day that also unified the people from all ethnic groups, religions and regions. The president said this in his broadcast to the nation as part of activities marking the Independence Anniversary of the country. He said all hands were on deck for 1st of October 1960 to happen as East, West, North came together to celebrate freedom. President Buhari said most Nigerians still maintained the spirit of 1st October despite the challenges being faced as a nation. "It is due to this collective attitude that Nigeria doggedly continues to remain a united and indivisible nation," he said. The President said the past 18 months had been some of the most difficult periods in the history of Nigeria because of COVID-19 pandemic. "Our original priorities for 2020 were to continue stabilis
Recent posts

Five Ways to Improve your Site's Ranking (SEO)

Follow these suggestions to improve your search engine optimization (SEO) and watch your website rise the ranks to the top of search-engine results. 1. Publish Relevant, Authoritative Content Quality, authoritative content is the number one driver of your search engine rankings and there is no substitute for great content. Quality content created specifically for your intended user increases site traffic, which improves your site's authority and relevance. Fine-tune your web writing skills and present yourself as an authority on the topic you are writing about. Keywords Identify and target a specific keyword phrase for each authoritative content page on your website. Think about how your reader might search for that specific page with search terms like: online masters in engineering management what is biomedical engineering? title IX education resources photographing northern lights how to apply for scholarships? when is the FAFSA deadline? what is the difference between engineerin

How Does Google AdSense Code Work?

It sounds simple; get people to click ads on a Web page and make money. Website owners around the world do that daily using AdSense, a tool that Google makes available to anyone. If you'd like to join the action and make money using AdSense, you'll need to add a short block of code to the pages on your blog or website. How AdSense Works AdSense helps advertisers by getting people to visit their websites. For example, when you place AdSense code on one of your Web pages, that code generates ads on your page. When a site visitor clicks an ad, that's one more potential customer for the advertiser -- and for you, the code logs that click and credits your AdSense account. The amount that you make per click varies depending on the advertiser whose ad you display. After the money in your AdSense account reaches a certain threshold, Google sends you a payment. As of January 2013, your payment threshold is $100 if your reporting currency is the U.S. dollar. View a summary of your es

Why Won't YouTube Let Me Monetize My Video?

YouTube will not let you monetize your video with AdSense if you do not first meet several guidelines. To monetize your video, you must be at least 18 years old, your video content must be advertiser-friendly, your video must use self-created content or have commercial permissions and your video content must comply with YouTube's Terms of Service and Community Guidelines. Additionally, if your account is not in good standing or has been previously disabled for monetization due to previous violation of any of these guidelines, you won't be able to monetize any videos on your channel. Age Requirement If you are not 18 years old or older, YouTube will classify you as an underage publisher and will not allow you to monetize your video with AdSense. If you are rejected for this reason, you will receive an email from YouTube asking you to verify your age. If you are 18 or older and receive this email, you can follow the email's instructions to verify that you are 18 or older and

PayPal announces new savings account as part of app redesign

PayPal PayPal Holdings Inc. continues to broaden its ambitions beyond payments with the planned launch of a new savings account. Gallery: How To Protect Your Financial Information From ‘Data Hungry’ Apps You Use for Social Media, Shopping and More (GOBankingRates) As part of an app redesign, PayPal will roll out an in-app savings account without monthly fees or minimum-balance requirements, the company announced Tuesday. The account, provided in partnership with Synchrony Bank will have a 0.40% annual percentage yield (APY). Users will be able to move money between the account and their PayPal balances. Executives at PayPal have been vocal recently about plans to build a “super-app,” which is a term often used to reference apps like China’s WeChat and Alipay that bundle payments, financial tools and other services together in a single hub. The company already rolled out the ability for users to buy, sell and hold cryptocurrencies within the PayPal app, and Chief Executive Dan Schulman

Why your PayPal money is on hold or pending, and how to resolve the issue

PayPal puts money on hold to help ensure the platform is safe to use for both buyers and sellers. Your PayPal money  might be on hold if you're a new seller or your account has been inactive. To help release funds faster, add tracking information to your orders or print a shipping label via PayPal. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Loading Something is loading. PayPal is a convenient platform for small business owners to collect payment for their goods and services in a secure manner.  Sometimes, PayPal will put funds on hold for up to 21 days to ensure there is enough money in your account should any issues arise with the order. There are several reasons why a payment may be on hold, and ways for sellers to expedite the release of funds.  Here's everything you need to know. Why does PayPal put payments on hold? PayPal notes that the company puts payments on hold to help ensure that the platform is safe and secure for both buyers and sellers. Although

Google will BLOCK Gmail, Google Maps, and YouTube on some older Android phones tomorrow

Google has confirmed that thousands of older Android handsets will be blocked from its app tomorrow September 27 2021.This article contains affiliate links, we may receive a commission on any sales we generate from it. Learn more If you're still carrying around an older smartphone – running a very old version of Android – unfortunately, it's probably time to upgrade. That's because Google will block all users from signing-in with their Google Account on these ageing devices from tomorrow, September 27. This change is set to cause a slew of popular apps, from Google Maps to YouTube, to immediately stop working. WhatsApp won't be impacted by the change since it abandoned the ageing version of Android last year. So who needs to worry about these essential smartphone apps breaking tomorrow morning? Well, anyone with a smartphone powered by Android 2.3 will be impacted by the change, Google has confirmed. The mobile operating system, launched under the "Gingerbread"