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The Best WordPress Hosts I’ve Tried

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So, if you’re into blogging and wondering which are the best WordPress hosts out there, you’ll find a ton of information on Google. Most of which are great. A few are skewed. I personally have tried a bunch of them during my ten years of blogging and can honestly say that I’m never happy with most of the ones I tried. Few are awesome, some are okay, and most are crap. Thought...

Harsh Agrawal on What 10 Years of Blogging Taught Him (Podcast)

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If you’re into blogging you probably know him already. Harsh is the superstar of blogging in India today! And he’s someone I’ve been watching for the last ten years or so. The growth he has achieved with ShoutMeLoud.com is truly commendable. Harsh, as usual in his candid, honest approach reveals everything! Listen to this hour and a few minutes podcast. If you’re a blogger...

How Jagoinvestor Became one Among the Leading Personal Finance Blogs in India (Podcast)

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If you’ve searched anything related to personal finance on Google, it’s very likely that you’ve come across Jagoinvestor.com – a leading personal finance blog in India. In this interview, I talk to Manish Chauhan, the Co-Founder of Jagoinvestor.com. He talks about his journey from being a techie at Yahoo!, quitting his job, launching the blog and finally running a full...

2019 in Review!

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I sooo want to say “boy, time flies” but that’d be a cliche, so here goes. 2020 is here and the even number OCD in me can’t hold the excitement. So, here’s a wrap up of what I can remember from 2019 that made it awesome. Back to India So, I moved back to India with my family in 2017 end. It’s been two years now and things have soared up like anything during...

My dirty little secret to keep away from spam emails

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Has it ever happened to you that you signed up for some app or web service, only to get spam emails from unsolicited sources, soon after? I try all kinds of new apps that get launched and face this issue all the time. Last day, I tried to check my CIBIL score on a third party aggregator site. I should’ve guessed but soon after trying the app, I started getting spam emails from other...

Here’s why your Facebook feed sucks

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Seeing updates from people you don’t even know? You’re not alone. Facebook had several algorithm updates (stuff by which it figures out what you like and don’t) over the last couple of months and apparently, things have become worse than getting better, at least for most of us. But it’s not entirely Facebook’s fault, you can fix it yourself with these little smart...

Why I left Google – Ex-Googler speaks out

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To many of us, it is a dream job. Something you aspire for. After all, who doesn’t want to work with the biggest company (everybody knows) today? All those perks, benefits, free time, free food and work culture (that is apparently a case study at other companies) and the proud status of being a “Googler” is what many of us look to as “the” thing to achieve in life. Well, the silly valley culture...

Discover Fun New Things To Do, The Social Way with Yayplanner

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You know that feeling when you’ve seen it all and everything goes in loops? With an overload of social media content, the chances of hitting a burn out situation is very likely these days. I for once, know that I need to take a break sometimes from all that clutter and take a walk on the beach. I know that’s what I need, but never do it. Call it lack of motivation or setting priorities right, it...