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How to Make Your Website Load Faster

Written by 9rules Blog on September 22, 2014

Website loading time is a crucial factor in satisfying your users. We already know that the average online user has a short attention span, and that also includes a short fuse for page loading times. According to KISSmetrics, the average Internet user will leave a website if a page doesn’t load within 6 to 10 seconds.

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If your website is so bogged down with features that you may think enhance its looks and user experience, think again. If it takes more than 10 seconds to load, then you might be missing out on a huge chunk of readers, not to mention sales or earnings from traffic. (more…)

How ‘Lungs in a Box’ Could Change Transplants Forever

Written by 9rules Blog on September 15, 2014

Technology has impacted our lives in ways more significant than making communication easier and more enjoyable. The health technology sector, in particular, has saved many lives, perhaps changing even more in positive ways. In the recently concluded Apple keynote, for example, the iOS 8 HealthKit highlights the integration of technology in our lives to improve health and well-being.

But Apple is not the only tech company jumping into the health business, with FitBit and other fitness gadgets being popular these days. More importantly, however, are the advances being made in organ transplants, which have saved countless lives. (more…)

The Secrets to Captivating Social Media Content

Written by 9rules Blog on August 24, 2014

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In social media, engagement is key to a successful connection with followers. And you can only achieve this if you are regularly sharing quality content.

Social media content to be considered top quality goes beyond the manner it is written. It is all about imparting a strong message that people can learn from and use to enrich their lives on a daily basis. It has to be something valuable and captivating in order to gain a wider audience.

Aidan Cassidy, a city councilman in North Carolina and social media expert, shares tips on how to make your social media content rise above the noise. He pointed out that you need to know first where your target market hang out often and find out what they normally talk about. From here, you can create content that would encourage them to respond by sharing their views or giving feedback. (more…)

How to Make Sure Your Blog Revenue Goes Down

Written by 9rules Blog on August 22, 2014

Blogging is mainly about writing content that your readers will find useful and valuable. Whether a post is about practical tips, or it is a thoughtful piece, the important thing is that any visitor to your blog finds it worth his while. Even better, you want that visitor to keep coming back.

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While there are bloggers who blog “just because” and don’t really care about whether they earn money or not, it cannot be denied that blog revenue is always welcome. There are many ways to make money blogging, and one of the main methods is via ads.

While you can have considerable blog revenue just by having an ad system, it requires one vital element: traffic. And lots of it. (more…)

What You Need to Know About Title Loans, and How You Can Take Advantage of Them

Written by 9rules Blog on August 19, 2014

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These days, everyone can use emergency cash. Life is so uncertain that you just don’t know what will hit you – and when. The smart thing to do, of course, is to have a savings account that will always be there for you whenever you find yourself in a pinch.

But what if you had just dipped massively into your savings because of a recent emergency? What if you find yourself in a bind again without cash? Maybe your credit cards are maxed out as well…

Good thing there are some options, and one of them are title loans. (more…)