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Meet: Ignacio Galarraga of The Netmen Corp.

Our newest partner is The Netmen Corp., and we couldn’t be more excited. Maybe you haven’t noticed, but we finally have a logo. Not only is it top quality, but they gave us options and turned our idea of what we wanted into a reality. 856 more words

Tools of the Trade: Tagxedo

In order to help librarians that are starting out in the world of marketing, I will be featuring some “tools of the trade.”  These resources are typically free, can be used from a beginner level, and are easy on the department budget. 149 more words


Good advice for all writers on building an email list

By Mark Dawson I can still remember it, even three years later. I had published my first indie novel, The Black Mile, and had arranged a weekend’s worth of promotion to mark it going free for a few days.

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Tools Of The Trade

Rib Thicknessing: Scraping Planes

One option for taking down the thickness of ribs prior to bending is a scraping plane.  I was taught to use a low angle block plane to reduce rib thickness and added a few passes with a  350 more words


Whats your favorite knife in the kitchen?

Tell us about your go to knife whether it be a chefs knife or pairing knife! One thing I know is that for a chef your knofe is your prized possession. 7 more words


Cars and Jack Niches

Looking around the cargo space of my CUV (another downsize of my simplified life) I was amazed at all the space I had free. While logic dictates that you should be trolling around with your boot empty, its not really a smart choice for the kinemortophobic, 490 more words

Survival Kit

Death to Manzanita!

Back in 1989, a forest fire swept through the area and pretty much burned everything on our 75 acres. Following the usual Sierra foothill succession, first came the grasses and herbaceous plants, then the manzanita, and then more manzanita, and more manzanita, and then the softwood conifers, and then the oaks. 757 more words

Implements Of Destruction