featured websites with hello bar

Featuring My Favorite Sites and People With Hello Bar

The Hello Bar is another one of the many tools out there that claim to drive more clicks to your website and get more subscribers. Think of it as a prominent CTA ( Call to Action) button that sits above the main content of your website, page or post. I decided to use it in a different way. Some time ago, I saw it being…

Reaction to Raymond Davis in Pakistan

Raymond Davis – Victory of the Law or Otherwise ?

That the Raymond Davis case has not been handled to the satisfaction of the Pakistani public is a fact; that both the respective governments are satisfied with the outcome of these proceedings is a fact; not everything else, however, is. To date, nobody except perhaps the upper echelons of the respective intelligence agencies and governments is aware of the exact details or the factual intricacies…

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Dissecting the Raymond Davis Case: Mistakes and Implications

The US has been Pakistan’s oldest ally, when and as it has seen fit, and the Pakistanis, in return, have been the Americans’ sincerest of friends when and as it has suited the US – profiting only immensely from whenever such bonds have borne fruits. Unfortunately, of late this relationship seems to have come under threat. Both the Americans – in honor of the fair…

In the Klout World

A drop of talk and some caring mentions; some people he knew and some he started to know; dashes of pure engagement and thought; timely replies and words of encouragement; enjoyable meetings with friends online and offline; sharing some jokes, some stories, some food and some beer. His Klout and his clout surged up and ascended to the far reaching horizon. It was really quite…

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The Story of Six Colours

Editor’s Pick for Paper Cuts Vol 7 Winner of the Desi Writer’s Lounge Poetry Competition. The poem was originally named “White” and was edited to suit the requirements of the poetry competition. The last stanza was also edited for the same reason. White/ The Story of Six Colours My opaline life reflects All the colourful moments On a dark canvas. Remnants of cherry embraces Encrusted on my…

Education Outreach as a Weapon Against Terrorism in Pakistan

Education is often considered the yardstick of a country’s progress and is one of several indicators used to gauge a developing country’s measure of progress. However, for Pakistan, a key regional player, this is unfortunately not the case. Where industry, GDP and per capita income are often cited as indicators of growth, education is given the cold shoulder. This is an issue that Pakistan, and…

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#USGuys Blogging Weekends One

This is part one of the #USGuys initiative for blogging weekends. Hopefully, this is the beginning of many more productive weekends. Here is a list of all posts posted under the #USBlogs for this week: Topic: Twitter: Podium or Network Blog Post by Todd Jordan. @Tojosan Blog Post by Sam Fiorella. @Samfiorella Blog Post by Heather A. Taylor. @heatherAtaylor Blog Post by Mark Babbit.   @Youternmark Blog Post One and Two by…