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Sales Tax Holiday Guide for Added Back to School Savings Featured on Fatwallet

Beloit, WI (PRWEB) July 24, 2013

FatWallet provides mid-summer and back-to-school shoppers with a comprehensive guide for all states participating in Tax Free Holiday weekends. This annual, limited sales tax exempt shopping event gives parents, students, teachers and most other consumers a prime opportunity to save additional money on a wide variety of products for school, home and work. The Tax Free Holiday Weekend Guide features information for Texas, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and 13 other participating states, including:

Schedules for each states event (majority runs August 2-4)
Links to a list of each states exempt and taxable items
Links to each states sales and use tax information
Overview of main exempt categories and item spending limits

Smart shoppers and FatWallet members recognize tax free weekends, back to school sales events and storewide summer clearance sales as an opportunity to stack savings on a variety of products, including furniture (for both home and office), cooking/kitchen, women's clothing, eyewear, cosmetics, luggage and tech (electronics, smartphones, laptops, tablets and computers). FatWallets Fun In The Sun Deals adds another level to summer savings on cameras, pools, bikes and a wide assortment of sports and outdoor products. Dozens of retailers will offer increased cash back during the Fun In The Sun promotion for shoppers who make purchases through FatWallet July 23-29.

Shoppers normally think of back to school as a time to save on just school related purchases, stated FatWallet spokesperson, Brent Shelton. However, this is one of the best times of year to apply these same significant savings towards needs for both home and office.


About FatWallet: As the preferred online shopping resource for millions of smart consumers, works closely with 1,500+ retailers like Dell, Kohl's, Walmart and Amazon to publish special offers, discounts, coupon codes and Cash Back rewards to its members. The much celebrated FatWallet forums represent the pulse of an evolving online marketplace where smart consumers gather to share and learn. FatWallet is owned by Performance Marketing Brands (PMB) who owns and operates the world's most rewarding shopping programs. Through its family of distinct websites and reward programs, PMB users can get a great deal and earn money back every time they shop. PMB shoppers are expected to spend over $ 2 billion through PMB's websites and shopping programs.


Best Cloud Storage Page Is Added To With Assistance Of Content Team

(PRWEB) December 02, 2012

One of the world's foremost providers of content marketing and creation,, has just given word that they worked with to help the site release a new much requested page, Best Cloud Storage. This guide is a real asset for an already popular site that regularly provides not only in depth and honest reviews of cloud storage services from around the web, but also the latest in news and happenings in the cloud technology industry. The site has developed itself into quite a resource for those who want the best in cloud storage to suit their needs and with its new guide to the world's best cloud storage service choices, it will further that reputation in a big way. Now anyone, regardless of the type of service they are looking for, will be able to check out this guide based on real experiences with these companies and be far better prepared to decide on the right choice for their unique and individual needs. was established to help make the realm of cloud storage a little easier to navigate and to help consumers understand what cloud storage is about. The site strives to provide timely information on all the latest happenings in this randomly changing sector of the tech market. Its goal is to make it easier for consumers and business owners to find a quality service they can rely on by providing the kind of reviews that offer a straight forward, no-nonsense approach to assessing the features, pricing and value offered by each service covered. Already, popular services like SkyDrive, Carbonite, Google Drive, SOS, SpiderOak and many more have been looked at closely. By providing a quality source of 3rd party information that is neutral, fills a crucial void online where consumers typically have to choose between reading marketing hype from the company selling the service or reviews by other consumers that may not provide many details or be purely emotional in their content.

Working with makes sense for because the site wants to make sure it has the best content for its readers. is a firm that has established a solid reputation for itself because it has been able to help its clients' sites achieve a higher level of authority in their respective niches by assisting in raising their profile. The firm's team of professional writers understand what web audiences want and they know how to build trust which leads to loyalty. This is what companies come to them to find because they know having a loyal audience is the most important part of succeeding online today.

Those who want to learn more about the Best Cloud Storage in the World should visit today. Here they will find a wealth of information they can use right away available to them totally free of charge.


#1 SEO Company In Philadelphia, Announces Image Optimization Services Under Discounts And Added Benefits

(PRWEB) September 29, 2012

The SEO company in Philadelphia announced its image optimization services at discounts. Optimizing images for the site is a complicated process. One have to get the perfect balance between file size and image quality. Look at any website, one will easily know that most of its load is due to images. Image optimization is done to prevent a site from becoming unnecessarily slow.

Heavy images cost both e-traffic & also lots of money. They cost money because they require both considerable storage space and bandwidth. Web hosts usually provide limited storage space and maximum data transfer allowance, heavy graphics can lead to excessive use of these resources, in which case one will have to pay extra.

Also an efficient website is one which is quick to load & provide the audience with ideal content which thus attracts more traffic compared to slow websites. If anybody happens to be running an e-commerce website, he already knows that traffic equals money, so heavy graphics will make him lose both.

With SEO Services in Philadelphia, at 1SEO they, understand the need for image optimized website to provide a client with apt Image optimization solutions. His images should be in either .gif or .jpg formats (.gif works best for logos and navigation buttons, while .jpg works best for photographs). The idea is to reduce the size of graphics so that they take as few bytes as possible while retaining acceptable quality.

There are three key areas where bytes can be shaved off the graphics: bit depth (number of colors), resolution, and dimension.

Following are few benefits of 1SEO's image optimization services:


Social Media News Expert Social Barrel Added to Technoratis Top 100 Gadget Blogs

Adelaide, Australia (PRWEB) September 14, 2012

Social Barrel, a popular website that makes it easy to keep up with the latest social media and mobile technology news, has recently received the honour of being named one of Technoratis Top 100 gadget blogs.

Social Barrel is no stranger to positive ratings: the website currently ranks #118 on Technoratis Technology list and #104 in their Info Tech Category. has also recognized the Social media news network as one of their top 100 mobile-dedicated blogs.

The Facebook news experts have a wide audienceentrepreneurs, bloggers, marketers, inventors, corporations, and inventors, just to name a fewand they all have one thing in common: a thirst for wanting to know more about social networking and technology.

Long-time visitors of the site are also excited to learn that keeping up with the latest mobile news on Social Barrel is now even easier, thanks to a newly redesigned website. Social Barrels website is now divided by topicsSocial Media, Mobile, Tech, Web, Business, Fun Stuff, and iOS Appsand sub-topics so that readers can easily browse articles. Readers can browse articles according to their favorite authors, as well.

Social Barrels writers scan the web constantly and are always on the lookout for newsworthy content, [keeping] their thumb on the news of the day when it comes to social media and mobile technology, explains an article on the Google news experts website.

Besides being a news source, the Twitter news website also specialise in quality reviews of products such as phones and tablets. For instance, hot topics on the sites constantly updated newsfeed include the latest development updates from Apple, Windows Phone, HTC, Samsung, and Blackberry.

In order to get the most relevant social media and Mobile news delivered to their inbox, visitors of Social Barrel are encouraged to subscribe to their newsletter and RSS Feeds. Social Barrel can also be found on Facebook, Twitter,, and Google Plus.

Fans interested in submitting interesting, original news stories to Social Barrel can use the sites submission form for review, editing, and possible publishing.

About Social Barrel:

Social Barrel, founded by Aaron Elliott in November 2010, brings the latest Social Media, Mobile and Tech news to its daily readers. aims to provide timely news to the industry, users of Social Media networks, and Mobile consumers. For more information, please visit

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Read the Latest Books Added to PacktLib, Packt Publishings Online Library

(PRWEB) July 19, 2012

Packt Publishings online digital library now has over 800 books on todays systems, applications and frameworks. PacktLib can be accessed from any browser connected to the internet, so subscribers can read books on the move with a mobile device, such as a tablet. There is a wide range of books on Open Source projects, Enterprise products as well as other titles that cover other topics or applications/software such as game design. Experience shows that subscribers find content outside their area of interest, which means that PacktLib is an invaluable resource for users as it enables them to learn new skills.

Books by Packt Publishing help readers to understand the topic or technology being studied by including screenshots and tutorial style text to guide them through the learning process. Furthermore, screenshots, examples and case studies are used to illustrate how features are implemented and how it can impact work projects. As some authors are professionals that work with the technology, the books will contain accurate information in addition to tips and shortcuts that will help readers to perform tasks successfully.

A couple of new Packt titles have been uploaded to the online resource this week:

Oracle Database XE 11gR2 Jump Start Guide Build and manage the Oracle Database 11g XE environment with this fast paced, practical guide. The book helps to install, administer, maintain, tune, back up and upgrade the Oracle Database Express Edition.

Business Intelligence Cookbook: A Project Lifecycle Approach Using Oracle Technology This books consists of over 80 quick and advanced recipes that focus on real-world techniques and solutions to manage, design, and build data warehouse and business intelligence projects.

One of the major benefits of subscribing to the online library is that subscribers will be able to quickly search for solutions to their problems across all books in their subscription. Subscribers to PacktLib will also be able to print pages and bookmark content for future reference and download any attachments and code. In addition to this, subscribers will be able to adjust the size of text and change the contrast settings to enhance the reading experience.

Visit for different subscription options to the All Books Library or to Packts topic specific mini libraries. Corporate subscriptions are also available for team access to PacktLib by emailing contact(at)packtpub(dot)com

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New Bands and Host Comedian Malachi Blaque Added to Elks Aidmore Music Festival

Conyers, Georgia (PRWEB) April 18, 2012

The much-anticipated Elks Aidmore Music Festival is less than two weeks away and festival organizers announced today that in addition to the main line-up of Blues and Jazz musicians, Ken Ford; Claudette King; Big Robert T; Will Culbreath featuring Jazzmatic; Tampa Blue; and PanaSonics Steel Bandthree additional bands Jonathan Kilgore; Frets on Fire and Son Jazzy Latin Orchestra have been added from the Starbucks 60 Days to Elks Aidmore Music Festival showcases. A final band will be announced April 23!

Comedian Malachi Blaque is scheduled to host and will be joined by other personalities throughout the day.

Drawing fans from all across Georgia, organizers are hoping to establish the Elks Aidmore Music Festival as a late April festival destination for Blues and Jazz music fans. Scheduled as a one day music festival, the first band will take the stage at 2 pm and the headliner, Ken Ford is scheduled to perform at 9 pm.

We are encouraging festival goers to purchase tickets early to save $ 5 and to avoid lines on the day of the event, said Dawn Butler, Development Director. Parking is free and tickets start at $ 15 and can be purchased at; Conyers Welcome Center; BXQusit Hair Studio, and at Elks Aidmores administrative office.

The music festivals primary goals are to raise awareness about the challenges and opportunities of children in foster care, while raising funds to support programmatic activities. We are looking forward to a great day of music while adding value to Conyers economy, said Abe Wilkinson, CEO.

Elks Aidmore Music Festival will take place at the Georgia International Horse Park, 1996 Centennial Olympic Parkway, Conyers, GA 30013. Festival-goers should plan to arrive early to browse vendors row for great merchandise, food and much more. For information on the festival, visit and become a fan on Facebook.

Major sponsors of the Elks Aidmore Music Festival are the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta; The Covington News; the News; THP Graphic Group; Starbucks; Budweiser; Publix Super Markets; Coca-Cola; BJs; We Are DeKalb Magazine; Georgia Power; Courtesy Ford; About Conyers Magazines; Berean Christian Church; Graphics In Atlanta; Lets Go Transportation; Hawthorne Suites and Georgias Own Credit Union.

Elks Aidmore Music Festival is produced by Elks Aidmore, Inc.



Elks Aidmore has provided services to Georgias at-risk youth, like foster children, for over 75 years through a wide range of programs. Starting in the 1930s, Elks Aidmore provided services through clinics to youth who suffered from physical disabilities, this work lead to the creation of the Elks Aidmore Hospital in Atlanta, which served the same population until 1976. In 1977, Elks Aidmore changed is mission to serve children that are in foster care.

Elks Aidmore delivers its mission through a wide range of programs that focus on creating success for at-risk teenagers and young adults who are in foster care.

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Learn How to Create Exciting Games, Configure Drupal Websites to Handle all Languages and Customise Moodle Gradebook With the Newest Books Added to PacktLib

(PRWEB) April 25, 2012

PacktLib is an online resource where newly published books on todays IT systems, applications and frameworks are uploaded onto the digital library within a week of publication. PacktLib is accessible from any browser connected to the internet, which means that subscribers to the library can read content at home, at the office, or even on the move with a mobile device. Currently, there are more than 800 titles in PacktLib on Open Source projects, Enterprise products and other areas of IT, such as game design. Therefore, PacktLib is a valuable resource for communities of site owners, administrators, developers, architects, decision makers and hobbyists to increase their skills and knowledge to complete their projects effectively.

Packt books are filled with screenshots, step-by-step instructions, examples and case studies to guide readers to perform tasks effectively for their work projects on the subject or technology they are using. Furthermore, as some books are written by experts and professionals, readers can be assured that the information is accurate and may even include tips and shortcuts to perform tasks efficiently.

The newest Packt titles uploaded to the online resource this week are:



Start Designing 3D Projects and Administering your MySQL Databases with phpMyAdmin with the Newest Books Added to Packt Publishings Online Digital Library

(PRWEB) February 15, 2012

Packt Publishings online digital library, PacktLib, is now home to over 760 books on computer technologies. The library covers a wide range of topics, from Open Source projects, such as Drupal and WordPress, to Enterprise products from big software companies, such as Oracle and IBM. Furthermore, with over 100,000 pages of content at the click of a button, Packts solution based books will provide answers to your questions in one fully searchable companion. PacktLib is an essential information resource for any administrator, developer or designer to access a collection of books that will enable readers to learn new skills as well as updating their understanding of the topic at hand. As a large selection of books are beginners guides or cookbooks, it allows newbies and hobbyists alike to start from the basics before developing their skills and capabilities. This process of learning is further enhanced with the inclusion of case studies, examples, tutorials and screenshots in these books.

The Cinema 4D R13 Cookbook is now available in PacktLib, giving 3D designers the ability to master all the important aspects of Cinema 4D. They will learn how real-world knowledge of cameras and lighting translates onto a 3D canvas as well as looking at the advanced features of the program, such as Mograph and Dynamics. Readers will become an advanced Cinema 4D user with concise and effective recipes from this book. This cookbook will guide readers towards becoming an adept 3D designer, giving readers all the tools to succeed in the field of 3D graphics. They will also be equipped with the knowledge to create sophisticated and smarter projects using Xpresso.

Another recent addition to PacktLib is the Mastering phpMyAdmin 3.4 for Effective MySQL Management book. This book is a step-by-step tutorial for manipulating data with the latest version of phpMyAdmin. It will enable users to administer MySQL databases with phpMyAdmin as well as to manage users and privileges with MySQL Server Administration tools. The book is an instructional guide to help readers get started with phpMyAdmin in order to manage and perform database functions. Firstly, users will be introduced to the interface before building basic table and performing both simple and advanced functions on the created database. Any developer, system administrator or web designer who wants to manage MySQL databases and tables efficiently should have access to this book to increase their competencies on this open source tool.

By subscribing to the library, readers will be able to have unrestricted access to PacktLib, meaning that every subsequent book added to the library will be made available to them for the duration of their subscription. To help readers find solutions to their problems quickly, the search feature can be used to look for relevant content across all books in their subscription. Furthermore, bookmarking pages for future reference, printing pages and downloading any code and attachments can all be done on the PacktLib platform. Subscribe to the All Books Library today where users will have access to over 760 Packt books as well as being able to download an eBook of their choice for each month they are subscribed. Alternatively, readers can subscribe to topic specific mini libraries, such as the e-Learning library to access books on the relevant subjects.

To subscribe to PacktLib or to find out more about the library, visit


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Five New Books Added to PacktLib, Packt Publishings Online Library, Including iPhone Location Aware Apps by Example and More

(PRWEB) March 29, 2012

Packt Publishings online digital library, PacktLib, is an online resource where subscribers can search across all books in their subscription to find solutions to their problems at the click of a button. With books that are designed to help readers complete tasks effectively by incorporating screenshots and examples, Packts books are considered to be valuable guides for readers to learn more about a particular computer software, program or application. Furthermore, people that have bought both the print book and eBook of a title will automatically have access to it on PacktLib, where they can access it on demand from the cloud.

Five new Packt books have been added to the library this week.



Six New Water Stocks Added to Janney Water Index in Quarterly Rebalancing

Six New Water Stocks Added to Janney Water Index in Quarterly Rebalancing

Janney Water Index logo

New York, NY (PRWEB) March 20, 2008

The Janney Water Index (TICKER: JGI) will add six new components, effective 6:00 PM (EST) Sunday, March 23. As a result, six stocks will be deleted from the index. The changes result from the index’s quarterly rebalancing. A complete list of constituents and weights will be posted on the Janney Index web site, .

The Janney Water Index is a capitalization-weighted, float adjusted index of 60 of the most prominent water stocks in the world. To be included in the JGI stocks must pass multiple screens, including for capitalization, float, exchange listing, share price and turnover. Index rules concerning liquidity were revised, raising the threshold for inclusion in the index to turnover of $ 1 million per day for 90% of the weight of the index.

The six deletions are all Chinese listed companies, which failed to pass the inclusion criteria based on the new liquidity rule, which is designed to improve the overall investability of the index.

The Janney Water Works Index (TICKER: JWW), which comprises water utilities from around the world, added four new stocks, while the Janney Water Tech Index (TICKER: JWT), which comprises companies engaged in the development of water infrastructure, added two new stocks.

Detailed information, including constituent data, rules and price information, on the Janney family of global water indexes is available at Data is also available through most vendors of financial data.

Index / Ticker:

Janney Water Index / JGI

Janney Water Works / JWW

Janney Water Tech / JWT

Index Info:

Debra Coy

Janney Montgomery Scott, LLC


Joseph LaCorte

J-Net Global Indexes, LLC


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