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Remove the Background Noise of Confusion Clear Cut Tips for Successful Instagram Marketing

Since its advent in 2005 or so, social media has come a really long way. Just think — there was no such thing as a “selfie” back in the day, but now, they’ve become such an important part of most people’s everyday life, along with taking pictures of their food for the whole world to see. It’s safe to say that social media has become so ingrained into modern day life that’s it’s hard to imagine life without it. But as do most things on this planet, social media has grown and evolved far beyond it’s social roots.

Social media is now a highly effective form of digital marketing, as it allows consumers to engage with their favorite brands in authentic, intimate ways that were once never thought possible. It gives consumers a sense of power that they’ve never had before, wh Read More

The Professional Skills DJS Las Vegas Have That Make Them so Much Money

Think back to when you were a little kid — even if it was a really long time ago and it’s hard to remember. What did you want to be when you grew up? What was your dream? And now that you’re trying your hand at adulting — how close are you to being who you wanted to be as a child? If you’re anything like most people, you’re a bit far off from being the person you dreamt you would be, and that’s not necessarily a bad thing. Instead, think of it as being almost like an adventure of self discovery. You get to be a kid all over again. Yaaaay!

Most children are extremely intuitive and in touch with their own personalities. If take a look at all your passions as an adult, it’s easy to see how they were rooted in your childhood. For example, many people that become make up artists later in life may always e Read More

Community Street Murals to be Removed From Private Art School In San Francisco

The building that used to be a Boys and Girls Club on Page Street in San Francisco has been the home of six beautiful street murals for over seven years. Unfortunately, the building changed ownership earlier this year and is now home to a private arts school, Fei Tien Academy, that plans on removing the beloved street murals, according to the daily San Francisco neighborhood news site

The school says that they are being removed in order to make room for new windows into the school’s classrooms, but the creator behind the community art projects, Sharon Virtue, was not happy with the news.

“The new owners are going to pull out the murals, despite my request for them not to and local neighbors rallying hard to find them a new home,” Virtue wrote in an email to friends and supporter Read More

How to Plan a Great Casino Party

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Do you play poker? If you do, you have some good company. Globally, approximately 40 million people regularly play poker. About 10 million people have visited a casino in the last 12 months and player poker. Each year, nearly 37 million people go to Las Vegas. Blackjack is played in casinos in 140 countries. Playing cards is a popular thing to do. So, when planning your next party, why not host a casino party? If you are looking for corporate event ideas, a casino party might be perfect.

If you want to host a casino party:

  1. Go with professional dealers. You should be able to find some in most cities. This will really enhance the experience for your guests. This may be pricey but if you have the money for it, it will be worth it. The next best thing is to get friends who really know poker ( Read More

3 Reasons To Take Up Dancing

First wedding dance lessons

As a species, we’ve been into dancing for over 9,000 years. The ancient Egyptians shook what their mamas gave them both for fun and to enhance religious rituals. Dancing dudes have been pointed out on ancient cave paintings in India, and the same evidence of wiggling to music can be traced consistently across all cultures and continents up until the present day.

This all being said, “America–2015” isn’t a great time or place for dancing proficiency. When once it was considered gauche if you didn’t take ballroom dancing lessons, ballroom dancing and swing dance has degenerated into perfunctory dance classes for kids who grow up to awkwardly sway to the Top 40 at parties. Just because dancing has fa Read More

How to Choose the Best Oahu Tour Company

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If you’re looking at Oahu tours, you’ll find you have a lot of options in terms of tour companies. How can you figure out which one will give you the best experience — especially if you’re planning your trip from thousands of miles away and can’t just stop by their offices? Here are five things to look for:

  1. A Good Reputation

    Reputation counts for a lot in Hawaii, and it’s a relatively small community. If you have any sort of personal contacts in the islands, it’s actually quite likely they will have an opinion on the major tour companies. But even if you’re doing your search from the mainland, you can take advantage of online reviews and such.

  2. Online Responsiveness

    You don’t have to limit your online contact to passive readings of review Read More

3 Oahu Opportunities You Won’t Want to Miss on Your Vacation

Majestic circle island tour

There are so many things to do on Oahu, the “Gathering Isle” of Hawaii, that it can be overwhelming to plan an itinerary. Some of the more heavily advertised tourist spots are overrated, but there are some experiences you truly won’t want to miss. Here are three you should fit into your schedule, no matter how long or short your visit to the island is:

  • Horseback Riding in the Country

    Honolulu is a major city, with the metropolitan area housing well over 900,000 people. But once you take a short ride out of the densely packed urban core, you’ll be amazed at how peaceful and laid-back the island is. At most of the places offering horseback riding on Oahu, the experience you’ll get won’t remotely resemble a mainland-style trail ride. If you plan ahead, you’ll be a Read More

Best Benefits of Dancing

Dance studio

One of the best things about dance studios is how cool it is to participate in a group activity that can foster social connections that you will probably value forever. The history of dance studios is long and varied, and during the late 17th century, specific rules were formed for ballroom dancing when Louis XIV founded the Academie Royale de Musique et de Danse. The good news is that dance thankfully prevails today, and studies show that regularly participating in dance activities may help reduce or improve the symptoms of depression. Whether you go to a dance studio to learn more information about ballroom dancing lessons or a wedding dance, you are sure to be intrigued by the culture Read More

Our Place Community Ministries Hosts Fundraiser with Silent Auction for ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ on Jan 29

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Our Place Community Ministries and the Gonzaga Theatre Arts Department are pleased to invite community members to the Preview Night Fundraiser for the production of “Jesus Christ Superstar” on Thursday, January 29 at 6 p.m.

The event will take place the night of musical’s premier at Gonzaga University’s Magnuson Theatre. Tickets are $25 and include appetizers, wine and a silent auction.

The play will begin at 7:30 p.m. after the reception. This production is directed by Suzanne Ostersmith, MFA, the university’s Director of the Dance Program.

The Our Place Community Ministries fundraiser has been in the works for some time in order to get all the details perfect, especially for the food and activities. The ministry has worked with the Gonzaga University Theatre Arts Department and sponsors to ensur Read More

A Magical Solution for Party Entertainment

Trade show magician

Finding entertainment for birthday parties or professional get-togethers can be harder than it sounds. Bands are often expensive to book, and require extra time to set-up their gear, and some people are terrified of clowns. One of the easiest solutions is to hire a magician. There are many different types of magician, and each one has specific strengths or weaknesses, making them suitable to perform at different types of party.

The first thing people think of when they hear the term “magician” is the close-up magician, who is often the best magicians for birthday parties. With sleight-of-hand, card tricks, and pulling rabbits out of hats, a close-up magician works closely with the audience. They often utilize misdirection to wow their audience, and can be quite thrilling for a younger audience. Most o Read More