Tag Archives: Amazon

Not Seeing AncestryDNA Sale Today – April 25, 2021

Been checking all day, including 10 minutes ago, and so far I am not seeing an AncestryDNA sale listed. Not seeing a sale on Amazon either. It’s late enough in the day where I don’t think they will do an … Continue reading

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Too Many Authors Want to Publish Autobiographies – March 9, 2021

Not only do many want to publish autobiographies, but they expect to be picked up by the handful of traditional publishers out there. Some are going the self-published route. My response is unless you are rich, famous, or a celebrity, … Continue reading

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Ready To Break Into Freelance Writing? Start With A Marketing Plan. — BookBaby Blog

By BookBaby author Jill Goodwin If you want to embark on a career in freelance writing, you’ll need to promote your skills and services. Developing a marketing plan is crucial to getting off to a good start. The global workforce … Continue reading

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Protect your packages from porch pirates: 7 practical tips – CNET March 3, 2021

I saw this earlier on CNET – Protect your packages from porch pirates: 7 practical tips: https://www.cnet.com/how-to/protect-your-packages-from-porch-pirates-7-practical-tips/. Much longer article, but included the topics below. Erin Gobler March 3, 2021 USPS or Amazon package stolen? Here’s how to stop it … Continue reading

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Review: World Without Mind: The Existential Threat of Big Tech — The Domain for Truth

A weekend non-fiction fun read as a break from heavy theological reading: Because Pastors need a break also! Franklin Foer.  World Without Mind: The Existential Threat of Big Tech. New York, NY: The Penguin Press, September 12th 2017. 272 pp. 4 out … Continue reading

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Ancestry Will Discontinue AncestryDNA Health Tests – January 15, 2021

Standard Disclaimer: I am not a medical health professional and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as medical advice. It’s important to understand that having markers is not a guarantee of getting a medical … Continue reading

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On Amazon, Removing Lot of Authors I Follow – January 8, 2021

I spent a while removing a lot of authors I follow on Amazon. It’s taking a while as it’s a slow process. Much slower than adding them in the first place. I made the unwise decision to follow most of … Continue reading

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If You Are an Author with a Blog, Please Keep the Blog Updated Regularly – January 4, 2021

I was following an author. They last updated their blog over a year ago and indicated the book would be released by Christmas 2019. That was the last update to the blog until a recent update where they made it … Continue reading

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FamilyTree DNA Sale Ends Today, But New Sale Starts Tomorrow – December 27, 2020

I noticed someone in a social media group posted that FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA) sale ends January 3, 2021 instead of today. She had contacted FTDNA and was told a new sale starts tomorrow. No word on how the sale will … Continue reading

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DNA Testing Fills in Gaps for Adult Adoptees – 23andMe DNA Saturdays November 28, 2020

I saw this recently on 23andMe’s blog – DNA Testing Fills in Gaps for Adult Adoptees: https://blog.23andme.com/ancestry-reports/dna-testing-for-adoptees/ and thought it was a good post for this week’s DNA Saturdays post. It’s a longer article, but thought this portion was a … Continue reading

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