Gas Prices are Rising but Summer Still Expected to Stay Low

The big gas price drops started up around the middle of last summer and continued to plummet into fall and winter. While gas prices are currently rising, experts believe that they will not rise beyond 2009 levels.

This is good news for travelers as well as domestic vacation destinations as a poor economy and high gas prices has put many vacations on hold in recent years. That’s likely going to change.

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The Advantages of Blogging

Okay, so you’re thinking about adding a blog to your social media repertoire, but you’re unsure what potential it has for your personal website or your business. Blogs have a number of purposes, both for individuals and corporations. Either way you look at it, you’re a brand, and blogging helps to endorse that brand. There are number of other uses for blogging besides establishing your brand, but when doing so, you must at least establish a tangible goal.

SEO – SEO stands for search engine optimization, which means a blog will help your business or brand gain that coveted top spot when it comes to search engines. Blogging is known to increase your SEO rankings by 50% if it done consistently. Publishing a blog every week, for a business, is a great way to keep pushing against the glass ceiling in order to break into the top of all search rankings. For an individual, SEO is also important. If your goal is to get your stuff read, people need to be able to find it, and SEO will help with that.

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New Spark Loses EV Option

It was a fun ride while it lasted. The ride continues as a gas vehicle, but the electric vehicle variation of the Chevrolet Spark is going bye-bye. Fear not. The domestic automaker isn’t giving up on electric vehicles. They’re just focusing everything on one new vehicle.

The redesign unveiled at the New York Auto Show demonstrates their commitment to the Spark line, but the upcoming Chevy Bolt is the new darling for electric vehicle lovers in the General Motors lineup. The new Spark has more power, smaller headlights (thankfully) and will still be a great green alternative for those who don’t find electric vehicles to be practical.

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Is the Iran Deal as Bad as Netanyahu Says?

Depending on who you ask, Israeli Prime Minister is either a fear-mongering talking head who is out of touch with foreign affairs and his own people, or he’s the last beacon of hope for a Middle East that could erupt into a new world war at any time. Then again, he might be both.

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Ruling the Road Again: The 2016 Toyota Tacoma

The Toyota Tacoma has been a household name for years. Its bold and rugged body has awed and wowed many through the years. Know for its durability and quality, Tacoma has stood the test of time. Toyota has done it again with the all new 2016 Toyota Tacoma and they have once again raised the bar in the truck segment of the automotive industry. You can believe that a new benchmark has been set when it comes to mid-sized trucks.

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Do Baltimore Politicians take their Jobs Seriously?

Apparently, they do not.

The importance of being a public servant on any level cannot be overstated. Government is the foundation of the order that society holds dear and our elected officials are supposed to take their jobs as seriously as possible. The decisions they make impact others. It doesn’t matter whether it’s 6 people or 6 million people. It’s important.

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