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Retracing My Steps from the Night Before

I misplaced my watch last week after going out on the weekend. I made a date with an escort from a Utah escort service, and we had a wild night. We took a cab back to my hotel room because neither of us were in a condition to drive. When I woke up the next morning, I had a massive hangover and couldn’t find my watch. Neither I nor the escort could find it, so I had to retrace my steps to see where I might have left it that night. The first thing I did was call the cab company to see if one of their drivers had picked it up.

None of the cab drivers saw the watch in any of their cabs, or even remember me coming into the cab with a watch. I was sure I had it on before it got in the cab, but it appeared that I didn’t. Before getting into the cab, I was at a bar with the escort, so I went there to see if the bartender had seen the watch, or if anyone had turned it in as lost. The bartender said pretty much the same thing that the cab company said. If I didn’t come into the bar with a watch, then the only place it could be was the restaurant that I went to before I came there.

I called the owner of the restaurant to see if they had found a watch and they did. They asked me to describe it to them to make sure that it was actually mine. It was a gold watch with roman numerals and my name inscribed on the watch back. When I told the restaurant owner this, he confirmed that it was my watch and that I could come pick it up anytime. The watch must have fell off my arm without me noticing during dinner.

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The Bad Times Are over

I found out that my girlfriend had cheated on me with one of my best friends and broke things off with her. My friend tried to apologize, but I cut off all contact with him. I wanted nothing to do with either one of them. I was so mad about what happened that I thought about it all of the time. A friend got in touch with an agency that has escorts in Las Vegas Nevada and made a date for me with one to help me forget about the betrayal that my ex-girlfriend and ex-best friend had done to me.

I was thinking that it was a little bit too soon to be going out with anyone, but my friend insisted that the best way to forget about one woman is to get with another one. Continue reading

Which Used Cars Best Hold Their Value?

We’re not all lucky enough to be able to afford to buy a brand-new car straight from the showroom, and there are many of us who don’t want to either, preferring to find ourselves a little gem amongst the hundreds of thousands of used cars on the market today.

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The used car market in the UK is huge, with more than six million second-hand cars being sold every year, and it’s not surprising given that, according to the AA, a brand new car has lost sixty per cent of its value within the first three years of ownership. But which used cars hold their value best?

Used Cars Which Hold Their Value
All cars will lose their value over time – it’s a simple fact of life. But some depreciate at a slower rate than others. As a general rule of thumb, many cars which are mass-produced hold their value best as they are in great demand. That being said, there are certain badges and rare models that also hold their value well. But, of course, it’s not always easy to predict which cars will still be popular, or rare, within three to five years.

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As well as depreciation, it’s also worth considering the varying costs involved in running and maintaining a particular type of car if you’re trying to choose between more than one with similar purchase prices.

The Difference Between Insuring New and Used Cars
Because brand-new cars lose so much value so quickly, there is often a need to add gap insurance to standard motor insurance. This type of insurance covers the significant initial drop in value should an accident occur in the first year or so of ownership.

Of course, personal car insurance is nothing in comparison to the cost of motor trade insurance. But companies such as quotemetoday.co.uk/motor-trade-insurance specialise in this area and can often offer competitive quotes to those in the business.

Aside from considering insurance, there are some other things to consider when buying a used car, though. If you’re buying privately, make sure that the car hasn’t been stolen or written off previously. There’s also a risk that there may be outstanding finance secured against a vehicle you’re intending to buy, so an HPI check is a worthwhile investment.

Music for moods. The coming of Ambient.

If you’ve ever doubt the ability of music to be a calming influence then you only have to listen to the sounds of ambient music. Relaxation is becoming big business in the modern world as we start to realise the effect that our stressful lives have on us. Not only that, business is also becoming aware of the potential of music and In store Music for business providers is an essential part the operation more and more. What is in store music? It is a selection of music tailor made and a bespoke service looking at all the aspects of your business and what music you could provide to maximise its environmental effects. Where does ambient sit in the field of music appreciation now.
Its first incarnation was as “furniture music” developed by the composer Erik Satie at the beginning of the twentieth century. Satie wanted to create sounds that would fit into the background and be unobtrusive yet also provide a deadening effect to the sharp sounds of cutlery and plate clink and also a filler of embarrassing long pauses. This was the first type of background music. It was not “muzak” but carefully crafted soundscapes.

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This was to have a big effect on the artist Brian Eno. Eno was an outrageous member of the influential Glam Rock/chamber Pop group Roxy Music. He was responsible for the musical “treatments” applied to Roxy Music’s sound, essential he was a sound engineer on stage with the performers armed with a mix desk and synthesisers. Whilst furniture music was still in existence and played the invention of the synthesiser it was possible to start developing the true sound that Satie had strived to make. Eno was the pioneer and termed the music “ambient” for the first time in the nineteen seventies. Leaving Roxy Music Eno was then free to develop his brand of ambient. He took the concept further with Discreet music. This was the natural successor to Satie even to the point where you could barely hear the music being produced. Eno’s approach was academic and cerebral. His use of ambient was not as simple canned muzak piped out to distract but to enhance and enliven the environment and almost be a pick and mix of sound allowing the listener to tune in and tune out of the sound as and when they felt the need.

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This musical style soon gained traction and soon other electronica artists were picking up on this style and form. The eighties saw a real growth as the synthesisers technology improved and the incorporation of sounds form nature were even incorporated.

How to get your SEO back on track after a website redesign

In theory, a website redesign should be good news in terms of traffic. If migration from the old website to the new website is planned and executed correctly, you should be able to take your traffic with you. However, in practice, there can be little glitches that prevent this from happening.

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This is no time to panic. There are usually a few simple measures that you can take to get your SEO traffic back and your business back on track in no time.

Confirm that you have lost traffic

Start by confirming that you have actually lost traffic by using Google Analytics, Google Search Console, historic or alternative URLs and historic keyword rankings.

According to the experts at the Search Engine Journal, Google Analytics is an invaluable free tool for revealing marketing insights and for helping you formulate stronger SEO strategies. It gives accurate and timely information on who is visiting your website and how they are getting there. If there is a clear drop that starts on the day of the redesign, it indicates that there is a problem.

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Investigating the problem

Having confirmed that you really do have a problem, it is time to find out what has caused it. You can call in the services of a London SEO agency to work with you to identify what has caused the issue. SEO services in London can be found here and the sooner you get started on solving the issue, the better it will be for your business.

Redirects are one of the most likely culprits. Ideally, for your most important pages, you should keep the URLs the same or at least have 301 redirects from the old pages to the corresponding pages on your new site. This needs to be tested using a browser and a crawling tool.

Missing pages are another common issue. Content that was performing well on the old site is not available on the new site. Identify your high traffic pages and make sure that they direct to valid content. If they redirect to a generic or homepage then this will cause a problem. Web archives are useful for this task.

Protocol and domain issues can cause havoc with redirects so take care with domain, subdomain, and protocol.