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Black lives matter, I'm willing to stand up and use my voice to shine light on racism - Justin Bieber

Canadian born singer, Justin Bieber is clearly passing through a phase in life. First he cancelled his tour, began going to church and now he's identifying with the Black Lives Matter movement.

Tiwa Savage stuns in new photo

The singer and mother of one looked really pretty as she soaked in the LA sun.

Advise your father to divorce your mother and marry me"- Kannywood actress Hadiza Gabon lashes out at man who said she should go and marry

Kannywood actress Hadiza Aliyu Gabon angrily lashed out at a twitter user who commented on her marital status.

Alaafin of Oyo Wears Sacred Sese-Efun Crown Made Centuries Ago For The First Time. Photos

Here are photos from the grand finale of 2017 Oranyan Festival. A major highlight of the event was the wearing of the sacred Sese-Efun (White Coral Bead Crown) by the Alaafin of Oyo; his Imperial Majesty, Alaafin Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III. According to reports, the Sese-Efun crown was made centuries ago and historically it has only be worn seven times by the successive Alaafins.

Suspected female kidnapper escapes lynching after being caught with schoolboy in Lagos (Photos)

Nigerian police averted what would have been a tragic incident after a suspected female kidnapper was nearly burnt to death in Alagbado, Lagos.

Steps To Take Before Creating A Website

There are numerous reasons people create a website 

 The website can be a way to show the world what you can do, or show the World your product and services or even want to make a little change like me.

1. Choosing A Domain Name

The domain name is your website’s address on the web so choose a good one that is: 
  1. Descriptive: Choose a domain name that describes what your website is about at a glance. Techknowng.com is a good example so let's break it into pieces, the TECH in the domain name specifies that the website is about technology and the KNOW makes it clear that technology is being preached on the site, and the last part of it is the NG, this finishes the targeting, it tells that the website is Nigerian. So if you are choosing a domain name make sure it points directly to what you do .
        2.Keep it short and simple : Domains with long name are easily forgotten, the best way to lure your readers to come back is keeping your domain name simple and short, this way they can remember your site easily. 

2. Buying Your Web Hosting 
web hosting provider rents out web space to domain owners while domain registrars sells domain names.  Many companies offer both hosting and domain name.

There are also important things to consider before buying a host:
  •  Bandwidth : This is the amount of data your website can transfer to the internet and the amount of data your website can receive, bandwidth usage are measured in Gigabytes and Megabytes. Some hosting providers offers unlimited hosting.
  • Uptime: Uptime is the amount of time the server your hosting provider is up and running . Any hosting provider can go down sometimes but you want to find a provider with very little downtime so visitors can almost always see your website.
  • Security : Make sure to understand that your hosting provider have extra measures taken to ward off attacks by hackers. Find out how they have moved to secure your data and the data of people using your site. 
  • Support : You should look for a responsive hosting company, the company that answers your query fast, that's why I used the word responsive. Your hosting company should be able to reply you within a very short time when you conatect them about issues concerning your account. 
  • Price: Hosting providers charge a wide range of prices; some are even free. You need to balance how much you're willing to pay with the services you’ll receive in return.
  • Ease of use: Make sure you use the hosting company that it's user platform is very easy to use. 

  • 3. Determine Your Audience
Like a person once told me, unless you put your content forward to people then be ready to read your post yourself. Understanding your audience is very essential in creating a website. You have to write posts according to the domain name you chose. A fashion blogger shouldn't be writing about technology, only post about what you specialise in.

4. Structuring Your Site
The key to creating a good site is the quality of the post you write. A good post makes readers come back for more. A good post should be :

  • Useful and informative : If you are creating a site for a restaurant, the hour of service, location, what you offer and means of contact should be included in the post. 
  • More valuable and useful than other sites: If you write about how to train a dog, make sure your article provides more value or a different perspective than the numerous articles on the web on dog training.
  • Quality and uniqueness : When writing posts your content should be unique and true. This is also another way to rank well in search engines. 
  • Be careful of things that can make visitors not trust your site or leave: e.g   Errors such as broken links or wrong information, grammar or spelling mistakes, excessive amount of ads    Spam such as comment or forum spam.

Source: Technknowng

Igbo have more to lose if Nigeria breaks –Okorocha

Governor Rochas Okorocha has revealed why he is against the Indigenous People of Biafra(IPOB) and feels it should be condemned by not only the Igbo but other well-meaning Nigerians.

 In an interactive chat with journalists yesterday,he said

Is this why he fell ? Kevin Hart's video girl flaunts hot bikini body

Ever since it was claimed she was the girl in a sexy video with married movie star Kevin Hart, Montia Sabbag appears to be milking that fame .

FG to reveal account details of IPOB sponsors

The Federal Government will be giving the French Government account details of the sponsors of terrorist group, Indigenous People of Biafra, Saturday PUNCH has learnt.

Cemetery rejects corpse of man killed by thunderstorm

The corpse of a member of staff of the Registry Department of the College of Education in Oro, Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State, Mr. Salami Adekunle, was on Friday rejected for burial by the management of llorin Muslim Cemetery.

Scott Disick sneaks 19 year old Sofia Richie into over 21s nightclub

Scott Disick showed his 19 year old lover, Sofia Richie one of the advantages of dating an older man.
The 19-year-old got to sneak into Story nightclub with her 34-year-old companion, despite it being a 21-and-over venue.

PHOTOS: Malaysian big boy, Investor BJ, buys five iPhone 8 phones worth N2.3m (photos/video)

An iphone 8 is worth $1,308 which equals N475,000.

Tyga is left speechless over Kylie Jenner's pregnancy news(Video)

Tyga was speechless when TMZ caught up with him about Kylie Jenner''s pregnancy news.It''s either he was too shocked or still in disbelief as he refused to answer.

Black Zimbabwean mum gives birth to white daughter leaving doctors baffled

Doctors have been left baffled after a black mother gave birth to a white, blue-eyed daughter - whose skin tone is much lighter than her sisters'.

Mum Patience Chando said she was surprised when baby Andrea was born in April with very light skin - but assumed it would darken over time.

(Photo)70 year old man arrested for raping girl, 6, for three years

A 70-year-old man, Simon Alobu, has been arrested by the Ebonyi State Police Command, for allegedly raping a six-year-old girl in Akpoha Community, Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State over the course of three years.

Lady Gaga fears she may never start a family

Lady Gaga has admitted she’s worried that the chronic pain she suffers will affect her starting a family .
The 31-year-old suffers from fibromyalgia, which causes overwhelming pain all over her body.
The illness saw the singer forced to postpone her European tour which was due to start in Barcelona this week – until next year.

Genevieve Nnaji flaunts cleavage in black dress

Screen goddess,Genevieve Nnaji looked stunning in black dress with a coat draped around her shoulders.

Osinbajo visits Akwa Ibom today

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo is expected to visit Akwa Ibom State today to inaugurate a 350 million per annum capacity syringe factory and a metering factory in Onna Local Government Area. Also, the vice-president will inaugurate a reconstructed General Hospital in Etinan Local Government Area of the state.


The Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB yesterday asked the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to set aside the proscription order made against it by the same court on Wednesday. IPOB made this request in a motion on notice marked FHC/ABJ/ CS/871/17 and filed at the registry of the court yesterday through its lead counsel Ifeanyi Ejiofor. Other lawyers are Maxwell Okpara, Chinwe Umeche, Habila Turshak, P.M Umegborogu and Augustine Ezeokeke.

Gang kills father of five for laughing

Detectives attached to the Homicide Section of the State Criminal Intelligence and Investigations Department (SCIID), Panti, Yaba, Lagos State, have arrested Mr. Bashiru Ahmed, for allegedly killing a father of five at the Okokomaiko area of the metropolis.

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