How To Change Behavior Instantly With NLP

The bedrock principle of neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) is that any action, behavior or emotion can be changed instantly as soon as a person's "State" can be changed.

Now here's the tricky part, what do NLP practitioners mean when they use the word, "State?" State is made up of two things, your physiology, which includes your posture, facial expression, movements, vocal tone, breathing, blood sugar level, and overall fitness and health condition.

The other element of State is called the person's "Internal Representation." Your Internal Representation is made up of how you perceive and what you believe about the things your senses signal to you. This means it can include your beliefs about yourself, your abilities, the type of person you are, and what you can or can not do. It can also include things like your belief system, like whether you believe the world is fair or is out to … Read More

Fact and Fiction – What Makes Website Design Work?

It can be difficult to keep up with all of the developments in website design, but whether you are launching your first site or your fiftieth having the right information is necessary to make clear decisions. Which of the following statements about website design are based on fact?

A website design should always be viewed the way the designer intended-Fact or Fiction?

Fiction: it is impossible for this to be true when the method of viewing differs according to the type of browser software being used along with the difference in monitor sizes, resolutions and other user preferences that can be activated on the Internet.

In addition, people want the ability to control how they view websites; the more flexibility you offer them to customize their experience on your website to their liking the more satisfied they can be with the experience, providing of course that your content provides the … Read More

Wikiasari – The Convergence of Usability and SEO

Just before Christmas, Jimmy Wales, the founder of Wikipedia announced he was going to create a new search engine for the web – Wikiasari. This piece of news might have slipped under the radar for many people, but people working in the search engine optimization industry probably did not sleep well that night.

The end of search engine optimization?

Wikiasari is a search engine with a twist. It plans to display results based on what humans think are the most important. Yes, that's right, real people!

At the moment, search results are based on complex algorithms. These formulas are closely guarded secrets (or they'd soon be copied) – a bit like the recipe for Coca-Cola. Over the past decade a whole SEO industry has spawned out of the need to skim the tiniest advantage to allow businesses to appear higher up the search results than their competitors. More people finding … Read More