Friday, November 27, 2009

ADB's MY VIEW Video Competition

The Asian Development Bank is launching a video making contest aimed at educating the world about climate change.

All you have to do is make a 1 to 5 minute digital film about climate change. It can be in any digital video format, including 3gp, and in any genre.

Although the video can be in any language, it is recommended that you put in english subtitles.

Then, upload it to youtube.

The grand prize is USD2,500

Entries will be accepted until January 31, 2010.

For complete contest mechanics, click this.

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Work from Home Options

With the internet explosion a few years back, many people made their fortune in it. Recently, the new internet millionaires include the makers of Facebook and Twitter, being the most innovative services around today.

With internet users reaching almost 1.8 million according to InternetWorldStats, this has become another venue besides the television, print and radio to advertise in. And so followed another explosion of sites that offer services to drive your traffic, increase your SEO ranking and therefore increase your income, via sales or otherwise.

This new playing field opened countless possibilities, not the least of which is being able to earn a living from the home and freeing oneself from nosy, overbearing bosses. Many people welcomed this shift, and many of them are mothers who would like to spend more time with her children but still put money on the table.

Here is a list of some very good options in no particular order according to the wisdom of cumulated experience of friends.

My lot is a forum with pay. If you love sharing your views with people and get a thrill out of instant and constant interaction in forums, then MyLot is for you. You get paid for every topic you post, every response you post and get and refferals too!

Blogsvertise is perfect for people who dreams of making their blog earn enough to cover their living expenses, or just the gasoline for starters. You blog about products, you get paid. Simple enough. All you need is a creative mind, an eloquent tongue and an internet connection and you're all set-up. But if you would like to advertise, you are also welcome.

Chitika is an advertising company that lets you earn everyday with on-line advertising that is tied with Adsense, allowing you to actually earn more than with Adsense alone. This is different as ads from Chitika will run only if your traffic comes from a search engine. If it isn't another ad will pop up, based on your settings.

Click Advertise on My Blog

is a very good option for those who want to manage their own time. It offers countless jobs for freelancers. It also sets a standard for its providers and freelancers to ensure the quality of service offered and also raise the freelancers money-earning level. All you have to do is sign-up, update your profile, take their tests and wait for job openings that suit your preferences

Bidvertiser is one of the sites that pay you for every ad clicked in your site.

Sell your ad space with BidVertiser

0Desk is another site that offers employment to freelancers. It looks similar to an office setting where you have colleagues, an support group, only you manage your own time. It also offers an option of having your computer oDesk ready to give you a chance to receive more offers.

The On Demand Global Workforce - oDesk

And to ensure that you get paid, don't forget to set-up an account with one of the most reliable money-transfer sites, Paypal.

Sign up for PayPal and start accepting credit card payments instantly.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Just got my FREE Johnson's Body Care Kit

This wonderful package arrived just last Sunday. I was hoping against hope that stocks are still available, as it was on a first come, first served basis.

You can still catch up, click this link for a softer skin!

Monday, November 23, 2009

Four New Storybooks Launching

Introduce your children to the wonderful world of book this coming Saturday, November 28 at 2:00 pm. Adarna books will be launching four new storybooks at Eastwood Mall, on the third floor.

This is guaranteed to be a fun day for the kids (and adult booklovers alike!). There will be various activities that children will enjoy participating in like storytelling, face-painting and others.

An added treat is an impromptu book-signing from your favorite authors and illustrators.

So, mark it on your calendars and head for the booklaunching this November 28 at Eastwood Mall. See you there!

Sunday, November 22, 2009

Pamper your skin for Free by Johnson's Body Care

Want to have baby-soft, baby-smooth skin without spending anything? This is one promo I didn't pass-up. It was so simple, as easy as 1-2-3.

Step 1

Step 2
Wait for the Delivery

Step 3
Enjoy your new-found baby-smooth skin

I have already signed up and currently awaiting the package. It has been 3 days now and I can hardly wait!

Saturday, November 21, 2009

Kikay loot from Cosmo!

Feeling emo today? This Kanebo Gel Eyeliner and Stila Smudge Pots are for you.

There are two ways how to score this kikay product.

1: Log in to and comment why you deserve to win the kikay product you're lusting after.

2: Be an e-newsletter subcriber and have a chance to win when Cosmo raffles of their loot.

Prices include:

  1. L’Oreal UV Perfect Advanced Fluid Protector SPF50
  2. Neutrogena Wave Power Cleanser
  3. Bobbi Brown Copper Diamond Shimmer Brick
  4. Veet Ready To Use Hair Removal Strips For Face, Underarm, and Bikini Line
  5. L’Oreal Professionnel Texture Perfect Shimmer
  6. ModelCo Lipstick in True Red
  7. Bench Organics Green Tea Facial Cleanser
  8. VMV Hypoallergenics Superwash Hair and Body Milk Shampoo

This promo will run from November 9 to 30, 2009 only.

For complete contest mechanics, click this.