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TFSS-03 – Tips To Avoid Freebie Scams

Freebie scams, free donuts and a free e-book on how to make money blogging.

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Show Sponsor 1:18
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Discussion Topic 1:38
We give you some important tips to help you avoid freebie scams. We’ll also tell you how you can get free donuts and a free e-book that teaches you how to make money with a blog.

National Donut Day 2015 10:19

Free e-book – How To Make Money Blogging 11:25

Wrap up and Close 13:42
Comments, questions or suggestions? Do you know of some freebies to share? send them in to comments[at]thefreestuffshow.com. Or submit them to our web site at thefreestuffshow.com! Like our show? Take our Audience Survey!

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TFSS-02 – Free Audio Books and Office Suites

Our report on Free Comic Book Day, free audio books and free office suites.

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Intro :09

Show Sponsor 1:21
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Discussion Topic 1:42
We tell you how much free stuff we got last week on Free Comic Book Day. We also report how we experienced first hand why such free offers really do attract more customers and increase sales for the merchants and companies who offer them.

Free alternatives to Microsoft® Office 8:52

Free audio books at Librivox.org 12:10

Wrap up and Close 14:40
Comments, questions or suggestions? Do you know of some freebies to share? send them in to comments[at]thefreestuffshow.com. Or submit them to our web site at thefreestuffshow.com! Like our show? Take our Audience Survey!

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Free Audio Books

Librivox_kgrIf you like audio books, listen to this. You can your own personal library of audio books that you get FREE!

Librivox is a collection of audio books available for free in the public domain. There are thousands of titles to choose from, covering everything from classic fiction, plays and poetry to non-fictional works that are historical, educational or autobiographical.

The audio books are free to download and save to your computer, mp3 player, mobile device, or burn on a CD to listen to and enjoy. According to their web site, the Librivox objective is “To make all books in the public domain available, for free, in audio format on the internet”.

Librivox is a non-commercial, non-profit and ad-free project powered by volunteers and donates its recordings to the public domain. The audio books are free to download, distribute and re-purpose as needed in the United States.

TFSS-01 – Welcome To The World of Free

Free stuff is everywhere. But is it really free? Also, we tell you about some free magazines, downloads and something called free comic book day.

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Intro :19

Show Sponsor 1:34
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Discussion Topic 1:55
Today we’ll find out just how much free stuff is available to us and how much of it we really do get for free. We’ll also tell you how you can get free publications and talk about an annual event that’s all about free comics.

Free Trade Publications 10:51

Free Comic Book Day 2015 13:31

Wrap up and Close 18:36
Comments, questions or suggestions? Do you know of some freebies to share? send them in to comments@thefreestuffshow.com. Or submit them to our web site at thefreestuffshow.com! Like our show? Take our Audience Survey!

©2015 Savoia Media. All rights reserved.

Free trade publications and technical downloads for professionals

If you’re a professional who wants to stay on top or you are searching for a career in a particular industry, One of the best ways to do this is by utilizing a readily available resource that is chock-full of valuable content that will keep you informed and in the loop. I’m talking about industry trade publications.

Nearly every industry has at least one trade publication that professionals subscribe to and follow to keep up with current news and trends in their chosen field.

Trade publications include both electronic and print magazines, periodicals, white papers, multimedia webinars, audio and video podcasts and other media. They are a great source of  news and content about products, services, issues and trends in the industries they cover. Of course, they are also full of self-promotion and sales pitches, but if you are a professional, who needs to keep up with what’s happening in a specific market or industry, it’s readily available to you so you can improve job skills, market yourself to potential employers or start your own business.

These publications are a great way to educate yourself because you can peruse them at your leisure. You can subscribe to as many as you need or want or you can focus on the ones that are specific to your area of the business.

The best thing about these publications is that nearly all of them are FREE to professionals who qualify. If you work in an industry or field covered in a particular publication, all you have to do is fill out a qualifying form to show that you meet the requirements as an industry professional.

Trade publications are not aimed at the general public, so the form is necessary to filter out those who are not qualified. It takes a few minutes to fill out the form, but once you do and are approved, you are in. Overall, it is well worth the investment. After all, they are free, and you can’t beat free.

I subscribe to several trade publications myself. Some I read regularly. Others I use as a reference when needed. All of them connect me to the industry I am in and provide content I can use to help me stay informed.

All you need to do is go to jobcastcentral.tradepub.com, browse through the list of trade publications available, fill out the form to qualify and your done. There is no credit card required and no payment to make. The trade publications are free to qualified professionals.

Free trade publications and technical downloads for professionals

Welcome to the world of FREE stuff!

My son and I like free stuff. We’ve been fans of freebies for years. Always in search of a bargain, we have taken advantage of many opportunities to obtain something for nothing or almost nothing. Whether it’s free food samples at the local warehouse club or free trinkets at a trade show, free stuff is fun to acquire. It’s kind of a hobby of ours, and we are always searching for the next free thing.

Now we’re taking our hobby to the next level. After all, what’s more fun than finding a great deal? Sharing the experience with the world, of course!  The Free Stuff Show is a podcast for freebie fans who are searching for the next free thing. This web site is the home of the show and a place to network with other fans of freebies and exchange hints, tips and sources of free stuff with one another. By creating a community for freebie fans everywhere, we can all find free stuff together!

Welcome to the world of FREE stuff!

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