Tag Archives: For Dummies

Event: Frank Shamrock, author of Mixed Martial Arts For Dummies, to speak & sign books in San Jose

Frank Shamrock Mixed Martial Arts For Dummies Event: Speak & Sign Location: Borders 356 Santana Row, Suite 1030 San Jose, CA 95128 Date: August 11, 2009 Time: 7-8:30 pm Advertisements

New Full-Color Dummies Books Target DSLR Novices

Digital Photography For Dummies author and photo guru Julie Adair King introduces the controls and features of today’s most popular cameras July 23, 2009 — For Dummies and author/instructor Julie Adair King has created two new books about DSLR photography unlike any other on the market. While other books target experienced photographers and pros, these […]

Video: Michael Gruen explains how to use Twitter at BEA 2009

June 17, 2009 – Co author of Twitter for Dummies, Michael Gruen speaks at BEA about how to use Twitter.  Including: The basics of signing up and creating tweets Following other users and adding followers to your own tweets Mastering the “Twecosystem”-the tools that tie Twitter to many other Web applications, including mobile devices Strategies […]

New Business Titles from For Dummies®

The world’s leading knowledge brand is pleased to bring updates of popular titles and introduce new topics to its business category.

Q&A with Verne Varona, author of Macrobiotics For Dummies®

The recently published Macrobiotics For Dummies® (Wiley, 978-0-470-40138-5, April 2009), by leading health educator Verne Varona, uses a body, mind, and spirit approach to introduce readers to the basics of this popular diet.

Excerpt: Veterans Benefits For Dummies®

Saving veterans and their families from months of phone calls and internet searches, Veterans Benefits For Dummies outlines the various programs that the VA and other government agencies have in place as well as the procedures for filing applications, claims, and appeals for these benefits.

Knol for Dummies.com Winners Announced

Dummies.com and Knol announce the winner of the Knol for Dummies.com contest, “How to talk to your doctor” by Dr. Jennifer Frank. Dr. Frank will be awarded $1000 and have her knol will be featured on Dummies.com.

Get Your Investments on Track with Asset Allocation For Dummies®

An In-Depth, Step-By-Step Guide to Controlling Risks and Maximizing Returns May 4, 2009 – Getting your asset allocation right is the single most important thing you can do in investing. Now average investors can learn the secrets of the pros with Asset Allocation For Dummies® (Wiley, May 2009, $24.99), by financial expert Jerry A. Miccolis […]


Transform your diet and reap the extraordinary benefits of superfoods!  (HOBOKEN, NJ) April 28, 2009 – Want to eat healthier, lose weight, and fight off disease? You can do it with superfoods. This friendly guide explains everything you need to know — why you need superfoods, the science behind them, and how to prepare and […]

Find out What’s New in NASCAR® with… NASCAR® For Dummies® 3rd Edition

March 19, 2009 – NASCAR®, the second most popular spectator sport in the U.S, has seen many changes over the last few years. New stars have emerged, rules and regulations have changed, and new technologies are making the sport more exciting than ever. Whether you’re one of the millions of fans or are entirely new […]

Online Entrepreneurship Best Practices

Nobody knows more about starting an eBay® business than Marsha Collier, two new titles offer herbest practices to achieve PowerSeller status “The Marsha Collier, eBay for Dummies books are phenomenal. You cannot find more focused books than those from Marsha.“ –John Lawson, CEO 3rd Power Outlet (3rdPO.com), Commerce Blogger (ColderICE.com), eBay Platinum Powerseller “Following the […]

Ralph Roberts on CNN, author of Foreclosure Self-Defense For Dummies

February 25, 2009 Foreclosure Self-Defense For Dummies gets down to the nitty-gritty of creating a solid defense strategy, with details on checking and improving one’s credit, saving money to fight back, haggling with the lender in question, and even filing for bankruptcy or selling a house when all else fails. The authors explore the ruinous […]

Save your home, keep your equity, and re-establish your credit with… FORECLOSURE SELF-DEFENSE FOR DUMMIES®

February 25, 2008 – Hard times have hit the housing market, mortgage loans are getting tougher to come by, and foreclosure rates are skyrocketing while property values are plummeting. Distressed homeowners often mistakenly believe that they have only two options – pay up or move out. But that doesn’t have to be the case. In […]

For Dummies® Explains How to Design and Maintain a Sustainable Landscape

February 25, 2009 – Traditional landscaping practices are not only expensive, but they also impose a significant burden on the environment. Fortunately, an increasing number of designers, builders, and homeowners now aim to adopt more sustainable landscaping practices. For those looking for a straightforward yet comprehensive guide, Sustainable Landscaping For Dummies® (Wiley Publishing, Inc.; 978-0-470-41149-0; […]

Green Business Practices For Dummies® Reduce the environmental impact of your business— without reducing the bottom line.

February 11, 2009 – Changing governmental policies, evolving technologies, and heightened consumer eco-awareness are all proving the value in sustainability as a business model. With the newly published Green Business Practices For Dummies® (Wiley Publishing, Inc.; 978-0-470-39339-0; January 2009), the world’s bestselling reference series gives corporate managers and small business owners straightforward advice on how […]