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angel city chorale

Community Efforts

by Kitty Jellinek
This is what happens when people get together to create – thank you Angel City Chorale.
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Small Businesses Benefit Local Communities

by Kitty Jellinek
Have you ever considered the importance of small business to local communities? While small businesses generate new jobs and employ more than half of the work force, they’re also beneficial to the local community. Here are some examples how small businesses make a profound local impact: Community Uniqueness Take a stroll down Main Street and you’ll likely notice that your community has its own unique character and charm. From the mom-and-pop shop, the local CPA and dog grooming business, to an antiques emporium, coffee shop, yoga studio and beyond, small businesses contribute to a community’s uniqueness. Many municipalities and tourism […]
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5 Easy Steps To Successful Local Business Online Promotions

by Kitty Jellinek
I promise you, this bridging marketing system, is the most time saving and cost effective way to get new local customers for your business and visitors to your sites. Step 1: Join the local community site at MIKODE.NET – monthly subscription fee is $5. Step 2: Download the joining Gift from the member’s intro page. This is a PDF with all the instructions on how to get new customers and/or a huge amount of targeted visitors to your own websites; without any advertising expenditure. Step 3: Select your local community portal site from the left dropdown menu. [If your local […]
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Ultimate Mikode Auctions

by Kitty Jellinek
You Asked We Listened At the request of the mikode members we have just launched a free auction site. MIKODE.NET PTY LTD was started back in 2011 and has grown a reputation of having developed the #1 Local Community Network Sites at Mikode.net. Since the initial version launched, we are continuously adding features to help our members. Ultimate Mikode Auctions is the latest addition. We are focused on building a quality, safe and reliable environment with fast and friendly customer support, so our members can sell their items online, without having to pay listing fees and commissions. Ultimate Mikode Auctions is […]
Community Notice Board

Local Community Notice Boards Online

by Kitty Jellinek
All Local Community Network Sites on MIKODE.NET have their own community notice boards. These notice boards can be viewed at https://ispy.mikode.net/ Currently there are over 37,000 registered users on ISPY and many more visitors daily. Members of MIKODE.NET can post to these notice boards via any of the community network sites on MIKODE.NET. To Post to the local community notice board – hover over “Home” and select “Community Notice Board” from the drop down menu. What do people post on their local community notice boards Anything from lost and found pets to jobs wanted/available, Buy and Sell, garage sale notifications and […]
good-bye-2016 Hello 2017

Goodbye 2016 – Hello 2017

by Kitty Jellinek
Well, it’s time to say goodbye to 2016. From where we sit it has been an excellent year and we’re proud to share some highlights with you: “To every user, customer, and reader out there: Mikode exists for and because of you. It’s because of you that the Mikode Local Community Network – the highest ranking community network in the world exists. Thank you! The end of the year is near, and for everyone it’s a time for reflecting on the year gone by, what worked and what didn’t, and what we’re excited about for 2017.” We are passionate about […]
Schools Out

Yipee! Schools Out!

by Kitty Jellinek
Most youngsters are cheering – Yipee! Schools Out! Many parents are just as happy as their kids and have organized to have time off work to spend quality time with their youngsters. On the other hand some parents and grandparents are bewildered as to what they can do to entertain their kids in a meaningful and joyful- times to remember – kind of way, without breaking the bank. Sure you can treat your kids to theme parks, movies, sporting events etc. However all these activities don’t really require in-depth personal interaction, actually they are more of a distraction from personal […]
Nuclear Weapons

A world war has begun.

by Kitty Jellinek
Break the silence. by John Pilger I have been filming in the Marshall Islands, which lie north of Australia, in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Whenever I tell people where I have been, they ask, “Where is that?” If I offer a clue by referring to “Bikini”, they say, “You mean the swimsuit.” Few seem aware that the bikini swimsuit was named to celebrate the nuclear explosions that destroyed Bikini island. Sixty-six nuclear devices were exploded by the United States in the Marshall Islands between 1946 and 1958 — the equivalent of 1.6 Hiroshima bombs every day for twelve […]
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Building Your Local Community Site Interaction

by Kitty Jellinek
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Here at Mikode all you have to do to create a local community site is ask via our support Desk. Mikode will build host and manage your site for free. This is ideal for community projects as you can form “Groups” and Forums”, invite the people and Local businesses who may be interested in your community project to interact with your local community site. get Government Grants for your local community projects: See example here Some ideas you may want to contribute to by posting on your local community site: Posts to present local heritage, activities and events for youths, […]
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What does Local Community Mean To You?

by Kitty Jellinek
When I looked up the term Local Community  – Found the following definition: A group of individuals that interact within their immediate surroundings. A typical local community consists of business operators, public agency staff and residents, and their interactions can include the sharing of resources, information and assistance, as well as the establishment of commercial relationships between local businesses and consumers. Cited from: http://www.businessdictionary.com/definition/local-community.html However, what makes individuals interact with their immediate surroundings? Could it be the warm fuzzy feeling people get when they feel that they belong that inspires them to interact in a useful way – in turn […]