Saturday, September 20, 2014

Fantastic Sea Fairing Songs

Here are a few fantastic Sea Fairing Songs (Sea Shanties)

The Coast of High Barbary

On wikipedia.

Spanish Ladies

From Wikipedia

What Shall We Do with the Drunken Sailor?

From Wikipedia

-- Robert
Note: Tempo Reference

Eight Fantastic Country Songs

 Here are eight fantastic Country Songs

Oklahoma Hills

On Wikipedia


On Wikipedia

Old Joe Clark

On  Wikipedia



Folsom Prison Blues 

On Wikipedia


The Devil Went Down to Georgia

 On Wikipedia


Country Honk 

On Wikipedia


Rainbow Two-step


Wagon Wheel

On Wikipedia


-- Robert

Note: Tempo Reference

Thursday, September 18, 2014

How to make 200K a year on YouTube

Goal: Make $550.00 a day on YouTube within 30 days, which is roughly $200,000 a year. This is a challenge for me and you!

Let's do it, the following table shows you how I am building up to $ 550.00 a day on YouTube. If I fail to reach the goal of any day, I will stop otherwise, let's see how far we can go with the endeavor.

Day Date AdSense
Goal $
Actual $
(End of Day)
0 9/17/14 None $ 0.42 61 27,847 Created/Uploaded, "How to play Wagon Wheel on Guitar"
1 9/18/14 $ 0.10 $ 0.17 62 27,945 Created/Uploaded, "How to play seventh chords on Guitar"
2 9/19/14 $ 1.00 $ 1.12 62 28,094 Created/Uploaded, "How to setup an acoustic Guitar Pickup"
3 9/20/14 $ 1.50 Created new playlist with videos, "Heritage Park in Absecon"
4 9/21/14 $ 2.00
5 9/22/14 $ 3.00
6 9/23/14 $ 4.00
7 9/24/14 $ 5.00
8 9/25/14 $ 7.50
9 9/26/14 $ 10.00
10 9/27/14 $ 15.00
11 9/28/14 $ 20.00
12 9/29/14 $ 30.00
13 9/30/14 $ 50.00
14 10/01/14 $ 75.00
15 10/02/14 $ 100.00
16 10/03/14 $ 130.00
17 10/04/14 $ 160.00
18 10/05/14 $ 190.00
19 10/06/14 $ 220.00
20 10/07/14 $ 250.00
21 10/08/14 $ 280.00
22 10/09/14 $ 310.00
23 10/10/14 $ 340.00
24 10/11/14 $ 370.00
25 10/12/14 $ 400.00
26 10/13/14 $ 430.00
27 10/14/14 $ 460.00
28 10/15/14 $ 490.00
29 10/16/14 $ 520.00
30 10/17/14 $ 550.00

No need for me to do this alone, make a table yourself and add your link to it below in the comments. Let's see who can get to $ 550.00 a day first... remember, you can't miss any milestones or you have to stop. -- Robert

Saturday, September 6, 2014

Downloading your Raw AncestryDNA Data

You can use your raw AncestryDNA with other online utilities like and Promethease.

While downloading your raw AncestryDNA is very easy to do, many people don't know where to look for it... so this blog post tells you where it is.

So, where can I download my raw AncestryDNA data?

Step 1: Simply log into and goto "Your DNA Home Page" or

Step 2: Click on the Settings button as identified in the blue circle in the following image.

Step 3: After going to the settings page, click on "Get Started" in the Actions Pane which denotes, "Download your raw DNA data".  From there, just follow the instructions.

Dowloading raw AncestryDNA

How do I upload my raw AncestryDNA data to various utilities?

With and, you will want to upload the whole ZIP file. - upload utility is free to use, as of the time of this writing, Promethease costs $5 dollars.

Promethease - upload utility

 As always, I hope this information has been helpful.

-- Robert

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Matching up centiMorgans (cMs) with relationships

Are you trying to match up centiMorgans (cMs) with genealogical relationships?

If so, check out the chart below (click on it to ENLARGE).  Note that the percents and ranges provided in the notes are relative to the relationships in the corresponding horizontal rows (i.e., not the columns).

Mapping relationships to centiMorgans (cMs) - click to enlarge

Also note that this chart work pretty good with the results returned when using

-- Robert

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Top 20 Liguori's and their claims to Fame

Here is my list of the top 20 well-known Liguori's and their claims to Fame
(If I missed anyone really important, please comment below)

1. Saint Alphonsus Maria de' Liguori

Italian Catholic bishop, spiritual writer, scholastic philosopher and theologian.

2. Peter Liguori 

President and Chief Executive Officer of Tribune Company Inc

3. Ann Liguori

Sports radio and television personality

4. Chris Liguori

American mixed martial artist

5. Jerry Liguori

Bird of Prey photographer

6. Michael V Liguori

Natural Language Processing Expert


 7. Nicky Liguori

Author of The Adventures of Daniel and Tasco

8. Roberta Liguori

Mental Coach

9. Dr. Eric Liguori

Entrepreneur and researcher

10. Stephen Liguori

Founder of Liguori Innovation

11. Riccardo Liguori


12. Michael Liguori

Power Blogger

13. Christina Liguori

Power Blogger


14. Paul Liguori

Harvard Wrestler
Website: TBD


15. Liz Liguori


16. Laura Liguori

Technology Lawyer
Website: TBD

17. Alice Liguori

Gaming YouTuber

18. Craig Liguori

"Runs the best bowling alley on Long Island" -- Craig Liguori
Website: TBD

19. Lisa Liguori

 Founder/owner of Simply Beauty Minerals

And then there's me...

20. Robert James Liguori

Technology Author

Do you know of any other well known Liguori's?  Add them to the comments below. :)

-- Robert

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Experiences with the Last Name Liguori

Liguori is a fantastic surname to have (especially when pronounced correctly), but you either already know this or someone may have already told you as well. :)

In the spirit of having and sharing such a wonderful name, here are the TOP TEN experiences for people who share the last name Liguori...


10. Someone has asked you if a family with the last name Liguori (that lives 300 miles away) is related to you.

9. Older folks have asked if you are related to the Olympian Marty Liquori

8. Growing up, you've frequently found yourself alphabetically seated in the middle of the classroom because of the letter 'L'.

7. You've have stumbled upon well known Liguori's when googling your own name, e.g., ...

6.  You have spent time, trying to do cool things with your last name.

5. You were delighted when you found out there was a saint named Liguori (Alphonsus Maria de' Liguori). And even more intrigued to see that his following of Redemptorists has persisted through Liguori Publications... headquartered at One Liguori Drive, Liguori Missouri.

4.  Your dad has said something along the lines to you, "I'm [first-name] Liguori, and that's the story".

3. Dozens of people have spelled your name with a 'q' instead of a 'g'.  And when signing up for things important (as in on the phone), you've made sure that they used the 'g'.

2.  When researching and building your family tree, you've noticed that your relatives, regardless of generation always stayed close together (geographically).

Liguori Family, originating in Troia, Foggia Italy and settling together in Brooklyn, NY

1. As a child you were called Linquini by your friends and schoolmates

Well, having such a cool name as Liguori, you must've had some more cool experiences that you could share... please add them in the comments section below!

-- Robert