Twitter Me This

Twitter Me This

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If Twitter was custom-made for a small business, it was the mobile food industry. Well, as this is quite a niche market and your business can certainly benefit from all that the little blue bird of social media has to offer, Mashable’s video on Twitter and street food is a social media case study in … Continued

GI’s are Going Social

GI’s are Going Social

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In case you wouldn’t choose a military crew-cut for your default profile pic, think again: the Marines are going social-media. Or so photojournalist Teru Kuwayama and a $202,000 News Challenge Grant from the John S. Knight Foundation will attempt. His project, highlighted this week in OhMyGov! will aim to bring soldier life in Afghanistan to … Continued

Network THIS

Network THIS

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If you’re convinced your business couldn’t benefit from using social media, think about this: utilizing social media has proven successful for dental practices. And unless you’re selling manure or running a pocket-protector manufacturing plant, chances are your small business is more exciting than the dentist’s office (nitrous-oxide aside). If you need more convincing, TechCrunch offers six … Continued

The ‘Tweet’ Life

The ‘Tweet’ Life

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We’re here to tell you: Kanye West isn’t the only guy who can generate some buzz using Twitter. And while you might think you don’t have the – ahem – profound thoughts that Kanye’s been tweeting, those seemingly endless strings of self-promotional tweets can equate to increased customer traffic, or so says Chrisbrogan.com. Mr. Brogan … Continued

Even “Oxford” Knows

Even “Oxford” Knows

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For all you bookworms and dictionary lovers, we’re sorry, but the third edition of the Oxford English Dictionary is going to be released only online. Thanks a lot, Internet, but I was looking forward to turning the thousand pages of delicious verbs, nouns, and adjectives. The Future of The Dictionary Seeing that the dictionary has failed … Continued

Riding the Social Media Wave

Riding the Social Media Wave

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As more and more people are tapping into the online cocktail party known as social media, developers are forced to stay on top of the trends and come up with the next big thing that will be all the rage online. Now trending. These five trends are the up and coming hottest things in social … Continued

The Future of the Telephone

The Future of the Telephone

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So you may have heard about Google Voice, and of course you have heard about Gmail, but now Google is combining the two and integrating Google Chat with a phone option. Yeah, that’s right, you can now make telephone calls from your computer. Not computer to computer calls, but computer to phone calls! Now this isn’t … Continued

The Best of Times, or the Worst of Times?

The Best of Times, or the Worst of Times?

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Well, which is it? With the worldwide economy sliding up and down (mostly down) it’s safe to say we may not be in the best of times. Now as a business owner or an employee of a company you might think “so how am I to make money during these trying times?” The answer just … Continued

I Want Your Voice

I Want Your Voice

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So now that you have a Facebook, a Twitter account, and a blog, you’re probably wondering what you are going to post or tweet about. Your dog? The weather? How many paint flakes chipped off your door this morning? Well… before you start thinking about content it is probably best to first think about what … Continued

Rapportive

Rapportive

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When you hear a word like “Rapportive,” you don’t know what to make of it… Is it a slang term for a rap artist? Is it a new military communications network? Is it a new kind of sandwich spread? Well, let’s quit guessing and just find out what the devil it is. It’s a new … Continued

With Friends Like These…

With Friends Like These…

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Friends are great, right? I mean they’ll always be there for you, cheer you up, entertain you, the works. When looking for friends we always seek out those who will uplift us or make us happy. But do you know who else you should befriend? Critics. This is what AriWriter.com has to say on the … Continued

Building Alliances as a New Business

Building Alliances as a New Business

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Building alliances as a newly created company can be crucial to your success. Find a strong referral partner and work closely with them to find success.