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Yammer Curiosity

If you don’t know about Yammer, it’s effectively the Facebook for business – recently purchased by Microsoft and now included free in every Office 365 subscription. Given this one fact, many […]

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Does Your Blog Have a Name?

Cue the music. The tin sounding voice starts and you just know it’s some cool rocker with the life experience of hard living. “You’ve been through the desert on a […]

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Technology Writers on Notice in 2014

If you’re a journalist in the technology industry, then one of your resolutions should be to get your act together. Let’s start with Christopher Mims’ 2013 Was a Lost Year […]

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Back to Facebook

OK, I was wrong. I really didn’t think Facebook would survive. It was a fad that would fade away like Myspace. So, just another lesson to learn about people and in […]

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Twitter Bootstrap Mania

There is so much that happens in technology that the general public doesn’t realize. Twitter Bootstrap is one of those new (first released in 2011) and little known technologies. It has […]

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HubPages Pursuit

HubPages is an a community site for writing, pictures, and video. The content ranges from art to technology and most things in between. This unique platform gives you another piece of the web […]

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Comment Privacy Removed

YouTube removed anonymous pseudonyms for commenters and now requires a Google Plus account. From the uproar and petition of over 100,000 people, you’d think this change was damaging. However, the […]

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Twitter Reality

Wikipedia has a plain definition of Twitter, but the reality of Twitter is just a quick and simple way to broadcast or scan for brief messages. Twitter is now valued at over […]

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Conan LinkedIn Influencer Overlord

The LinkedIn Influencer program is no longer taking new applicants, but Conan O’Brien apparently had no problems being accepted. As yet another example that celebrities live in an alternate reality, […]

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Testimonials Are Contrived

Most marketing folks will tell you to have customer testimonials on your website, but testimonials have little value. How many news articles do you have to see about fake reviews? […]

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Biased Self Promotion Backlinks

Most social media sites allow noteworthy or celebrity people to openly promote themselves while linking to their website. If you’re a mere mortal like the rest of us, don’t try to put your blog post […]

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Blog Once a Week

Mileage and situations may vary, but generally you want to blog once a week: No one wants a daily update in their inbox or RSS feed. Daily posts are annoying […]

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Google Plus Evolution Continues

While many critics were quick to pan the service, Google Plus continues evolution with just over 300 million users. Anyone who wants their author picture to show up in search results from their […]

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Your Competition Doesn’t Blog

It’s still surprising to me that in almost every business sector, few business-to-business organizations blog. There are many blogs in the technology industry, but virtually none of the dozens of my state […]

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Critical LinkedIn Profile Tip of 2013

A great deal has changed since publishing 10 Tips for LinkedIn Ranking at the end of 2011. While the bulk of those tips still apply, most people aren’t adding content links to […]