Tag Archives: social media

Sendible vs. Hootsuite

Each is uniquely wonderful, and I’ll scratch at the highlights of each.  They perform essentially the same functions – mainly scheduling tweets and Facebook posts. In terms of simplicity, Sendible is a dead ringer.  For someone who is new to … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Improve Your Organization’s Facebook Page

3. Make Your Employees Interact
They’re your workers, and you own their time, right? Well put that to use and get them interacting on your page. It gets outsiders involved and again, gives them that insider scoop in regards to who they’re dealing with. Continue reading

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Bulk Up Your Twitter Following

I think at last I’ve unlocked the secret to finding interested followers: Twitter lists. The trick is to get listed with other companies in your industry and connect to the people who are interested in those lists. Continue reading

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Getting Started With WordPress

Go to the Wordpress website, hit the giant Sign Up button, and try to think of something cute to call yourself. Make sure you sign up for a blog, not just a username. When all the account verification business is taken care of, you’re ready to start your new life as a webmaster. Continue reading

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Going Virtual: Where to Start?

The internet. The future frontier. Actually, it’s the current frontier. And though many organizations realize the potential of the internet, they have no idea how to capitalize on its possibilities, so they sit with watering mouths in front of a … Continue reading

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How to Make a Poor-Man’s Podcast

It’s so easy.  The only thing that might inhibit you is the lack of a microphone.  But try it even if you think you don’t have one, because sometimes computers have got them built in. First, open up your Sound … Continue reading

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WTF is Brightkite?

Brightkite is a microblog, like Twitter, with a few extra features, such as the option to comment on or like another’s post.  Also, pictures are posted directly to the stream rather than linking, which is something I’ve always wished Twitter … Continue reading

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WTF is HootSuite?

In my recent little blog series, I’ve been sketching out a few social networks that werepreviously unfamiliar to me.  HootSuite is not really a social network, but it is pretty impressive, and has real potential for business. To start, URLs … Continue reading

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WTF is Friendster?

Friendster is not to be confused with FriendFeed, which is exactly how I stumbled upon this one. This network is like RadioShack; no one ever really goes there anymore, and the occasional lost soul that wanders in is bombarded with … Continue reading

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Facebook Monster Eats Wiki Elements

Quick post. I just heard about Facebook’s plans to add a Wikipedia-like function to its current massive tangle of features, and they’ve asked people to submit questions and answers.  Oh, joy! I asked these question and came up with these … Continue reading

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