Author Archives: inkstainedknuckle

About inkstainedknuckle

I'm a social media specialist with a fresh outlook and keen sense of diction. The world is my walnut.

5 Ways Free Apps Make Money Off You

A suitable monetization strategy is paramount to the long term success of an app.  A really creative way to source income can be what guides an app to green fields of fruitfulness, and an irritating one can completely devastate it. I’m sure … Continue reading

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0 to Written in 11 Steps – Process for Free Flowing Words

This is my personal process for free-flowing writing. I like to set myself up for success, and I have found ways to make it easier for my brain to perform. Now I share that process and hopefully it helps others, … Continue reading

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The Death of Open Diary: Mourning an Old Friend

And while most of my posts are aimed to be useful to the users of today’s technology, this one is but a tribute, a lament to my lost love, my first love, my dear Open Diary. Thank you for everything. Continue reading

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The Succulent Marketing Techniques of Arby’s

Coming up with the number of ads the average person sees in a day would be like trying to count the stars in the sky from a desolate mountain top on a clear night. Impossible. CBS says about 5,000. Even … Continue reading

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Why Snapchat is Alive and Well

Some people think of Snapchat as a communication device, and others as a game. I’d say it’s both. There is a score tied to your account, which was probably an early way the developers toyed with user retention. In any case, the company definitely understands the game of competing in the virtual space. Continue reading

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7 Common Website Mistakes

This is gonna be a fairly succinct post.  (See #5) 1. Search bar is hard to find. Don’t make me look for it.  Ain’t nobody got time for that.  What’s worse is when you can’t find the search bar and … Continue reading

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WTF is Ello?

Ello avoids the drama of friend requests, yet cuts back on the noise found on Twitter. This is done by the “follow” feature (Twitter-y) being broken down into two categories, “friends” and “noise.” That means you can switch back and forth between the people you know and the people you find interesting. Nice touch, Ello. Continue reading

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