Tag Archives: Internet & Technology

The Pinterest Phenomenon

Pinterest is one of the hottest social networks to debut in quite some time. Since its launch earlier this year, comScore reported that the site hit over 10 million unique views each day back in February and is now the third most popular social network with over 18 million unique daily views, right behind social giants Facebook and Twitter. Countless brands in the B2C (business-to-consumer) realm have noticed the overwhelming popularity of Pinterest that blossomed in such a short time period ... Continue Reading

Setting up Google Reader

How do you manage what blogs and websites you read on a daily basis? I remember bookmarking a lot of personal websites and blogs back in the day and setting up folders for "dailies" and other resources. While RSS feeds and social bookmarking have become increasingly popular in recent years, for me they never fully replaced my "old" methods and habits of saving bookmarks in my browser. Google Reader is a tool that I've been using a lot at work, and it has (finally) started to streamline my process ... Continue Reading

Blogging and You

Hey, visit my BLOG about [whatever topic here]! You have a BLOG about [whatever topic]? ME TOO! YEAH, I totally love blogging! YAY, BLOGGING! I giggle when I hear blogging discussed offline and in the mainstream media, probably because it hasn't been a "new" concept for me for quite some time and because everyone has jumped on the bandwagon with it. Food Network just released a show about a woman who lives on a ranch and she blogs about food and her family, which is probably how she was discovered. ... Continue Reading

e-Commerce Options: Part 4

If you missed the first three parts of A Look at e-Commerce Options for Individuals and Small Businesses, they focused on an introduction to e-Commerce options, Etsy and Ebay as selling tools for small-to-medium-sized businesses and individual entrepreneurs. The next installment focuses on e-Commerce website options, with conclusions in a post to follow. Enjoy! --- The option that offers, without a doubt, the highest level of customization for all aspects of presenting and selling products ... Continue Reading

e-Commerce Options: Part 3

The first two installments of A Look at e-Commerce Options for Individuals and Small Businesses focused on an introduction to e-Commerce options and Etsy as selling tool for small-to-medium-sized businesses and individual entrepreneurs. The next installment focuses on web auction giant eBay and will be followed by e-Commerce website options and conclusions in posts to follow. Enjoy! --- For those who are looking to sell products and services that do not fall into one of Etsy's categories, ... Continue Reading