Yearly Archives - 2009

“How do you keep up on all of this social networking stuff?”

This is a question I’ve been asked more than a few times and for those looking to enter the social networking world it’s an important one. After all, we’re all busy enough that adding on additional layers might take away from other priorities…that’s not the goal. For me personally,...

Weezer Breathes Life Into Music Marketing

As social networking ingrains itself more and more into our daily lives our ties to different entities continue to build. We can follow businesses, products and celebrities on Twitter, become fans of TV shows, bands and fictional characters on Facebook, and sign up for regular communications via text or...

Mastering RSS Feeds the Easy Way

Ask a Web designer to explain RSS feeds and you just might leave more confused…at least that’s what happened to me when asked. What seemed like a simple question became quickly convoluted left me thinking, “Really? It didn’t seem like it’s that complicated.” Enter RSS in Plain English. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0klgLsSxGsU I...

Network Connections

Recently I’ve been working on building a better LinkedIn profile, inviting contacts I’ve worked with and joining several groups that inspire discussion related to work topics I’d like to learn more about. It’s been an interesting process deciding who to connect with, as I debate whether I know someone in...

New UNR Extended Studies Course Focuses on Personal Branding

If Google is your new business card, then managing your personal brand online is critical. The University of Nevada, Reno Extended Studies Program offers a new course this November designed to assist students with hands-on techniques to build the online presence needed to remain competitive in today’s economy. “Google...