All the attention and dismay over Internet Privacy got me to thinking.  I am at a loss for how this is news or why it is a “problem”.  From everything I have read, this is an educational issue more than anything else.  The fear mongering by the Media is really unnecessary....more

Winning on Facebook, Part Three

The third and final installment of winning on Facebook!! The last way I have of winning on Facebook involves some searching and some luck!...more

Coping with a Medical Crisis, One Tweet at a Time

After last week, I really feel that those who would diss people who use social media to reach out during times of crisis honestly don’t get social media. Those of you who follow my Twitter feed or are Facebook friends are probably aware of the crisis my family experienced last week, and which triggered this not-terribly-original observation. A recap follows, via Facebook updates (most of which were pushed from Twitter, so they’re pretty brief), with a little added context to fill in the blanks. ...more

My son, who has been diagnosed with Celiac Disease, was in the hospital again today for a ...more

Complementing Social Media Pages with a Strong Website

Web Success Team contributor Justin Delos Reyes discusses guidelines for creating an effective mobile website.  ...more

Celebrating Community Service With a Facebook Game to Make This A Better World

As a busy mommy blogger and mom of triplets plus one more all born within a year, I don’t have much time for playing games online. I do try my best, though, to keep up with everything that’s new on the social networks and share my discoveries with readers whenever I find something I think is particularly note-worthy. I just came across such a find: a brand new Facebook game that just launched that already has 24,000+ Likes on Facebook and more than 83,000 active users....more

Winning on Facebook, Part Two

There are two applications on Facebook dedicated solely to giveaways.  The odds of winning through these apps are lower than following your favorite brands, though winning is possible. (I have!)The first is the Promotions application.  It can be found at:

Guidelines for Creating an Effective Mobile Website

Web Success Team contributor Justin Delos Reyes discusses guidelines for creating an effective mobile website. ...more

Just Because You Can Doesn't Mean You Should

I've noticed recently that my internet is angry. Really angry. Over the past few weeks, I have been linked again and again to things said by a certain person trying (and possibly succeeding) to be famous on the internet. Heather Clouse.Heather blogs here and on tumblr. She runs so many Facebook fan pages and groups that I've lost count. In at least one, she lists herself as a public figure. Her two main niche groups, though, are military wives and teen moms.So, why is my internet angry? I'm not a military wife, and I wasn't a mother during my teenage years....more

Drafting Your Company’s Social Media Policy

Web Success Team contributor Justin Delos Reyes discuss the importance of drafting a social media policy for your company. ...more

5 Dangers of Blogging

You’re going to start a blog.  You finally decided to take the plunge and satisfy your inner “legend in your own mind” narcissist self.  Your are a decent writer, or not.  You have a lot of interesting stuff to tell the world, or not....more