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

Good News About Advertising and Consumer Interaction for 2011

Here is an article by Bob Speyer that reports the growing trends in advertising and consumer interaction.By Bob Speyer, Web Success Team Multiple sources report that the economy is in an upswing. Major advertisers report a 6% increase in spending, but more significantly, about 40% of Americans indicate that the economy is improving! Our friends at HubSpot have compiled an anthology of reports about advertising in various mediums and we want to share the positive news with our readers. Here is Part One of our summary:...more

Janette Leon-Speyer

Reasons Why the HTC Freestyle is Very Popular When it Comes to Social Networking

Smart phones like the HTC Freestyle and social networking go hand in hand for the simple reason that they allow you to obtain permanent connections to the internet wherever you go, which is great because it means that you can always stay in touch and up to date with friends and with whatever is happening in your social sphere. If you're always online with your phone, it's easy to be updated as long as your phone has enough battery and signal strength to stay online....more

You’re Not Dead Yet! 11 Ways to Stay Healthy at Your Workplace

By Janette Leon-Speyer –Web Success Team Sitting at a computer is inevitable especially for those of us in the Online Marketing and Social Media Business. I have been at a desk for over 30 years! Between school and computer. It seems as though I have spent most of my life looking at a screen....more

Winning on Facebook, Part One

The very first step to winning on Facebook is to follow your favorites.  Which favorites?1.  Your favorite food brands.  Brands such as Ore-Ida, Uncle Ben's and Coffeemate frequently give away full size products.  And who couldn't use free food at the grocery store?2.  Your favorite alcohol.  Ok...so they won't actually give you beer or vodka...but they do give away t-shirts and other promotional items!...more

Why You Shouldn't Schedule Your Tweets

Deep in conversation, you are all expressing your gratitude for our US soldiers. Some are expressing concerns over the safety of our troops and the retaliation that is certain to come from Bin Laden's death. Additionally, many are aghast at the celebrations taking place in the streets, remembering back to 9/11 when "they" were celebrating in the face of our tragedy. The conversations are deep, meaningful, thought provoking. Then, all of a sudden, one of the friends present says "Hey... look at these cookies I made for Mother's Day. Pretty awesome aren't they?" ...more

I do both: I schedule quips and posts in advance, and then pop in and out of TweetDeck to add ...more

'Look Mom, No Hands'-by Tracey Jackson

LOOK MOM NO HANDSby Tracey Jackson   Today being Mother’s Day I could post some posies and a warm fuzzy greeting to all. Or I could go hightailing back to my original blogger roots of dragging some skeletons out of my familial closet and let them get some air....more

Speak Your Truth: I Am Woman, Hear Me Roar

Earlier this week, I heard the news that Osama bin Laden had been assassinated. The very first thought that popped into my mind was, “Ding dong the witch is dead. Rejoice, munchkins!" Then a brief 10 seconds later, it was followed by a heaviness in my heart. Everyone all over the US was celebrating. Twitter was all atwitter with gleeful cheering. Facebook was one big PAR-TEE. There were parties in the streets. And yet, I found myself crying, not because the world isn’t better off without bin Laden in it, but because our reaction as a society breaks my heart....more

LIVE AUTHOR CHAT with bestseller Geneen Roth

LIVE author chat with Geneen Roth Women, Food and God; Lost and Found on Good Housekeeping facebook page.  Friday, May 6 12Noon EST to 4pm EST. https://www.facebook.com/GOODHOUSEKEEPING...more