The Definitive Guide to Facebook Security

Social media is permeating every facet of our lives. It is extremely important to understand security and privacy settings with so much personal information becoming so accessible. Here is the definitive guide to security on Facebook:...more

My life sucks…according to Facebook

I received a text from my friend “Sue” the other day. She was upset that a mutual friend of ours was, “Kelly”, was wine tasting very near to where Sue lived, and did not call her to let her know. How did she find this out?...more

Akram's Ideas on Social Media

Hey all, Did you know that you can keep track of Akram's Ideas on varirous socal networks.Click the links below to visit Akram's Ideas social pages: ...more

You Can Find Strange Connections on Social Media

Yesterday, I was editing a post on BlogHer, a cautionary tale on using images on your blog. (Uh, if you haven't read what happened to this blogger, you really should. Because I see illegally used images on your blogs all the time when I'm reading. Please be careful. And kind.) I squinted at the name of the artist whose image had been stolen: Marian Osher. She was my childhood art teacher. ...more
I contacted my siblings on my fathers side of the family who didn't know I existed until 2 yrs ...more

Facebook Is 10 Years Old: As Relevant Now As It Has Ever Been (VIDEOS)

Facebook is now 10 years old and has now become a household name. With its 1.23 billion active users worldwide and 128 million users daily in the U.S. only, the social networking service is now the #1 social media platform....more

Celene’s Top 7 Tips To Increase Your Social Media Marketing Success

 Social media is so important to network marketing success these days. It’ something that I talk about almost every day in some way or another. If you are not using a good social media mix in your marketing efforts, trust me, you are really missing the boat....more

What will your Facebook Legacy be?

 If you have ever thought about this, well done. I have not, and I wonder how many others are in the same state.  Parents all worry about what their children are doing and posting about themselves online, and with good reason. ...more

Now I feel stupid AND hurt

I dislike Facebook as a corporation, but I really like a lot of the people I am friends with on it. I mean genuinely like, as in I think we are “friends”. Part of this is because the people are wonderful and funny and seem compassionate and interesting. The other part is when people comment “love you; love your blog” I think they like me. Not “give me a kidney” kind of like, but “like” as in I have added some value to their lives and therefore I my presence in their life is at least a LITTLE valuable to them.That is apparently a very Asperger’s thing to think....more
I'm not an Aspie (I don't think). But I would likely have reacted exactly like you did. I also ...more

Why You'll Find Me on Instagram and Google+ - NOT Facebook

Being a full time working mom, AND a blogger, I have fairly limited time. And spending my time on Facebook has had me more and more frustrated lately. Not so much on my personal page, which I actually spend a pretty limited amount of time on. But the time I’ve been spending on the Structure in an Unstructured Life Facebook page, has completely sapped it of any kind of enjoyment it once had....more
I agree! I have much better results with Google+. There are more people on there that cater to ...more

What Would Happen if Your Favourite Blog (or Website) Died?

But in all seriousness, blogs and websites -- like humans -- do tend to have a lifespan. Some die young, some live to the ripe old age of seven (that's like 70 in people years), and a freaky few keep going long after their contemporaries have died out. ...more
I've asked myself the question "should I stay or should I go" so many times. And yes, I suppose ...more