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SOPA: NOPA!

Earlier this year, the internet went black.  Well, a lot of the internet went ‘lights out’ in order to protest the SOPA/PIPA bill in legislation.  Some of us (like myself) … Continue reading

March 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

The BEST mobile app EVER.

So I live in an urban area where parking meters run abundant.  In the age of credit cards, recently most of the parking meters in my area have been upgraded … Continue reading

March 1, 2012 · 1 Comment

@comcastcares (#changingbrandimagewithsocialmedia)

Let’s face it: Comcast has a major customer service problem.  I average about, an hour or so on hold with them each and every month (usually having to do with … Continue reading

February 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

I heart Red Bull.

Yes, I love the beverage.  Okay, I don’t actually LOVE it as much as I NEED it.  It tastes like crunched up smarties (sweet and slightly bitter).  But I do … Continue reading

February 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Being unofficial in an official sort of way.

For every successful company, there seems to be an unofficial blog that follows it.  Usually led by brand ambassadors, these blogs keep those interested updated on news, trends, products, etc. … Continue reading

February 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

So yeah, I Tweet Now.

I caved. I joined Twitter after holding back for quite some time.  To be honest, keeping up with Facebook was enough for me.  I just couldn’t imagine having another ‘newsfeed’ … Continue reading

February 10, 2012 · 3 Comments

You never get a second chance to make a first impression. Duh.

What makes a website successful?  Content?  Graphics?  Layout?  For me, the first impression is everything; in other words, the Home Page has to ROCK. Derek Powazek, author of “Home Page … Continue reading

February 4, 2012 · Leave a comment