Category Archives: Social Networking Basics

Is Facebook Really Making Us Lonely?

I read a blog post  a while ago, written by a man named Stephen Marche,that asks, “Is Facebook Making Us Lonely?” It’s a great article–rather long, but well researched and well thought out. It uses as a hook, the story … Continue reading

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Fear Not Potential Bloggers!

I went to a great presentation the other day by Journalist Jennifer Hollett about blogging. In a workshop session, I started talking with a fellow member of the audience, who said she was nervous about starting a blog. True, blogging … Continue reading

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Blog Your Way to Business

I have been known to rush in where those so-called angels fear to tread.  But virtue and vice aside, there’s nothing like a little risk taking when you’ve got nothing to lose.  The economy may be down still, but blogs … Continue reading

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Tweet Tweet

If you find Twitter mysterious or even just a bit overwhelming, don’t worry. You’re definitely not alone. Everyone hears about those 140 character messages you’re supposed to send. However, not everyone can figure out why or even how to do … Continue reading

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Should I Be on Facebook?

This is a reprint of a post I did in 2009 when Jenny Spadafora worked for Intuit. I liked her presentation and still do. Also, while three years ago is ancient history in digital terms, there are still those struggling … Continue reading

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