My top picks for May 18, 2011

How to Quit Your Job, Move to Paradise, and Get Paid to Change the World May 17, 2011 BuddyPress For Beginners: The Ultimate Starting Resource May 16, 2011 Deploy your WordPress Blog to the Cloud May 16, 2011 How to Set the Default Theme for a WordPress Multisite Network May 17, 2011 Facebook Rolls Out … Continue reading My top picks for May 18, 2011

My top picks for May 4, 2011

Osama Photos and Videos Coming This Week? [Unconfirmed] May 3, 2011 Pandora Hits 10 Billion Thumbs Up or Down May 3, 2011 5 Best Practices for Travel & Tourism Brands on Facebook May 2, 2011 HOW TO: Get Your Employees On Board With Your Social Media Policy May 2, 2011 How the Social Web Reflected … Continue reading My top picks for May 4, 2011

The myth of beautiful website design

I love it when I find a quote to support my preconceived notions because if I say it, it's just opinion, but if an 'expert' says it, well, it must be true. In this case a designer talks about web design..."This one will probably get me into trouble. I’ve worked as a graphic designer for … Continue reading The myth of beautiful website design

Tactic #3: Blogging. The ‘why’ and the ‘how’…

Image via Wikipedia Tactic #3 in the series 'tactics and tools for tightening your tribe using social media' is blogging and I'll be covering not only the why but the how. Admittedly, though, the more obvious something is to me, the harder it is to write about it and blogging falls into the 'duh' category … Continue reading Tactic #3: Blogging. The ‘why’ and the ‘how’…

There is no ‘easy button’…

Image by spackletoe via Flickr...for social media, but there are some good, fast, and cheap tools that are simple to use and support the social media lifestyle. Unfortunately, most companies are taking a different approach. My good friend Dana VanDen Heuvel scratches his head here..."I was in a meeting recently where I witnessed a demonstration … Continue reading There is no ‘easy button’…