Searching and stats on the social web

I get a lot of email from friends asking me about where such and such is on the web. I'm usually pretty good at finding stuff through searches. Here's a great cheatsheet if you want to get better at finding things on the web. The other things I get asked a bunch is for stats [...]

By | April 28th, 2009|Blog|0 Comments

WordPress’s future

  I'm a huge fan of WordPress. I've been using it for years. The reasons are numerous. Passionate community, robust base functionality augmented (I love that word) by thousands of plugins, and the fact that it is one of the most successful opensource products ever. The one thing about WordPress that I've always worried about [...]

By | April 21st, 2009|Blog|0 Comments

This is why I don’t order Domino’s

Wow. In case you've been under a rock somewhere, here's a recap of that Domino's video prank gone awry. Full disclosure, I have not watched the videos and don't intend to :-) Full story in the New York Times. The videos can still be found here (I haven't watched them, I'm told they were pretty [...]

By | April 20th, 2009|Blog|0 Comments

Around the web in social media, or as I like to call it, the social web,

and a few other things. Facebook is dominating social networks right now. I wonder where they'll be in five years. Google or AOL? I'm leaning more towards Google, and maybe they'll actually be a part of Google as they figure out how to actually make money. Why? Here's an article from CNN detailing how older [...]

By | April 14th, 2009|Blog|0 Comments

Using Twitter, Facebook and the web to be a productive well-rounded netizen

I remember I had an excellent teacher in high school (there were a couple) and he always advocated what he called the renaissance lifestyle. Basically, everything in moderation, nothing in excess. I was reading an article on ReadWriteWeb the other day that made me think of this. They had come across an article about a [...]

By | April 7th, 2009|Blog|0 Comments