January 10, 2011

7 tools to monitor your competitors’ traffic

by Guest

Today we’re going to examine a number of tools and resources for getting insights into competitors’ traffic data. We’ll assess their strengths and weaknesses as well as the validity and usefulness of the data provided. Continue reading

November 29, 2010

Have you made your site mobile-ready?

by JD Lasica

WPtouch Pro plug-in is making your website mobile-friendly in a flash. Way better (and easier) than creating your own app, check out how this simple plug-in affects users’ experiences with your mobile site. Continue reading

November 9, 2010

10 ways to create a social media dashboard

by JD Lasica

With the torrent of social media conversations coming at us today, how do you manage the flow?

The answer used to be: Painstakingly and one conversation at a time. But a new crop of social media tools aims to tamp down the social media gusher by letting you update, manage and maintain several communication outlets at once. Continue reading

November 4, 2010

Spredfast: A tool to organize your conversations

by Guest

  This is part of our ongoing series on social media tools for businesses. Guest post by James Young VP of Products, Spredfast Doing social media right takes time. My colleagues and I engage in multiple social networks, some that you probably also use: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Flickr, Slideshare, a blog and a few other networks. Conversing with people … Continue reading

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February 28, 2010

2 plans to integrate your Social Web presence

by Deltina Hay

Keeping your Social Web accounts up to date can seem overwhelming, but there are ways to make the process more painless. This presentation on Slideshare outlines two sample integration plans you can implement to help streamline your Social Web presence.

Let’s say that you have a blog as well as accounts on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Flickr and YouTube. Continue reading

December 30, 2009

Top Web 2.0 tools to help with your New Year’s resolutions

by Deltina Hay

Whether you want to lose weight, get in shape, manage your time or money, live a more sustainable or philanthropic life, or quit smoking, chances are there is a Web 2.0 tool out there to help you succeed with your 2010 new year’s resolution.

Here is a list of some of the top-rated sites for helping you achieve some of the resolutions most often made: weight loss, healthier living, quitting smoking, philanthropy, and better money and time management. And if you don’t have a resolution yet, perhaps this list can help you find a worthy one! Continue reading