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Display Your Google+ Posts as Ads Throughout Google

<i>UPDATE:</i> Google has now released this ad capability to any advertiser with a minimum of 1000 Google+ followers. Advertisers can choose to make a post …

This ‘air modem’ could hack your PC or phone via sound waves — without any electronic connection

The one thing you’ve always been certain of is that a computer that’s not connected to a network, doesn’t munch data from any USB sticks, and doesn’t accept any kind of electronic connection requests is reasonably safe against hackers and crackers breaking into its electronic vaults.<p>Not so much, …

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt Posts Guide on Converting to Android from iPhone

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt has posted a multi-step guide on switching from Apple's iPhone to an Android device on his Google+ page today, refreshing the rivalry between the two companies as of late. While the guide itself appears to be relatively basic in nature, Schmidt instructs both PC and Mac …

How to Optimize Your YouTube Video for Maximum Traffic - Jeffbullas's Blog

When companies plan their marketing strategies, they often make the mistake of ignoring YouTube as a possible channel for lead development. Social …

12 Keys to Success on Twitter

Twitter was never designed to be a social network but it has become one.<p>In fact it was designed initially in 2006 to used by individuals as an SMS …

Let's Talk Social Media Strategy

Social media strategy is the way an individual and/or business incorporates the use of social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, etc, to connect …

Master Lock + Your Data = Secure

Everyone knows that they need to improve the security of their computers, passwords, and data store in the cloud. In this video I show you three …

Make Sure Your Business is Geo-Located So New Customers Can Find You Easily From Mobile Devices

You probably already know that making sure your business is discovered by potential consumers is not as simple as being listed in the Yellow Pages …

Take An Interactive Look At The World If All Our Ice Melted

The world’s supply of ice essentially functions as an enormous storage locker for water. Unfortunately, this particular storage system is unsustainable. Now, <i>National Geographic</i> is giving us a sobering look at what’s going to happen after it’s gone.<p>While we’ve got enough to panic about in the near …

Flite Launches A Free Online ‘Design Studio’ For Building HTML5 Ads

Hey, remember when people were still arguing about HTML5 versus Flash?<p>The battle seems long over at this point, with the rise of the iPhone essentially killing Adobe’s Flash platform, but Will Price, CEO of ad tech company Flite, said the transition has taken longer than you might think — it won’t …

The Beginner's Guide to SoundCloud

Online streaming services aren't new. There are innumerable ways to stream audio and music online, but SoundCloud has some advantages over the …

The Ripple Effect of Home Buying [infographic]

(click image to enlarge, then in new browser tab or window click again)<p>(To view this infographic on its original site, click here.)<p>Highlights: For …

Rentals Resource Center - Landlording tips, tools and trends

By Sandra Faucett on <b>5/7/2018</b><p>Make your listings shine with video tours — these two free tools will help you do it in minutes.<p>By Lindsey Schober on</b> …

10 reasons why Twitter is content marketing's best friend - Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}

10 reasons why Twitter is content marketing’s best friend<p>Twitter is much more than “what I had for breakfast.”<p>Having said that … “Bacon, eggs and …

How Social Media Really Affects Spending (Infographic)

How exactly does one go from friending to spending? In July, Vision Critical market research released "From Social to Sale," a survey of social media purchasing trends, to answer that question.<p>The findings just may make you rethink your social marketing practices.

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The Coming Food Stamp Riots - The Economic Collapse

Facebook TwitterGoogle+<p>It may not happen this month, or even this year, but food stamp riots are coming to America. In fact, we got a small preview …

Shareaholic Report: Pinterest Drives 3x More Referrals than Twitter

A report released Tuesday by Shareaholic, a maker of digital tools that help get content get distributed, discovered and shared across the web, tracked 200,000 publishers reaching 250 million people monthly to reveal referral traffic trends from eight of the largest social networks over the past 13 …

Twitter Changes Direct Message Rules: This Week in Social Media

Shares 3K<p>Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you <b>stay up to date with social media</b>, here are some of the news …

What Kind of Investor Should You Become?

Quite often, I’m asked to meet with folks who want to learn more about investing in notes or more about the note business in general. Although what I …

Twitter Founder Reveals Secret Formula for Getting Rich Online

Ev Williams has figured out the internet.<p>That's what he told the gathered tech heads at the recent XOXO conference in Portland, Oregon, and while he …