5 Tips for Generating Buzz on Your Blog


Generating buzz that all blog owners covet can be a challenging task. While you understand that business blogging is an important component of the formula for success, the process of developing a following of significant size is daunting. Here are some pointers that can guide you in this endeavor: 1. Excel in Your Content As […]

Mustache Rising: Brand Building with Social Media


Social media has huge power for brand building campaigns and everybody finally seems to understand its importance. But understanding that social media needs to be an integral part of creating a surge of brand awareness is far different from understanding why some campaigns are successful while others flop miserably. It’s completely understandable. Human beings are […]

5 Tips for Beating the Black Friday Blues

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It can be a pretty surreal moment when you find yourself standing in front of the cold glass doors at the entrance to the mall surrounded by hundreds of other impatient shoppers who are also running on three hours of sleep and last night’s turkey dinner. It’s desperate people like these that will trample you […]

Email Marketing: Use It, Don’t Abuse It


Email plays an important role in keeping your blog readership informed and in the loop. Having an email signup option is a great way to let readers subscribe to your blog and know what’s happening through email updates. But you need to be selective about what kind of messages you’re sending and how often you […]

Crime Dramas: Fact & Fiction


Crime dramas are everywhere on TV. It’s now possible to watch every version of Law and Order every day on one network or another-even BBC has gotten in on the crime drama action with Law and Order: UK. Other crime-inspired shows like NCIS and the CSI franchise have made crime-solving sexy: attractive young men and […]

Crazy Interview Questions – Infographic


The job market is has been pretty weak for the past few years, which means that job hunting has become rough. With both employment rates and salaries dropping for new college grads, finding a rewarding job may be harder than you’d like. And the outlook isn’t much better for people already in the workforce-young professionals […]

The Digital Age

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In the beginning, computer users used flat, plastic squares, known by the ancients as floppy discs. Floppy discs only held so many megabytes of information but now consumers can buy hard drives that contain over a million megabytes of space, known as a terabyte. Not only have storage capacities changed, but what types of information […]

How Blogging Can Help College Students…


[easyazon-image-link asin=”B0026KP700″ alt=”10″ Blogger Inside Vinyl Sticker Decal” src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/31rSuB9KxSL.jpg” align=”center” width=”186″ height=”172″] News of how social media sites and blogging can negatively affect a person’s job or school career is all over the internet and on talk radio air waves, all the time. We’ve all heard the stories of people getting fired for bad-mouthing their […]

The Bizarre World of Online Shopping


Forty grand for some of Justin Bieber’s hair, or three bucks for the meaning of life? Really? Welcome to the wacky world of eBay. With just a brief sojourn into this online shopping frontier, we can observe that there’s no telling what people will be willing to buy – or how much they’ll be willing […]

Respect My Authoritaaaaah!…Please?

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There may be some of you out there that are just getting into blogging and all things interweb…oh sorry…I’m being told it’s pronounced internet.  You may wonder why you just type and type away on your blog, but never seem to see any comments other than those from your spouse and your mother.  This is […]