Publishing on LinkedIn? What You Need to Know

Taking advantage of LinkedIn’s publishing platform just got easier thanks to this excellent infographic  “10 Data-Driven Steps to Dominate LinkedIn Publishing” from TopDog Social Media. There’s even more to learn in the post on when you have time. If you’d prefer an in-depth look at the original data, here’s the post from OkDork. Data […]

Heartbleed Bug


Time to change your passwords. Here’s the scoop on the Heartbleed bug: CNET list of patched sites—will be updated. More details from Mashable—see related posts for lots of info. Heartbleed To-Do Check to see if a site you use is patched before you change a password—otherwise you’ll just have to do it again. Start with […]

How To Choose a Managed WordPress Host

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As the popularity of WordPress Content Management Systems (CMS) rise, so do the number of web hosts specializing in Managed WordPress Hosting. Managed WordPress Hosting is great for eliminating some website ownership hassles. The host takes care of security, speed, backups, and WordPress core updates. Benefits of Managed WordPress Hosting Speed. If your website is […]

Diigo: A Tool for Personal Knowledge Management & Research

Bring clarity to my web chaos!

Information to Insight: What’s in Your Personal Knowledge Management Toolkit? What do you do with all the useful content you find on the Web? Read it immediately? Bookmark it to read later in an app like pocket or in your web browser? Hope you remember it later? Lose it? People I meet often say that it’s […]

Devorah Spilman Interview—Storytelling & Storyselling

Devorah Spilman

Devorah Spilman of Spilman Storyselling™ is a professional storyteller and nonprofit development expert who teaches powerful storytelling techniques designed to help you and your business succeed. Telling a powerful brand story has never been more important for business owners and entrepreneurs—as citizens of the digital world we face information overload every day. A powerful story or […]

Brand Storyteller, Me? Yes, You!

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If You Have a Brand, Tell Your Brand Story If you have a career or a business, it pays to think about your brand story and about yourself as a brand storyteller. Think of your brand as a collaboration with others—it’s not just what you’re known for, your brand encompasses the sum of people’s experiences […]

Web Content Strategy & Personal Boundaries for Business

Web content strategy map, part 1

Your Web Content Represents Your Business Brand

The first post in this series, Set Web Content Boundaries & Free Yourself, grew out of my work with clients around the concerns and discomfort many small business owners feel when faced with the need to use social networks and social media for business. Since the lines between personal and public keep blurring, it’s not uncommon for entrepreneurs and small business owners to feel overwhelmed.