Funny! Blogworld Closing Keynote Video

October 18, 2010 by  
Filed under Multimedia


See full video on YouTube recorded by @assuranceagency

They played this really funny video at the Closing Keynote of Blogworld and New Media Expo 2010. I couldn’t stop laughing! I especially loved the part where Mark Malkoff was distracting Miss Destructo while she was blogging. How did she keep that straight face?! Watch and you’ll see! ;) Good times at Blogworld!

Related Products:

Blogging For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech))Blogging For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech))The bestselling guide to blogging—updated and better than ever!

Are you ready to make your mark on the Internet with a personal blog, but aren't ... Read More >

Blog, Inc.: Blogging for Passion, Profit, and to Create CommunityBlog, Inc.: Blogging for Passion, Profit, and to Create CommunityWith roughly 95,000 blogs launched worldwide every 24 hours (BlogPulse), making a fledgling site stand out isn't easy. This authoritative handbook giv... Read More >

Social Networks: How to Integrate Them

October 30, 2009 by  
Filed under Social Networking, Tips and Tutorials

This blog post is in response to a question someone at a University asked me:

Question: I have set-up/configured our Facebook, Twitter, and Blog this week. We are in the process of posting content to each, but I was hoping you could go over a few things with me. Mainly, how to integrate the 3 so that we don’t have to constantly update all 3 sites? And also, based on your experience, are there any general settings in each dealing with user interactivity that we should enable/disable?

Answer: I would first start with integrating Twitter into Facebook, instead of the other way around. The reason is because I think students are more familiar with the Facebook interface than Twitter.

How to make your Facebook posts go to Twitter
facebook-to-twitter

  1. In a browser, log into Twitter.
  2. In another tab in the browser, go to Facebook.com/Twitter. You will see your Facebook page and a button that says “Link to Twitter.”
  3. Click on the “Link to Twitter” button
  4. It’ll take you back to Twitter, prompting “An application would like to connect to your account.”
  5. Click on “Allow.”

Read more

Related Products:

Twitter For Dummies (For Dummies Series)Twitter For Dummies (For Dummies Series)A fully updated new edition of the fun and easy guide to getting up and running on Twitter

With more than half a billion registered users, Twitter ... Read More >

Plurk

June 2, 2008 by  
Filed under Links and Resources

I signed up for a new website yesterday called Plurk. My first thought when I tried it out was this is posting 140 characters Twitter posts, on a Dipity Timeline, with responses like Pownce! It certainly does take a bit of getting use to, but highly fun! I recommend signing up and trying it. It might just be the next big thing in microblogging. ;)

I tend to post quirky and random stuff here because it’s fun. :) The only thing I don’t like about Plurk right now is the logo of the headless animal. But that image is talked about so much, that I’m starting to think they did the right thing!

Be sure to follow safe plurking habits! Don’t plurk to strangers! :) But looks like the only rule I followed was #10 — have fun!

Read more

Related Products:

How To Make Money Blogging: How I Replaced My Day Job With My BlogHow To Make Money Blogging: How I Replaced My Day Job With My BlogBob Lotich founded ChristianPF.com back in 2007 and after getting laid off in 2008 he took the leap into full-time blogging. Less than a year later he... Read More >
Plurk play a big business(Chinese Edition)Plurk play a big business(Chinese Edition)Paperback. Pub Date: October 2009 Pages: 304 Language: Traditional Chinese Publisher: Times Publishing Enterprises shares joint recommendation of Plur... Read More >

Blogging as a Requirement

May 7, 2008 by  
Filed under Daily Ramblings

How interesting… there are positions that require WordPress knowledge now.

I remember when I started blogging. This was the order of the software I used: Blogger, Greymatter, b2 (cafelog), Geeklog, Xanga, Livejournal, Tabulas, Vox, and now only WordPress and Twitter.

Do you remember any of these? The evolution of blogging software has been an amazing journey. ;)

Related Products:

WordPress To Go: How To Build A WordPress Website On Your Own Domain, From Scratch, Even If You Are A Complete BeginnerWordPress To Go: How To Build A WordPress Website On Your Own Domain, From Scratch, Even If You Are A Complete Beginner

If you are a small business owner or a hopeful Internet entrepreneur, then you know you need a professional website.

The first challenge is,... Read More >

Starting a Successful Blog when you have NO CLUE! - 7 Steps to WordPress Bliss... (Beginner Internet Marketing Series) (Volume 1)Starting a Successful Blog when you have NO CLUE! - 7 Steps to WordPress Bliss... (Beginner Internet Marketing Series) (Volume 1)STEP-BY-STEP: A Proven, Easy-to-Follow System for Starting a Blog from Scratch You have great info to share and need a platform to reach as many peopl... Read More >
Blogging All-in-One For DummiesBlogging All-in-One For DummiesA complete update to the ultimate reference guide on blogging basics!

The increase in the number of blogs is seemingly endless and con... Read More >