The Google+ Project

It’s been a couple weeks since giant Google launched their latest effort in social, Google+. The search giant has had a couple false starts in their attempt to go social with both Google Wave and Google Buzz failing to catch users’ attention. However, from the buzz around the web, Google+ might just have the potential…

Social Media Round Up

As always there has been a lot going on in the social media arena in the past week. This is a summary of the major (and minor!) developments. Facebook Questions On July 28th Facebook announced that it was going to launch Facebook Questions. The tool is set to allow you to crowdsource the collective intelligence…

Introduction to Bookmarking

Bookmarking sites are sites on the Internet that allow you to share and save your online discoveries making it easier for you to keep track of those gems you discover online and intend to revisit. Not only do bookmarking sites allow you to bookmark the sites you like but they also allow you to connect…

Using Social Media to Promote Events

Social Media tools are great for building awareness of what you do, for reaching and connecting with new audiences, for building and maintaining your networks and for driving targeted traffic to your website. Social networks are communities of people that connect and communicate online based on something they have in common. It makes sense therefore…