Category Archives: Social Media

Using WordPress as a CMS for Small Business Sites

When WordPress first came on the scene, like many others, I thought of it only in the sense of blogging platform. Over the past 12-18 months, I've see it it mature into a content management system. With the addition of Pages, Wordpress now is a very viable platform for any small business to consider basing their web site on.  Some ...
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Easily Research Keywords While Writing Blog Posts

Wordtracker, a leading keyword research web site, has just released a really cool plugin for the web broswer, FireFox, called SEO Blogger. Essentially, once installed, this tool sites along side your blog software and lets you research keywords in real time. You can then have this custom list available right on your screen so when you write your blog post, ...
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Learned About Twitter/Social Media @ #NHSMBS

Okay, when I got up this morning I didn't really know what the pound sign meant when it comes to Twitter. Turns out it's called a 'hashtag'. (don't ask me why it's called this because I don't know yet!) A hashtag precedes a 'tag' for a series of related posts on Twitter or 'tweets' as the Twitter folk call it. ...
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I’ll Eat for 50% OFF Because of Facebook

I've been on Facebook for several months now. I admitted during a recent speaking engagement that I wasn't sure why I was on Facebook, besides a convenient place to share photos of my family. But what was the real business benefits? I figured that if I don't participate, I sure as heck, won't realize any benefits. When I redesigned the ...
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