It's live! The newest addition to the popular social networking site, Facebook, is ready for use. You can now tag your friends, pages you're a fan of, or groups you're a member of. Just like Twitter, you type the @ sign, followed by the name of your friend, a page, or group. When you start typing, a drop-down will appear and you can select whom or which page you'd like to link to! This will be great for telling people about groups you enjoy, or the fan pages of companies you think your friends should know about. A quick tutorial video made with Screenr.com And, some recommended related
Every Wordpress site needs a unique set of plugins, depending on the site's design and purpose. But, there are a few core plugins that run in the background that I feel should be included in every site owner's toolbox... Akismet - My single most "I can't live without this plugin" Wordpress tool. I can't even imagine blogging without a highly effective spam catcher. For every legitimate comment this blog receives, spammers heap on about a dozen undesirable ones. And, Akismet catches them all. I have never had it miss a spam comment. On one or two occasions, it has caught a legit comment, but
The Digital Mommy has a good post up about Twitter's new home page, and what makes it so great. Get ready to say goodbye to Twitter's boring old home page and hello to an all-new, user friendly interface!
Being a social networking freak enthusiast I am always on the lookout for tools or apps that will make my life easier. While I'm not a fan of the all famous TweetDeck, which I've heard will handle most of my demands, I've come across a solution that is both fun and functional. ZooLoo is not a new social networking site or community. It is a "Complete Online Environment." Yes, there are ways to connect with others from within the application, but that ability is just an add-on to an all-around genus idea. After setting up your profile, you create a dashboard. Here you pull in widgets; Twitter,
At some point, we've probably all participated in the #FollowFriday hashtag/recommendations on Twitter. But, just in case you haven't, or you've always wondered what it was... #FollowFriday is a way of introducing your Twitter followers to people you find interesting, humorous, or educational. That being said, most people are lazy about it and tend to send out a tweet that looks something like this: #followfriday @Nikki_S @ResourcefulMom @unmarketing @JessicaKnows, @DannyBrown @courtneydetroit @drmommy @bestbuy @rgremill @jenniferbourn The problem with the above list is not lack of good people (they