Twitter Share Button

Twitter Social Sharing Buttons Should Include Your Twitter Handle

I do a lot of sharing on Twitter; in fact, about 60% of my tweets include an outbound link. However I noticed that in many instances (too many in my opinion), when I hit the “tweet” button on an article, I have to manually add the Twitter handle of either the author or of the…

Bob Marley

Marketing Mr. Marley

In the music business, people may assume that identifying the target market for your brand (the performer) is a no-brainer. However, there are quite of few examples where a band or a musician developed a following among a surprising demographic. Or maybe it is just surprising to some of us… When I was growing up…

Social Media Blocks

4 Social Media Tools I Use Daily (& Why)

It seems like there are 1,000,001 social media tools out there for people to use. I’ve played around with many of them. There are some that I come to use from time to time (like Twitonomy, which I use perhaps once a week). But there are only a handful that I use and find useful just…

CPanel

Think Twice Before Using CPanel Script Installers

When you open up a web hosting account and get ready to start on your website, one of the first things that you probably log into is CPanel (or its equivalent). I’ve been using CPanel for years, and I still get giddy when I visit it, and I’m setting up a new website. 5 years…

Races by Egyptians

Why We Believe That Some Races Are Smarter Than Others

This is a very difficult topic to talk about…but I am going to try. I recently had a conversation where the topic was intelligence among the races….specifically between White people and Black people. Of course my stance was that race has no tie into intelligence, an opinion that is also shared by the American Anthropological…

MBA Wordcloud

No, An MBA Will Not Help You

The other day I went to the AT&T Wireless store by my office to purchase some iPhones; and ordeal that took over 2 hours! Luckily for AT&T, the salespeople were good conversationalists and tried to make my wait as pleasant as they possibly could. The district manager was on site and remarked that he was…

the college question

Think Twice About Skipping Out On College If You Are Poor

Looking at higher education today, one of the most common discussions center around college affordability and whether or not a college degree is worth the cost. However one thing that these discussions often seem to assume is that entrepreneurship and/or self-directed learning is the alternative to college. A smaller portion of discussions promote the idea…