sent to blogit@ and sue@ insert pictures from their facebook / instagram pages I just wanted to take a few minutes to write you and thank you for sharing your time and expertise with our Leadership Group. The kids were so grateful to have someone like you present for them. You can imagine just how … Continue reading “Andrew McLaughlin, Learning for Hope wrote…”
One for each product or service you offer. One for each way people commonly misspell your domain name. One for email marketing (so your outgoing mail is never blocked by spam services). One for each target market, so you can sell directly to their keywords/preferences. One for your blog so you can create traffic/links to … Continue reading “8 Reasons you should consider registering multiple domains”
Andrew McLaughlin of Learning for Hope wrote… I just wanted to take a few minutes to write you and thank you for sharing your time and expertise with our Leadership Group. The kids were so grateful to have someone like you present for them. You can imagine just how far your presence goes to validating … Continue reading “Social Media Strategy with Learning for Hope”
Have you ever received an email which says it is from you – but which you know you didn’t send? They probably look like spam, and will usually include an email address to reply to inside the message. We’ve been seeing emails like this, and they’re notoriously tricky to stop. Spammers ‘spoof’ your email address, … Continue reading “What is email spoofing?”
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A new scam targeting Facebook page owners uses Facebook messages and a fake verification page to obtain user logins and passwords. The phishing scam begins with a Facebook message from a “Security Team” profile that uses Facebook’s security logo. The message tells admins that their page is in violation of terms of service and threatens … Continue reading “New Facebook scam targets page owners”
So, we keep telling you that you need to use a secure password, but what do we really mean? Typically, a secure password is one that contains both upper and lower case letters, numbers, and ‘special characters’, which is basically everything else on your keyboard. Every time you add an extra character to your password, … Continue reading “Creating secure passwords”
Joined the Twitterverse, but not sure your voice is being heard? Here are some sure-fire ideas for attracting Followers! 1. Optimize your Twitter Profile If your profile doesn’t include an engaging picture (usually your smiling face), banner and bio, you’ll struggle to attract a big following. Sprinkle (don’t cram!) your bio with keywords that are … Continue reading “11 Ways to Get More Twitter Followers”
Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) establishes rules for the sending of commercial electronic messages (CEMs) and the installation of computer programs. CASL also prohibits the unauthorized alteration of transmission data. The rules that apply to CEMs come into force on July 1, 2014 while the rules governing computer programs take effect Jan. 15, 2015, followed by … Continue reading “Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL)”
One of the most fool-proof ways to protect your WordPress Dashboard is to block everyone (except yourself) from getting to it. If your site only requires a few people be able to log in, this is the best way to keep your site safe. Even if you have a larger network of authors, members, contributors, … Continue reading “Blocking access to your WordPress dashboard”
It’s almost a given that you know someone who’s dealing with dementia, which presently affects more than 35 million people worldwide — a number that is expected to almost double every 20 years. Although there is no cure presently, G8 countries gathered at Dementia Summit recently and have committed to identifying a cure or a disease-modifying therapy for … Continue reading “Please help AWEBthatWORKS help Alzheimer’s Research!”
Okay, so you’ve been reading all about how wonderful Instagram is and you want to download it and add this social media tool to your arsenal. Here are links the links you need: Download Instagram for Android Download Instagram for iPhone, iPad Enjoy, and please follow one or more of my channels when you get there: suesutcliffe … Continue reading “Where do I download INSTAGRAM?”
Don’t be social media rumour monger! Try searching Google for some of the text that’s quoted (in quotes), or checking urban legend reporting site like Snopes is always a good idea to verify it’s not an urban legend BEFORE you re-post and save yourself embarrassment.
For all you Timeline holdouts, sorry, but your number’s up. The last few outposts are being converted, and Facebook expects to update every account to Timeline by early fall. So as September nears, here’s a quick review to get your ready for the back-to-school season: Welcome to Timeline Timeline Cover Photos Timeline Business Pages And … Continue reading “Time's Up – It's a Timeline Takeover!”
Welcome to another installment of Mobile Mondays! Does your smartphone have all the bells and whistles? This week, we’re featuring one of our favourite blogs: Social Media Examiner. They’ve created a list of 44 stellar apps for anyone looking to market their brand on social media. Some of the highlights include our own faves, such … Continue reading “44 Mobile Apps for Social Media Marketers”
Welcome to your weekly installment of WordPress Wednesdays! Today, I’ll be walking you through a great plugin that allows you to add sponsor logos, ads, accreditations, professional memberships and other promotions to your website. Here is the WP plugin: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp125/ Want to see WP125 in action? Check out these great examples: http://www.artoftransition.ca/ http://dayofhopeandleadership.com/ WP125 Step-by-Step: … Continue reading “WordPress Wednesdays – Adding Ads & Sponsors with Plugin WP125 [VIDEO]”