How to Give, Receive & Manage LinkedIn Recommendations

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LinkedIn’s “Recommendations” feature allows you to provide live endorsements and performance reviews for your deserving colleagues and partners which will help them build social media authority. Impressed with a service? Why not leave a glowing review? HOW TO RECOMMEND SOMEONE ON LINKEDIN Go to the profile of the 1st-degree connection you’d like to recommend. Move your cursor … Continue reading “How to Give, Receive & Manage LinkedIn Recommendations”

Twitter introduces users to analytics!


Have you ever wondered if your tweets are being read, or skipped over? Do you ever wonder what tweets of yours are the most popular? Twitter now has the answers for you. They have started introducing analytics to their users. The analytics keeps track how many people saw the tweet, how many people engaged with … Continue reading “Twitter introduces users to analytics!”

When do YOU schedule in time for the important things?

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Successful business people make time for the important things — like improving their website and social media presence on a regular basis and/or dedicate some time in slow periods like summer time when their competitors are holidaying to give themselves the edge. AWEBthatWORKS Business Building Workshops & Webinars make it quick and easy to learn what … Continue reading “When do YOU schedule in time for the important things?”

Kleo Tobias says she had a great weekend at AWEBthatWORKS' Social Media Bootcamps!

[youtube id=”faVQpysK9uU” mode=”normal” align=”center”] Social Media Bootcamps are great way to get up to speed fast on the top social media spaces. Find out more here…

Popular social media sites affected by #Heartbleed Have you changed your passwords yet?

Time to change your password again!

If you’ve been reading this blog or following the news, you’ll know that there’s an encryption flaw called the Heartbleed bug which could have quietly exposed YOUR sensitive account information (such as passwords and credit card numbers) over the past two years. Heartbleed has been dubbed the biggest security threat the Internet has ever seen, and … Continue reading “Popular social media sites affected by #Heartbleed Have you changed your passwords yet?”

Find out what you’re missing #websites #socialmedia #training in #DurhamRegion

Why not let us walk you through setting up and optimizing a website using WordPress, Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Google+, Pinterest and YouTube… [events_list] As the old expression says… “You don’t know what you don’t know” and we’d like to teach you how you can grow your business in less than a half hour a day! … Continue reading “Find out what you’re missing #websites #socialmedia #training in #DurhamRegion”

10 Questions Every Social Media Marketer Should Ask in 2014

Did you know that ? 189 million of Facebook’s users are “Mobile Only” YouTube reaches more US adults aged 18-34 than any cable network The fastest growing demographic on Twitter is the 55–64 year age bracket. Are you staying on top of and leveraging the latest Internet Marketing Trends? These are only three of 10 Surprising … Continue reading “10 Questions Every Social Media Marketer Should Ask in 2014”

Google+ Hits 250 Million Users


Google+ just announced at the I/O conference is that in just one year it has grown from zero to 250 million plus users making it the third largest social network in the English speaking world behind Twitter and Facebook. Jeff Bulla’s recent post Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Google+ Anymore shared some other facts, figures and statistics that are … Continue reading “Google+ Hits 250 Million Users”

How to Use Twitter for Business and Marketing | Social Media Examiner

How Twitter Is Unique? In the social media world, Twitter falls into the category of microblogging tools because of the short, disconnected messages it distributes. Other microblogging tools include Tumblr, FriendFeed and Plurk. Twitter shares some features with the most common social media tools Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Google+ and YouTube. However, the differences really define … Continue reading “How to Use Twitter for Business and Marketing | Social Media Examiner”

Twitter Turns 7!! #Twitter7 Birthday Special!

Happy Birthday, Twitter! On its blog this morning, the Twitter team thanked its 200 million strong userbase, saying: It’s thanks to all of you that our open, real-time platform is thriving: we have well over 200 million active users creating over 400 million Tweets each day. As we’ve grown, Twitter has become a true global … Continue reading “Twitter Turns 7!! #Twitter7 Birthday Special!”

New first stop for hacked site recovery via Official Google Webmaster Central Blog:

How to avoid ever needing Help for hacked sites: Just as you focus on making a site that’s good for users and search-engine friendly, keeping your site secure — for you and your visitors — is also paramount. When site owners fail to keep their site secure, hackers may exploit the vulnerability. If a hacker … Continue reading “New first stop for hacked site recovery via Official Google Webmaster Central Blog:”

YouTube for Business (January 31, 2013) webinar

YouTube is the leader in online media sharing. Every minute, its enormous userbase uploads 24 hours worth of video, and every day, the giant exceeds 2 billion views a day. Offering free capability to upload high-quality video that you can embed in your website, YouTube is a potential advertising powerhouse for your content. Let Sue … Continue reading “YouTube for Business (January 31, 2013) webinar”

Techie Tuesdays–Tuesday Nights in Scugog–starting January 2013

The Scugog Chamber of Commerce and Port Perry BIA are proud to announce Techie Tuesdays, 2013’s hottest new spot for business folk to network and expand their tool-kits. — SPONSORED BY — Where: Scugog Memorial Public Library When: Tuesdays 6-8:30pm, starting January 22nd Future Techie Tuesday topics will include: e-commerce websites search engine optimization blogging … Continue reading “Techie Tuesdays–Tuesday Nights in Scugog–starting January 2013”

WordPress Training & More – November Training Events!

LinkedIn Nov. 8, 2012, 12-1pm, online If your LinkedIn isn’t creating leads, something’s wrong. Join dynamic web coach Sue Sutcliffe for this hands-on workshop, as she reveals the ins and outs of building your LinkedIn database. Discover best practices and tools for linking up on LinkedIn and watch your network grow exponentially! Build-Your-Own-Website Workshop Nov. 10, … Continue reading “WordPress Training & More – November Training Events!”