Archives: September 2012

How to remove contact from Linkedin

        Filed under: How to, Social Media

I keep getting spam from this Linkedin connection but it is not obvious or intuitive how to “unfriend” or disconnect an established contact on Linkedin.  So, after digging and diffing, I finally discovered how to disconnect the guy. Step 1: Go to your Linkedin Connections Step 2: Search and find the Linkedin Spammer Step 3: … Continued

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Easy Ways to Slash Your Startup Costs

Easy Ways to Slash Your Startup Costs

        Filed under: Web Design

It’s getting more and more affordable to start a small business. Here’s how. Startup costs are easily the most intimidating hurdle for prospective small-business owners; but planning ahead and taking advantage of all resources can make the zero-profit “desert” you have to cross a whole lot shorter. Cutting unnecessary costs can also free up money … Continued

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QR Code generator

        Filed under: How to, Technology

How to create a QR scanner code Go to GOQR.ME and enter the text, phone number, or vCard information and this QR code generator will do the rest.  Put it on your business cards, signs, vehicles, product boxes to drive business back to your company and/or website. QR code generator for vCard data Embedded QR … Continued

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How to rank on search engines to win new business

        Filed under: SEO, WordPress

Washington DC SEO Expert, Blake Newman, explains how he discovers the right keywords to use to drive qualified traffic to Many people simply seek raw traffic to their website.  But, the thrill of half a million visitors per month starts to wain when you realize none of them are giving you money  or buying … Continued

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Hands playing candy crush on their mobile phone

Innovating Mobile Gaming Graphic Development

        Filed under: Gaming, Mobile

An increasing number of gaming upstarts are sneaking into the mobile phone business. Small independents and individuals are splitting their graphics and development expertise between console or computer venues and mobile outlets. As the mobile phone continues to advance in technology the possibilities of unprecedented gaming graphics in the palm of the hand become more … Continued

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Does Your Business Get Mobile Marketing?

Does Your Business Get Mobile Marketing?

        Filed under: Mobile, Startups

As a small business owner, you should always be looking for how best to promote your company. Whether it is through traditional advertising, marketing, public relations or social media, you need to know what works best for you. With that being said, does mobile marketing have a place in your strategy playbook? If the answer … Continued


How to add a business to Google maps

        Filed under: How to, SEO, Startups

If you want to get found on Google maps, you need to enter your business in the Google maps directory.  They will send you a postcard to confirm the address.  That postcard has a PIN that you need to enter into the Google maps places for business.  Then, you’ll show up on searches.

Anonymous hacks GoDaddy, maybe

        Filed under: Cyber security, Technology

Godaddy denies Anonymous denial of service attack (DDoS) On Monday, we noticed several of our clients having problems with their website and email.  Turns out it was a problem with GoDaddy.  Anonymous claimed responsibility.  GoDaddy denied it was Anonymous.   GoDaddy says that it wasn’t an external network attack that caused it, but rather “a … Continued

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Emergency preparedness: flu pandemic

        Filed under: Social Media

El Segundo, California – Message from Boeing In our continuing efforts to increase employee awareness in preparing for emergencies, this month we are providing you with information on influenza pandemic planning and what actions you can take to help lessen the impact on you and your family. You should know both the magnitude of what … Continued

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Cost-Effective Mobile App Deployment

Cost-Effective Mobile App Deployment

        Filed under: Mobile

By Sue Poremba Sue Poremba is a freelance writer focusing primarily on security and technology issues and occasionally blogs for Rackspace Hosting. IT managers have embraced mobile app deployment in the enterprise space. According to a survey sponsored by Sybase and released in January 2012, 90 percent of IT managers said they were planning to deploy … Continued

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MR University coming soon

        Filed under: Drupal

Washington, DC – September 6, 2012 – World Bank Alex Tabarrok and Tyler Cowen Today at the World Bank, Alex Tabarrok and Tyler Cowen of Marginal Revolution and the Mercatus Center of George Mason University announced the upcoming launch of MR University, a free video-based online education in Developing Economics. Mercatus Center, Alex Tabarrok, and Tyler … Continued

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