Facebook now has a new way to poll your friends or fans and ask them questions. Facebook rolled out a new version of Questions March 24 allowing pages to ask questions to people that "Like" their page. Business' and brands are looking for ways to use the new Questions feature on Facebook. With it now becoming compared to Q&A sites such as
In late March, Google released information on their new product Google +1. This new idea from Google gives you the ability to vote up or share information, similar to Facebook's use of the "like" button. With +1, you can Google anything as usual but you can "+1" anything that is of interest to you such as an article, website or a video. "+1" was
As of late, many social media sites have started to update their security platforms to higher standards. Facebook and Twitter have most recently started the big push towards more security for your profiles. Facebook made the move to offer HTTPS security at the end of January, and now Twitter has joined the club. Twitter made a statement Tuesday,
The following is reprinted from the March 2011 issue of New Business Minesota. For a full copy of the articles, download this PDF or click the image to the right. Social media has changed the way people interact with businesses on the web. A simple website with text from your brochure (that hasn’t been updated for months) is no longer enough. To
WordPress 3.1, code named "Reinhardt" (in honor of guitarist, Django Reinhardt), was rolled out Wednesday and includes some handy improvements for users. Easier linking, a new site-wide admin bar for logged in admins and editors, and custom post formats are now available. BizzyWeb will be updating qualifying sites as soon as we've verified plugin
Facebook announced some big changes to Pages this week, which will allow more flexibility, better admin options and easier interactions with fans. The new design has the same look and navigation as your personal page (to match recent updates to Profile pages), with a few added bonuses. One of the biggest changes to Pages is the ability for the
How a few well-aimed rocks can put you on a level field with the big guys The following is reprinted from the February 2011 issue of New Business Minesota. Dave Meyer, BizzyWeb president, will be offering a live presentation in association with this article in early April Before you spend a lot of time making yourself look big, make sure you’re
1-11-11 at 11 a.m. Verizon's COO, Lowell MacAdam made the official announcement that the iPhone will be in Verizon stores early February. Many Verizon customers (including myself) have been waiting for this day for a while. The big question is will all of you Verizon Android users switch to the iPhone 4? What about the AT&T customers? Will
Happy Holidays to everyone from BizzyWeb! As we look back at 2010 and the year that was, we are reminded what an exciting year it was. We had our best year ever and are going into 2011 with a full head of steam. This was made possible by you, our customers. We want to say thank you for choosing BizzyWeb. We would like to give each of our
Nagless Reminders — Get the Recipient to Respond On Time and Cut Through their Email Overload « Email Overloaded Nice quick trick to keep on top of things. Just need to find a way to set a reminder automatically -- wonder if Entourage can do this?
From a video posted to PersonalMBA.com - "The chains of habit are too light to be felt until they're too heavy to be broken."
I've been an avid consumer of blogs forever, and whenever I see something I want to check out later it goes in my "review someday" folder. I'm digging through my old links and will begin posting articles that I've found professionally helpful and/or interesting. Extra bonus: I get to clean out my bookmarks log. First up: from moblog: Large