Categories
Web 2.0

Represent

In which I provide a list of things that companies and organizations should (and shouldn’t) do with their social networking presence.

Categories
Web 2.0

Paper.li

In which I look at paper.li, a platform that pulls in customized news and media from Twitter and spits out the content in newspaper layout.

Categories
Music Web 2.0

I Mean to imeem

I finally decided to give imeem a shot. It’s a social networking site, much like Facebook, for the extreme media lover. It allows you to upload, share and discover music, video, and photos, with the expected arsenal of social networking tools (friending, groups, embedding, etc.). A free imeem account allows you to upload your own […]

Categories
Libraries Technology Theatre Web 2.0

Tag, You’re It

Experienced Tweeters know to use hashtags to make it easier for others to follow a specific topic. A hashtag might be used for a general topic, such as #TV or #haiku. Professionals often hashtag conferences such as #ALAMW09 (American Library Association Midwinter Meeting 2009). I’ve seen a few professors encourage their students to get accounts […]

Categories
Blogs Diversions Web 2.0

Time Wasters

I spend a lot of time staying connected via email, feeds, Twitter, etc. but that time spent pales in comparison to the shocking amount of time I spend per day online playing with various tools and web goodies. Here are a few that wasted my time today. Ah, well technically, I wasted my time. The […]

Categories
Blogs Web 2.0

Post from Pan

Testing WordPress for iPhone app. I can post to multiple blogs either on or offline with my iTouch (Pan). There doesn’t appear to be a way to include hyperlinked text, so I’ll write out the HTML here. Ah, the app saw that I was inputting a link and gave me a helper. It appears that […]

Categories
Life Web 2.0

Inevitable(?) Follies

I have finally joined the Facebook Empire under my gmail address, should you wish to look me up.

Categories
Web 2.0

Get Your Gmail Stickers

Snail mail in a self-addressed stamped envelope and get Gmail stickers in return. I don’t make these things up. Get your requests in by February 14th. What a curious gimmick!

Categories
Web 2.0

More RSS

An addendum to my previous post on RSS… I just saw this post “Google Reader for Beginners.” These folks posted a few videos on YouTube to get your Reader started quickly. I recently started sharing items that I found interesting. I can make a note on a piece of news and those who’ve been granted […]

Categories
Web 2.0

RSS: a PSA

Do yo- [coughhack] [musters announcer voice] Do you spend hoards of time trolling from website to website to find new content? Friend, it is time to make the interweb your bitch. Learn about RSS readers here. This 4 minute video explains why RSS feeds will save you time and how to set up a feed […]