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2014 is the year of mobile. Seriously this time.

mobile traffic outpaces desktop traffic for this SMB

Small business owners have been hearing for a while now, consistently for the past two years anyway, that the time for mobile is now. Though, few have made the commitment and investment in mobile. During those same two years, mobile has continued to evolve at a rapid pace. Depending on the type of business, the […]

New Inbox For Gmail Adds Tabs To Keep Junk From Spam

New Inbox For Gmail Adds Tabs To Keep Junk From Spam

Google released a new organizational feature for Gmail today that should help tidy up inbox’s around the globe. Users will now see tabs (or categories) at the top of their inbox which will automatically filter for social media notifications and promotions. There are a few optional tabs that can be added too, which will filter […]

An infographic explains my work experience better than I can

An infographic explains my work experience better than I can

I’ve been researching and testing a few different data visualization tools for Google Analytics and I came across Visual.ly which is an infographic-building treasure chest. I really liked the resume infographic templates that connect with LinkedIn to quickly populate your personal infographic (mine is below). Since it’s so concise and easy to digest, I’d be inclined […]

Three Fun Google Glass Parodies

Three Fun Google Glass Parodies

With Google Glass taking all the attention in the marketing and tech news, I thought I’d share some of the related funnies that have come across my various streams over the past few days. This weekend, Saturday Night Live did an entertaining parody on the Weekend Update sketch where Fred Armisen is the tech blogger […]

50 Things To Do Before You’re 12 Years Old

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Over the past week, I’ve heard several mentions about the UK National Trusts’ 50 Things To Do Before You’re 11 3/4 campaign. The campaign was started to get youngsters active and outside, and I think the concept is great! Upon reviewing the list of 50 things to do (printable pdf), I was immediately taken back to […]

I learned a new word: Skeuomorphism

I learned a new word: Skeuomorphism

Despite being a no-talent hack when it comes to web design I still try to keep up with web design innovations, tricks, and trends. An article came across my Feedly queue today titled, The Flat Design Era. Interested enough in the title, I decided to investigate it further. Flat Design is all about simplicity. Simple […]

What’s Old Is New Again

What’s Old Is New Again

Here I am on the last day of April watching streaming TED talks on my Roku box putting together my blog, and writing my first blog post – again. Yes, I’ve blogged before. The first time I blogged was to promote my fledgling bike repair business – circa 2008. Then in 2009, I started my […]