I'm always skeptical when I'm directed to sites that offer deals that are seemingly too good to be true. So, when I finally decided to give Snagshout a try, I was prepared for the process to be tedious, and the advertised deals not realistic. But, that's not the case at all. Snagshout lets you … [Read more...] about Snagshout: Legit Site to Get Crazy Discounts in Exchange for Honest Reviews
Years ago, I used Guru.com to find someone to fully index one of my books. The gal did a terrific job, and I reached out to her several times after. I'd also found a good image "slicer" for converting Photoshop templates into HTML. The rest of the folks I hired? Meh. But that was expected on a site … [Read more...] about Can You Find Good Talent on PeoplePerHour?
For the past several months I've been using CoPromote to see if it can really help individuals and the smallest of business gain exposure. Available on both free and pay-for levels, CoPromote's system allows you to share other's tweets or posts, while other users share yours. It's a "pay it forward" … [Read more...] about Should You Use CoPromote to Gain Traction Online?
There are hundreds of tools available for scheduling tweets and posts. Among my favorites is Buffer. This free service (which can also be upgraded for minimal cost) allows you to schedule posts to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+ (pages, not profiles) and app.net. Its interface is simple and … [Read more...] about Using Buffer to Engage Social Followers After Hours
Ask any small business owner for his top ten hurdles and these two will rank: Getting more email subscribers Getting more people to share content SumoMe addresses both of these issues in a slick and affordable way. I've been testing SumoMe's apps for the past few weeks and the results? … [Read more...] about This $10 Solution Will Get You More Email Subscribers and Shares
I spend at least half my work time learning—that is, expanding my knowledge and understanding of current trends in the fields of ecommerce, usability and security. Most of my learning takes place online or in-person. I’ll admit, the number of business books I read is limited, mostly because I see … [Read more...] about Review: ENCHANTMENT (Guy Kawasaki) is a Must-Read