Oct
17

I Ain’t No Followback Girl (or Boy)

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Just the other day I saw the above tweet in my @replies column on Tweetdeck. I have to admit that right at first I was a little angry, offended and irritated. Not because this person chose to stop following me, but because they thought it was necessary to make a public statement about it. It felt a little bit like an attack on me and all because I had not automatically followed this person back after they followed me. Of course, in a matter of …

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Oct
16

Behind The Avatar #2: Meet The Husband/Wife Team Behind AdmixWeb.com

Behind The Avatar #2

This is the second installment of a new feature here on the blog in which I will introduce you to people and blogs and websites that I have found to be of value to my education and life experience. Whether I follow them on Twitter or subscribe to their blog’s RSS feed or have interacted with them in some other way, these are people that I am getting to know and want to encourage you to do the same. In keeping with the spirit of …

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Oct
15

DESIGNERS: Submit Yourself and Nominate Others To Be Featured Here!

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If you’ve been following this blog recently you have been witness to a few new features that I have initiated in an effort to introduce and promote lesser known members of the design community. Yesterday I launched a new feature titled “Behind The Avatar” in which we will get to know different people who are designers and developers (and maybe other pursuits as well) a little more personally. In previous posts I have shared with you 24 Designers You’ve Never Seen On A List Before, …

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Oct
13

Behind The Avatar #1: Jack Franklin – 17-Year-Old Web Developer and Editor of The Web Squeeze

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Today I will be starting a new feature here on the blog in which I will introduce you to people and blogs and websites who I have found to be of value to my education and life experience. Whether I follow them on Twitter or subscribe to their blog’s RSS feed or have interacted with them in some other way, these are people that I am getting to know and want to encourage you to do the same. In keeping with the spirit of previous …

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Oct
12

How to Best Promote Your Brand Using Social Media: 10 Top Tips and Ideas!

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This article is a part of our first article exchange. The post was written by Beirut Abu Hdaib (@beiruta) of Thoughtpick. At Thoughtpick, we talk about social media, Web marketing and discuss our views on Tech news. Other than blogging, we aim to produce scrappy projects to solve problems online – starting with the Twitter Follow Management tool, Tweepi.

“People are definitely a company’s greatest asset. It doesn’t make any difference whether the product is cars or cosmetics. A company is only as good

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