I want to write a short post and get some feedback from my readers to see if I'm just on another planet or if Tumblr is completely missing the point. As part of this year's 30 Day Challenge, we watched a video on how to sign up for and use Tumblr to help drive traffic to our new niche sites. The video was very careful to tell us to pay attention to the Terms of Service and … [Read more...] about Tumblr a Web 2.0 Site? I Think Not!
Archives for August 2008
I don't think a week passes when I don't read some blogger's story about how much Twitter has helped them get more blog subscribers, traffic to their site or sites or opened up tons of opportunities for them. The thing that disturbs me about these posts is that it seems to me that these people already had a large following and getting on Twitter just gave them a new … [Read more...] about Are You Getting A Lot Out Of Twitter?
How many times do you see blog posts and social media updates that read like this: "I've been chugging along since early this morning but I got EVERYTHING done I wanted to"? What's your reaction to this? Do you celebrate with them or do you wonder what's going on behind the scenes? I tend to fall into the latter category. … [Read more...] about Will Being Wealthy Matter If You’re Dead?
I recently "stumbled" the following article that I thought you needed to read. We hear a lot about what we should do to make StumbleUpon work best for us. What I haven't seen is a breakdown of the inner workings of the service that can drive tons of traffic to our sites if utilized correctly. One thing I found interesting is that SU apparently counts it as kind of thumbs … [Read more...] about Do You Know How StumbleUpon Works?