Not Getting Discouraged on YouTube

  YouTube is one of those mediums where it’s super easy to get discouraged and super rewarding when you don’t. You spend a lot of time making a video, think it will change the world, expect immediate attention, release it on YouTube and are discouraged when nobody watches it. It’s actually pretty easy to get attention on YouTube, but most people assume that it’s way easier than it is. Slow Play the YouTube Game The … Read more

Social Media and Its Effects on Student’s Writing

Social media is a large component of the lives that we are living today. With the increased use of social media as a communication platform, one would wonder how it is affecting our communication skills even more importantly, how it is affecting the young generation and students in particular. The use of social media is more often than not affecting the students writing ability, narrowing their creativity and in many ways reducing their ability to … Read more

10 Super Quick Blog Marketing Tips

Gaining success with your blog is all about working smartly on it. Granted, time spent online is  best spent implementing and executing your strategy to do exactly that, that’s why we’ll keep this one short. Looking for super quick blog marketing tips? Check out the following. Internal Linking Always think about how you can provide the best value to your readers at all times. When you craft new content think about old content that you … Read more

Happy Birthday: A Social Media Experiment

Technology has made huge advances in recent years. New technologies and the passing of time make for more information to learn and remember. Originally, mathematical equations, such as the Pythagorean theorem, needed to be memorized as all calculations were written out by hand. Now that we have calculators, we don’t even learn the actual equations in school anymore. It used to be, that, if you wanted to remember appointment times, event information, phone numbers, or … Read more

Is Facebook Reading Your Messages?

Recent reports have come to light letting us know Facebook is actually monitoring your chats and messages. You may think this is some move out of a B-rate cyber thriller or political blockbuster, but it’s not. Facebook and other social media sites are screening and monitoring your messages and chats using software that is reminiscent of the Carnivore program that the FBI began using back in 1997.   The software actively goes through and scans … Read more