Archive for the ‘Trying Something New’ Category

Create Appointment Slots in Google Calendar

Posted on June 28th, 2011 by Kris  |  3 Comments »

For my coaching clients out there (or anyone else who needs to offer an appointment schedule), I think this is a great addition to Google Calendar. Now you can schedule slotted appointment times and invite your clients to choose from those times you have made available. Here’s how to set it up:
1. Open your [...]

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What the Heck is Quora? FAIL

Posted on January 28th, 2011 by Kris  |  1 Comment »

Get your knickers out of a wad, Quora lovers. I’m the failure here. Not Quora. You see, several weeks ago I was hearing more and more about Quora and started a blog post about it. I got a good bit of it written too. And then….well, I don’t really know what happened. I actually wrote my [...]

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How to Export Your Delicious Bookmarks and Alternatives to Delicious

Posted on December 17th, 2010 by Kris  |  1 Comment »

[UPDATE] Apparently, Yahoo is just looking to sell Delicious not completely shut it down, but I think it’s still a good idea to export your bookmarks and have them saved. I also think, after using Diigo, that I may just stick with that. Yes, I’m that kind of girl.
I was a little miffed when I [...]

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Yahoo to Shut Down Bookmarking Tool Delicious [UPDATE] To be Sold

Posted on December 17th, 2010 by Kris  |  Comments Off

Well this sucks. According to the guys at Techcrunch, Yahoo is shutting down my social bookmarking tool Delicious. I wrote a blog post about how much I liked Delicious a while back – and I still love the idea of having my bookmarks online and better organized. Now, I am looking into alternatives.
So far I [...]

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Dropbox > Google Docs

Posted on November 5th, 2010 by Kris  |  2 Comments »

You all know of my decadent love affair with Google products despite their attempt to take over the world (or maybe it’s because of their attempt to take over the world – hmmmm). But I have to say that as far as sharing files online, Dropbox wins hands down.
With Google Docs, you upload your file [...]

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Droid X: A Review for the Rest of Us.

Posted on August 17th, 2010 by Kris  |  9 Comments »

OK, as many of you know, I got the Droid X a few weeks ago. It was an impulse purchase really, which isn’t like me. I usually make spreadsheets and tables and graphs charting pros and cons and specs and comparisons of major purchases.
Basically all it took to get me to buy the Droid X [...]

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Trying Something New: How to Use Twibbon and Why

Posted on July 28th, 2010 by Kris  |  4 Comments »

I apparently only come up with ideas for blog posts when working now…I was trying to do some research for a client’s customer on Twibbon and couldn’t find much. Then when I asked a few friends about Twibbon, they had no idea what I was talking about. Thus, a blog post was born.
What is Twibbon? [...]

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Trying Something New: QR Codes

Posted on July 7th, 2010 by Kris  |  Comments Off

So in my never-ending quest to know everything, (What? It could happen…) I was checking out new technology in marketing and business in general and came across these little guys: QR Codes.
Our friends at Wikipedia tell me that QR (Quick Response) Codes were originally created by a Japanese corporation to track car parts. The [...]

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Trying Something New: Delicious

Posted on June 28th, 2010 by Kris  |  3 Comments »

As I have mentioned several times, I love to learn. And one of the best ways to learn is from the experts, insiders, and big brains on the net. The wealth of information out there is astounding…and, let’s face it, overwhelming.
Let’s see if this sounds familiar? You are happily googling away looking for a new [...]

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Posted on June 7th, 2010 by Kris  |  Comments Off

If you visited the old blog or read my facebook status then you know I have decided to integrate my blog into my actual website.
Here are a few reasons I decided to do this:

This site is already indexed by Google.
Google likes new content.
Analytics will all be in the same place.
More options with this version of [...]

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