Monthly Archives: November 2008

WordPress.com launches Readomattic feed feature

Alex Shiels, presenter at Word Camp Australia 2008, recently announced a new feature for WordPress.com users – Readomattic. Readomattic is feed reader tool located within the WordPress.com admin section. It launched minutes ago and allows users to track their favorite … Continue reading

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How to Thank Your Fans

Two ways to thank your loyal customers.

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It’s not the size that matters Seth

Marketing Guru Seth Godin is way off on his post today, “You will be misunderstood“, when he writes: All of which is a way of warning you about microblogging (Twitter, etc.). If you’ve got 140 characters to make your point, … Continue reading

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Ad Hoc PR Topic Dominates Monday Night Convos Journchat

I’ve never seen anything like it before on Twitter. It was not an event or a new item, just a question that PR expert Sarah Evans (@PRsarahevans) asked on Twitter. Continue reading

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New Packaging for Motrin? #motrinmoms

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Design a Winning Header Image for Your Blog

There are so many blog templates and so little time.  So it’s understandable why many bloggers stick with “out of the box” template designs. But here are the top reasons you should have a well-designed custom header image. A custom … Continue reading

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Manual WordPress Blog Install

WordPress claims to have a Five-Minute install so I decided to put that claim to the test. Quick disclaimer: This contains technical details that may make your head hurt. For non-techies who want to run a professional blog using the … Continue reading

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My Best Banner Design? Send Chanclazo

SendChanclazo Banner Originally uploaded by jesseluna I had a lot of fun creating this banner. Intended to be silly/funny, it features me getting smacked in the head by a shoe and has bright colors. The color combinations have a Mexican/loteria/cartoonish … Continue reading

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Barack Obama Elected President of USA

Senator Barack Obama has been elected President of the USA.  This is an historic moment because he his the first African-American.  But I have never seen him as an African-American candidate.  And this campaign was never about Obama.  It was … Continue reading

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Latinos and Homophobia (Vote NO on Prop 8)

There is long-standing homophobia in the Latino community.  Latinos have grown up believing that Macho is the only way to be.   In a country where we have often been relegated to second class status, we cling to those things that … Continue reading

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