Monthly Archives: September 2009

Mom’s world grows dark to help daughters (VIDEO)

With mounting medical bills, Monique Zimmerman-Stein is ceasing treatment so she can help daughters preserve their sight. Monique and her daughters have a rare genetic condition called Sticker Syndrome. Continue reading

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Hell no we don’t want the status quo – Call your Senator

We need to turn up the heat and contact our senators and tell them we want the public option. Even if they are not on the Finance committee, they need to know where we stand.

Call Your Senator and be heard, via Health Care for America Now Continue reading

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Seth Godin’s “Brands In Public” Dashboards [Updated]

I had to take the night to think about Seth Godin’s recent post on his company’s launching of Brands in Public. Continue reading

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Using Favorites on Twitter

A recent poll of Twitter users shows that the top two reasons people mark a tweet as a Favorite is:

A) to “bookmark” it for future use (41%)
B) to “reward” the tweet (41%) Continue reading

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Crisis repair via Twitter

Twitter is becoming increasingly important at dealing with business PR crises. We’ve seen companies with a strong Twitter presence diffuse huge PR trainwrecks and others that take an Internet eon to figure out they’d better respond. Continue reading

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Flickr: Your Photostream

Testing Flickr slideshows on [vodpod id=ExternalVideo.871909&w=425&h=350&fv=offsite%3Dtrue%26offsite%3Dtrue%26amp%3Blang%3Den-us%26amp%3Bpage_show_url%3D%252Fphotos%252Fcinemaluna%252Fshow%252F%26amp%3Bpage_show_back_url%3D%252Fphotos%252Fcinemaluna%252F%26amp%3Buser_id%3D35387237%40N00%26amp%3Bjump_to%3D] more about "Flickr: Your Photostream", posted with vodpod

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Crank up your Twitter Influence

One of the biggest obstacles for new Twitter users is figuring out how to best use the medium to serve their needs. If you are looking at building your influence on Twitter, it’s helps to see how top influencers do it. Continue reading

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WordPress serves up lightening fast RSS

Today, WordPress deployed a new functionality called RSS Cloud to its 7.5 million blogs on This allows people to get notification of blog feeds as soon as they are published. Continue reading

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Record video of your desktop with Screenr

Screenr allows you to capture video of your computer desktop with ease. Continue reading

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How to add an AddThis button to your blog-VIDEO

This tutorial shows you how to add an additional “social” feature to your blog by allowing visitors to post blog links to their social media sites like Twitter and Facebook.

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