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How to Add Ecommerce Capability to Your Pinterest Board

This video tutorial shows you how to add ecommerce capability to your Pinterest Board. To make this happen we will tie our Pinterest pins to a social media friendly ecommerce site, Gumroad. This tutorial focuses on the Pinterest side of things but I have written about Gumroad in the past. Continue reading

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HTML For Bloggers Course – Lesson 1

HTML knowledge is one of the biggest stumbling blocks for small business owners looking to manage their own blogs. On a blog platform like WordPress.com, a non-techie can configure 80-90% of their site without knowing any HTML. On Posterous blogs, 95% of the blog site can be well configured without HTML.

It’s that 5-10% that can stop a small business owner in their tracks. The intent of this post and the whole course is to help you get over that learning hump so you can manage your blog effectively and go on and do what you do best, run your business. Continue reading

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How To Create A Facebook Fan Page [VIDEO]

This tutorial will show you how to get started on building your own Facebook Page (I refer to them as “Fan Pages” in the video). This is Part One of the Facebook Fan Page project so make sure you bookmark this page, subscribe to the email blog posts, and/or subscribe to the RSS feed to keep track of further developments.

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How To Add A Slideshare Presentation To A WordPress Blog [VIDEO]

Have an awesome presentation that you want to share with the world? If you’ve already posted the presentation to Slideshare.net then you can embed that presentation into your Wordpress.com blog. I’ll show you exactly how to do that in this video.

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How To Crowdsource Answers Using LinkedIn and Aardvark [VIDEO] (Updated)

I regularly use LinkedIn and Aardvark (vark.com) to conduct advanced Internet research. In this video, I’ll show you how to use these tools to get answers to complex questions.

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How To Activate A New WordPress.com Theme [VIDEO]

New to WordPress.com or just learning how to customize the blog? Well, this brief video will walk you through the process of activating a new WordPress.com theme.

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How To Add A Facebook LIKE Button To Your WordPress Blog [VIDEO]

Facebook unleashed its new wave of site integration tools including the new Like button for external sites. This button works like the regular Like button on Facebook, where you see a status update and can give it the thumbs up.

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How To Add Twitter Hovercards To Your Blog [VIDEO]-UPDATED

Today, we’re going to trick out our WordPress blog by adding the Hovercard feature. Whenever I type in an “@” plus a username on this blog, site visitors will be able to mouse over the hovercard link and see the Twitter peep’s mini-profile. You may have seen this feature on the Twitter.com web site.

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How To Add A Slideshow To Your WordPress.com Blog [VIDEO]

Wordpress just announced its new WordPress.com Slideshow feature. This is an AWESOME update.

You can now select photos to upload then quickly add them to a blog post as a slideshow.

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How to Tie a Tie the Easy Way

My nephew stopped by the day before his job interview, looking for a tie and instructions on how to tie it. It was fun showing him so I created this tutorial for anyone who’s going through the same thing. Continue reading

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