Monthly Archive:: April 2010

Facebook Fanpages: Your Social Media Secret Weapon

Teasa’s Tips featured this great article and video about how to make use of Facebook to connect with huge numbers of friends and followers using Fan pages. Fan pages provide you with a distinct presence for a business, product, or service that can be linked to your personal profile or used simply by itself.

Ending My Fling with Ning

Today, I sent this message to all members of my Black Webpreneur Network: Friends, Sadly, the leadership at Ning have decided that they can no longer support the free service that this site and so many others have been built upon and they intend to transition to a paid service only. As a result

The iPad as a Replacement Laptop While Overseas

I recently took a trip to the United Kingdom and decided to leave my Macbook at home so that I could take my iPad and use it exclusively as my computing device of choice. i’m sure you’re wondering, “How did things go?” it was amazing. The iPad performed very capably as an entertainment machine.¬†While

I’ve Decided to Sell my Kindle2. Wow.

via cgi.ebay.com Although I still love the device and prefer its lighter weight, slim profile and integrated 3G wireless capabilities over my new iPad, the duplication between devices and the cost of owning both no longer makes sense. My Kindle2 and it's Amazon leather case have been listed on eBay and may sell before

iPad: The Bookstore-Coffee Shop Test

I was lucky enough to have the day off as an extended Easter holiday so, after running a few morning errands and dropping the car off for a four-hour detailing appointment, I walked across the street to a local bookstore, ordered a non-fat hazelnut latte and settled down in an upholstered lounge chair to

iPad First Impressions…Yeah, I Broke Down and Got One

After all my initial thoughts about the iPad being an interesting curiosity that I would probably pass on getting, I found myself in Best Buy checking out the latest Apple phenomenon. I picked one up, played with it for a bit, and found the graphics and display speed more impressive than I expected. The