Social Media and Micro-Organizations


Have a Facebook Page? Heads Up!


Do you have a Facebook page?  Here’s some late breaking news from Facebook that you need to know! It’s now easier (and cheaper) to have promotions and contests on your page. Facebook announced this week that it has updated their page rules in order to make it easier for businesses of all sizes to create […]

Stuck in Information Overload – or Not Even Starting?!


A recent article by Elliot Marrow on JeffBulas.com lists and reviews 5 useful tools to help those frustrated with information overload – especially with Social Media.  These applications also take away the “non-starter” excuse that engaging online ( and that includes social media) will take up too much time.  I not only agree with Elliot Marrow’s point […]

Little Known Productivity Tools of Google+ that Benefit Micro-Organizations


  Little Known Productivity Tools of Google+ that Benefit Micro-Organizations Yardene Arar in a recent PCWorld.com article laid out several easy ways to take advantage of Google+ to run your business while boosting your productivity.  And here’s the best part – they are free AND don’t have anything to do with Google Ads! These are […]

How the Massive Changes to Facebook Impact You


As we predicted after the timeline change – just over 1 year ago,, which followed the constant and exhausting changes of 2010 and 2011 – it has been a while since massive design changes have been made to Facebook.  We should have seen this next round of changes coming.  After all, we do share things differently than we […]

Time saving tips on Robo-Posting and Content Sharing


This week’s Forum at the Blueprint Academy:On this week’s Forum here at the Blueprint Academy, Melissa asks questions from our message board about finding the balance between avoidance of “robo-posting”; limiting time on social media platforms (like Facebook) and consistently offering relevant, interesting content to others. (Click here to listen in)