Melissa Holder


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 […]

Perspectives –


From years of working with those building small businesses and non-profits, we’ve learned that from time to time a step back is helpful.  We’ve decided to offer Perspectives, a series of images with poignant statements or quotes, for just that.  Enjoy!

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)