9 Steps To Starting Social Media

“How do I get started?” people ask when they decide to try Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn for business.  Follow the same steps you would take when planning a long distance business trip.

  1. Plan. Before you take a business trip, you decide why you’re taking it and what you hope to accomplish. “Go somewhere and business will come” is not a sound strategy.
  2. Train. Before you drive a car on a business trip, you learn to drive the car. Riding in a car does not translate into instant driving skills. You learn the rules of the road, safety tips, and more. Driving lessons take time. Give yourself time to learn to use social media.
  3. Organize. Decide who will go. Who do you send on business trips, and how do they best represent your unique brand? What will you do when you get there?
  4. Budget. What tools will you buy, and which freebies will you leverage? Continue reading
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Sony Ericsson Themes Creator

The Sony Ericsson Themes Creator tool is a “composer” that allows you to personalize the look and feel of any Sony Ericsson mobile phone by quickly creating great-looking themes based on existing components such as color palettes, sound files, image files and animations. The free Sony Ericsson Theme Creator livens up your phone with new colors and themes! Fed up with the standard backgrounds of your Sony-Ericsson mobile phone? Then this freeware Themes Creator is perfect for you! This free tool allows you to brighten up your backgrounds. When you select your Ericsson phone model, the Theme Creator determines the maximum allowable size for imported photos.

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2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meterâ„¢ reads Fresher than ever.

Crunchy numbers

Featured image

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,300 times in 2010. That’s about 3 full 747s.

 

In 2010, there were 24 new posts, not bad for the first year! There were 139 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 12mb. That’s about 3 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was September 30th with 108 views. The most popular post that day was Google Doodle Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Flintstones.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were facebook.com, en.wordpress.com, w3schools.com, alphainventions.com, and en.search.wordpress.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for windows 8 beta, babblebeat, virtual dj, adobe reader x download, and windows 8 alpha.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.

1

Google Doodle Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Flintstones September 2010
2 comments and 1 Like on WordPress.com,

2

Windows 8 Coming in 2012? October 2010
4 comments and 1 Like on WordPress.com,

3

Download: Virtual Dj September 2010
1 Like on WordPress.com,

4

About Me August 2010
2 comments

5

Nokia Launches Dual-Sim Phones In India September 2010
1 Like on WordPress.com,

What to Expect: Windows 8

It started with an accidental posting on Microsoft’s Dutch website saying Windows 8 was two years away from hitting the market. Then there were a few slides at the recent Microsoft Professional Developers Conference suggesting the next release of the Windows Server OS, which typically arrives just after a desktop edition debuts, was due in 2012. To add to the titillation, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, when interviewed at the Gartner Symposium, said the next version of the Windows desktop would be “Microsoft’s riskiest upcoming product.” Continue reading

Tally 9

Tally maintains all Books of accounts starting from records of vouchers, ledgers etc. Tally handles different types of vouchers like Payment, receipt, adjustment entries like Journals, Debit notes, Credit notes, Sales, Purchases, Receipt notes, Delivery notes etc. Tally follows the double entry system of accounting and hence will eliminate any possible errors. Continue reading

Download: Editor.NET

Editor.NET is an advanced syntax code editor allowing integration of a highly flexible edit control in your .NET applications. It has almost all the features that can be found in the Visual Studio.NET code Editor, including customizable syntax highlighting, code outlining, code completion, unlimited undo/redo,
bookmarks, word wrap, drag-n-drop, search/replace, and displaying gutter/margin/line numbers. Continue reading

Download: Adobe Reader X

Adobe Reader X brings with it new functions including the possibility of commenting on PDF documents via the Note tool, as well as text underlining. The software will include the free PDF (portable document format) viewing software Adobe Reader X, which is expected to be available for download within 30 days.The new version of Adobe Reader will feature sandboxing security technology(a sandbox is a security mechanism for separating running programs. It is often used to execute untested code, or untrusted programs from unverified third-parties, suppliers and untrusted users). Continue reading