Nerdy Stuff, Social Media

SMX West slides – Setting up Social Ads for Success

Check out my slides from the Social Advertising workshop at this year's SMX West. Setting up for paid social success: Tracking, Attribution and Reporting. Read More! [...]
Inspiration

10 Quotes Inspiring Me at 30

There are a few quotes that have been inspiring me lately that I wanted to share, especially as I officially enter my thirties (I turned 30 in September) and how the things that speak to me now have changed now that I find myself officially #adulting. Hopefully this list will inspire you as well! If there are any others you love, please include them in the comments! Read More! [...]
Inspiration, Online tools

Running with Spotify’s New Running Feature!

This morning, I ran using Spotify's new Running feature for the first time! Overall, I really enjoyed it. More on how it works and specific features in this blog post on Spotify's Running feature. Just choose a playlist and start running to get started! Read More! [...]
Nerdy Stuff

Meeting Rosario Dawson at Comicpalooza 2015

Fact: Rosario Dawson is a hilarious photobomber. My sister is a die-hard Rosario Dawson fan (she actually spent the night before this year's Comicpalooza 2015 watching Josie and the Pussycats to prepare for being in the same room with Rosario). More on my adventures meeting Rosario Dawson at Comicpalooza 2015! Read More! [...]
Nerdy Stuff, Pop Culture

Oh my! Meeting George Takei at Comicpalooza 2015

It's the day after Memorial Day, which means another Comicpalooza (Houston's largest comic convention) has come and gone. This year, one of my highlights of the convention was meeting the amazing George Takei and watching his Q&A! A few of my favorite George Takei quotes from Comicpalooza 2015! Read More! [...]
Online tools, Social Media

How to: Debug Your Facebook Link Preview

I have been having a LOT of trouble with Facebookโ€™s link preview lately, so I wanted to share this tool in case itโ€™s happening to any of my fellow social media marketers out there! If you have a link you're sharing on Facebook and the preview image or copy isn't feeding in correctly, you can run a test to see what information Facebook sees about that URL. I have been using this lately when Facebook isn't pulling in the information or image I expect, and I'm not sure if thatโ€™s just a Facebook glitch or something wrong with the website I'm linking to. Read More! [...]
Musings

Tiny Beautiful Things: Quotes from Dear Sugar

For the last few weeks, I have been listening to the audiobook of "Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar" - a compilation of columns from Dear Sugar, a recurring online advice column on TheRumpus.net and the once-secret alias of Cheryl Strayed (author of Wild). Here are a few of my favorite quotes. Read More! [...]