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Online tools, Social Media

Twitter rules of thumb … and keyboard.

CONFESSION: I am a woman obsessed. With Twitter. Ready to join the rest of the class? Photo courtesy of flickr user mallix Read More! [...]
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Easy family tree sharing on Geni.com!

I wanted to drop a quick post this week on a really cool free service I've been using called Geni. I signed up for Geni.com at the suggestion of Ed Schipul (as in Schipul, where I work), after he saw some pictures I posted of my family on flickr (like the one above, for example). It has been extremely easy to use (you can use Facebook connect and use your address book to quickly find family members to add to your tree), and my entire family is getting Read More! [...]
Cat Lady, Online tools, Social Media

9 tips for starting a Twitter account for your LOLcat! >^..^<

My cat is kind of a big deal. She isn't named Victoria Beckham for nothing. She's got style, class, and grace. I wanted to find a way to share the joy that she brings me every day with my friends and family. I considered a Facebook profile, but VB is a progressive cat... and will only stand for the latest and greatest social media tools. Thus, I created for my cat her very own Twitter account: @KittenTweet. Read More! [...]
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Save your money, don’t buy a Kindle

With the uncertainty of the economy these days, we all find ourselves budgeting. I choose to opt for the public library over Amazon (the Houston library website is awesome), the less expensive and undeniably trendy Forever 21 over more expensive classic pieces, and the free (already paid for) entertainment of streaming Netflix over going to the movies... but to each his own. Another budget breakthrough? If you were considering doling out $250 for Amazon's Kindle (or Kindle II, if you're getting specific), you don't have to! Read More! [...]
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WordPress App(s) of the day

I finally upgraded my wordpress to 2.6... it took zero time using a really great plug in called WordPress Automatic Upgrade. It essentially does all the work for you (backing files up, etc.), you just click "Next" after each step completes. Cake. Read More! [...]
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Blogs I like

In case you were curious, below are some of my most favorite blogs in my Google reader. Enjoy, and let me know if you think I left anything out!! Read More! [...]