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Work Faster: A Few Productivity Apps for Your Mac

Published: Dec 13th, 2011

As anyone who sits behind a computer screen for many hours each day knows, there are many repetitive tasks we perform that accumulate into substantial time sinks over the course […]


Creating a Custom Facebook Page

Published: Dec 9th, 2011

As marketers and communicators, we go to where the audiences are online to deliver and receive messages. Today, that is Facebook. With over 500 million users and a daily usage […]

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Popping the Filter Bubble

Published: Dec 6th, 2011

One of the biggest changes in Search Engines in 2011 is the continually tweaking of search algorithms to create relevance and personalization for their users. But does this narrow our […]

The Death of Mobile Flash

Published: Nov 29th, 2011

Apple’s infamous decision to block Flash from running on its mobile devices was a prophetic one.  Adobe is halting all development of the mobile Flash player plugin and will now […]

Google Analytics and Social Interaction Part 1:

Google Analytics and Social Interaction Part 1:

Published: Nov 25th, 2011

Google Analytics now provides a set of reports for tracking social interaction with a website’s content. This new metric will measure how often users use social share buttons – for […]

Visualizing Data with Google Charts

Visualizing Data with Google Charts

Published: Nov 22nd, 2011

If you can type a URL in your browser, you can create a quick chart with the help of Google. Just when you thought Google had made your life easy […]

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Reserving Slugs for WordPress

Published: Nov 18th, 2011

As part of our Apollo WordPress theme, we included a short code for generating a Site Map for a web site. While a useful feature, in the past weeks we […]

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The Latent Power of Photoshop’s Layer Comps

Published: Nov 15th, 2011

Way back in 2003 Adobe released its eighth version of Photoshop. Buried within was a little known gem called Layer Comps. As a youthful, self-proclaimed grandmaster of Photoshop, I casually […]

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Take Charge of your Broken Links

Published: Nov 11th, 2011

What are Broken links? Just like it sounds, they are links that are not functioning the way they are supposed to work. Broken links in a website can be a […]

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Email Newsletter Design

Published: Nov 8th, 2011

How taking 30 minutes of prep. time could increase the individual readership of your articles (from email campaigns) by nearly 200%… Let’s paint a very simple picture: You’re getting ready […]