I was recently quoted in a online article in Hartford’s Online Business site, that discusses Social Media and its impact on businesses.
Kickstarter is the world’s largest funding platform for creative projects. Every week, tens of thousands of amazing people pledge millions of dollars to projects from the worlds of music, film, art, technology, design, food, publishing and other creative fields. They make it possible to share your project with thousands of people and raise money to make it a reality.
Below is a project I like and was going to fund money but they have already received more than they need. They only asked for $18,000, so far they have raised over $26,000. If you have a great idea, but just need some financial assistance Kickstarter can help.
Theft-Resistant Bike Light by Gotham Bicycle Defense
I have been using RackSpace for over 6 years. They have never let me down, there are other hosting companies that offer similar hosting services for a fraction of RackSpace costs. I can calculate the extra cost that I pay to RackSpace but I can’t put a value on having a server with 100% uptime and support team that NEVER lets me down. Here’s a short video on RackSpace.
Facebook promotions are a great to acquire new fans and or to engage your existing fan base. However, there are important rules that must be followed. Watch this video prepared by Facebook to understand the basics
Wild Fire App offers a great suite of Facebook apps that make it easy to run photo and video contest or other similar contests.
Have fun, try something new and quirky you will be pleasantly surprised by the results.
I’m not a fan of football, but I do enjoy the the creativity of some of the Super Bowl commercials. Here’s a link with all the commercials, pick your favorite.