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4 New or Upcoming Facebook Features You May Don’t Know About

Social Media and Technology By February 4, 2016 Tags: , , , 3 Comments

Check Out These New(er) Facebook Features Facebook is a funny little site, isn’t it? Whether you know it or not, it changes things on us all the time. So much, in fact, that even the most seasoned professionals (like me!) have to read and read and read just to make sure they don’t miss things. You, however, probably don’t have…

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The 5 New Most Annoying People on Facebook

Social Media and Technology By December 26, 2015 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Do You Recognize these Annoying People on Facebook? The longer Facebook is around, the more annoying people get. It used to be that it was game requests and poking (still…does ANYONE know what that really meant?!) were the most annoying things to see but nope… it keeps getting worse. It got so bad for me a few weeks ago, that…

I have to take a break from the people of Facebook.

It’s Time for a Face-Cation

Social Media and Technology By November 17, 2015 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Call it a Face-cation or a Face-break… whatever you want to call it, I’m taking it. And unlike a lot of the dramatic Debbie’s out there, I’m not making a grand announcement via a status update on my personal account.  No “I’m deleting my Facebook account”. Nothing. I’m just stepping back and shutting the doors. This post is the biggest…


A Note to My Kids on Social Media: I Was Here First

Social Media and Technology By September 23, 2015 Tags: , , , , 3 Comments

A post entitled, “A Note to Parents: How to be a “cool” parent on Facebook (as written by a kid on Facebook),” was brought to my attention a while ago and I loved it! Go ahead and read it… I’ll wait here for you… Oh good! You’re back. I loved this article because she hits the nail on the head. There…

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How to Own Your Facebook Experience Again

Social Media and Technology By November 18, 2014 Tags: , , , 5 Comments

Have you noticed that your Facebook page is more out of whack than normal? It’s because the powers that be at Facebook are tweaking the algorithms again. If you’re like 6 billion other people in the world, chances are that you will log into Facebook at least once a day—maybe more. But all of our experiences with the site are…

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New Rules for Your Facebook Pages

Social Media and Technology By November 4, 2014 Tags: , , , 3 Comments

You Can’t Make Me Like You The only thing that doesn’t change about Facebook is that at least twice a year, they push through some pretty significant changes. Whether those changes affect the public user or the business user is usually the only surprise. The next round of changes to the business pages of Facebook will go into effect on November…

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The 5 (new) Worst People on Facebook

Social Media and Technology By April 22, 2014 Tags: , , , 19 Comments

Who Are the Buzzkills on Facebook? There have been plenty of posts about the “worst” people on Facebook.. the over-sharer, the vague-booker, the stalker… we’ve all seen them – we all know them. Some of us are them. But I have a few new ones to add to the mix and some of these offenders will make you wish for…


My 10 Favorite Four Hens Posts of 2012

Blogging By December 30, 2012 Tags: , , , , , 4 Comments

Yesterday, I gave you the top 10 posts of 2012 according to what the Google analytics said were the most read. Today, I’m giving you my 10 favorite posts of the year. Some of the ones that were in yesterday’s post I really liked but figured I had enough material to work with to offer you different ones. Here, in…


Forget Fifty… It’s Yiftee That’s Nifty!!

Social Media and Technology By December 19, 2012 Tags: , , , , No Comments

So… have you ever been sitting there and wanted to instantly send a gift to someone? I know I have so when I was asked to review a new gift giving app called Yiftee, I jumped at the chance. I was a little nervous wondering if there would be enough merchants available and was pleasantly surprised to find quite a…


Social Media and the Death of Social Meetings

Lifestyle, Social Media and Technology By October 8, 2012 Tags: , , , , , 5 Comments

This past weekend was my 25th High School reunion. Other than the perplexing thought of “how can it be that 25 years have passed since I graduated high school” we had a great time catching up as most of us haven’t seen each other since our 20th reunion. 5 years ago I was probably one of the few of my…