Monthly Archives: December 2007

Hands-Free Texting with Jott.com

If you’re a text junkie, or you’ve been trying to balance a burrito, change lanes, catch your navigation prompts, respond to email on your hand-held and settle a squabble in the backseat all at the same time, you might want … Continue reading

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What is an API?

Maybe you’ve heard the term API and wondered what it is.  API’s play a big role in Web 2.0 and can be used to make your website more interactive, interesting and informative for your members.  Here is a great video … Continue reading

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This is blogging 101 in 3 minutes

A great 3-minute video for those who haven’t gotten the blog bug yet.

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4 Million American Businesses to receive 2007 Economic Census

Next week, starting December 17, 2007 more than 4 million American businesses will receive 2007 Economic Census forms. Many of those businesses may not recall the last census 5 years ago, and the form may come as a surprise.  They … Continue reading

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Using Video in your Online Marketing

Ever wondered how effective video is in online marketing and how you can make a connection with your members and prospects using video?  One of my favorite lead generation companies, Bulldog Solutions, is hosting a free 20 minute video on … Continue reading

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Listening in on Social Media

Whether we’re developing a relationship on or off-line with our members, we need to listen more than we need to speak.  There are some great listening aids available to help us get a sense of what the market is saying … Continue reading

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Association Technology Conference & Expo

ASAE & The Center are hosting an association technology conference and expo.  This event will be held Jan. 31 – Feb 1, 2008 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.  Information is available on the web at … Continue reading

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The War on Spam and Your Email Campaigns

We’re predicting that 2008 will see a heightened level of activity by spammers and those combating spam including your ISP and email service providers.  According to IronPort, a web security products provider, there are over 62 billion spam messages sent … Continue reading

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teching up meetings and events

Technology can make help you plan and execute your meetings and events in real time.  Just a few examples: e-mail alerts: Email can be a critical tool for automating processes including room block updates based on user-specified conditions.  Room status … Continue reading

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Facebook Pages: Interact with your members in an environment they trust

At the November 5 launch of Facebook’s new advertising platform, Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, presented his vision for the future of advertising: "Once every hundred years media changes. The last hundred years have been defined by the mass media. … Continue reading

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