17th Jun 2012
Learning WordPress in Ottawa

Learning WordPress in Ottawa

Last Wednesday I attended the WordPress meet-up that was hosted by Rick Radko. I highly recommend these sessions for beginners. I think it’s interesting for everyone else too. I’ve been...

20th Apr 2012

WordPress Ask the Expert

Last week as an experiment I had a WordPress session right before another event that I was involved with. The event right after is called ModLab and it’s the open...

11th Apr 2012

11th Ottawa WordPress Meet-up

Last night we had a small “Ask the WordPress Expert” meet-up. We had five people in total. The next WordPress event(s) are posted. Contact me if you need another event...

03rd Apr 2012

Yesterday’s WordPress Demonstration

Yesterdays WordPress demonstration went very well.  We filled the room. Canadian Energy Issues Steve Aplin did a brief presentation on how his blog has impacted his interests. He mentioned that it...

07th Mar 2012

WordPress Meetup Ottawa

We had a great meetup last night. What we learned: 1) Blog oriented sites vs. Page oriented sites. Dashboard/Settings/Reading allows us to decide if a user visiting our URL sees...

13th Jan 2012

What could possibly be more important than Facebook?

The newer ways of communicating and staying in touch are great. But they don’t replace the previous mechanisms and channels of communication. You can spend a lot of time in...

27th Dec 2011
Social Tools and Sites

Social Tools and Sites

I got this list from the TED Web site. By the way TED is something worth checking out. This is a list of the sites you should know and use...

30th Nov 2011
Lots of new social tools for sending and receiving a message

Lots of new social tools for sending and receiving a message

With all the “on-line” means it’s easy to forget the best one of all. Face to face. Toastmasters is a great way to refine your presentation and speaking skills. You’ll...

30th Sep 2011
Don’t let Social Media Experts Bamboozle you

Don’t let Social Media Experts Bamboozle you

I think these two videos and the youtube channel illustrate a very important point (below) about social media. The first video was uploaded May 8th and already has 800,000 views....

09th Sep 2011
Meetup is a 911 Baby?

Meetup is a 911 Baby?

Here’s an interesting email I got from Scott Heiferman, Meetup co-founder. I don’t write to our whole community often, but this week is special because it’s the 10th anniversary of 9/11...

10th Aug 2011

Facebook Spam

It’s one thing to be shown advertising while visiting the facebook site. But it’s another thing when they are sending spam to your inbox by email. Their behavior is very...

04th Aug 2011


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