Heather Armstrong’s blog dooce.com is very popular.  How popular is it?  In 2008 ABC estimated that Heather earned over $40,000 per month from her blog.  Per month! She has over 1,500,000 Twitter followers!   That much social media pull can be very useful.  Very useful indeed,  if you have a brandRead More →

This is the second part of a response to an article on the Wall Street Journal entitled How to Create a Successful Web Site For Nothing (or Almost Nothing). You can see part one of my response here. In part one I analyzed points one through three of the article.Read More →

The Internet is an exciting place.  No matter what your interest there’s bound to be a site just for you.  A case in point is Etsy.  The site is an impressive, online marketplace filled with handmade goods. There are aprons, baskets, jewelry, bookmarks, journals, masks, scarves and countless other items.Read More →