Biking to Work

With the recent surge in gas prices I have seen more cyclists on the road than ever before. Commuting to work will save you a lot of money on gas and will also get you in shape. Riding a bike to work doesn’t have to be difficult…check out the tips below. Find a safe and pleasant route. Don’t just assume that the route you drive to work is the best route for biking. Often the best bike route includes back streets and side roads which may make your trip slightly longer but much safer and more enjoyable. Your local bike shop will probably have bicycle route maps. Get one and map out...

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Measuring Social Media Marketing ROI

Anna (@AnnaOBrien) over at Random Acts of Data points out where so many people go wrong (and get tricked by so-called “experts”) when trying to measure the ROI of their social media efforts. Here is her excellent Social Media Monitoring-Reporting-Measurement flow chart: Click here to read her...

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Save Time with Twitter

Update Your To-Do List Popular to-do service Remember the Milk lets you update your account via Twitter. Just log on to RemembertheMilk.com and connect a Twitter account. Then follow @rtm and you can direct message (DM or just d) the service a number of commands. For a new task, simply type d rtm Pick up the milk, but you can also get a list of tasks due, delegate tasks to other Twitter/RTM users, and more. The full list of commands can be found here. Remember the Milk also has an iPhone App (App Store), integrates with Google Calendar and Gmail, and allows offline access. Check Your Flight...

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