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SOCIAL MEDIA, TOOLS | May 24, 2013

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Why Feedly Is the Best Alternative to Google Reader

Why Feedly Is the Best Alternative to Google Reader

In case that you forgot or that you are unaware, Google Reader is shutting down July 1st, 2013. It has been a while since I opened Google Reader when I recalled that I should do something. Even though I stopped using it, I transfered everything to Feedly out of fear to lost forever all the work that […]

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SOCIAL MEDIA, TOOLS | November 25, 2009

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Need for Standards for Web Badges

Need for Standards for Web Badges

Many events and causes produce web badges so that bloggers and sites can show their support. It is a wonderful marketing tool. If I attend a conference, I usually will put a badge on my site. But generally, I need to ask the event to produce a badge for me or make my own from […]

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SOCIAL MEDIA, TOOLS | August 2, 2009

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Quickly Share How to Get to a Place on Twitter with TwitArea

Quickly Share How to Get to a Place on Twitter with TwitArea

Many people use Twitter to meet their friends at restaurants, shops, museums and other public places. Launched last week by Praized, TwitArea enables to quickly lead them to a place’s address, phone number and locate the place on a map. If you have a smart phone, you will find that having a direct link on […]

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SOCIAL MEDIA, TOOLS | June 2, 2009

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The City of San Francisco fully Embraces Social Media with Twitter

The City of San Francisco fully Embraces Social Media with Twitter

San Francisco is known as a city with a diverse pool of Web 2.0 professionals. So maybe it is not surprising that the City of San Francisco launched a Twitter application where anyone can send direct messages (DM) to report a problem or send a request to the city’s customer service hotline. Twitter became one […]

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May 8, 2009

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Three apps for the Bloggers: Twtvite, TwtPoll, TwtQpon by Twtapps

Three apps for the Bloggers: Twtvite, TwtPoll, TwtQpon by Twtapps

I went yesterday to the 4th edition of Startup Camp Montreal. I like 4 of 5  presentations. I say 4 out 5 because I did not like because I do not care about the topic of the 3rd presentation. One presenter was Felipe Coimbra of Twtapps. I first met Felipe at a Tweetup last March […]

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