Tag Archives: Social Media

Coaches:  Who’s Helping You?

Coaches: Who’s Helping You?

By Melissa Black, Founder and Creative Director Dear Coaches, I’ve worked with many of you:  business coaches, health coaches, and life coaches. The one thing you absolutely have in common is that your passion lies in your work with clients, and I very much admire your commitment to improving lives. The other thing you have… Continue Reading

Goodbye Google Reader

Goodbye Google Reader

By: Tera Norberg, VA and Social Media Specialist for Black Ink As of July 1, we said goodbye to Google Reader – creating a bit of a panic for users who needed to find a new home for all of those glorious RSS feeds to which they subscribe. I think that for some, the idea of… Continue Reading

Instagram Video vs. Vine: Lights, Camera, Action

Instagram Video vs. Vine: Lights, Camera, Action

By: Tera Norberg, VA and Social Media Specialist for Black Ink A few days ago, Instagram announced that it would now have video capabilities and that had many users wondering “why?” For many, Instagram has been a place to post quick still shots of products our businesses have to offer, or maybe pictures that allow… Continue Reading

Facebook Welcomes the Hashtag

Facebook Welcomes the Hashtag

By: Tera Norberg, VA and Social Media Specialist for Black Ink For some of us, the announcement that Facebook would now be recognizing hashtags (#) was wonderful news. For others, it prompted eye rolling or maybe a “what the heck is a hashtag?” I’m sure you can guess what side of the fence I’m on…… Continue Reading

How to get rid of the Facebook “chat head” bubble

How to get rid of the Facebook “chat head” bubble

Facebook recently implemented a new feature for iPhone users that some may find less than welcome – the Chat Head. You know, the super helpful bubble that pops up when you have a new message on Facebook? It would be even more helpful if the bubble went away after you read the message. It will… Continue Reading

Is Your Business PIN-teresting?

Is Your Business PIN-teresting?

By: Tera Norberg, VA and Social Media Specialist for Black Ink By now, you’ve no doubt heard of Pinterest. This visual scrapbook is a place to “pin” things you love – from landscaping ideas to tech hacks, to how to roast a duck in a crock pot (yes – you CAN roast a duck in… Continue Reading

FaceDeals:  Creepy or Cool?

FaceDeals: Creepy or Cool?

By: Tera Norberg, VA and Social Media Specialist for Black Ink What if every time you walked into your favorite bar, grocery store, retail shop, or restaurant –  you immediately received a text on your phone providing you with a customized deal or coupon for that particular establishment? The only catch:  the deal must be… Continue Reading

Flickr: A Whole New World

Flickr: A Whole New World

By:  Tera Norberg, VA and Social Media Specialist for Black Ink Birthday parties, weddings, holidays…what’s the one thing these occasions have in common? Photos — lots and lots of photos! Taking pictures has become a huge part of our culture, and I don’t even think we realize it. There was a time when taking your… Continue Reading