It’s only three letters long, but its misspellings are rampant on the web.

This post is for: anyone who isn’t sure when to use “its” and when to use “it’s”

I’m not proud of it, but I can’t help it: my brain hurts every time I see the word “its” spelled incorrectly on the Internet. I’m on the Internet a lot. My brain hurts a lot.  :-) Continue reading

How to wade into Twitter slowly

This post is for: business owners (and others) who are curious about Twitter, but don’t know where to start

Being a guy of a certain age, as well as a guy who spends a lot of time sorting through all the hype and nonsense that some people call “marketing”, I’m often pretty skeptical, and sometimes downright curmudgeonly, about jumping on bandwagons.  I often wait until I see something of real substance in them, and I let a lot of them pass me by altogether.

twitter-questionFor quite a while I was very happy to do the same with Twitter, but something about the persistent enthusiasm of those who do use it finally convinced me to take a closer look. Continue reading