I have shared with you guys about how I have failed to backup my hard drive and in a recent crash, lost about a month’s worth of work. Apparently I am part of a majority of people and to be responsible is the rare exception. Please here me when I say that you need to do as I say and NOT as I have done in the past! Data backup is a very important thing and should not be considered when it is too late.
YouTube is an interesting thing. Before it was acquired by Google, it was an independent web company looking to do video well. Now, it is so much more than a video service, but a social network with a unique medium to present to people. Even better, YouTube is the second most visited social network as well as the second most used site for searching (behind Google, YouTube’s owner.
We have highlighted several key points from the infographic below:
Twenty years ago when I was a kiddo, life was a much different place. Instead of Xbox’s, we had Power Rangers. Instead of Spongebob Squarepants, we had Steve Urkel. Cell phones were not popular, but now we have ten different options within the mobile device realm. While we do not get into the “is it evil or good” to have these changes, specifically in technology, we do have some facts for you from the infographic below.
Nearly every week, we look for hilarious things on the Internet and try to bring you a little bit of humor to set you up right for the weekend. This week we get a viral YouTube video from SoulPancake and Kid President that is both hilarious and heart-felt. Thank you moms!
Child abuse is a very serious thing and educating not only the community on looking for signs on children as well as how to prevent it from happening in the first place. The tough part is, how do you inform children of child abuse when their abuser is a parent or a sibling that is sitting right beside them? You need creative advertising!
The ANAR Foundation is using technology to come up with a great way of communicating and reaching abused children.
Here is the description that comes with the video:
This year is the year of growing into the brand as last year was a strong year of simply establishing who we were, networking to get the name out, and creating some great content for 78P and the other blogging friends that we love. It should also be noted that these are all of our goals for the blog, including how we will use social media as well as network with other bloggers and viewers. We want to take the finest parts of our blog that have the greatest potential for growth and so we are putting all of our eggs in this basket.