How SOPA/PIPA Would Affect Small Businesses on the Internet

Last week, the SOPA/PITA Acts were bound for approval in the United States.  In the largest online protest in history on January 18th, 2012 many huge websites (i.e. Google, Wikipedia,, etc.) went black and the end result was that these Bills were shelved indefinitely.  But, that doesn’t mean they are gone.... What is SOPA? Establishes a system for taking down websites that the … [Read more...]

Google + – Will It Surpass Facebook?

Google + was launched less than 2 months ago and and took only 16 days to reach 10 million users.  Facebook took 852 days and Twitter took 780 days to reach that figure.  Why should you add Google + to your social media presence? I think many people who are just entering Social Media or have been there for a few years now and have built up a community are reluctant to jump into yet another … [Read more...]