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Weekend Favs January Twenty Two

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from Flickr.


Image credit: creosoteshadow via Flickr

Good stuff I found this week

Blinkx – Video search engine that helps turn up videos from all of the major video sharing sites in one place – great tool

Sprout Social – a slick looking social CRM tool that makes it easy to add social media activity to your customer and prospect records.

OneForty – Think of oneforty as a search engine for all the social media tools you might want to find and try. You can sort by category and dig in – here’s a list of social media tools for marketing

Weekend Favs January Fifteen

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from Flickr.


Image credit: Tobias Millauer

Good stuff I found this week:

Fiverr – a marketplace where people all manner of services for $5. There are some really interesting offers for business and pretty entertaining read.

OnePage – interactive one page business cards for the web. You can create a page that lists all of the ways to contact you and then embed the card in multiple pages.

Anatomy of a WordPress theme – from Yoast, this infographic should be required reading for anyone that uses or teaches people how to use WordPress.

Weekend Favs January Eight

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from Flickr.


Image credit: Trubble

Good stuff I found this week:

Wunderlist – Free online task management tool that makes handling all those to-dos a lot more visually interesting.

GroupMe – free group text service. Create work or personal groups and then start group chats or send out group notification from an mobile. This is a simple tool that works very well and has lots of applications. It’s just group chat, but on the mobile device.

RSS5000 - this is an iPad RSS reader with a twist. Instead of showing your feeds in text or normal RSS it shows them as the original web pages so you always get the full feed and the images, videos and everything else happening on the post. It uses Google Reader subscription and may be a nice choice for those that like to browse more than simply read.

Weekend Favs December Twenty Six

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from Flickr.


Image credit: Irene Stylianou

Good stuff I found this week:
Gleanster – very nice looking research service that creates easy to scan research on successful marketing tactics such as how Top Performers use Social Media Marketing.

Unilyzer – new social media dashboard service that can help you understand the return on your investment (ROI) from social media.

18 Steps to Successful Metrics & Marketing – from the Daily SEO blog a great article focused on new website launches, but great stuff for any site owner.

Weekend Favs December Eighteen

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from Flickr.


Image credit: Søren Cosmus

Good stuff I found this week:

Mailing List Finder – Search over 60,000 mailing lists based on your criteria to come up with just the right list.

ccMixter – a Creative Commons music tool – Find exactly the music you’re looking for to use in videos, podcasts and more using dig.ccMixter Music Discovery tool.

Montage – Montage is a flexible web-based service that makes it fun and easy to create and share a visual album of the web on the topics you care about

Weekend Favs December Eleven

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from Flickr.


Image credit: terrykimura

Good stuff I found this week:
25 Amazing But Free Google Chrome Web Apps You Should Try Out Now - I’m not going to lie, I’m starting to really like the Chrome Browser and with the Chrome OS just around the corner it might be time to start learning what you can about Chrome.

Top 50 conversion optimization and analytics tips – Really fine list of things you can and should do to make your web pages convert and sell.

AppBistro – A Facebook App recommendation engine that takes into account your fan page subject.

Weekend Favs December Four

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from Flickr.


Image credit: Brikarus

Good stuff I found this week:

7 Factors That Drive People To Share Content With Their Social Networks
– Good list of things to consider when trying to make your content more sharable

Greplin - still in private beta but sign up to get on the list – this is a browser search add on that will allow you to search all the places you have content on the web.

Wakerupper – Wakerupper is the web’s easiest telephone reminder tool. Schedule reminder calls on the web

Weekend Favs Saturday November Twenty

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from Flickr.


Image credit: lmsiver3118

Good stuff I found this week:

  • Changes to Google Local: What You Need to Know Right Now – Nice rundown of recent tweaks here.
  • Small Business Administration’s FAQs – Everything your wanted to know about small business from the view of the SBA
  • JitterJam – a service that combines social media monitoring, a contact database and a multi-channel digital marketing platform into a single, integrated Social CRM system