Is your website ready?

Google is making a major shuffle to its search engine, and this time around it’s not as easy as changing just a few tags or add a few more relevant pages. The Internet giant is now putting heavy emphasis on mobility, and websites that aren’t optimized for mobile devices will fall out of Google’s good grace.  For some businesses...

Social Media Report Card – Guy Guzzone

I figured I would close out March with my final evaluation of another State Senator that represents Howard County. This time around I will be looking into the social media outreach of Guy Guzzone (Maryland State Senator – District 13). (Click the followers numbers to see the social media pages) Social Media Followers Grade Facebook 815 B Twitter 995 B Facebook - Guy Guzzone holds the second most Facebook followers among all...

Social Media Report Card – Ed Kasemeyer

I figured I would stick with evaluating the State Senators that represent Howard County. This time around I will be looking into the social media outreach of Ed Kasemeyer (Maryland State Senator - District 12). (Click the followers numbers to see the social media pages) Social Media Followers Grade Facebook 561 C Twitter n/a F Facebook - There have only been two posts in March (the last one was on March...

2015 Long Reach High School JV Softball

The 2015 JV Softball regular season kicks off on Friday March 20th. As some of you may know, I have a daughter on this team and I follow this team closely. From time to time this season I will provide game result updates on this blog site and via social media in support of the Lightning. 2015 schedule: (8 - 9) Mar...

Social Media Report Card – Gail Bates

I thought I would kickoff this months evaluations with elected officials in District 9. First up Gail Bates (Maryland State Senate - District 9). (Click the followers numbers to see the social media pages) Social Media Followers Grade Facebook 899 C Twitter 490 C- Extra Credit LinkedIn 500+ B Facebook - There have not been many posts from this account (only two posts this month) and as such I could not give a grade higher...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media for Business

I am not always a fan of infographics, but when I came across this one I knew I had to share it with my followers. Making the right choices on social media is an important factor in building a loyal following and converting that following into future business. Hopefully the tips in this infographic will help. Scott E #HoCoTech 

Social Media Report Card – Greg Fox

Just snuck in under the wire with this post and now all Social Media Report Cards for the Howard County Council Members are complete. My final evaluation is for Greg Fox (Howard County Council – District 5). (Click the followers numbers to see the social media pages...at least on Facebook) Social Media Followers Grade Facebook 304 C Twitter N/A F Facebook - Greg Fox ranks 5th in the number of...

Choose your social media platforms for your small business

I thought I would go back to a pure tech / social media topic for this post. Many small businesses struggle trying to decide which social media platforms they should be on for optimal outreach. Is it one, two or more platforms to reach potential customers. I came across this information on INC.com and thought I would share (note -...

HorseSpirit Arts Gallery Welcomes Sculptor Bill Knapp

HorseSpirit Arts Gallery adds yet another wonderful artist, sculptor Bill Knapp. Dear Friends of HorseSpirit Arts, Please join me in welcoming Sculptor Bill Knapp to HorseSpirit Arts Gallery. Bill finds and recycles the coolest objects and then uses his unlimited imagination to sculpt amazing art! He has his own unique line of Sculpture & Fine Furnishings. Isn’t he just awesome?? I am...

Social Media Report Card – Mary Kay Sigaty

I am up early this morning to complete the fourth Social Media Report Card for the Howard County Council. This time around I am evaluating Mary Kay Sigaty (Howard County Council – District 4). (Click the followers numbers to see the social media pages) Social Media Followers Grade Facebook 352 C- Twitter 667 C Facebook - Mary Kay Sigaty ranks fourth in the total number of Facebook followers. In an interesting twist on linking...