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My first article for the Siege Media blog. :)
A few months ago Ross wrote a blog post exposing just how few websites take the time to optimize their tweet buttons. Surprisingly, there are a lot of free marketing opportunities being missed due to a sub-optimal tweet structure. What is the Optimal Tweet Structure? Tweets with the best chance of marketing success have three …
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It's always good to have a unique cookie recipe ready to go. These 50 Delicious Cookies will satisfy any time of year, but I'm looking forward to using a couple of them for my holiday baking! http://www.berries.com/blog/cookie-recipes
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This is the best app I've used for making slideshows -- on any device mobile or desktop. I try not to sound like an evangelist when reviewing apps, but it was hard to reign it in on this one. ;)
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If you had the chance to ask a top national athlete for free tips to improve your technique would you stop to talk or power through to the finish line? This blog post by my friend Jack offers interesting insight into the mentality of some athletes — and why certain "schools of thought" can be detrimental to success. 
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Summary: Using voice recognition, a stylus and your camera, this year make a resolution to think differently about how you use your mobile device.
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It's pumpkin season and everywhere I go people are sharing yummy recipes. Thought I'd join in the fun with these delish pancakes by my good friend Peter. http://www.greenworld365.com/pumpkin-pancakes/
Did you know that a single 1/2 cup serving of pumpkin has 300% of your recommended daily intake of vitamin A? It also has 20% of your daily fiber and some vitamin C and E, as well as calcium.  Obviously this a great vegetable to be eating. But how to get more pumpkin into your diet other than by eating pumpkin pie?  Pumpkin Pancakes of course. This recipe comes from my wife and if you like pumpkin, this is a great breakfast or brunch item. Heck, ...
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Plants vs Zombies is definitely my favorite on this list! It's hard to beat the juxtaposition of rotting corpses with super smiley sunflowers. Anyone else have a fav tower defense game?
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Look in the sky and look to the Internet. NASA is encouraging people to use the hashtag #spottheshuttle  as a way of tracking the Endeavor as it makes its way to LAX.
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Founding Editor of Everything Long Beach and AppCraver. I like to build things, break things and fix things online. #WordPress is my tool of choice. I can go from 0 to awesome in less than 6MP.
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How to Customize The Tweet Button for Maximum Marketing Impact - Siege M...
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A few months ago Ross wrote a blog post exposing just how few websites take the time to optimize their tweet buttons. Surprisingly, there ar

Utah man creates record-breaking word search | Deseret News
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For the past 10 years Mel Crow of American Fork has worked off and on to create the world’s largest word search, and in March it became offi

Rapid Fire Link Building with Your Content - Siege Media
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The above is my presentation from MozCon in Seattle, WA, on “Rapid Fire Link Building for Your Content”. The slides include new tools, as we

Apps News
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Curated to engage smartphone owners with the newest tech and toys.

AppCraver
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News and reviews of the best Mobile Apps for iPhone, iPad and iPod.

Why You're Not A Leader - Forbes
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Everybody thinks they’re a leader – most are far from it. The harsh reality is that we live in a world awash with wannabe leaders. As much a

Find Santa! Where to take photos with Santa Claus in Long Beach
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Updated with even more places to take a picture with Santa this weekend! It only comes once a year — the chance to tell Santa exactly what w

Drinks Wines Spirits
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a blog about wine, beer and cocktails

56 Ways to Market Your Business on Pinterest
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In case you've been living in a mountain cave in Bhutan for the past couple of months, Pinterest is a relatively new social networking site

Everything Long Beach
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Community events and neighborhood news in Long Beach, CA

How to Promote Your App Using Social Media
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Email. Share · Tweet · Email. Share · Tweet. Creating your app is only half the battle. That's because once it's time to unveil your creatio

Kids-Eat-Free Every Night in Long Beach!!
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It started out as kind of a joke, a group of mom's wondering if their kids could eat for free, every night of the week, in Long Beach and th

6 Popular iPhone Tower Defense Games for All Skill Levels
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If you only have a few minutes to play a game. These six tower defense apps are great for quick pick-up-and-play iPhone fun.

Twitter Advertising: How to Get Promoted on Twitter | Tutorial Blog
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Best Education Apps on the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch
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AppCraver has reviewed thousands of the top iPhone and iPad apps. Our list of the Best Education Apps for iDevices is backed by years of exp

Facebook Old Groups Migration to New Groups ��� What You Need To Know
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Repurposed by Emily - to be deleted: This week I'm thankful for...
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This past week has been amazing! Lots to be thankful for, including new followers, lots of great comments on my new blog and a few features,

10 Crowdfunding Tips for Your New Product, Cause, or Creative Project
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Ready to give crowdfunding a go? Great, the world needs more creators taking action rather than just talking about ideas. But crowdfunding i

Looking for Endeavor to Fly Over Long Beach? Track it With #spottheshuttle
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Have you been watching the sky and waiting for the space shuttle to fly over Long Beach? If so, get your camera ready! After rescheduling th

Rowing With Crossfit: Power Is Nothing Without Proper Technique
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As an ambassador of rowing, Owner of two Powerhouse Fitness Centers In Long Beach, son of an Olympic Rowing Coach Father and Olympic Bronze