Dec 272010
 
So…What is Facebook?

Facebook is a social community where you can share your thoughts, photos and videos to your friends anywhere in the world.

How do I get Started with Facebook.com?

Visit http://facebook.com and sign-up for an account.

What Will it Cost Me?

Nothing, it’s free.

What platform is it available on?

MAC and PC users can access Facebook.

Dec 202010
 
So…What is Appointment Plugin?

Appointment Plugin is online appointment scheduling software.   Your customers can set appointment with you 24/7.

How do I get Started with YouTube.com?

Visit http://www.appointmentplugin.com/ and sign-up for an account.

What Will it Cost Me?

There’s a free account and there’s a paid version for $5 per month.  Free account has limited features.

What platform is it available on?

MAC and PC users can use the Appointment Plugin.

Dec 132010
 
So…What is PayPal?

Paypal is an online payment service for individuals and businesses.

How do I get Started with PayPal?

Visit https://www.paypal.com/ and sign-up for an account.  Choose the type of account you want to set-up. You need to confirm your account by entering valid credit card or debit card details.

What Will it Cost Me?

Setting the account is free.  But there are different fees like recipient fee and currency conversion fees.

What platform is it available on?

MAC and PC users can use PayPal.

Dec 062010
 
So…What is YouTube.com?

YouTube.com is an online video community. It allows people to watch, share and upload originally-created videos.

How do I get Started with YouTube.com?

Visit http://youtube.com.  If you just want to watch videos just type in the name of the video you are looking for.  If you want to upload your own videos you need to sign-up for an account.

What Will it Cost Me?

Nothing it’s free.

What platform is it available on?

MAC and PC users can access YouTube.

Nov 292010
 
So…What is Easy Time Tracking?

Easy Time Tracking allows users to track time, manage time sheets, manage invoices, manage your customers project and tasks, track your expenses and generate reports.

How do I get Started with Easy Time Tracking?

Visit http://easytimetracking.net and download the software.

What Will it Cost Me?

There’s a free version available with limited features.  You can get the full version for $49.99.

What platform is it available on?

It is designed for Windows Vista, XP, NT and 2000.

Nov 222010
 
So…What is Delicious.com?

Delicious is a social bookmarking service and an online community.  Tagging, saving, managing and sharing web pages is easy.

How do I get Started with Delicious?

Visit http://www.delicious.com/ and create an account to start tagging your favorite web pages.

What Will it Cost Me?

Nothing, it’s free.

What platform is it available on?

MAC and PC users can access Delicious.

Nov 152010
 
So…What is Bla-Bla List?

Bla-bla List is an online to-do list. You can share your list with your co-workers, family and even others with no account.

How do I get Started with Bla-Bla List?

Visit http://blablalist.com/ and sign-up for an account.  Create your to-do list and share it.

What Will it Cost Me?

Nothing, it’s free.

What platform is it available on?

MAC and PC users can access the Bla-Bla List.

Nov 082010
 
So…What is Bit.ly?

Bit.ly shortens long URLs making it easy for you and your website visitors to access your site. It is good for twitter users as it reduces the number of characters required for the URL. Also you can use bit.ly to keep track of clicks to your site.

How do I get Started with Bit.ly?

Visit http://bit.ly/ and sign-up for an account.  Copy your long URL and paste it and you will be given a shorter version.

What Will it Cost Me?

Nothing, it’s free.

What platform is it available on?

MAC and PC users can access Bit.ly

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Nov 022010
 
So…What is Odesk.com?

oDesk is the marketplace for online workers.  Employers can easily hire online workers and track their time and performance.  Employees are guaranteed that they will get payment for each hour they work.

How do I get Started with Odesk?

If you are an online worker visit http://odesk.com and create an account.  Post your profile and start searching for a job.  If you are an employer visit http://odesk.com and create an account.  Post a job.

What Will it Cost Me?

Regardless of whether you are an online worker or employer, signing up for an account will cost you nothing.  However for online workers, they will only received 90% of their total contract price or salary since 10% of their total salary or contract price will be deducted by oDesk. However, because employees know this they tend to ask for hourly rates 10% higher than what they really want, which means it is not unusual to see someone asking for amounts like $11.11 per hour, as $1.11 will be withheld by oDesk.

What platform is it available on?

There are desktop applications as well as the browser and they work on both MAC and PC.

Oct 252010
 
So…What is MySpace?

MySpace is an online community that lets you meet your friends’ friends.  You can share your thoughts, pictures, videos and links.

How do I get Started with Myspace?

Visit http://myspace.com and create an account.  Invite your friends so they can see your posts.

What Will it Cost Me?

Nothing, it’s free.

What platform is it available on?

MAC and PC users can access MySpace.com