The Bill Is In The Mail, Newegg

The Bill Is In The Mail, Newegg
Here in this humble space, just about a month ago to the day, I wrote a piece about Newegg.com and their email marketing programs.  Newegg is a company that I really like doing business with.  It offers computers and electronics.  The subject of the article was the unfortunate title and focus of their email marketing newsletter.  The ...

Buy.com Email – Not A Fan

Buy.com Email - Not A Fan
This is an article I actually hate to write.  I like shopping at Buy.com.  I have always received great service, and the prices on things I have purchased have always been greatly reduced.  Buy.com has run social networking programs in the past that I have written about.  The programs were edgy and exciting.  So, I’ve ...

e-Blast Is Not A Good Name For An Email Newsletter 1

e-Blast Is Not A Good Name For An Email Newsletter
Blast, Blast, Blast.  What do I think of when someone blasts something at me?  That I had better duck out of the way?  That I’m about to get a blast from a shotgun with hundreds of individual pellets coming at me?  That I’m about to get hit with huge blast of water that’s going to leave me soaking ...

Unfriend Me? 1

To friend or not to friend?  That is the question.  What’s the answer?  We all handle our social networking lives in different ways.  For some of us, Facebook and Twitter are ways to catch up with old friends, meet new people, or find a date.  For some, social networking is an extension of our business ...

What is Upside?

When I finally decided I was going to take the plunge and start my own Web site, I was thinking through a list of names and possibilities.  I figured it should be something that was broad enough to cover everything I wanted to talk about, and it also had to be a reflection of my personality ...