Mobile Communications

New technology makes mobility communications something you can use now. Mobility communications allows single interface use for all communications. For example, you can have a voicemail sent to your email when phone use is not capable. The caller ID information will appear with the email and you can call them back at your convenience.

Another feature of communication mobility is how easy it is for small businesses or companies to re- route phone calls to home workers. The at home worker has the home phone added to the company line and the calls will be directed to their home. When a customer calls the business, the call will be answered remotely, yet sound as if the call is being answered at the company office. This not only saves money for the business, bat provides great work at home opportunities for stay at home moms, college students, and even work at home dads.

It save the company money because there will be no need for bigger offices to house more employees and insurance costs are cut.

Communication mobility also allows a company to add phones to their phone network, but they can hook up their smartphones to the company computer network. This means the company can download files from phones. Now the company manager, secretary and other employees can carry their own personal phone that acts like an office phone and the company computer.

Bundling all the business and company communications into one unified service means small business can operate on less money and less overhead. When it comes to saving money, every company will benefit, even the larger sized businesses. For those who are concerned about keeping the world a cleaner place, this green option is a great alternative. Reducing carbon prints and promoting a greener environment is all that is needed to entice the eco friendly companies.

Partitioning Your Hard Drive

A very common question from Mac users is asking why anyone would partition a hard drive. The answers are varied and given for many different reasons, but there are some positive reasons to partition the hard drive for a Mac.

One good reason to partition your hard drive is to help you organize your files. The more you use your computer and the more files you accumulate and store on your hard drive, organization can get a little crazy. You can partition the system software and the data and although it may not be perfectly neat, at least the same type files will be in one partition.

Partitioning your Mac will help the Spotlight feature run faster. Huge amounts of files are stored on your computer and Spotlight must run through all of them to find your query. When you partition the hard drive, Spotlight is able to find what you are asking for in less than a second.

Mechanical failure to your system can make a system stop working. Sometimes when this happens, the only way to repair the damage is to completely delete the hard drive data and restore the system. All the data stored on the hard drive will be lost, unless you have partitioned the data and separated the system. When you know where the problem is located you can erase only the damaged portion and restore that piece of data without harming the rest of the data.

Backup systems are a lifesaver and when stored on a separate partition of the hard drive it make life easier for two reasons. One, it is easier to switch to an older running system in the event an application is not compatible with a newer installed system. Two, keeping your backup system on its own partition means that if the boot system fails, you can reboot in the backup system and hopefully use the Utility application to restore the boot system.

Posting Videos on Your Facebook Wall

Facebook videos can passed all over the place. You post the funny cupcake video on you Facebook page, your friend likes the video and tags it so that his other friends can see it. One of his friends is a web master for the cupcake blog and he wants the video for his blog. After the cupcake owner uploads the video to his blog, one of his followers sees the video and because she is doing a series on cupcake decorations; she posts the funny cupcake video to her blog. The cycle continues on and on.

Whether the YouTube video is your, or someone else made the video and you want to use on your Facebook page, it is easy to upload. Using the “Link” button on Facebook gives ownership rights to the person who created the video and you do not want to take credit, or not give credit where credit is due, you should always upload YouTube videos via the link button on the status menu of your post space.

Begin with posting your comment in the status bar. Type whatever you want about the video. The comment will be visible along with the video, so you can say whatever you want your friends to know about the video.

Open up the YouTube page with the video you want to upload in another page and copy the web address at the top of the web page. Go back to the Facebook page and click on the ”Link” tab under the status bar and paste the web address from YouTube into the link bar.

You may be given a choice of thumbnail photos, or there may only be one option. Choose the picture you want to post on your Facebook page and click the share button. Your YouTube video is now posted to your wall.

Global Technology

Technology has advanced to the forefront of cutting edge standards, tearing down geographical walls of separation. It is possible today to hire a team of experts to work on a collaborative project fro all over the world. In reality, this type of business has become a regular way to work rather then something new for businesses. How does a business operate working with technology and making their business grow and prosper? By using the technology made available to people around the globe, it is as simple as combining phones, computers and software.

Wiccis and blogs can be used as a shared working environment and they are becoming a more popular way to work now more than ever. Project management is shared by various members of the team by posting ideas, outlines, proposals, presentations, and report, and so much more, online through an open blog of wicci. Instant chatting and messaging keeps the line of communication open and flowing easily between colleagues. If a team member misses a day of work, they can easily get caught up on what they missed by reading the previous days messages and posts. Instant chat allows for quick reminders and brilliant thoughts to get to the boss immediately.

A controlled email tree will keep all the email messages in the right folder, to the right team member, and to the right topic area. For instance, the design team does not need to wade through the many emails discussing the business section and the accounting manger does not need to know what is going on over at the media room. This isolation feature for emails is possible with project management software. It does not cost much, there is no installation of downloading necessary and you will have instant access to the software. How much easier could project management be for your business?

The Best iPad Apps for a Great Business Presentation

The Best iPad Apps for a Great Business Presentation

iPad offers apps the same as iPhone and Mac and without the help of some of the following apps, your presentations may not turn out as creative as you had planned.

Keynote is a powerful app for Mac that has been adapted to use on the iPad. You need to write creative presentations that include plenty of eye-candy sugar sprinkles. Keep the content informative to the subject at hand. Make your writing unique and interesting, as well as helpful. Your associates will appreciate the great presentation and will eagerly wait for more.

Corkulous is a corkboard where you can organize lots of things, from pictures, notes, and ideas. It looks just like a corkboard inside the iPad.

Sadun’s Whiteboard turns your iPad into a white board. You connect to a TV or presentation screen and draw on the iPad screen as if it were a whiteboard. Everyone can watch you draw from the presentation screen. offers link exchanges to anyone who is interested in posdting on their blog. Link exchanges let you get involved with other businesses and blogs like yours. By sharing links with each other, both companies will benefit and will draw traffic into the others web site or blog. You add a link to your blog and they add yours to the their blog. It is kind of like taking care of each other while helping your blog become better viewed. Traffic exchange works similar to link exchange. These networks will send traffic to your blog for exchange of traffic to other blogs. A payment method is also available and once payment is made, the traffic will start to trickle in, with a sudden rush of visitors soon to follow.

Remember that while these apps work for stunning presentations, there are no cookie cutter solutions for improving your presentation. Do not assume that just because you have these amazing iPad apps does not mean you can put it on auto pilot.

Top 5 Wordpress Apps and Plug-ins

Top 5 Wordpress Apps and Plug-ins

Your blog is incredible, your content is fantastic, and you want to take the blog world by a storm You better know where to begin if this is going to be a reality. How do you get found, and even better, get popular in a cyber world where 10,000 blogs are a needle in a haystack?

Apps make blogging easier because you may have a great voice but what does it matter id no one is listening. What if they are not listening because the y can hear you? Get hear on the Internet by investing in a few really great, really super, and really cool plug-ins. Here are the top 5 favorites.

W3 Total Cashe.  This is a good choice because it encourages faster loading of your pages. It can store static versions of your page.

HeadSpace will be your new best friend. With this installed on your blog, you can go back to writing creative, fresh and energetic blog posts and let HeadSpace do the SEO work for you. Blogs and message boards are a perfect complement for SEO work. You need to learn how important social networking can be in keeping your blog busy. SEO will drive more visitors to your blog and HeadSpace will do this for you, working fervently behind the scenes while you concentrate on content that will keep visitors happy.

If you have a sign up page on your blog, or an RSS invitation, Thank Me Later automatically sends a thank you note to the new member. Thank you notes are nice and encourage visitor to come back and visit. In your email, you can use your blog to ask visitors to stay in contact with you and visit your blog or sign up for RSS. You better have a great gift to offer, or it may be hard to get people to join. Maybe give away free eBooks, useful, daily tips and ideas about the content on your blog.

SEO Smart Links will effortlessly link pages within your own blog. This great tool keeps visitors reading because if they love your content, they want to read more. Interlinking makes it easy for visitors to find more content.

Best iPhone Apps for SEO

Learning SEO is not an easy job and when you are new to staying on top of the newest advancements in SEO work, it can take a lot of your time to get the SEO techniques don to a perfect science. Even experienced SEO managers are always looking for ways to make marketing easier. iPhone has introduced some of the best SEO apps that will help the beginner, and the experienced marketing wiser.

SEO is about using the right keywords and key phrases to help promote your web site. Randomly throwing in words you think will work is not the answer. WebFight app is the answer for finding the right keywords for your business. There is a free version and a paid version. Try out the free version first and in no time you will be purchasing and installing the full version. Keyword search, in the palm of your hand. Is there anything easier?

iSEO should be the next app for SEO you install. It will cost you under $5.00 and it measures the keyword density of your web page.

SEO Check Page Size will let you know if your page size is too big or too little. There are SEO guidelines that need to be followed for best results of traffic to your web site and this app will let you know how well the keywords are placed in order for traffic to find you.

Domain Tracker is defiantly a great app. It will help you know how well you web site is doing in Google because it can pull up the ranking page for your web site.

The number one app on the iPhone market is the SEO Submit Pro. Once you use it, you will wonder how you ever got along without it. You will receive SEO reports straight on your for the best in hand SEO information available.

SEM Calculator and Elite SEM Calculator are not rally similar, but they are alike by way of calculating things. Both are great uses for SEO. The SEM Calculator keeps up with your last email campaign. The Elite SEM Calculator adds up the progress of your Adwords on Google.

iPhone apps are hard to beat for all kinds of business needs but if you are in the SEO field, these apps are a necessity.

Kids and Social Networking

Kids and Social Networking

Kids today use social networking and social media as much as adults, maybe even more. Teens us places like Facebook, MySpace and Twitter to keep up with friends, chat with friends, and share pictures and videos with their favorite buddy. Although teens love these sites as much as adults, safety should be in the forefront of their thoughts as well as the parents mind.

If you want to monitor the use of your child’s social networking, you will need to find out if they have an account with one of the social media networks. Visit the landing page of any of the places you want to check and use the search tab. Type in your child’s name, email address or other names he or she might go by with family and friends. The search will show the child’s name if there is a account under that name.

You may want to take a look at your child’s friends. A young child will have a locked, private setting that adds a degree of online safety. Never just assume no one can hack into the account. If you child accepts a friend request, the person will have access to his or her information and the private settings will not matter.

Monitor a young child’s social media networking sites on a regular basis. Keep up with the new friends, the photos and videos he or she is posting and viewing the status profiles and check ins. To prevent your child from changing profiles just to save him or her during one your routine checks, you may want to peek at the sites on a random choosing. You child may be hiding things behind your back. If this is the case, he or she may make the changes when they know you will be peeping over their shoulder, and switch it back when you are not around.

Android Phone App

Looking for a great way to entertain your children while on a road trip, waiting for an appointment or grocery shopping with the kids? Do you have and Android Phone or Zoom? I found an App you are going to really want to download, especially if you like to read to your children or if your kids like books.

ZigZag Stories has a whole world of books at your finger tips. Children's volumes are divided into age levels 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, and 13 and older. Here is the best part about the books: They are a choose your own path through the book! You, as the reader, can decide whether you want the to take "path" 1, 2, or 3 and when you finish that path, you can zig zag back around and try a different route! It's like getting a book inside of a story inside of book inside of a story inside.... and just keeps you guessing.

The app sounds like the perfect solution form moms with squirming kids in the back seat or waiting their turn at the doctors office. The app is actually free to download and then you can pick and choose among the different volumes ranging in price no higher than $2.49.

Have you tried the app for the Android phone? If so, leave a comment and let me know what you thought about the app in general. Or did you enjoy any particular book or volume of books?