Social Media Pet Peeve #3: Sharing a Private Conversation in Public

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Here’s the third video in my Social Media Pet Peeves video series. Yes, it’s dark. And yes, I need to fix that. In this video, I talk about a niggling, nagging social media pet peeve I see on a near-daily […]

Social Media Pet Peeve #2: Over-Sharing

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Ah, the case of over-sharing. On social media, it (sometimes) appears that over-sharing seems to be certain people’s #1 favorite idiotic thing to do. In this social media pet peeve video #2, I share about why over-sharing is so: unnecessary, […]

The ONE Documentary on Honduras is Here

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Some of you know that last month I had the pleasure to serve as a delegate on a trip to Honduras with ONE, the grassroots advocacy campaign co-founded by Bono some years back. The trip was a chance to see […]

Social Media Pet Peeve: People Who Constantly Ask for Retweets {Video}

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I’ve got pet peeves, and I’m going to start telling you about them. In this first video of an upcoming video series on – what else – social media pet peeves, I’m sharing about one of my hands-down, feet-up least […]

How to Create Your New Twitter Profile in Three Easy Steps

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This week brought a bunch of changes on Twitter, and the most commented on change of all is the new functionality to create a more awesome Twitter profile page. Specifically, you can now upload a header image alongside your handy […]

FIve Great New Twitter Profile Pages

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The launch of the new Twitter profile page has taken the angst over choosing a profile image to new heights — now prompting you to choose an awesome, snazzy background image as well. Thanks to your help on my plea […]

Which Background Image Should I Use for My New Twitter Profile Page?

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The news of the new Twitter profile pages broke this morning, and it’s been a fun day of trying to decide which image to use for my Twitter profile page over @claire. I’ve got a few potentials, but, as usual, […]

How to Consume More Articles (Without Reading Them)

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  A friend who knows well how much content I consume sent me a great tip the other day. If you’re sick of actually reading all those articles you find throughout the day (or that other people send you), just […]

How to Connect (With Anyone) on LinkedIn

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Every day, I watch as small handfuls of people who supposedly want to connect with me online thoroughly and entirely waste their opportunity to do so. They do this — most notably — in the form of terrible LinkedIn requests. […]

Email Etiquette: Six Tips to Dominate Your Inbox

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There were quite a few responses to my post last week, I Didn’t Email You Back Because I Wanted to Personally Offend You. Fittingly, many of them came to me via email. And many were quite good. I’ve pulled together some of […]