Update Your Social Media Accounts for 2017

Update Your Social Media Accounts for 2017

With the start of the new year, this is the perfect time to check and update all of your social media accounts. Many of us sign up for just about everything new that comes out, some are more particular. Regardless of how many social media accounts you have, it is always a good idea to log in and update them occasionally. Some of the social media accounts you should be sure to look at are Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube, SnapChat, and Pinterest. What to Update on Social Media Accounts: Password If it has been sometime since you have updated … Continue Reading →
Remember This Memorial Day

Remember This Memorial Day

  Love that they added the red white and blue ribbons to the top of the boots at memorial today #memorialday #VZWBuzz A post shared by Robyn Wright (@robynsworld) on May 25, 2015 at 10:46am PDT Annie is reminding us to honor the military dogs who died in service too today #memorialday #military #militarydogs #dogstagram #dogsofinstagram #VZWBuzz A post shared by Robyn Wright (@robynsworld) on May 25, 2015 at 11:18am PDT   Don't forget National Moment of Silence 3pm to honor those who died in service #memorialday #VZWBuzz A post shared by Robyn Wright (@robynsworld) on May 25, 2015 at … Continue Reading →
You In Your Own Year in Review Compilation for 2014

You In Your Own Year in Review Compilation for 2014

There are so many social networks we share our lives on and at the end of a year it is kind of nice to go and look back at what has happened. There are some automated features on some networks and some third party apps and tools that allow you to make looking back a little easier and more fun. Facebook Year in Review – This will automatically pull photos from 2014 for you. You can click customize at the bottom of the page before you share it. Once you are done, share it to your profile if you like! … Continue Reading →
#Cube Makes Great Gift for Instagram Lovers

#Cube Makes Great Gift for Instagram Lovers

The makers of #Cube (they say it “hashtag cube”) contacted me to ask me to review their product (disclosure – that means they sent me one for free) and I was really excited to try it out. Once I received it, I was even more excited! This is the perfect gift for any Instagram lovers on your holiday list, including yourself! #Cube is a connected device that streams Instagram photos and videos. Watch this quick Instagram video review I did Quick review of @hashtagcube great gift idea for Instagram fans, great at events. Love it! Thanks for product sample. A … Continue Reading →
Age Restrictions for Social Media Platforms Infographic

Age Restrictions for Social Media Platforms Infographic

At the Type-A Conference last week my friend Linda Sellers told me about her (new to me) site, Tech Granny. What a brilliant idea! Her blog talks tech but to older, and wiser, folks like grandparents. We all know that kids are born into tech these days and it is second nature to them. Grandparents can learn from Linda about social networks, smartphones, and the like so that they can be more in touch with their grandchildren. One of her posts included this great and simple infographic about age restrictions for social media platforms. If your grandkids are visiting and … Continue Reading →
4 things you may not know how to do on Instagram

4 things you may not know how to do on Instagram

Ok folks, we are sticking with the theme again since you all have enjoyed this weeks 4 Things You May Not Know How to Do on Facebook and 4 Things You Might Not Know How to Do on Twitter. Today I am sharing some Instagram tips with you. Instagram is a photo social network and the app is available for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone users. It is a fun way to share out pics of what is happening in your life and see what others are seeing around the world. Tag Others In Your Photos While you can add … Continue Reading →
Mobile Photography Sharing Statistics [Infographic]

Mobile Photography Sharing Statistics [Infographic]

Did you have your smartphone camera out on Thanksgiving? After you took those photos did you share them on Facebook? On Twitter? On Instagram? If so, you are among the majority. More and more of us are snapping pics of daily life and sharing on our social networks. I definitely do this quite a bit. It is fun and I love sharing plus I love the other end of it also – viewing photos from others. It really brings a smile to my face to see pictures of the kids, the pets, the food, and yes, even selfies of my … Continue Reading →
10 Tips on Being SOCIAL on Social Networks [Work Wednesday]

10 Tips on Being SOCIAL on Social Networks [Work Wednesday]

For this week’s Work Wednesday I want to share a reminder that many in social media, or businesses using social media, have forgotten. Social media is just that – SOCIAL! While I use social media to promote my own blog, share sponsored information, and use it for my business in general – I do really try to remain SOCIAL as well. The reason that social networks have been so popular is that it is a place for people to connect. Yes, brands can use it – but it is the people that work at those brands who are really being … Continue Reading →
Win a Samsung Galaxy Camera!

Win a Samsung Galaxy Camera!

How would you like to win one of the super cool new Samsung Galaxy Cameras? Well, here is your chance! The Online Mom is having a photo and video contest on Instagram. There is a panel of judges who will pick the winner from the entries. A reminder that I do worth with The Online Mom on behalf of Verizon. Enter to win a Samsung Galaxy Camera by … Follow the Verizon feed on Instagram Submit your fall photos and/or fall videos on Instagram and include #VZWBuzz in your description Entries must be submitted by Noon ET on Friday, November … Continue Reading →
Instagram for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone and Desktops Even

Instagram for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone and Desktops Even

Instagram is a social network that allows you to share photos as they happen (or later) with your friends and family. I have been using it for a long time now and I really enjoy it. Not only is it fun to share my own photographs, but I really like looking at other people’s photographs too. Here are a few things you should know about Instagram for this week’s Tech Tuesday post. Instagram is free to join. You register for your account via the app on your device You can view your Instagram account, or any public account, on the … Continue Reading →