I try to reply fast. If I get an email inquiry, an photography print order, a facebook message on my business page. I try get back promptly. And often it lands me client work. Good stuff for a freelancer.
Some time back, I wrote about Data & Stories, specifically on how I was working on a product that was designed to bring these two disciplines together. And for reference, the working title is ‘MeasureMight’. Prototyping the idea. I designed and built a prototype. It did cool stuff, for me, but not anyone else. I managed […]
Engagement. It’s a key metric of social media. Likes, shares, comments, reach and a feeling of community. Social media platforms need to enhance these metrics to increasingly justify business ROI in social media content efforts. To make a platform more enticing to engage, considered UX is critical from a product design standpoint. What’s the UX […]
This isn’t a question I’ve asked myself until this week. And don’t stress, I’m totally fine. But one of my contacts has found their business in a state of concern following the sudden passing of their web-developer. The specific issue? They commissioned a web developer to build a business admin tool, that they were hosting […]
With any investment, it pays to have a diverse portfolio. The idea of putting all your eggs in one basket has obvious repercussions in a real-life scenario. With social media, people aren’t just putting all their eggs in one basket, but they’re putting everything in someone else’s. Time, energy focus and content to someone else’s […]
You might know… I’m in Thailand. And I’m working my backside-off trying to create my own software. It’s bit social media, bit analytics, but it’s mostly about content and understanding the people who engage with it. Content from you or your brand, your competition and content in the market. And it’s using the data I […]
To call this a hack isn’t quite right, because really, it’s just a tiny piece of functionality with bit.ly – one of the most common URL shortening utilities. And anyone can use. Basically, you can see how many clicks your competition are getting if they are using bit.ly link by adding a + at the […]