Monday, June 03, 2013

Web design software

With the proliferation of web tools and social media to keep in touch, you may not think you need a website any more. But if you do, and don't want to spend a lot of money on web software such as Adobe Dreamweaver, take a look at Xara Web Designer. A recent Network World article by Mark Gibbs points out the advantages of this windows web software. With colorful templates and a $49.99 price, you can't go wrong.

Sunday, June 02, 2013

Face2Facebook review

I don't usually post book reviews on this site. They generally go here....

But this one is for all you social media users who, like the author, don't understand the meaning of "Friends" and "Like" anymore.

Very clever concept: Woman begins to wonder about the value of having hundreds of 'friends' on Facebook. Are they really friends? What about these people she's never met?

Well, in face2facebook, Arlynn Leiber Presser set out to learn who all her friends are. After failing at many things in life, seeking a purpose, and never made a big mark in life, she created a plan to see how many of these so-called friends she could meet in a year.  Continue reading at GoodReads here.