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Social Media in Highly Regulated Industries - June SMBME

 

Registration is now open for June's Social Media Breakfast Maine.

This month we are talking about Social Media in Highly Regulated Industries.

REGISTER HERE: http://www.socialmediabreakfastmaine.com/upcoming/

Social Media is fun, exciting, ever changing, popular, fast and surprising – a lot of companies don’t like that and for good reason. Many of us work in industries that are more regulated.

Movies: "X-Men: First Class"

Movies: "X-Men: First Class"

 

The mighty Marvel megaplex money machine marches on.  With “Thor” still in theaters and “Captain America” waiting in the wings, the Marvel megalith rolls out what may turn out to be the best comic book movie this summer, a prequel titled “X-Men: First Class.”

 

Directed by Matthew Vaughan, whose previous movie “Kick-Ass” was really a comic book spoof enlivened by a dirty-mouthed tweener, the new “X-Men” is lighter fare than its four predecessors, an entertaining marriage of James Bond thriller and superhero fantasy.

 

What is Quality Score?

What is Quality Score?

In paid search (pay-per-click/PPC), like Google Adwords, there is a number that indicates the quality of the keywords you are using and affects it’s ranking and cost-per-click (CPC).

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TUMBLING DICE

TUMBLING DICE

I know, I know, you’re here to read about cars; but sometimes we need to drift from the hardware, to the habits.  People express themselves through their vehicles.  Stereotypes abound: rednecks drive pick-ups, blondes cruise in convertibles, and soccer moms haul it all in the mini-van.  Drivers can be who they want to be through their wheels.  To each their own!  However, there is one area that I just plain do not understand.  What’s up with the dangling debris hanging from rear view mirrors?

 

My exhaustive research has turned up everything from the traditional air fresheners, to the clichéd tumbling dice.  The list includes prayer beads and Mardi Gras beads, St.

Matt Cutts Live, YouTube Live Streaming and Google Correlate

Matt Cutts Live, YouTube Live Streaming and Google Correlate

So there I was playing Farmville/Gagaville while tweeting and not doing any work and I saw this tweet from Matt Cutts.

 

Well hey… that sounds interesting. So I Skyped my search nerds, Alex and Monica, and we followed along for the hour and a half information fire hose from Google’s famous employee.

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Greely Night of Excellence

Greely Night of Excellence

Last night, the night of excellence took place. There was an art show, and they also read out the names of students who made honor roll. My older sister had a few art pieces there and went as well. It was a lot of fun, and a lot of people got awards and such. It was a wonderful time, and the Inkwell, Greely High School's literary and art magazine our school makes every year sold very well.

Greely Tennis Loss

Greely Tennis Loss

Greely lost today against Cape in our earlier game. The courts were slick, and many people weren't on their game. One of our players' back was hurting. The score was 2-3 and Cape won. This was our last match before playoffs, we may be in them. Here's to hoping!