Orkut vs. Facebook

Both social networking site, Orkut and Facebook, were launched in 2004. I find this interesting as I look at the two sites together and their obvious similarities, especially as Orkut shut down in September 2014 and Facebook is still going strong. Orkut was popular in Brazil. Its “original purpose was for users to find communitiesContinue reading “Orkut vs. Facebook”

To Market or Not to Market? That is the question.

Last night I was going through my e-mails and I saw this group discussion on LinkedIn. I check this out regularly because in some cases they have useful information. The topic of this particular discussion revolved around marketing. Every writer knows marketing can be difficult and a new skill each must learn to endeavor through.Continue reading “To Market or Not to Market? That is the question.”