Posts by Michelle

AdSense stopped working on my website

On May 20, 2016 after almost 10 years of being a happy, loyal user of Google AdSense my ad units suddenly stop working. Ads stopped displaying, impressions stopped being counted. I searched my account and my websites for changes to code or notices of voilations. All is good … except AdSense ads are not showing…

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Best Skype call experience

My co-workers and I are heavy skype users. It is a convenient way to keep up with quick notes and a cheap way to speak with our workers across the globe. The biggest complaints I have heard are: Inability to remove someone from your list without blocking them. (When you try to simply remove somebody…

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My Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60

My Canon PowerShot SX50HS has been in for repairs for over a month now. In the meantime, I have tried multiple new cameras. My favorite thus far is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60! Initial Review This camera had 3 advantages over the other new cameras I was interested in. It is small in size, it is…

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Google Contributor is finally here!

I was very pleased this morning to see the announcement of Contributor by Google. I have waited a long time for something like this to happen. So what is Contributor? Contributor lets you “contribute” to the websites you visit while minimizing potentially annoying ads. You sign up to spend a certain amount per month. Those…

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RCA Pro10 Tablet with Keyboard Folio – Initial Impression

My mother announced a few days before Thanksgiving that she would like to give my daughter and I tablets for Christmas. With a budget of $100 each, we browsed the deals online and at our local small-town WalMart. We ended up ordering the RCA Pro10 Tablet with Keyboard Folio from WalMart.com . It is a…

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Is Google going to mark my business as closed?

I just received a suspicious phone call from someone claiming to work for a firm that was hired by Google to verify business listings.  (no caller ID number) Their pitch included that “over 30% of businesses listed on Google and Bing have closed” and that businesses they are unable to verify as still open will…

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Is friendly a the new style of professional?

My daughter was delivered by a veterinarian who jokingly compared me to livestock. Her birth certificate was signed in yellow glitter pen. And her 12-year checkup? The PA gave her a smiley for good levels 🙂 I wonder how the professionals of last century would feel about what we are seeing today. Would the majority…

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New for GoDaddy / WildWestDomains Resellers – cPanel hosting and Microsoft Office 365 Subscriptions!

Customer service reps recently verified for me that GoDaddy Resellers will get to offer cPanel webhosting and Microsoft Office 365 Subscriptions! … Even more exciting? We will be able to offer these services at a GREAT price! See my reseller account at www.HarmoniousHosting.com cPanel Webhosting I already offer cPanel webhosting to many of my clients…

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Mailchimp vs Express Email Marketing

I have enjoyed high-fives for sending one of my client’s newsletters via MailChimp for about a year now. Recently, we ran across an old list of contacts. Afraid of jeopardizing our MailChimp list (by people forgetting who we are and marking us as Spam or unsubscribing), we decided to write to those people via Express…

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