How to: Adding a Featured Image in WordPress

1. In functions.php: add_theme_support( ‘post-thumbnails’ ); 2. To display featured images in your theme, you need to edit your templates and add this line of code where you want to display the featured image: 3. To set custom size in functions.php: set_post_thumbnail_size( 50, 50); 4. To add additional image sizes: // Image size for single […]

Online Reputation Management Dead?!

Last week, I attended a seminar on Online Reputation Management in downtown Toronto. The main discussion in the seminar was whether online reputation management is dead or not. Important reputation management figures were cited, including Don Sorensen, President of Big Blue Robot Digital Marketing Firm. I share similar sentiments as Sorenson, who argues that “online […]

6 Common Prospecting Errors to Avoid in Online Marketing

New clients are your lifeblood and frequently are the most expensive areas of investment. Sometimes we move so fast that we don’t slow down to think about what we’re doing or saying, how we’re doing it or saying it and if it’s the most effective way for us to get from “Point A to Point […]

Cute Comic: When Adults Don’t “Get” Cloud Computing


10 Clever Uses For Google Search You May Not Have Known About

Searching on Google is not just about putting in the right keywords, and you definitely don’t need to understand what Hummingbird is all about. Google’s search application is a powerful tool that can do a lot of things. Moreover, you don’t need to be a geek or a computer genius to use these features. They […]

An Actual (Coffee?) Shop Sign Regarding Wifi

Problem: meta name=’viewport” content=”width=device-width” Doesn’t Work for Smartphone

Try: <meta name=”viewport” content=”width=device-width; initial-scale=0.9; maximum-scale=0.9; minimum-scale=0.9;” /> Making “initial-scale=0.9″ and “maximum-scale=0.9″ will make the screen stable on small screens as well. Courtesy:

WHM/CPanel: Letting WordPress Users Install Themes and Plugins Without FTP Credentials

Quick answer: Put this in the user’s wp-config.php file: define(‘FS_METHOD’, ‘direct’); and it results in a non-suPHP cPanel server to allow the user-friendly plugin/theme installer to work. The other option would be to switch to “SuPHP” however from experience that “switch” kills WordPress websites. The wp-config edit is much safer and works. Courtesy:

The Oatmeal’s Stance on the new Apple Watch

"Hey bro, you got the time?" "Yeah, it's … hang on. Just a sec. God fucking damnit. " — Matthew Inman (@Oatmeal) September 9, 2014

High Tech Celebrities Raising Awareness for ALS – Lou Gehrig’s Disease – by Dumping Ice Water Buckets on their Heads

It seems to now be the trend for big tech giants to challenge each other to dumping a bucket of ice water on their heads. Most recent has been Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg. Have a look: Bill Gates Post by Bill Gates. Mark Zuckerberg Post by Mark Zuckerberg.