BizIII Podcasts: August 2007
How Stuff Works is an award winning website with information on how stuff works. It has lots of information in many categories. The site now has videos on how things work.
Friday, August 31st, 2007
Tags: how-stuff-works howstuffworks.com
Small Business Trends is a site with information for Small Business. The site includes articles by experts, a newsletter, user forums, a marketplace of products, and a radio show.
Thursday, August 30th, 2007
The Small Business Administration provides free services to small businesses. They provide planning aides, services, tools and local offices to help small businesses.
Wednesday, August 29th, 2007
Tags: sba small-business-administration
Google provides a free starter set of software for the PC. The set includes Google Software, anti-spyware software, and the complete Sun Office Suite.
Tuesday, August 28th, 2007
Tags: Google-Pack download software
CNET runs a site called download.com which is a great place to find software to download. You can sort by price, by operating system, and by rank either by the CNET editors or consumers. CNET makes sure there is no spyware.
Monday, August 27th, 2007
Tags: CNET download.com software
Click Tale provides a new exciting way to measure website analytics. It measures actual visitor behavior on the website. Sign up, watch a movie, and then understand behavior.
Friday, August 24th, 2007
Create Space provides a way to create and sell content online. It is on-demand publishing. Distribution is through Amazon.com. There are no setup fees.
Thursday, August 23rd, 2007
Tags: on-demand-publishing books
Launch Tags is a website that allows people to create mini pages on any topic. It is a fill in the blanks site on any topic. Create a page and get a link back to your website or blog.
Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007
Tags: launchtags.com internet promotion
The Next Internet Millionaire is the first Internet reality show. The contestants compete to partner on an Internet Marketing project.
Tuesday, August 21st, 2007
Tags: reality-show internet-marketing
Blog 2 Print is a service that converts a Blog done on the Google Blogger system into a book. It provides a widget to put on the blog to sell the book. The blogger gets 20% of the book price.
Monday, August 20th, 2007
Tags: blogs print book blog2print
zoho.com provides a full suite of online office tools. Most of the tools are available free. Zoho now has 300,000 users and is adding products rapidly.
Friday, August 17th, 2007
Tags: internet online-office
Baynote taps into the invisible crowd to help businesses improve their conversion rate. Baynote tracks behavior of people when they visit the website.
Thursday, August 16th, 2007
Tags: internet baynote.com conversion-rate
The Internet is starting to look like the new mean streets. We discuss two news stories. MySpace deleted 29,000 pedophiles. USA Today reported on various problems on the Internet.
Wednesday, August 15th, 2007
Tags: internet meanness
ubroadcast.com is a website that allows you to host your own internet radio show. There are other services that can do this, but ubroadcast.com is a very straight forward way to creat an Internet radio show.
Tuesday, August 14th, 2007
Tags: internet radio ubroadcast.com
biznik.com is a social network for independent professionals. Biznik brings people and business together. There are global connections and local meetings.
Monday, August 13th, 2007
Tags: internet biznik.com business-networking
asseenonpc.com is a website that promotes products. Its motto - as seen on PC - derives from the old as seen on TV motto often used in advertising.
Friday, August 10th, 2007
Tags: internet asseenonpc.com
startupnation.com is a website that is by entrepreneurs for entrepreneus. It is the largest online community of startups. It is free website with lots of good information.
Thursday, August 9th, 2007
Tags: internet startupnation.com
We review some social shopping sites. Social Shopping websites combine Social Media functionality with shopping information to help you shop more intelligently.
Wednesday, August 8th, 2007
Tags: internet social-shopping
dailylit.com is a way to read books by having a bit of the book sent everyday using either email or RSS. Take 5 minutes out of your email reading to read a part of a book.
Tuesday, August 7th, 2007
Tags: books dailylit.com
We discuss six websites that do people search using various techniques. If you are searching for someone on the Internet, here are six services to try.
Monday, August 6th, 2007
Tags: internet search people-search
Squidoo.com is a website where anyone can create a webpage or lens by filling in the blanks. It is also potentially a way to make money because any earned ad revenue is shared.
Friday, August 3rd, 2007
Tags: internet squidoo.com
Video is about perception - we review businessbibs.com that sells pseudo business suits as bibs that velcro up the back to use in videos.
Thursday, August 2nd, 2007
Tags: video businessbibs.com
We review 4 different websites that provide audio on the internet - evoca.com, odeo.com, yackpack.com and waxmail.com.
Wednesday, August 1st, 2007
Tags: internet audio evoca.com odeo.com yackpack.com waxmail.com