Delivery & Read Receipts in Outlook

I got a request for some help with this particular topic this morning so thought I'd pass it along. First of all, I think it's worth mentioning the difference between the two: a delivery notification means that the email was delivered to the server & a read receipt means the email was actually opened by someone on the other end of the message. Another point worth mentioning is that the user opening your message will normally have to "ok" you getting the notification that your message has … [Read more...]

Social Media – Where to Start?

Not sure where to begin when it comes to social media? A good place to start is determining who your target audience is or will be. According to an article titled Social Demographics: Who's Using Today's Biggest Networks on Mashable, more than 66% of adults are connected to one or more social media platforms. They've included an infographic to help you sort out who's using what and more details to help you get started. … [Read more...]

Let’s Roll

After a lot of encouragement from friends & family (we'll call it that because I'm not clear on where the line is between encouragement & harassment) I'm finally getting the ball rolling on my own site. I know, I know...I'm a computer nerd & I am SUPPOSED to have my own site. I could make you a long list of reasons why it's taken me so long but I'll spare you. We're all busy & the point of this whole thing is to try to add some value to the wonderful world of the web instead of … [Read more...]