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5 Simple Things Nonprofits Didn't Know They Could Do With Social Media

5 Simple Things Nonprofits Didn't Know They Could Do With Social Media

This week I was fortunate to work with a great room of local nonprofits on the current state of social media and how nonprofits are utilizing these tools. At the end of the event, I heard from a few of the attendees on how surprised they were at some of the things they can do with social media, that they had never heard of before.

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Optimizing Your Business Facebook Page

Optimizing Your Business Facebook Page

Last week we noticed that Facebook is now allowing Page owners to change their username or vanity URL. Before now, the username you chose was permanent – no ifs, ands or buts about it

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Maine Boat Yards Will Open to the Public August 13-14


Maine Built Boats Inc. presents annual Open Boat Yard Days.
 
JUNE 27, 2012 - MAINE - Boat yards throughout Maine will open their doors to the general public August 13-14 for tours, discussions and interviews. Locals and tourists alike are invited to stop by any of the participating yards during their regular business hours to get an insider's view of the craftsmanship involved in the boat construction and repair processes among Maine boat yards. The Open Boat Yard Days event is produced annually by Maine Built Boats Inc.

Testing Your Website on Multiple Mobile Devices

Testing Your Website on Multiple Mobile Devices

The whole world is going mobile! We have talked a lot about mobile marketing and creating mobile sites but what if you just want to know how your current site looks on a variety of mobile devices?

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X-ray Vision For Maine Health Care Providers

X-ray Vision For Maine Health Care Providers

I was once an x-ray tech at Maine Medical Center. I didn’t have x-ray vision, but I was skilled at aiming a beam of radiation at the appropriate body part. When I first started my training, we developed the x-rays by hand. I still remember the smell of the chemicals in the darkroom. It was a big deal when we switched to automatic processing, but we’d still have to go into the darkroom to unload the film from the cassette and feed it into the processor. Patient’s x-rays were kept in large brown envelopes in the radiology department’s file room. When space got tight old films were carted off to a storeroom someplace else in the hospital.