The 25 Worst Passwords of 2013

“If you have a sneaking suspicion that your passwords are bad, we have some upsetting news: They probably are.” If you are still using any of these “top 25” bad passwords …. please, please, please change them right now to a better password. See the bad list on the following page:

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The 9 Dumbest Ways to Measure Social Media

“In the past, Kent Lewis has written extensively on the topic of social media, from platform evaluation and optimization to management and measurement. Today he addresses a troubling trend in social media: meaningless metrics. There are a host of issues created by meaningless metrics, which include but are not limited to: wasting time, wasting money, and…

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20 Things to Banish from the Web in 2013

“Two years ago Chris Lake wrote about the 25 things that will make him leave a website in less than 10 seconds. He covered pop-ups, autosound, and a bunch of other user experience face palms. Sadly, most of these things are still used by perpetrators of various shapes and sizes. In addition, websites can baffle and…

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Avoid a Disaster By Controlling Online Responses

Link: Avoid a Disaster By Controlling Online Responses Learn the proper way of responding to negativity about yourself or your brand on the Internet. Good step-by-step advice. by Lisa Barone (@lisabarone) on @outspokenmedia blog

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5 Brands Most Likely To Be Gone By 2015

Link: 5 Brands Most Likely To Be Gone By 2015 Prophet recently did a survey of 5,000 consumers to see which brands they would put on the deathwatch for 2012-2015. Interesting results. by Scott Davis on Forbes.com

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