Chicago Marathon Snapchat Story October 2015

Although October 11th, 2015 was mainly recognized on Snapchat as a popular football game day, another exciting event took place; The Chicago Marathon sponsored by Bank of America. The Snapchat story opened with a simple geofilter accompanied by the opening statement, “Join 45,000 runners as they wind

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Living Alone in LA

Living Alone in LA

When I found out I’d been accepted for a film internship with the American Film Institute’s Directing Workshop for Women over the summer in Los Angeles, California, I was excited… and scared. But mostly scared. Because I didn’t know anyone in L.A., and I had never been

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“YouTube Kids” – App Review

"YouTube Kids" - App Review

On February 23, 2015, Google released their first product built from the ground up for children: YouTube Kids. I though I’d give it a whirl and post a review online. Below are some of the questions that I had, and what I found out while reviewing this

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How To Recover from a Penguin 3.0 Penalty

How To Recover from a Penguin 3.0 Penalty

If you think your website has been affected by Google’s Penguin 3.0 algorithm change, chances are you have been going about “doing SEO” the wrong way. This article will describe the wrong way, the right way, and what to do moving forward. Has my site been affected

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Google Celebrates Valentine’s Day 2014

Google Celebrates Valentine's Day 2014

Happy Valentine’s Day! Google and Google Plus brought it this year and are spreading the love! February 13, 2014 Google Plus dropped this surprise on us, an AutoAwesome feature. Upload an image of 2 people hugging or smooching and tada, AutoAwesome Hearts. You can keep the image

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What is Google Fiber?

What is Google Fiber?

Google Fiber is a 1GB/s Internet connection. In other words, it’s really fast. We’re talking 200x faster than your average Internet connection. Some packages include HDTV. It is only available in a few places, and for the current list you should visit the Google Fiber page here

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What is the Google Santa Tracker?

What is the Google Santa Tracker?

NORAD has partnered with Microsoft this year to offer the “official Santa Tracker”. The Google Santa Tracker features cool games and nifty features that help you get into the Christmas spirit. You can visit the site here: http://www.google.com/santatracker/ But wait, there’s more! Be sure to visit this

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What is Google Now?

What is Google Now?

Google Now is essentially …. Amazing…. Is Google Now the future of search? Is Google Now the next big thing? Combined with the Hummingbird update and all of the new knowledge graphs, Google Now isn’t going anywhere any time soon. This article is from 2012 but I

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