A New Website For Me!

I made the plunge a few weeks ago and decided to finally do it: get my website designed for me. You may say, "Don't you know how to design websites, Nicole, I mean you work for a web company!" Here's the thing. I have no design experience. (Why do...

Review of MaineCreates.com

I met Matt Zito at that SMBIZ4ME Conference I went to last week. I had done a little work before with Maine's Creative Economy (one of my old bosses is on the Maine Arts Commission). I enjoyed talking with him and the idea of having a place online to connect...

Three Things To Make You Mad

Ignore Them Or Learn About Them: One Way Or Another, They Aren’t Going Away So there were multiple things going on in the news this week that would make even an even keeled optimist like myself fume just a little. You have the option of ignoring these things but...

Money In The News

For your midweek news roundup…Gold is through the roof…You’ll be getting that rebate check by May 16…Some people are hoarding…I mean investing in copper…75% of Americans think we’re in a recession, but it won’t be...

Making A Web Page 101

Remember a few days ago when I got really excited about buying my very own domain name and how it took me an hour to figure out how to make Typepad point to my new address. The good news I did it right. The bad news? Well, sometimes I’m not the brightest bulb in...